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  • Mumbai, rape case, veteran actress files rape case, businessman, juhu police station

    Mumbai Crime: 57-year-old held for raping minor, videotaping act

    Mumbai: In yet another gruesome case of sexual assault, a 57-year-old man was arrested last week for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl and videotaping the heinous act. Officers from J J Marg police station said the accused allegedly circulated the video among his friends.

  • Bryan Singer sued for allegedly assaulting teen boy

    Washington: ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer, who was recently fired from Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ has been sued for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy in Washington state in 2003.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo wins fifth Ballon d’Or award

    Paris: Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo won a record-equalling fifth Ballon d’Or award for the year’s best player. The Real Madrid forward’s second successive win drew him level alongside Barcelona rival Lionel Messi on five Ballonsd’Or, after the Argentinian took second in the vote, with Brazilian Neymar third. The 32-year-old was the top-scorer in last season’sChampions League as Real successfully defended the trophy with victory over Juventus in June, and also led the

  • Pakistan boat capsize death toll reaches 21

    Islamabad: The death toll in a boat capsize off the coast of Pakistan’s Thatta district has increased to 21 with several others still reported missing, police said on Friday.

  • India's Road Ahead

    Nitin Gadkari to empower ‘India’s Road Ahead’: A conference by Free Press Journal and Moneycontrol

    Mumbai: Despite India being the second largest road network in the world, there is a constant need for the network to evolve and add more roads to this network if we want to connect the ever-growing population of the country. At the same time, as was clear when the US suffered the crippling economic depression of the 1930s, there is nothing like road-building to provide jobs and to catalyse economic growth.

  • WhatsApp’s standalone Business app set for launch soon

    San Francisco: As businesses widely use WhatsApp to communicate with their customers, particularly in Asia, the Facebook-owned service appears all set to launch a brand new app for them.

  • Jharkhand: Denied ambulance, man carries daughter’s corpse on motorbike

    Godda (Jharkhand): Another incident of apathy towards the poor has come to the fore, where a father was forced to carry the body of his daughter on a motorcycle after the district hospital in Jharkhand’s Godda district did not provide him with an ambulance.

  • Twitterers troll Donald Trump with #DentureDonald

    Washington DC: ‘The Daily Show’s’ anchor Trevor Noah on Thursday poked fun at United States President Donald Trump, who officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, but his speech didn’t seem to flow easily and people noticed it.

  • Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, up 190 points

    Mumbai: Benchmark BSE Sensex regained the key 33,000 mark at the start of trading today after buying by retail investors and domestic institutions gathered momentum amid strong global cues.

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    Mumbai University law student gets only two marks in paper, files police complaint

    After months of high tension on Mumbai University (MU) results, the fiasco still continues. Now, a student pursuing the Bachelor of Legal Sciences and Bachelor of Law (BLS LLB) degree has filed a written complaint seeking action against former vice-chancellor Sanjay Deshmukh, other MU officials and head of MeritTrac (the firm which was appointed for on-screen marking). Apparently, the student only got two marks and alleges that MU has cheated him.