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Delhi Man Gets 20 Years In Jail For Sexually Assaulting Boy

Delhi Man Gets 20 Years In Jail For Sexually Assaulting Boy

Asian News International | Tuesday June 25, 2024, New Delhi

A Delhi Court has sentenced a man to a 20-year jail term under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for sexually assaulting a boy.

"Would Have Been Better...": BJP MP On Not Able To Take Oath In Bhojpuri

"Would Have Been Better...": BJP MP On Not Able To Take Oath In Bhojpuri

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2024, New Delhi

As several MPs took oath in their mother tongue in Lok Sabha on Monday, BJP MP from Saran in Bihar Rajiv Pratap Rudy rued the fact that he could not take the oath in Bhojpuri.

Mother Kills Newborn Daughter To "Settle Scores" With Husband In J&K

Mother Kills Newborn Daughter To "Settle Scores" With Husband In J&K

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2024, Rajouri

A woman allegedly killed her eight-day-old newborn daughter by leaving her in a nearly dry pond under direct sunlight, causing the baby to die from heat, hunger and thirst in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, officials said on Monday.

Man Beaten To Death In Assam Over Allegations Of Cellphone Theft

Man Beaten To Death In Assam Over Allegations Of Cellphone Theft

NDTV News Desk | Tuesday June 25, 2024

A man suspected of stealing a cellphone from a house in Assam's Sivasagar district, has been beaten to death by the locals. Palu Gowala, 27, was taken to the hospital by the police where he succumbed to his injuries.

President Doupadi Murmu Hosts Dinner For PM Modi-Led Union Council of Ministers

President Doupadi Murmu Hosts Dinner For PM Modi-Led Union Council of Ministers

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2024, New Delhi

President Droupadi Murmu on Monday hosted a dinner for the Union Council of Ministers led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Rashrapati Bhavan here.

CBI Takes Over 5 Cases Of Alleged Irregularities In NEET-UG

CBI Takes Over 5 Cases Of Alleged Irregularities In NEET-UG

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024

The CBI on Monday took over five new cases of alleged malpractices in the medical entrance exam NEET-UG that were being investigated by police in Gujarat, Rajasthan and Bihar.

Run Bulldozers On Drugs-Linked Pub: Eknath Shinde To Cops After Viral Video

Run Bulldozers On Drugs-Linked Pub: Eknath Shinde To Cops After Viral Video

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024, Mumbai

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde on Monday spoke to Pune police commissioner Amitesh Kumar and directed him to initiate strict action against illegal pubs and bulldoze all structures flouting building rules.

Women, 30, Hires Henchman To Burn Ex-Boyfriend's Face, Arrested In Delhi: Cops

Women, 30, Hires Henchman To Burn Ex-Boyfriend's Face, Arrested In Delhi: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024, New Delhi

A 30-year-old female graphic designer and a henchman, who she had hired to burn the face of her ex-boyfriend, have been arrested in outer Delhi's Nihal Vihar area, an officer said on Monday.

"Goosebumps", "Nerves", "Elation": First Reactions From First-Time MPs

"Goosebumps", "Nerves", "Elation": First Reactions From First-Time MPs

Reported by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra | Monday June 24, 2024, New Delhi

The 18th Lok Sabha convened today, where 280 first-time MPs are set to take oath. The momentous occasion elicited a medley of reactions from them -- goosebumps to nervousness and everything in between.

"Need To Strengthen" Ahead Of 2026 Assembly Polls: AAP Dissolves Party In Assam

"Need To Strengthen" Ahead Of 2026 Assembly Polls: AAP Dissolves Party In Assam

Asian News International | Monday June 24, 2024, New Delhi

Aam Aadmi Party announced on Monday the dissolution of the party with immediate effect in Assam in view of the upcoming assembly elections in the state.

Replace Mumbai Unit Chief, Congress Leaders Write To Mallikarjun Kharge

Replace Mumbai Unit Chief, Congress Leaders Write To Mallikarjun Kharge

Reported by Radhika Ramaswamy | Monday June 24, 2024, Mumbai

Sixteen senior Maharashtra Congress leaders have written to party chief Mallikarjun Kharge demanding that its Mumbai unit chief Varsha Gaikwad be replaced to strengthen the party ahead of upcoming state poll.

Jammu Paper Leak "Kingpin" Under Scanner Amid NEET-NET Row: Sources

Jammu Paper Leak "Kingpin" Under Scanner Amid NEET-NET Row: Sources

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar | Monday June 24, 2024, New Delhi

An alleged kingpin of a paper leak in Jammu and Kashmir is being probed by the Enforcement Directorate to see if he has links to the irregularities in the NEET-UG and UGC-NET exams.

Sanskrit, Dogri, Odia: Linguistic Diversity At Lok Sabha Oath Ceremony

Sanskrit, Dogri, Odia: Linguistic Diversity At Lok Sabha Oath Ceremony

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024

The Lok Sabha witnessed a display of linguistic diversity on Monday, with the newly-elected MPs taking their oaths in English and Indian languages, including Sanskrit, Hindi, Dogri, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati and Odia.

"Attempt Made To Kill Me During BJD Regime": New Odisha Chief Minister

"Attempt Made To Kill Me During BJD Regime": New Odisha Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024, Keonjhar (Odisha)

Odisha Chief Minister Mohan Charan Majhi on Monday alleged there was an attempt to kill him during the regime of the previous BJD government by hurling bombs.

Jailed Baramullah MP Forced To Sit Out During Lok Sabha Oath Ceremony

Jailed Baramullah MP Forced To Sit Out During Lok Sabha Oath Ceremony

Press Trust of India | Monday June 24, 2024, New Delhi

Abdul Rashid Sheikh could not take oath as a member of the 18th Lok Sabha on Monday despite his name being called as he is lodged in jail since 2019 after being charged by the NIA in a terror-funding case.

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