Ryan school murder: Conductor Ashok Kumar describes police brutality that compelled him to confess

After police had locked him up on charges of murdering a Class 2 student of Ryan International School in Gurugram, bus conductor Ashok Kumar never thought he would walk free. Now out on bail, Ashok narrated how the police brutalised him to make him confess to a murder he claimed he had nothing to do[…]

Himachal polls: Tired of ‘promises’ by Congress and BJP, Gorkhas in Dharamsala field independent candidate Ravinder Rana

Known for their valour on the battlefield, Gorkhas in Himachal Pradesh’s Dharamshala constituency are a dissatisfied lot as far as political representation is considered. Neither the chest-thumping nationalism of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) nor the consistent calm of Indian National Congress finds a connect with them in the face of frequent ignorance from politicians from[…]

BHU fears more protests, varsity shut till 3 Oct: No girl here who hasn’t been molested, say students-(By Amit Singh and Saurabh Sharma)

The iconic Banaras Hindu University (BHU), which has been hit by student unrestsince 21 September following an alleged incident of sexual assault, wore a curfew-like look today but its troubles will not be over as long as campus security is not taken seriously by the university authority.