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18 July, 2018 7:04 PM Cabinet Nod To Bill For Death Penalty For Rape Of Girl Below 12 Years

A bill, which provides for stringent punishment including death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years, will be introduced in the Monsoon Session of Parliament, which began on Wednesday. The decision was taken today at a meeting of the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad 49

7 June, 2018 11:22 AM Kathua rape and murder: Pathankot court frames charges against seven accused

The district and sessions court in Pathankot on June 7 framed charges against seven of the eight accused of raping and murdering an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district, officials said. The eighth accused in the case is a juvenile. The trial in the case began on May 31 with the seven accused being produced before the district and sessions 42

5 May, 2018 4:32 AM Kathua rape case lawyer gets a pat on the back from Harry Potter star Emma Watson

NEW DELHI: "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has tweeted her support to Deepika Singh Rajawat, the lawyer representing the family of the girl who was raped and murdered in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir."All power to Deepika Singh Rajawat," tweeted Watson while reacting to a photo article on the lawyer. Rajawat had claimed that she received death threats 70

1 May, 2018 10:44 AM Parents Responsible For Incidents Of Rape, Says BJP Legislator Surendra Singh

The BJP legislator also said that children should not be given undue freedom and asked parents not to give mobile phones to them. Ballia, UP: BJP legislator from Uttar Pradesh Surendra Singh has said that parents are responsible for the increasing incidents of rape and should not let their children roam around freely. The legislator from Bairia in Ballia 55

19 April, 2018 11:14 AM Amitabh Bachchan finds Kathua rape case ‘terrible'

MUMBAI: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan finds it "terrible" to even think about the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. Amitabh, who is an active spokesperson for girl child rights, was present at the song launch of his upcoming film 102 Not Out here on Thursday when he was asked to comment on the outrage 50

18 April, 2018 7:56 PM Rape of a child is a crime against society, says PM

Mr. Modi mentions Kathua, Unnao incidents at diaspora meet. The rape of a little girl was a ‘crime against society’ but playing a ‘blame game’ was an even ‘bigger mistake’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at a diaspora event in central London on Wednesday. Mr. Modi also spoke on the decision to launch surgical strikes in Kashmir in 2016. “To people 83

16 April, 2018 7:07 AM How Swara Bhaskar Came to Kareena Kapoor and Taimur Ali Khan's Rescue!

The Veere Di Wedding girls are much more than just co-stars. Whether it was Sonam Kapoor who stood up for rumours of a cat fight on sets or now Swara standing up for Kareena, they’ve always got each other’s back. Proving the strength of their bond, Swara recently shut down a troll who targeted Kareena Kapoor for being married to Saif, who’s a Muslim 87

16 April, 2018 2:10 AM Trial in Kathua rape and murder case begins amid outrage on Monday

 The trial will be conducted against eight accused who allegedly held the minor girl in captivity in a village temple in Kathua district. The trial in the brutal gangrape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir is slated to begin on Monday. The trial will be conducted against eight accused who allegedly held the minor girl in captivity 55

14 April, 2018 6:00 PM Suspended law student refutes college’s charge

Suspended student of Government Law College, Coimbatore, R. Priya, has countered the allegation that she had misbehaved in the classroom and tried to provoke students. College Principal K.S. Gopalakrishnan suspended her on April 13 on charge that she provoked students on caste and communal lines and instigated them to protest against the government 56

13 April, 2018 8:21 AM Maneka wants death penalty for rape of minors under 12 years

With the uproar over the rape and murder of a minor girl in Kathua, the Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today said that she favours bringing an amendment to the POCSO Act for rape of minors below 12 years. “I am deeply disturbed by the rape case in Kathua and all the recent rape cases on children. I, and the ministry intend to bring 39