Kishtwar protest LIVE Updates: The attack comes days ahead of the panchayat polls in the state which will be held in nine phases starting November 17.
Son of late BJP leader Sewa Ram Parihar, Anil Parihar was an influential leader of the region. He was considered a moderate and had a sizeable support base even among Muslims.
Both the accused were also awarded three years rigorous imprisonment for abducting the victim, besides a fine of Rs 60,000 each. Both the sentences shall run concurrently, Principal Sessions Judge Zabair Ahmed Raza said.
The West Bengal Board of Secondary Education has received around 9,000 applications from residents of Assam for issuing duplicate admit cards of the secondary examination conducted before 1973, WBBSE president Kalyanmoy Ganguly said.
“If my brothers and sisters... are being subjected to persecution, then we will give them protection. We will stand by them if no one gives them support. We will love them and provide them shelter in our own way,” Mamata Banerjee said.
Rakesh Asthana is accused of accepting a bribe of Rs 3 crore to avoid action by the CBI in an investigation against meat exporter Moin Qureshi.
Prime Minister tweeted greetings to all the five states of Kerala, Karanataka, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Chhattisgarh, celebrating their foundation day, in their respective languages and wished happiness and wellbeing for the people.
Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi had earlier stressed on the need to fill in the vacancies in the lower judiciary, addressing the challenge of pendency of cases.
The ED Wednesday had opposed Chidambaram's anticipatory bail plea and sought custodial interrogation of the former union minister in the money laundering case
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday told the apex court that it would be difficult to declare Agra a 'heritage city', as proposed by the Centre last month.
For months, the 19-year-old from a village in Haryana’s Rewari district who was gangraped on September 12 had been preparing for the government job exam.
On Sunday, Father Stephen Kottakkal of St Mary’s Church in Karickamala had ordered Sister Lucy Kalappura to keep away from distributing Holy Communion and holding Catechism classes.
Sidharth Shukla is very protective: Arti Singh