UP minister booked for bid to frame activist, husband in rape cases

Lucknow, July 09: Uttar Pradesh Mining Minister Gayatri Prajapati was booked on a complaint by social activist Nutan Thakur for attempting to border her and her IPS husband Amitabh Thakur in false cases of rape, police told a court here on Thursday.

Uttar Pradesh State Women’s Commission chairperson Jarina…

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SC hands over Vyapam probe to CBI

New Delhi, July 09: The Supreme Court on Thursday handed  over to the CBI the investigation into the criminal cases related to the Vyapam scam and over forty deaths connected to that. The CBI can begin its probe from Monday.

The apex court bench headed by magistrate H.L. Dattu…

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Modi meets Iranian president

Ufa (Russia), July 09: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of the BRICS and SCO summits.

Modi, who met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping, command his 1st bilateral on Thursday with Rouhani.

The talks with Rouhani return…

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Chouhan offers job to Akshay Singh's family member

New Delhi, July 09: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursay secure an unbiased probe into the death of journalist Akshay Singh, who was coverage on the Vyapam scam, and offered employment to a family member.

Chouhan met the dead journalist’s family here and guaranteed them of…

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Need for substantive representation of women on boards: Maneka

New Delhi, July 09: There is a compelling need for substantive representation of women on the boards of companies rather than a token representation through family members, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said here on Wednesday.

Gandhi also expressed concern that though the ministry of corporate affairs and…

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