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Daily Archives: 28th July 2019

Unnao women who filed rape case against BJP MLA hit by truck; critical

Rae Bareli: A teenage girl, who had accused Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of rape last year, was critically injured on Sunday when...

Indian consulate removes a slide quoting Arundhati Roy on Dr. B.R Ambedkar

Canada: In what can be seen as censorship of academic work by the representatives in Canada of the world’s so-called largest democracy, the Indian consulate...

Madras High court orders compensation for AIDS affected women

Chennai: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Friday ordered payment of Rs. 25 lakh as compensation to a woman from Sattur who...

Home Ministry approves mobilization of more security forces in J&K

Sri Nagar: In an unprecedented move, the Home Ministry on Friday granted approval for the mobilisation of 100 additional companies of security forces in Jammu...

Activists questioned the credibility of EVM

Delhi: Amid apprehensions about the credibility of electronic voting machines (EVMs), Pune-based civic activist Maruti Bhapkar has issued a legal notice through noted lawyer and...

Pakistan can not have a full fledged war with India – said Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Pakistan can neither fight a full-fledged nor a limited war with India and is waging a proxy war, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said...

Cow is the only animal which inhales and exhales oxygen said Uttarakhand Chief Minister...

Uttarakhand: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has kicked up a row by claiming that cow is the only animal which inhales and exhales oxygen,...

Khelo India Youth Games 2020 will be in Guwahati

Guwahati: The third edition of Khelo India Youth Games will be held in Guwahati next year, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said on Saturday. Rijiju announced...

iphone should made in US- said Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday ruled out a tariff waiver for Apple products made in China, reported The Hindu.“I want Apple to build...

Open letter to Modi; petition was filed against those 49 personalities

Muzzafarpur: A petition was filed in a court in Muzaffarpur district in Bihar on Saturday against a group of 49 intellectuals who wrote a letter...

GST will be cut down for Electric vehicles

Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Saturday cut the tax rate on electric vehicles (EVs) to 5% from 12%, a reduction that...

Trump is being criticized for his racist comment in twitter

Washington: US President Donald Trump was on Saturday hit by fresh accusations of racism after he attacked a prominent African-American lawmaker and branded the majority-black...

Former Union Minister S. Jaipal Reddy passed away

Hyderabad: Former Union Minister and senior Congress leader S. Jaipal Reddy passed away on Sunday at around 1.30 a.m. in Hyderabad. He was 77, reported...

People protested against killing of Human Rights Activists in Colombia

Bogota: Thousands rallied across Colombia Friday to protest the killing of hundreds of human rights activists since the signing of a historic peace deal with...

Seven Maoists killed by Security forces

Bastar: Security forces killed seven suspected Maoists in a gunfight in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar district on Saturday, PTI reported.Deputy Inspector General of Police (anti-Naxal operations) Sundarraj...

‘Chola’ has been selected for Venice Film Festival

Thiruvananthapuram: S Durga director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Chola has been selected for the prestigious Venice Film Festival (August 28-September 7). The Malayalam-language movie, whose English...

Europe is burning!

Paris: Record temperatures are being set across Europe, including Paris, as the continent swelters on Thursday in what is its second heatwave this summer, The...

Bills passed without scrutiny in Rajya Sabha. complains opposition parties

Delhi: Seventeen Opposition parties wrote to Rajya Sabha Chairman and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on July 26, 2019, raising concerns over the “hurried” passage...

Mob lynching: Supreme Court seeks reports from Centre and States

Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought the response of the Central government, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and State governments to a plea...

“If you do not want to hear Jai Shree Ram, go to Moon” says...

Thiruvananthapuram: A day after 49 prominent citizens wrote to Prime Minister over the incidents of hate crimes in the country, a Kerala BJP leader has...

Poet Attoor Ravi Varma passed away

Thrissur: Renowned poet and translator of Malayalam literature, Attoor Ravi Varma passed away on Friday. He was 88 years old. Ravi Varma was being treated...