Farmer Suicides: Telangana Hikes Compensation from Rs 1.5 Lakh to Rs 6 Lakh

Farmer Suicides: Telangana Hikes Compensation from Rs 1.5 Lakh to Rs 6 Lakh

Hyderabad The Telangana government has decided to hike compensation for farmer suicide deaths from Rs. 1.5 lakh rupees to Rs. 6 lakhs. The decision was taken after a five-hour cabinet meeting that discussed farmer suicide deaths and agriculture crisis in the Telangana districts this kharif season. Deputy chief minister Kadiam Srihari announced that the hiked

Another dengue death in Delhi, toll 21.

Another person in Delhi has succumbed to dengue, taking the toll to 21, with his family alleging that two of the three hospitals they took him to refused to do the test for the vector-borne disease. Harish Chauhan, 38, from south Delhi’s Deoli village, died yesterday at Batra Hospital. His family claimed a hefty amount

Delhi woman kidnapped in Meru cab, gang-raped

A woman was kidnapped here in a Meru cab by three people, one of whom was known to her, and then driven to a shop where she was gang-raped, police said on Saturday. The 37-year-old woman was driven around west Delhi early Friday and later taken to a shop where two more men waited. She

Night outs by girls against Indian culture, says Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

Days after justifying meat ban and even proposing to extend it during Navaratri and saying APJ Abdul Kalam was a  nationalist despite being a Muslim, Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma has reportedly made another controversial statement. Speaking to CNN IBN, Mahesh Sharma said that, “Girls wanting a night out may be all right elsewhere but