One arrested for abducting, raping Dalit girl

Jaipur, July 06: A Dalit girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped and one person was arrested in this connection in Kothi Koliyaan area under Ramganj police station.Police sources said Mukesh Koli was arrested on charges…

Supreme Court dismisses SIMI plea against ban

New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed as withdrawn a petition filed by the Students' Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) seeking a direction to lift a five-year-old ban imposed on it by…

India to strengthen child protection, human rights laws

New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The central cabinet Thursday approved amendments to two bills on juvenile justice and protection of human rights to widen their scope and ensure better implementation."In the case of the Protection…