Wednesday, 18 May, 2022

Topic: gangrape

UP govt to give plot, job to family member of Balrampur rape victim, says BJP MLA

BJP MLA Palturam from Balrampur, who met the victim's family, said that the Yogi Adityanath government will also give Rs 2 lakh as financial assistance.

Why Rahul & Priyanka Gandhi were arrested — the laws they broke in their march to Hathras

Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi were arrested Thursday afternoon after UP Police blocked their march to Hathras.

CBI’s ‘history of acquittals’, and midnight ‘cremation’ for Hathras woman

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Hathras woman was not raped, forensic report shows no sperm, claims UP Police

UP ADGP Prashant Kumar said the postmortem, which was conducted by a team of doctors in Delhi, established the death was caused by trauma of her neck injury.

Republic says police had no business cremating Hathras victim, NDTV asks who ordered last rites

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Hathras woman’s family says they know what would have saved her — ‘being a Pandit or Thakur’

The family of the Hathras woman who died Tuesday after a brutal gang rape says nobody would have dared to do such a thing had she belonged to ‘Thakur or Pandit community’.

News channels’ diverted attention, and how ‘society’s mirror’ ignores farmers

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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad, Delhi unit head detained by UP Police, claim associates

According to functionaries of Azad Samaj Party, the two men went missing after 10 pm on Tuesday while on their way to Hathras accompanying the family of the gang-rape victim.

Times Now debates Amnesty ‘witch hunt’, India Today questions UP Police over Hathras gangrape

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Bhim Army protests at Safdarjung Hospital, demands death penalty for Hathras rape culprits

The 19-year-old Dalit woman, who was gang-raped a fortnight ago, succumbed to her injuries Tuesday morning after she was shifted to Safdarjung Hospital on Monday.

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Chinese economy is feeling the heat. Blame Xi’s political Lysenkoism, vaccination policy

Smarting from the failures of his Great Leap Forward campaign, which hit the economy hard, Mao launched the 1962 war with India to rally the nation behind him.
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Tata in acquisition talks with as many as 5 brands, to bolster position in consumer goods sector

The conglomerate will likely face stiff competition in the sector from existing global giants such as Unilever, as well as Indian tycoon Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries.


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China building ‘bigger, broader’ 2nd bridge at Pangong Tso that can carry armoured columns

China's People's Liberation Army aims for multiple routes to counter any possible operations by the Indian forces on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso in the future.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.