Crimes Against Women in UP: Brutalised, Raped and Tongues Mutilated

Crimes against women have escalated in India, despite the government employing stricter laws for their security. In just one week, four incidents of sexual crimes were reported in Uttar Pradesh, according to statistics provided by the National Records Crime Bureau (NRCB). Jul 14, 2013

Indian Teen Conferred First UN Education Award on Malala Day

United Nations bestowed young Razia Sultan, 15, with the United Nations' Special Envoy for Global Education's Youth Courage Award for Education on Friday for her efforts at promoting education and eradicating bonded child labour. Jul 13, 2013

Telangana: Congress Core Group to Decide on Statehood Issue on Friday

Bowing to the pressure of general and assembly elections next year, the Congress core group headed by Sonia Gandhi is likely to decide on the future of Telangana issue today. Top leaders from Andhra Pradesh including Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy will meet PM Manmohan Singh and other members of the core group today in Delhi. Jul 12, 2013