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19 Mar 2018, Edition - 979, Monday


  • The eminent CEO panelists gathered to discuss the growing power of digital economy at the Innovation Summit.
  • Bhagalpur clashes: FIR filed | Mantri’s son accused of displaying arms; allegedly took out procession, sans permission
  • Kolkata: Mamata-KCR meet ends | We made a good beginning today, says Telangana CM KCR
  • Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has launched a direct hotline to mark the occasion of completion of one year of his government
  • Panjim: Massive protest by mining workers, after SC ordered ban on mining activity, mine workers go on a strike
  • Vladimir Putin won a landslide victory in Russia’s presidential election, receiving 76.67% of the vote
  • Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia reacts on his & Kejriwal’s apology to Nitin Gadkari & Kapil Sibal
  • Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao meets West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata to discuss Third Front
  • Faced with defamation suits, Arvind Kejriwal Delhi CM now apologises to Gadkari
  • A day after Pakistan killed 5 innocent Indians, J&K CM pushes for talks with Pakistan


Mother seeks action against youth for rape bid on daughter

Covai Post Network

Coimbatore : A middle-aged woman today approached the City Police Commissioner to take action against a youth who attempted to sexually assault her teenage daughter two days ago in their house.

In a petition to Commissioner K Periahiah, Kanchan Devi claimed the youth, Ramesh, had entered the house two days ago and attempted to sexually assault her 17-year old daughter, who was alone in the house at Puliyakulam in the city.

Hearing her screams, neighbours rushed to the house and rescued the daughter, even as Ramesh managed to escape, police said.Despite lodging a complaint with the nearby police station, no action was taken against Ramesh, Kanchan Devi said and requested the Commissioner to look into the issue and take action against the youth.