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When Hindu terrorists deploy children for riot

Delhi: The organized attack against the Muslims in Delhi is continuing for the fourth day. 21 people are reported to be killed. Reports from the...

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 Zindabad’: Five times India’s fragile national ego was hurt

It is till date unclear as to what provoked the MP police? But there are reasons enough to believe that the thumping 180 runs victory of Pakistan over India, surely added fuel to this fire.  

“There’s no help on the horizon,” Arundhati Roy on Delhi Violence

She also said that we are in need of people who won't mind being unpopular, who are prepared to put themselves in danger, who is prepared, to tell the truth.

SFI-ASA alliance sweeps Students Union polls at University of Hyderabad

Jiyad Hussain who had contested for the post of Vice President from MSF-Fraternity alliance managed to secure 500 votes. In the post-election speech Jiyad responded," Mister comrade, you are mistaken. You don't know who is here, you don't know who you are kidding! We are with our self-respect. We have decided to celebrate our izzat!"

EVM’s are technically very secure says Maharashtra CEO Baldev Singh

Mumbai: "Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are technically "very secure" and can never store a false vote and it is impossible to breach their security," said...

Indian Embassy in Riyadh threatens Indian

Dominic, who is an IT professional, has been complaining for years against the corruption in Riyadh Indian embassy.

Nepal, India launches Kathmandu-Siliguri bus service

Kathmandu 10th bus service between India and Nepal was launched on Monday. The new service will be between Kathmandu and Siliguri.The new programme was launched...

Delhi pogrom: Ten questions Amit Shah should answer

Delhi: After two days of organized violence on Muslims that claimed 35 lives, a brittle quiet settled over parts of riot-hit northeast Delhi. Many grieving...

‘Islamophobia is not a monopoly of far-right’ : Umar Khalid

This, he said was an attack on the dignity of Muslims, an attempt to denigrate Islam and sort of to “show the Muslims their place.”. “And that “place” is being shown on a daily basis be it through violence, lynchings, ministers felicitating lynching convicts, rabidly communal statements being made by even high-profile ministers, and this is an extension of the same where you openly start mocking,” Umar Khalid said while responding to The Woke Journal.

Explained: LLM Student Missing for Four Days, Chinmayanand Not Arrested Yet

Shahjahanpur: Four days ago, a law student who had accused former BJP MP of sexual harassment went missing. She had put up a video requesting...

Bipin Rawat named India’s first Chief of Defence Staff, Here is...

The long wait and the longer debate has come to an end with this unilateral decision. What remains to be seen is indeed the larger consequences of the decision. 

My fight has never been a simple battle for political power,...

 Delhi:Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday, made public his decision to resign with a letter he posted on his official Twitter handle.He said there is a...

Of long, lonely and difficult path, Nishrin Jafri writes to Shweta...

Gujarat: Nishrin Jafri, daughter of Ehsan Jafri, who was burnt alive in Ahmedabad during post-Godhra riots, wrote to Shweta Sanjiv Bhatt via Twitter. In the letter,...

GOI toughened Law against child sexual abuse

The Government of India has stiffened the law against child sexual abuse.The amended law makes the maximum penalty for child sex abuse to capital...

#1000AmbedkarRaised: Protests over Ambedkar Statue Vandalism rage on Social Media

Tamil Nadu: A day after a statue of Dr B R Ambedkar was desecrated at Tamil Nadu’s Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam district, a social media spurred...

Shah Faesal, bureaucrat-turned politician, arrested in Delhi, sent back to Srinagar

Delhi: Bureaucrat-turned-politician Shah Faesal was arrested in Delhi on Wednesday afternoon and was sent back to Kashmir. He was on his way to Istanbul.After being...

Jammu: The new dawn India promised

213 days since the lockdown, Kashmir has neither received the development that was promised nor the happiness that was talked about. Instead, reports suggest that Kashmir's tourism industry is facing a major set back since the bifurcation.

