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Hanging Dalai Lama's portrait in China is like hanging Saddam Hussain's photo in America: Shopkeepers in Beijing told

Feb 03, 2016

Hanging Dalai Lama's portrait in China is like hanging Saddam Hussain's photo in America: Shopkeepers in Beijing told

A Chinese province with a large Tibetan population has ordered shopkeepers to hand in portraits of the Dalai Lama, state-run media said on Wednesday, quoting Beijing experts likening the Nobel laureate to executed Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein. #China #NewsTracker #Beijing #Dalai Lama #Saddam Hussain #Repression of Minorities
Mentally challenged minor girl allegedly raped in Thane

Feb 02, 2016

Mentally challenged minor girl allegedly raped in Thane

A 12-year-old mentally challenged girl from Shil-Daighar in Thane was allegedly raped by an unidentified person, police said on Tuesday. #ThatsJustWrong #India #Thane #Mumbai #Crime #Rape #Women #Crimes against women #Minor girl #mentally challenged girl
Man booked for raping 5-year-old in Haryana

Feb 01, 2016

Man booked for raping 5-year-old in Haryana

A man has been booked for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl here. As per the complaint filed by the victim's mother, Tarakesh, a resident of Fatehpur Chandila area, raped her minor daughter on Sunday, police said. #India #NewsTracker #Rape #Haryana #Minor rape
Minor under treatment for rape in Jamshedpur hospital raped again by security guard

Feb 01, 2016

Minor under treatment for rape in Jamshedpur hospital raped again by security guard

A 15-year-old rape victim, undergoing treatment at a Jamshedpur hospital, was raped for a second time by a security guard of the hospital, police said on Monday. #ThatsJustWrong #Jamshedpur #Jharkhand #Crimes against women #minor #Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital #Shambhu Mahto
Can Sikhs be termed 'minority' in Punjab, asks Supreme Court

Jan 19, 2016

Can Sikhs be termed 'minority' in Punjab, asks Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday asked whether Sikhs in Punjab and Muslims in Kashmir can be treated as minority, as it commenced hearing to decide the correctness of a 2007 Punjab and Haryana High Court. #Punjab #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #minorities #Muslims #Sikhs #SGPC #Punjab & Haryana High Court
Minority status: Has AMU become a political football, or is there more to it?

Jan 18, 2016

Minority status: Has AMU become a political football, or is there more to it?

Mukul Rohatgi, Attorney-General (AG) of India, told the Supreme Court last week that the Indian government was contemplating a review of its earlier decision to support the minority status given to Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) #Supreme Court #ConnectTheDots #minorities #Aligarh Muslim University #Secularism #Mukul Rohatgi
Juvenile Justice Act: India is the only nation to impose harsh penalty on sale of Tobacco to minors

Jan 16, 2016

Juvenile Justice Act: India is the only nation to impose harsh penalty on sale of Tobacco to minors

Nearly 27.5 crore Indians are using tobacco and a vast majority of them start their habit in their childhood. #India #Tobacco #Cigarette #Maneka Gandhi #Juvenile Justice Act #Minors #Section 77
Minor's gangrape case: Jawan remanded to four days police custody

Dec 29, 2015

Minor's gangrape case: Jawan remanded to four days police custody

he army jawan, who was arrested in connection with the alleged gangrape of a teenager inside a compartment of moving Howrah-Amritsar Express, has been remanded to police custody for four days by a local court on Tuesday. #NewsTracker #West Bengal #jawan #RPF #minor #Howrah-Amritsar Express