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Naidu rejects impeachment motion against Chief Justice Misra

Naidu rejects impeachment motion against Chief Justice Misra

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday rejected the Congress-led opposition's notice for impeachment of Chief Justice Dipak Misra.



Student injured in Kashmir clashes

Student injured in Kashmir clashes

Srinagar, April 23 (IANS) Clashes erupted in the Kashmir Valley on Monday as people protesting against the rape and murder of a young girl pelted stones at soldiers. A student sustained pellet injuries in Anantnag town.

Nashville Mayor demands stricter gun laws following restaurant shooting

Nashville Mayor demands stricter gun laws following restaurant shooting

Washington, April 23 (IANS) Nashville Mayor David Briley has demanded for stricter gun laws following a shooting incident that killed four people at a restaurant in the Tennessee state capital, the media reported.

Modi, Xi to meet in China on April 27-28

Modi, Xi to meet in China on April 27-28

Beijing, April 22 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to China to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on April 27-28, it was announced on Sunday.

President okays ordinance for death to child rapists

President okays ordinance for death to child rapists

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday approved an ordinance to provide death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below age 12 years besides clearing another ordinance to confiscate property of fugitive economic offenders.

Yechury re-elected to lead CPI-M ahead of 2019 battle

Yechury re-elected to lead CPI-M ahead of 2019 battle

Hyderabad, April 22 (IANS) The CPI-M on Sunday unanimously re-elected Sitaram Yechury as its General Secretary for another three years and he pledged to take steps to oust the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Cabinet nod for death penalty for raping children below 12

Cabinet nod for death penalty for raping children below 12

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance that provides for death penalty to those convicted of raping a child below the age of 12 and life term for raping a girl below age of 16.

Yashwant Sinha announces end of his association with BJP

Yashwant Sinha announces end of his association with BJP

Patna, April 21 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been trenchant in his criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government, on Saturday announced that he was snapping his links with the BJP and launching a countrywide campaign to save the democracy.

DRI busts diesel smuggling racketin Andhra, TN

DRI busts diesel smuggling racketin Andhra, TN

Chennai, April 21 (IANS) The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has busted a diesel smuggling racket in the guise of mineral spirit by some operators based in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh and here, an official statement said on Saturday.

Centre proposes death penalty for childrens' rapists

Centre proposes death penalty for childrens' rapists

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Central government on Friday told the Supreme Court that it is proposing the death penalty for those convicted of raping children below the age of 12.

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