Quit India: Students asked to leave

The decision of FRRO to deport students who had participated in the anti-CAA demonstrations speak volumes about free speech in the world's largest democracy. 

Accountability: Lessons from a pre-planned pogrom

The CM has already given up putting the blame on Centre who controls Delhi police, and home minister Amit Shah is maintaining his tactful, cunning silence. 

Sonia Gandhi calls meeting of former party chiefs of Delhi

New Delhi: With just five months left for the Assembly elections in the national capital, Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi has called a meeting of...

In Shopian, 4 men were called into the Army camp and...

Kashmir: Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement leader Shehla Rashid alleged in a series of tweets that the Indian Army is torturing people in Kashmir.In a series...

Press freedom: Kashmir communication blackout in national interest says PCI

Delhi: Press Council of India sought permission from Supreme Court to intervene in a case filed by Anuradha Bhasin, the editor of Kashmir Times which...

No govt ration if one fails to pay electricity bills

No application relating to any welfare scheme of government including distribution of subsidised ration would be entertained if the resident has not paid his/her electricity bill

Andhra pays tributes to YSR on his 10th death anniversary

Amaravati:Rich tributes were paid to late Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy by the party leaders and family members across Andhra Pradesh on his 10th...

NTA publishes calendar for competitive exams

New Delhi: National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the detailed calendar for entrance and competitive examinations conducted by them.The calendar includes the schedule for exams...

Don’t Misunderstand Our Peace Policy As Our Weakness, Pakistan President Arif...

Islamabad: Addressing the Independence rally in Islamabad on Wednesday, Pakistan President Arif Alvi said: “Kashmiris and Pakistanis are one." He was commemorating the 73rd Independence...

26 child labourers rescued from Parle-G plant in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh: The District Task Force (DTF) on Saturday rescued Twenty-six child labourers from a biscuit, manufacturing plant of popular Parle-G. Officials had received a tip-off...

Jharkhand lynching: 11 arrested for ‘beating’ 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari to death

Seraikela-Kharsawan: Eleven people were arrested in Jharkhand in connection with the lynching of 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari. The Hindutva mob had alleged theft on Tabrez and...

Illegal pills given to women workers at factories in Tamil Nadu,...

Chennai: A Thomson Reuters expose, reveals that women workers in Tamil Nadu were given illegal pills by factories to make them work during menstrual pain. Reuters...

Dhruv Shorey named Delhi captain, Nitish Rana as deputy for Ranji...

New Delhi: Experienced right-handed batsman Dhruv Shorey will be leading Delhi while Nitish Rana will serve as a deputy in their upcoming Ranji Trophy campaign...

IIT Hyderabad student commits suicide, writes there is no future for...

Sangareddy (Telangana): A masters student who was pursuing designing from IIT Hyderabad allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling fan in his hostel...

Explained: NIA Amendment Bill, What is the ruckus all about?

Delhi: G Kishan Reddy, minister of state for Home Ministry on Monday tabled the National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha. Reddy also...

Holi in blood : Carnage in Shiv Vihar

Burnt houses, vandalized mosques, traumatized people who are now taunted by the apathy of the government- this is what Shiv Vihar has to offer this Holi

IIT-Bombay bans ‘anti-national’ activities on Powai campus

Students at the IIT-Bombay campus were stunned to receive the 15-point circular from the authorities which some have labeled as "restrictions" on their freedom and rights.

Modi 2.0: 100 days of Tyranny, Chaos and Anarchy

Despite these facts Union home minister and BJP leader Amit Shah reiterated without shame, “Modi government is synonymous with national security, development and welfare of the poor."

“Babies Day Out”; Dr. Kafeel Khan acquitted of all false charges

Two years back. more than 60 children died at BRD medical college owing to shortage of Oxygen. The state government had tried to wash their hands off the incident by suspending Dr Kafeel Khan and holding him accountable for the tragedy.

DGCA bans certain models of MacBook Pro Laptops in airports

New Delhi: The Director-General of Civil Aviation on Monday asked passengers to not carry models of 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops, for which Apple had issued...

