Killing tourist in Kashmir, not acceptable: Sitharaman

New Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman condemned the killing of a tourist from Tamil Nadu in an incident of stone throwing at Narbal on the Srinagar-Gulmarg road in Jammu and Kashmir, terming it ‘unacceptable”. Talking to the reporter after an inaugural session of Naval Commanders’ Conference here,  Sitharaman said, “I’m sure the Chief Minister is […]

SC Cracks Down on Honour Killings

New Delhi: Amid outrage against honour killings, the Supreme Court granted protection to consenting married couples, who had tied the knot against the wishes of their family. It ruled that any assembly which is intended to scuttle a marriage between them would be illegal till a legislation comes into force. The historic judgement was delivered […]