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For Love: UP’s Gayatri Becomes Mahesh To Marry College Sweetheart

More than 6 years back when UP native Gayatri (name changed) made up mind to get rid of her organs identical to females, she would not have thought that she would have a perfect male genital one day. Cut to October 2022, Gayatri now has a perfectly-shaped and functional penis thanks to doctors at the …

Chhawla Rape Case: Delhi Govt To Challenge SC Order To Free 3, LG Gives Nod

Delhi lieutenant governor VK Saxena on Monday approved a proposal to file a review petition against the Supreme Court order of acquitting three accused earlier convicted by lower courts for raping and murdering a 19-year-old woman in Chhawla. LG Saxena has also approved the appointment of Solicitor General (SG) Tushar Mehta and Additional SG Aishwariya …

Time To Look At Commonalities In Danish And Indian Civilisation, Says Lekhi

‘Tradition is Contemporary- Danish Textile Craft in Art and Design’ started at National Crafts Museum & Hastkala Academy on November 16, Wednesday. While inaugurating the event, Union minister of State for External Affairs and Culture, Meenakshi Lekhi on Wednesday, said, academic research will be done on the Indian fabrics and the traditional ways of artisans …

Bhopal Cop’s Estranged Wife Uses Fake Case Threats To Extort Money From Influential Men

In what appears to be a twisted tale involving a femme fatale in the town of Sehore in Madhya Pradesh, Sonali Datare, the estranged wife of a Bhopal cop has been caught extorting money and filing false cases against businessmen and police officials. Datare allegedly has had a history of filing fake cases against influential …

Shraddha Murder Case: Premature To Provide Any Single Theory, Says Delhi Police In Status Report

The Delhi Police on Friday, November 18, issued a status report on the Shraddha murder case in which her live-in partner Aaftab has been arrested. In the report, the police said that it is premature to provide any single theory at this stage, and Aftaab’s “each uttering” is being carefully assessed.   The report stated, …

JNU Researchers Re-Position Anti-Hepatitis Drug To Treat Resistant Malaria

In a major breakthrough, researchers at Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) have re-positioned an anti-hepatitis C drug, Alisporivir, to treat malaria caused by drug-resistant strains. The research will help in formulating better strategies for the effective treatment of drug-resistant parasites. One of the most infectious diseases around the globe, malaria is mainly caused by a …

PM Modi Targets Pak, Seeks Penalty On Nations Supporting Terrorism

Without naming Islamabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said countries like Pakistan should be “penalised” for supporting and financing terrorism as part of their foreign policy. In his inaugural address at the third ‘No Money for Terror’ (NMFT) conference in New Delhi, PM Modi called for penalising the countries that provide political, ideological, and …

MP: Letter Threatens To Kill Rahul Gandhi, Kamal Nath In Indore

A letter threatening to kill Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who is leading the country-wide Bharat Jodo Yatra, was sent to a shop in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The letter, sent via post to a sweet shop in Juni area of Indore, mentioned the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and threatened to shoot Rahul and former chief minister Kamal Nath …

J&K: NC To Elect New President As Farooq Steps Down

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Dr Farooq Abdullah has decided to step down as the president of his National Conference, the party announced on Friday. Fresh organisational elections to elect a new president of the party will take place on December 5. “Dr Farooq Abdullah Sahib has informed his colleagues of his decision to …

Lucknow: Muslim Man Held For Killing Hindu GF After Encounter

A Muslim man, accused of killing his Hindu girlfriend, was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police following an encounter in the Dubagga area of Lucknow on Friday. According to the FIR, Sufiyan (22) pushed 19-year-old Nidhi Gupta from the fourth floor of an apartment building in Sector H of Basant Kunj in Lucknow on Tuesday, …