Assistant professor of Hyderabad’s EFLU found hanging in house

The decomposed body of Dr Rahul Balusu (45), of EFLU's Computational Linguistic Department, was found in his apartment flat.

Garbage Cafe: a unique initiative by Ambikapur Municipal Corporation

Ambikapur: Soon, residents of Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh will be able to get free food in exchange for plastic at a one-of-its-kind 'Garbage Cafe'.The Ambikapur Municipal...

More than 2,400 students have dropped out from IIT’s says MHRD

New Delhi: More than 2,400 students have dropped out of the most sought after IITs in the past two years, reveals data provided by the...

US President lands in Ahmedabad with #GoBackTrump trending on Twitter

14 million dollars have been spent in 'modi'fying Ahmedabad alone to entertain Trump for 36 hours.

If Kashmiris are happy, why are they locked inside, asks Asaduddin...

Hyderabad: Lashing out at the Narendra Modi led central government, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief and Hyderabad (TS) MP Asaduddin Owaisi asked why are...

DMK poll affidavit says it gave money to CPI, CPM

The CPI(M) submitted its affidavit on September 13 and July 10. The party claimed that its total expenditure is approximately Rs 7.2 crore. The CPI has not submitted its expenditure.

Tap water samples from 11 parts of Delhi fail parameters

The Delhi Jal Board comes directly under the Delhi government with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as its Chairman

Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria takes charge as new...

Bhaduaria took over from his predecessor Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa who retired after serving in the IAF for over four decades.

CAA-NRC Protests: Over a Hundred Students of UoH Detained

The bus in which the students were travelling to the Exhibition ground in Nampally was stopped mid-way by Telangana police. 

Why do you have ‘War and Peace’ at home, Bombay HC...

Bombay: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked academic Vernon Gonsalves to explain why he possessed books and CD's that are anti-state. The materials that...

After 80 days in lockdown, Mumbai unleashes Unlock 3.0

Long queues of crawling vehicles were witnessed on the Eastern Express Highway, Western Express Highway, Eastern Freeway, main roads in the city and suburbs, besides inter-district roads, as people rushed to their offices, shops or commercial establishments.

TRS names candidate for Huzurnagar Assembly by-poll

The by-election has been necessitated by resignation of N. Uttam Kumar Reddy from the Assembly following his election to the Lok Sabha.

Balakot strategist Samant Goel is new RAW chief, Arvind Kumar IB...

Delhi: PM Narendra Modi appointed the key strategist of Balakot strike, Samant Goel as the new chief of India's foreign intelligence agency RAW(Research and Analysis...

Rajiv Gandhi never used powers to spread fear says Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi: "Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi never used his powers to create an atmosphere of fear or to destroy the freedom and liberty of...

Explained: Hidden “Nationalisation”: India’s Educational Policy under BJP

Delhi: The central government is all set to pass the Draft National Education Policy. The document was made public by MHRD and the deadline for the...

Chennai, Ahmedabad Airports Fail in DGCA Safety Inspection; Show Cause Notices...

Chennai/Ahmedabad:Aviation regulator DGCA on Tuesday issued show cause notices to the directors of the Chennai and Ahmedabad airports, after it found that some critical...

“Food does not have a religion, it is a religion,” Zomato...

New Delhi: Food delivery company Zomato on Wednesday refused to resolve a customer’s complaint about being assigned a Muslim delivery executive for his food order...

India’s new definition for ‘normal’; first lessons practised in Kashmir

Kashmir: The Indian government has been reiterating that all is well in Kashmir. Governor Satya Pal Malik yesterday listed how life has improved after Article 370...

RTI amendment bill approved in Rajya Sabha

Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2019 by a voice vote amid a walkout from the Congress, Rashtriya...

Water in 1,186 blocks ‘over-exploited’, Centre tells LS

New Delhi: Groundwater levels in various parts of the country are reducing because of continuous withdrawal and 1,186 blocks have been categorised as 'over- exploited',...

