IND Vs SA | 3rd Test Oct 19, 2019
IND 224/3 (58.0)
KEN Vs SCO | Match 6 Oct 19, 2019
KEN 109/2 (14.0)
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NIG 97/5 (16.4)
NAM Vs NED | Match 8 Oct 19, 2019
NAM 74/8 (14.3)
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Sep 12, 2019
Any talks with Pakistan in terror-free atmosphere will be on PoK, says Union minister Ravi Shankar PrasadThe BJP government has demonstrated 'boldness and decisiveness' in the first 100 days of its second term and if talks are held with Pakistan in a terror-free atmosphere, it will be on Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said
Sep 11, 2019
16-year-old working as domestic help raped by two men in Delhi’s Moti Nagar; police arrest accusedTwo men have been arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl near ESI Hospital in Delhi's Moti Nagar, police said on Tuesday
Aug 06, 2019
Gurgaon sees highest number of rape, murder cases in Haryana; 663 rape, 470 murder cases registered in past five yearsGurgaon saw maximum number of rape and murder cases being registered among all Haryana districts in nearly past five years. Faridabad and Gurgaon also saw highest number of child rape cases registered under the POCSO Act.
Aug 01, 2019
Parliament approves POCSO (Amendment) Bill for stricter punishments, including death penalty, for child sex abuseCutting across party lines, members supported amendments to POCSO Act though some demanded that Bill be referred to the Standing Committee or Select Committee as it makes certain offences punishable with death.
Aug 01, 2019
As Parliament amends POCSO, a look at how political posturing prevents death penalty for rapist-killersIndia’s Parliament is in the process of passing the death penalty for perpetrators of aggravated sexual assault against children. A ringside view proves how political posturing can contrast with reality, with politicians themselves protecting the rapist-killer by permitting inordinate delays and presidential pardons.
Jul 25, 2019
RS passes bill amending POCSO Act: A look back at case of Dhananjoy Chatterjee, last murderer-rapist to be hanged in countryThe Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
Jul 10, 2019
Union Cabinet approves amendments to POCSO Act by including death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on childrenUnion Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments to strengthen the POCSO Act by including death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children.
Jun 27, 2019
Man arrested for raping minor girl in south Goa; remanded to five days police custodyOld Goa Police on Thursday arrested a man, named Mohammed Rafik Patel, for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl
Jun 19, 2019
Nine-month-old girl raped and murdered in Telangana's Warangal; suspect detained, locals stage protestThe 28-year old accused, identified as Praveen who lived in the same locality as the victim's, was arrested after interrogation. Police said they suspect it to be a case of rape and murder as blood was seen in the baby's private parts.
Jun 12, 2019
Rajasthan court hands out death penalty to man for rape and murder of five-year-old in AlwarThe court convicted the accused, Rajkumar alias Dharmendra Yadav for the rape and murder of a minor girl, special public prosecutor Vinod Kumar Sharma said.