Uttar Pradesh has recorded the death of rape victim, fifth time now where the victim was allegedly burnt by the perpetrator in Fatehpur, UP. In yet another case, a rape victim had self-immolated outside the police chief ’s office in Unnao earlier this week alleging inaction and is presently struggling for her life in the hospital.
Amid concerns that one may need to prove his/her pre-1971 antecedents during the exercise, the government official said that all-India NRC will be completely different from the one that happened in Assam and will be as per the Citizenship (Registration of Citizens and Issue of National Identity Cards) Rules of 2003.
About 34,000 youth in Madhya Pradesh got jobs in the same period, said chief minister Kamal Nath. The Congress had also promised a monthly unemployment allowance of Rs 4,000 for youth during the assembly polls last year. The state government is yet to fulfill that promise and said in the assembly earlier that it wasn’t considering the proposal.
As per government data reviewed by ET, the highest number of complaints, around 409,000, were received against the Department of Financial Services, pertaining to banking services.
Delhi Court on Monday said it holds the victim’s testimony as ‘unblemished, truthful’ and slams CBI for selectively leaking witness statements to weaken the victim's case. Sengar may be put behind bars for the rest of his life under Section 376 of IPC and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act charges.
Kamal Nath to launch second phase of loan waiver on Tuesday, BJP says only half of Rahul Gandhi’s promise fulfilled
Loans of Rs 11,675 crore will be waived in this phase, after the first phase saw waiver of farm loans of Rs 7,154 crore, in accordance with the promise made by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the run-up to the election. Around 1.2 million farmers will benefit in the second phase of farm loan waiver in the state.
The Yogi Adityanath government has allotted Rs 30 lakh to a research institute in Ayodhya, the Ayodhya Shodh Sansthan, and released the first instalment of Rs 15 lakh for documenting ‘Ram Sanskriti Ki Vishwa Yatra’ (international journey of the legend of Lord Ram).
The Ashok Gehlot-led govt appears to have consolidated its position since being sworn in on December 17 last year, despite its major promises such as farm loan waiver and unemployment allowance still being works in progress.
What is the idea of CAB? You will ask a migrant about documents – if he is Hindu, you will allow him in as a citizen but not if he is a Muslim. This is against our Constitution, says Ashok Gehlot, current Chief Minister of Rajasthan.
A conversation is opening up in Rajasthan over whether or not women should wear the veil.
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