Unnao rape case: Stern action to be taken against those guilty, says Smriti Irani
"I appeal to the people to have faith in the legal process...stern action will be taken as per the provisions of the Constitution against those responsible (for the incident)," she told reporters.
Unnao gangrape case: HC slams UP govt over delay in MLA's arrest; FIR registered finally
As the public outcry raged amid growing demands by political parties and civil society for the legislator's arrest, protests were also held outside Adityanath's house.
Unnao rape case: Two FIRs at Makhi police station tell contrasting stories
The FIR against the father was lodged promptly at 7:05 pm on charges of assault, criminal intimidation, and under the Arms Act, the police showed recovery of a country-made pistol and four bullets.
Yogi Adityanath asks accused BJP MLA to surrender, likely to recommend CBI probe in Unnao case
Adityanath is said to have told BJP president Amit Shah, who was in Lucknow on a day-long visit on Wednesday, that he “acted immediately” in the matter by asking a special investigation team to visit Unnao.
Don't cremate body of Unnao gangrape victim's father, if not done already: Allahabad High Court
The man had died on Monday in custody after his 18-year-old daughter had accused a BJP MLA, his brother and his aides of raping her.
Ram temple construction will start by December 6: Sakshi Maharaj
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj has said that it was on December 6, 1992, that the disputed Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid structure was demolished, and he feels that the decision will be in favor of the temple so the construction should start on December 6.
Thunderstorm wreaks havoc in Uttar Pradesh, nine people killed
Nine people were killed and over five others injured after a thunderstorm struck some parts of Uttar Pradesh, a state government spokesman s...
CBI examines Kuldeep Sengar for ‘Beating’ victim’s father
A status report will be filed by CBI before the Allahabad High Court on May 30. No new FIR has been registered against him. Sengar will be questioned by the investigating agency till Tuesday, the day his remand expires.
Ganga cleaning: NGT asks panel to submit report on Haridwar- Unnao stretch
The green panel also asked various parties and stakeholders to submit their action plan with regard to Phase-II of the Ganga cleaning -- from Unnao to the border of UP.
'Divisive' BJP making people fight among themselves: Rahul Gandhi
He also questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "silence" on various issues, including the alleged rape of a girl in Unnao by a BJP MLA.
Manipur mulls death penalty for crimes against women
Condemning the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, Biren said, "The Manipur government seeks fitting punishment for the criminals."
Death for rape of children below 12: Cabinet approves ordinance
The move comes in the wake of public outrage over the Kathua rape-and-murder case where the victim was a minor.
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