Appeal against HC’s ‘oral sex with minor not assault’ order: Child right’s body to UP govt

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) on Wednesday appealed to UP chief secretary to file an urgent appeal on behalf of the State against the Allahabad High Court judgement which had reduced the sentence of a convict from 10 years to 7 years in the case of a sexual assault of a minor. The high…

Delhi Air Pollution: People sitting in 5-star hotels blame farmers, but ignore firecrackers, says SC

ASupreme Court bench, while hearing the matter of Delhi air pollution on Wednesday, November 17, said that people in Delhi sit in 5- and 7-star hotels and blame farmers for pollution. The Supreme Court said what it is seeing is the plight of farmers. “People sitting in 5, 7-star hotels in Delhi criticise how they…

China’s UN ambassador slams ’empty slogans’ at COP26

Tackling global climate change needs more than “empty slogans” and big entourages, China’s senior envoy to the United Nations Zhang Jun said on Wednesday, amid criticism of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s failure¬†to attend climate talks in Glasgow. “Responding to climate change requires…

Former glee star Naya Rivera assumed to be dead

The actress Naya Rivera was reported missing on Wednesday during a boating trip to Lake Piru in California with her four-year old son Josey Hollis. A ventura county sheriff spokesperson reports that it may be assumed to be dead, if the body is entangled on something underneath the water , it is not possible to come…

BJP Leader and his family killed by terrorists attack in J&K

Sheikh Wasim Bari along with his brother Umar sultan and his Father Bashir were killed by terrorists outside his shop near Bandipur police station around 9 pm on Wednesday. All of them were BJP leaders. After this incident police officers who were tasked to give protection to Wasim Bari and his family were arrested for…