A sessions court here Friday sentenced five CPI(M) workers to life imprisonment for hacking to death a BJP activist in 2008. Thalassery Additional District Sessions court judge P N Vinod also slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh each on the convicts for murdering K V Surendran (62). The court sentenced Thiruvangod residents Akhilesh (35), […]

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Ishrat Jahan, a petitioner in the triple talaq case, Friday claimed she had not received police protection despite her representation earlier this week alleging threat to her life. She also alleged that her landlord was exerting pressure on her to move out of her house. In a complaint lodged at Golabari police station in Howrah […]

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India has strongly rejected Pakistans references to Kashmir during the Non Aligned Movement (NAM) Ministerial Meeting in Venezuela, saying the global forum can never be a platform for a self-serving narrative that aims to undermine the territorial integrity of one nation by another State. The NAM needs to be in the vanguard of those addressing […]

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BSP chief Mayawati on Monday asked the RSS to shed its anti-reservation mindset, saying reservation was a constitutional provision and disturbing it would be an injustice. A day after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said there should be a conversation in a harmonious atmosphere between those in favour of reservation and those against […]

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CBI arrests Chidambaram: For Congress stalwart and former Union minister P Chidambaram, the week has so far been a pretty troublesome one. The high drama and with the central agencies intensifying their investigation into his alleged role in the INX Media money laundering case, things only look to be getting tougher for him. Chidambaram, who […]

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