Darjeeling Himalayan Railways under threat; UNESCO seeks report

Baku: UNESCO has asked the Indian Railways to submit a report by next February on the state of conservation of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways (DHR)...

Historic Indo-Nepal petroleum pipeline inaugurated

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the Motihari-Amlekhganj (Nepal) petroleum pipeline through video conferencing. It is the first-ever cross border petroleum pipeline...

Sonia to decide Cong plans on Mahatma’s 150th anniversary

New Delhi: Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi has called a meeting of all party leaders on September 12 to discuss the party's week-long programme on...

Pakistan can not have a full fledged war with India –...

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...

Jagan Mohan Reddy to appear in CBI court in illegal assets...

The court, which had reserved its order on his petition on October 18, pronounced it on Friday.

BJP Leader Files Complaint Against Anurag Kashyap Over Sacred Games

New Delhi: Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Bagga has filed a police complaint against Anurag Kashyap, the director of Sacred Games, Netflix web series for"intentionally hurting...

CAA: Student Groups Write to US Congress, Call the Act Illegal

“Hindutva aims to erase India’s diverse myriad of cultures and faiths, redefining the country into a Hindu civilization and promoting violent and exclusionary attitudes toward Muslims," wrote the signatories. 

InjusTISS: The story of how a social science institute is strangling...

Hyderabad: The strike of TISS-Hyderabad students entered a seventh day, as the administration failed to accept the charter of demands. Intensifying the stir, the students...

Maternal Mortality Rate comes down in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) of Tamil Nadu has decreased by six points according to the 2018 State Health Management Information System data. Earlier, it...

Buses return on Telangana roads after 58 days

State-owned Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) resumed bus services from 6 a.m. across the state, except in Hyderabad where city bus services remained suspended.

‘Machali Mata Yatra’ suspended due to security reasons

Sri Nagar: ‘Machail Mata Yatra’ which long for 43-days, in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir was suspended due to security reasons, officials said yesterday....

Assam government extends lockdown in Guwahati for another week

A government official said that Chief Secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna issued an order on Saturday night extending the lockdown in Guwahati till July 19.

Flood situation grave in Assam. 62,000 in 8 districts affected

Assam: The flood situation in Assam turned grave on Tuesday. As per reports, more than 62,000 people in 8 districts are affected. The situation might...

Uttar Pradesh: IAS officer apologises for casteist remarks

Ballia: In a rather unusual development, an IAS officer posted in Uttar Pradesh has issued a public apology after he taunted some Dalit leaders of...

All evidence against Chinmayanand in safe custody says father of the...

Lucknow: Father of the Shahjahanpur law student, who accused former Union minister Chinmayanand of sexual harassment, has said that his daughter has kept all evidence...

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad arrested

New Delhi: The Delhi Police arrested Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Saturday for arson and rioting during demonstration against the Citizenship Amendment Act in...

Air India allows Haj Pilgrims to carry Zam Zam Water

New Delhi: Air India on Tuesday said that pilgrims returning from Saudi Arabia after Haj will be allowed to carry holy water from the Zamzam...

Darjeeling tea workers on strike, life hit in Bengal hills

The 87 tea gardens in Darjeeling employ 60,000 permanent and 15,000-20,000 casual and temporary workers.

Collecting data for National Population Register will begin in September 2020

New Delhi: According to the Government notification, the next round of recording biometric and family-tree details of Indian citizens under the National Population Register (NPR)...

Narendra Modi in Benjamin Netanyahu’s Election campaign posters

Tel Aviv:Ahead of an unprecedented snap poll on September 17, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party has put banners featuring his pictures with...

Congress Plans ‘Gandhi Sandesh Yatra’ in Gujarat

A senior congress leader said the BJP was emphasising on cleanliness on Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary, but everyone knew it was just politics.

Rice of 33 percent of Tigers in India says Tiger Census...

New Delhi:The population of tigers in India has increased from 2,226 in 2014 to 2,967 in 2018, a rise of 33 per cent, according...