According to accounts from the community, Jitendra Das, the victim, was humiliated during the wedding reception and left the event in tears, afterward was ambushed and beaten by the group of men.Full Story
“Due to legal, political and moral impunity extended to the armed forces, not a single prosecution has taken place in any case of human rights violations.”Full Story
The world's biggest elections in India ended with exit polls showing a possible return of the far-right Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
One civilian was killed in the fight between Indian troops and separatists Thursday in Indian-occupied Kashmir.
“Our men ... seem to be worried about the ‘social fabric’ ... societal patriarchy has been violent, detrimental."
A former court assistant accused Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi of having made unwanted sexual advances last year but the justice was cleared of all charges.
Thousands were spared by the timely evacuation and reports of the incoming storm, state officials said.
More than a million people have been evacuated from low-lying areas of 15 districts in the eastern state of Odisha as cyclone Fani is expected to hit Friday.
The election, the world’s biggest democratic exercise with about 900 million voters, started on April 11 with Prime Minister Modi in the lead.
According to a university report, young men in the 20-24 age range, have been hit the hardest by the record-high unemployment rates.
India’s Supreme Court will consider a petition from a Muslim couple urging women access to enter mosques.