Malala sends letter to Taliban one month after girls' school ban
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban as a schoolgirl, has urged Afghanistan's new rulers to let girls return to school."To the Taliban authorities...reverse the de facto ban on girls' education and re-open girls' secondary schools immediately," Yousafzai and a number of Afghan women's rights activists said in an open letter published on Sunday.
Ranjit Singh murder case: Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim and four others get life imprisonment
A special CBI court in Panchkula on Monday awarded life imprisonment to all the accused, including dera sacha sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim and four others in a murder case. A fine of Rs 31 lakhs levied on Ram Rahim.
Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, 4 others get life term in 19-yr-old murder case
A special CBI court in Panchkula on Monday awarded life imprisonment to all the accused, including Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim and four others in a murder case. A fine of Rs 31 lakhs levied on Ram Rahim and Rs 50,000 on the remaining accused.
Sena Minister asks SC to probe biased NCB
In a significant development, a senior Shiv Sena leader urged the Supreme Court to order a probe by a sitting judge of the apex court into the affairs of Narcotics Control Bureau and violation of fundamental rights of Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan.
Sensex, Nifty scale record closing highs
Equity indices scaled yet another closing high on Monday with the benchmark BSE sensex rising over 450 points led by gains in metal, bank stocks. After scaling an intra-day high of 61,963, the 30-share BSE index jumped 460 points or 0.75 per cent to finish at fresh record of 61,766.