The gangrape of a 23-year-old physiotherapist continued to anger and outrage readers on our website. Several of them commented on our stories, saluting the rape survivor for her courage and demanding strict punishment for her culprits. Here is some of our most popular stories on December 23.
Salman Khan 'will marry after Jodhpur, Mumbai court verdicts'The superstar has finally put to rest questions pertaining to his marriage, saying he will think about tying the knot only after the verdicts of Jodhpur and Mumbai courts in the blackbuck and vehicle mishap cases against him. Read more. Gujarat polls: How Congress shot itself in the foot Internal sabotage and squabbling has emerged as one of the major factors behind the Congress party's poor show in the Gujarat assembly polls. Read more Judge suggested chemical castration 2 yrs ago Though the impassioned pleas for chemical castration of rape accused have reached a crescendo in the wake of the gruesome gangrape of a 23-year-old girl, a Delhi additional sessions judge had suggested the same close to two years back. Read more Cong not helping quota bill, but support stands: Mayawati Even as she hit out against the Congress for its "suspect and non-serious" commitment towards ensuring the passage of the SC/ST Quota in Promotions Bill, Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati pledged her party's support to UPA-II for the remaining one-and-a-half years of its term. Read more