Trinamool Congress MLA from Uluberia North, Nirmal Maji, denied that there was a shortage of blood, calling it a “conspiracy by the Opposition”.
April 22, 2018 1:51:45 pm

For local clubs, organising blood donation camps can be an expensive affair, as they are normally expected to hand over gifts to people who volunteer, increasing the budget of such events.

April 22, 2018 5:42:55 pm

In a letter from jail, dated April 18 and released to the media by Khan’s wife Shabista at the Press Club of India on Saturday, the paediatrician wrote that he was on sanctioned leave on August 10, 2017, when news reached him about the deaths, and he “rushed” to the hospital.

April 22, 2018 5:48:54 am

While not ruling out presence of the railing and slabs, SER’s Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) Sanjay Ghosh said, “The accident occurred because the forest department on Monday did not alert the control centre at Bondamunda, as per earlier practices”.

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April 22, 2018 7:37:34 pm

The poor conviction rate in cases of child rape goes to show that death penalty - which comes at the sentencing stage, post-convictions — will mean little to a vast majority of the victims.

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April 22, 2018 5:39:50 am

According to sources, most people who were arrested for vandalism and rioting were activists linked to right-wing Muslim outfit Popular Front of India and its political arm Social Democratic Party of India.

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April 22, 2018 7:13:17 am

In wake of Cambridge Analytica, Mark Zuckerberg admitted to Facebook’s limited control when it comes to languages other than English. A big part of that fight, from hate speech to data security, looms in India, which is set to see an explosion in Net users in regional languages. The Sunday Express logs in.

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April 22, 2018 9:30:44 am

The road to justice in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases that convulsed the nation begins at two rural police stations where the First Information Reports were filed, where men and women work, against odds, to investigate evidence, interrogate witnesses — and build the case against the accused. Deeptiman Tiwari travels to Unnao and Arun Sharma to Kathua to find that the tale of these two thanas is also a story of neglect and despair. And an endless wait for police reforms.

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April 22, 2018 4:54:13 am

The CBI custody of the accused, including Sengar’s brother Atul Singh, will end on Sunday and the agency will not be seeking an extension of their custody, sources said.

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April 22, 2018 4:44:06 am

“I don’t want to threaten them (the students). I will request them to go back (to their schools)...You (students) have registered your protest. (Now) go back,” Bukhari said, while warning students against indulging in any kind of violence.

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April 22, 2018 4:38:25 am

On Friday, Harsh Gujjar was arrested by Ahmedabad crime branch and brought to Ahmedabad before being handed over to Surat police on Saturday.

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April 22, 2018 4:33:31 am

While Surendra Singh Kaurav is on the run, his wife Gayatri has been remanded in police custody for two days by a local court.

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April 22, 2018 4:24:30 am

The girl, a native of Unnao, has alleged that the four men - Virendra, a property dealer, Ravi, Rakesh Kumar and her neighbour - had confined and then gangraped her.

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April 22, 2018 4:22:04 am

Parents have alleged that while the culprit had not been arrested, they were being targeted by the village and not getting any work inside the village.

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April 22, 2018 7:36:11 am

As police remained clueless about missing Liga, her elder sister Ilze had tweeted to Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on March 22, "please help, we are heart-broken and worried.’’

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April 22, 2018 4:08:04 am

Justice J J Munir’s order delivered on Wednesday, but published Saturday, directed the UP government to issue notices to 15 policemen allegedly involved in the October 22 “encounter” in which Budhana resident Furqan was killed.

Kerala Congress leader murder: CPI(M) leader sentenced to death, five others given life imprisonment
April 22, 2018 4:27:28 am

Divakaran, who sustained serious injuries, died at a hospital. His son Dileep and daughter-in-law Rashmi too had sustained injuries in the attack.

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April 22, 2018 9:32:26 am

Pakistan cricketer Hasan Ali entered the flag-lowering ceremony and made his signature wicket-taking gesture towards the Border Security Force (BSF) and Indian audience.

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April 22, 2018 3:45:17 am

Police said the man lured the child on the pretext of giving her a chocolate when she was alone at home.

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April 22, 2018 3:41:08 am

The DIG said the police have enough evidence to file the chargesheet in five days to ensure that the accused was subjected to a speedy trial.

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April 22, 2018 3:37:07 am

The memorandum pointed out that the chargesheet in the case was filed before the Chief Judicial Magistrate before April 11 and around the same time, the action committee in Nowshera had suspended its hartal after 50 days