In a sensational claim, the lawyers of Mukesh Singh (32), who is facing death sentence in the Nirbhaya case, told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that he had a "living death" experience in Tihar Jail, where he was even "sexually abused." Also, his co-accused in the Nirbhaya case was murdered and did not commit suicide in the jail. Four days ahead of the scheduled execution of death penalty, by hanging at the crack of dawn on February 1, the Supreme Court reserved its ruling on Mukesh Singh’s plea against rejection of his mercy plea by the President. Senior advocate Anjana Prakash told the court that Mukesh was tortured and put in solitary confinement in Tihar Jail, even before rejection of his mercy plea and this was unconstitutional.
After IndiGo suspended Kunal Kamra from flying on account of "unacceptable behaviour", Kunal Kamra responded saying he had "politely asked" Arnab Goswami for a conversation and later gave the news anchor "a monologue about what I felt about his journalism".
Indrani Mukerjea claimed that while the expert, who conducted the postmortem on the skeleton in 2012 said there was no grey matter found inside the skull and that it was cut open by him for examination, the skeleton exhumed in 2015 had no visible cuts on its skull.
Taking strong objection to exclusion of Muslims in the new citizenship law, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee says India has a long history of supporting persecuted migrants and should not turn on one community now.
Raising concern that the policy initiatives of the Congress were not being implemented by the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government, Deora sought the establishment of a mechanism to ensure that poll promises made by the party are implemented.
New Delhi, Jan 28: Harmeet Singh, a top Khalistan terrorist involved in the killing of several Hindu leaders in Punjab has been killed near Lahore. He was killed by a local gang over a financial dispute that stemmed out of a
The committee, headed by Additional Chief Secretary (Finance) Manoj Saunik, submitted its recommendations to the Chief Minister s Office on Tuesday.
Mohit claimed it was a one-sided love affair. She had been calling him for the last three days and my brother was not responding, Mohit claimed.
Makkal Needhi Maiam president Kamal Haasan took to Twitter to share a video of Arvind Kejriwal, where he is heard stating the achievements of his government in the national capital.
The Australia Open quarterfinal match between Roger Federer and Tennys Sandgren turned out to be an exciting affair as the match went down to the wire with Roger Federer emerging as the winner. Federer won the match 6-3, 2-6, 2-6, 7-6, 6-3. Chair umpire Marijana Veljovic proved to be up to the task when chance called upon her.
Sobbing at times, the woman described how Harvey Weinstein turned a friendly meeting at his Manhattan apartment in June 2006 into a terrifying ordeal that had her contemplating escape plans as he forcibly performed oral sex on her.
The speech was circulated on WhatsApp following which the university formed an internal inquiry panel suspecting that it was done to malign the image of the varsity and the VC.
Mumbai: In what can spell trouble for Hindu right-wing leaders Milind Ekbote and Manohar Bhide, an activist, who approached the judicial commission presently hearing the Bhima-Koregaon riots case, has accused former Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for protecting the duo, who, he claims, are the 'main culprits' for the violence. The activist has accordingly urged the commission to summon Fadnavis and call him for examination. Activist Sanjay Lakhe-Patil, founder of Karmveer Pratishthan, has moved an application before the commission comprising of Chief Justice (retd) J N Patel and Sumit Mullick, former chief secretary of Maharashtra.
"When getting an Aadhar card made is difficult for people in rural areas and the poor in urban areas where will the people get all the documents to prove their citizenship,'' Narayan Tripathi said.
The recurring themes in their conversation with passers-by are saving the Constitution, how CAA and NRC are "draconian", and the secular nature of the ongoing protests.
'I swam here today as we are in a climate emergency. We need immediate action from all nations to protect our planet.'
An aging Iranian passenger airliner carrying 144 people crash-landed on a runway and skidded onto a major highway next to an airport on Monday, the latest crash in the Islamic Republic as US sanctions bar it from parts or new aircraft.
Showing minor injuries he sustained on the face, back and leg, Harjit Singh, who screamed CAA waapas lo in the middle of Shah s address, said he did not anticipate such an aggressive response from the crowd.
On the eve of India's 71st Republic Day, President Ram Nath Kovind approved awards of 409 gallantry and other defence decorations for officials from the armed forces. Amongst them, Captain A Ranjith Kumar of the 23rd battalion, Parachute Regiment was selected for the Army's Sena Medal (Gallantry). According to a report by The Hindu, Kumar has been selected for his role in an operation in Kashmir.
After lodging the case and arresting six persons, the police had also released pictures of 19 protesters announcing a reward of Rs 5,000 each for information leading to their arrest.
The Washington Post suspended one of its reporters, Felicia Sonmez, after she posted tweets Sunday about Kobe Bryant in the hours after his death