- Mar 04, 2015 16:04 IST
The Delhi high court on Wednesday allowed an Uber cab driver accused of rape to re-examine the alleged victim and 12 prosecution witnesses, saying the move was necessary to ensure a free trial.
- Mar 04, 2015 12:37 IST
There was talk among locals that she had been raped and had allegedly told some of them that the culprit was a local priest. The police, however, denied any rape and said the 43-year-old lady had been admitted to District Hospital for treatment.
- Mar 04, 2015 12:35 IST
A criminal, Ali Ahmad alias ‘Dr Salim’, who allegedly had links with Pakistan’s ISI, was arrested in Naka area late on Tuesday night. He was carrying a reward of Rs. 15,000 on his head, after he escaped from police custody in Lucknow around four years ago.
- Mar 04, 2015 12:29 IST
Taking a cue from the ‘Make in India’ theme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the IIA aims to manufacture and export bullet-proof jackets and helmets, which were being imported till now. Bullet-proof jackets manufactured with indigenous raw material in Lucknow - that’s Indian Industries Association’s (IIA) next venture in the state capital.
- Mar 04, 2015 11:25 IST
The 21-member national executive (NE) of the Aam Aadmi Party will meet on Wednesday to decide the future role of veterans Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav in the party that looks split between the duo and Arvind Kejriwal’s backers.
- Mar 04, 2015 10:57 IST
With an aim to encourage parents on the birth of a girl child, the Nagaur district administration has taken up the ‘Lado Rani’ initiative that includes distributing special kits and booklets, detailing all schemes and programmes at government hospitals.
- Mar 04, 2015 10:48 IST
Persistent hunger and unbearable headache led a mother to kill her daughters, aged 1 and 3 years, the accused’s statement to the police has revealed. According to the police, she killed her daughters after administering them milk with push pins in it.
- Mar 04, 2015 09:52 IST
Twenty minutes into the film — just as convict Mukesh Singh’s controversial interview begins — one phone rings, then another. Advisors to the filmmakers call to tell them that they are “under threat of arrest.”
- Mar 04, 2015 08:28 IST
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal may not attend the AAP's national executive meeting which has been called on Wednesday to decide whether two of its senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan will remain in the party's political affairs committee.
- Mar 04, 2015 01:01 IST
Permission to filmmaker Leslee Udwin for interviewing December 16 gang rape accused Mukesh Singh in Tihar was cleared by the Union home ministry way back in July 2013 when the UPA government was in power, sources said.
- Mar 04, 2015 00:05 IST
When the Aam Aadmi Party had formed the government in Delhi in early 2013, Nepal’s former PM and Maoist ideologue, Baburam Bhattarai, had hailed it as a ‘departure from dirty, traditional politics’.
- Mar 03, 2015 16:26 IST
Aam Aadmi Party founding member Shanti Bhushan called for truce in the party on Tuesday, hours after his son and party leader Prashant Bhushan virtually accused Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal of running a personality cult.
- Mar 03, 2015 15:20 IST
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal is scheduled to take 10 days off from work for naturopathy treatment starting March 5, sources in the Aam Aadmi Party said on Tuesday. Kejriwal would leave for Bangalore a day after the party's national executive meeting on Wednesday, the sources added.
- Mar 03, 2015 13:12 IST
It has been a while since undercurrents of dissent started swirling within the Aam Aadmi Party. The murmurs became louder and stronger with a letter written by Admiral L Ramdas, the AAP's internal lokpal, pointing out the growing resentment within the party's ranks and the need to analyse Arvind Kejriwal's position as the national convener.
- Mar 03, 2015 09:27 IST
Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan said on Tuesday he felt the AAP should be absolutely firm on its ethical principles but Delhi chief minister and party convener Arvind Kejriwal once told him they needed to make certain compromises in politics.