Body found hanging at Jaipur Fort, anti-Padmavati message nearby

Body found hanging at Jaipur Fort, anti-Padmavati message nearby

The protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati took a deadly turn on Friday when a body was found hanging in Rajasthan’s Nahargarh Fort, 20 km near Jaipur, with slogans against the movie scrawled on stones nearby.

Delhi 4-year-old booked for rape: Experts say don’t criminalise him

Delhi 4-year-old booked for rape: Experts say don’t criminalise him

A four-and-a-half-year-old boy has been booked for raping a classmate inside the classroom as well as the washroom of a prominent private school in west Delhi on Friday, police said. The girl assaulted is of the same age. She told her mother that the boy used his finger and a sharpened pencil to assault her sexually.

CBSE Board Exam 2018 to begin in March not February

CBSE Board Exam 2018 to begin in March not February

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will hold its Class 10 and 12 finals from the first week of March as it junked a plan to advance the exams to February. The country’s largest school board is also making efforts to reduce the duration of the finals, which drag for 45 to 50 days. According to a CBSE Official, due to Holi the exam might not start from March 1 but these things are being finalised.

Protests continue over Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Deepika Padukone`s film ‘Padmavati’

Protests continue over Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Deepika Padukone`s film ‘Padmavati’

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s historical epic Padmavati has been withdrawn from the calendar, with just days to go before its release. Makers Viacom 18 postponed the December 1 release after a series of violent threats by fringe groups. Bhansali and star Deepika Padukone, who plays the titular role, were threatened with violence.

Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes away at 72, Sonia Gandhi express condolence

Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes away at 72, Sonia Gandhi express condolence

Veteran Congress leader and former union minister, Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, who was in a coma since 2008, passed away on Monday. West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury confirmed the news.

DMRC: Part of Magenta Line gets conditional approval, likely to open by November-end

DMRC: Part of Magenta Line gets conditional approval, likely to open by November-end

Delhi Metro is likely to have a new route by the end of Nov, as the 12.6-km Kalkaji Mandir-Botanical Garden section of the Magenta Line has got conditional safety approval. The line will reduce travel time between Noida and South Delhi.

Yogi Adityanath says Kairana-like incidents won’t happen again

Yogi Adityanath says Kairana-like incidents won’t happen again

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party government had established the rule of law in the state, and that “Kairana-like incidents” would not recur. Adityanath made the statement at a rally in the Lucknow West Assembly constituency where he was campaigning for the upcoming local body election.