Sex with girl below 16, even with her consent, is rape: Delhi court

A court here has declared two men guilty of raping a 15-year-old girl six years ago after befriending her, ruling that the minor’s consent for physical relation was inconsequential.
Additional Sessions Judge Umed Singh Grewal sentenced Parvesh Rana (30) and Ashish Sehrawat (41) to jail term already undergone by them during the trial. Continue Reading

Lokpal members take oath of office

All eight newly-appointed members of anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal today took oath of office.
They were administered the oath by Lokpal chairperson Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose, officials said. Continue Reading

Budget 2019: Perfect ten is our vision, says Finance Minister

“We are poised to become a $five trillion economy in the next five years,” Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said and added that the government’s vision is to make India a $10 trillion in next eight years. Continue Reading

Interim Budget has plenty to cheer for farmers, workers & tax-payers

With just a few months left for general elections, Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal today tabled Interim Budget for 2019-2020 that has plenty to cheer for farmers, working class and tax-payers. Continue Reading