Allahabad, Jul 19 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court today deferred its hearing on a PIL seeking a ban on the release of erotic Bollywood thriller "Jism 2" which is slated to hit theatres on August 3. A Division Bench comprising Chief Justice S R Alam and Justice Vikram Nath deferred hearing on the PIL, filed by one Rakesh Nyayik of Varanasi, till August 8. In the PIL, it has been alleged that the movie in which Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone plays the main lead contains "nudity and objectionable scenes".
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the central and Uttarakhand governments to provide immediate relief to those affected by the devastating floods in the state.
The death toll in the Uttarakhand floods has risen to 150 and is set to rise as rescue teams reach more devastated sites.
Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar backs Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi saying that it's time to shed the baggage of 2002.
The water level in the Yamuna continues to rise in New Delhi and has touched 207.25 metres mark, which is the highest since 2010.
Postmortem report of Jiah Khan has concluded that the Bollywood actress died due to hanging and no external injuries were found on her body, police said on Wednesday.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday claimed that a leading media house was conspiring with the CPM, Congress and Maoists to kill her.
A 33-year-old woman was arrested for attempting to cheat a diamond merchant by posing as the daughter-in-law of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, police said on Wednesday.