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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!"

Modi-Shah has sensed defeat and is calling out to 40 MLA’s...

 Modi in a recent rally quipped that 40 MLAs from TMC is in contact with him. "When the lotus will bloom all over Bengal...

Kochi’s CRZ violations: AV Antony responds to the SC notice to...

Kochi: Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) and others in a case regarding the Coastal Regulations Zone (CRZ)...

Congress Releases Candidates List in Kerala,K.V Thomas Dropped

Trivandrum: After a number of controversies and deliberations, Congress released its candidates' list in Kerala. The final screening committee headed by Rahul Gandhi announced the...

Kangana Ranaut, a BJP supporter attacks Congress

Mumbai: After casting her vote, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, on Monday, accused the Indian National Congress saying that India is truly independent today; free from...

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. 

BDJS to Contest 5 Seats in Kerala, likely to Field Thushar...

Trivandrum: Bharat Dharma Jana Sena(BDJS), an ally of BJP, is likely to contest in 5 seats under BJP banner in Kerala. As reports suggest, BDJS...

Explained: Amazon is burning, here is why it matters to you

Brazil: “Do not avert your eyes. It is important that you see this. It is important that you feel this” -Kamand Kojouri- Brazil has made it to the international headlines,...

Child Rights Commission seeks report on flood-hit children

Thiruvananthapuram: The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has requested to submit a report from all district child protection units in the State about...

Arrogance has blinded PM Modi, Dissecting Imran Khan’s UN speech

"RSS believes in the ethnic cleansing of Muslims. RSS goons butchered hundreds of Muslims. This is arrogance. This makes people do cruel things. Something PM Modi has done. Arrogance has blinded PM Modi," he said.

Take My Money, Save Jet Airways Tweets Vijay Mallya

New Delhi: Condemning the decision of Modi government to pump Rs. 1500 crore to save Jet airways, Vijay Mallya attacked the government for not doing...

Congress Releases Candidate List for Tamil Nadu, Karti Chidambaram to Contest...

Chennai:Indian National Congress, who had been given 10 seats in the DMK led alliance announced its candidates' list for Tamil Nadu. The Congress list...

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...

Student stabbed in clash at T’puram University College, SFI unit to...

Trivandrum: Akhil Chandran, a third-year undergraduate student was stabbed in a clash at University College, Trivandrum on Friday. He has been admitted to Medical college...

Veteran Actor Jayaprada Joins BJP, Will Contest from Rampur

Delhi: Actor-turned-politician and former MP Jaya Prada joined BJP, just two weeks before Lok Sabha polls. She was welcomed into the party by BJP General...

Koode, helping people in distress

Kochi: It was one year back, during the deluge in Kerala, that Nithya Venugopal started a WhatsApp group called EKM Rescue Volunteers. However, as the...

Show-cause notice issued to political parties in Maharashtra

Maharashtra: The Maharashtra State Election Commission (MSEC) issued show-cause notices to the major political parties in the state, for not submitting expenditure statement for the...

PJ Joseph Calls Out Factionalism Within Party, Will Support UDF

Idukki: After numerous speculations, PJ Joseph finally declared his support for Congress. He implied that he was denied the seat because of plotting by party...

Channelize energy and time for the greater good says Parvathy Thiruvothu

Thiruvananthapuram: A fake Facebook page in the name of Parvathy Thiruvothu, Malayalam actor was used to post a malicious comment that said that people in...

VCK Chief Thol.Thirumavalavan to Contest from Chidambaram

Chidambaram: Dalit leader and founder of Viduthali Chiruthai Katchi (VCK) Dr.Thol.Thirumavalavan will contest from Chidambaram constituency. The former member of Parliament has formed an alliance...

56% of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Funds Spent on Publicity

Delhi: Revisiting the pet projects launched by the Narendra Modi government ahead of the 2019 general election might not a good choice for bhakts. One...

Tamil Nadu; DMK Stays in Lead

Tamil Nadu: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( DMK) is leading in Tamil Nadu as of the recent poll updates. While DMK surged ahead in...

In Lakshadweep, the Battle is between Congress and NCP

Lakshadweep: Lakshadweep is the smallest parliament constituency in India. The island which has a population of 80,000, around fifty-four thousand people are officially eligible to...

NaMo TV: EC Seeks Explanation, Advetorial Platform says I&B Ministry

New Delhi: As the launch of NaMo TV, prior to Lok Sabha elections turned controversial, Election Commission sought an explanation from I&B ministry. Responding to...

Joint party workers meetings held by BJP and Shiv Sena

Maharashtra: Leaving behind the enmity of almost five years now, meetings of grass root level followers of Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena were held...

Kerala: BJP Releases Candidates List , Pathanamthitta Unallotted

Trivandrum: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday evening finally announced their candidates from Kerala for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The party has announced...

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. 

Uttar Pradesh: Tourists to fill up safety bond at Dudhwa National...

The gates of the park will be thrown open to tourists from November 15 and only those who fill up the bond would be allowed entry.

NRC: Why would Indian women be the worst affected?

NRC thus reflects the very inequality that is internalized within the nation. And thanks to patriarchy, women would be the worst affected. 

Congress v/s NR Congress, in Puducherry LC Polls.

Puducherry: The upcoming LC polls in the union territory of Puducherry will be an extension of the situations in Tamil Nadu. With the AIADMK having...

Modi will Destroy the Nation: Amit Shah Tries to Speak Truth...

Karnakata: "PM Narendra Modi will not do anything for Dalits, poor and the backward classes. He will damage the nation. Please vote for him.” There...

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...

Will anti-incumbency help opposition in Jharkhand ?

Jharkhand: Jharkhand has a volatile political fabric ever since its formation in 2000. The state had never seen any stable government until the 2014 assembly...

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...

Tashigang Village: The World’s Highest Polling Station.

Spiti:The elections to the Indian parliament, in every five years, is considered as worlds largest democratic process. the interesting part here is that the...

How Gandhi’s killer can be called great, asks Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi joined the Hindu terror controversy backing Kamal Haasan. He asked, "How can the killer of Gandhi be...

BDJS Announces Three More Candidates in Kerala

Alleppey: The Barath Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS), an ally of NDA in Kerala, announced its three candidates out of the five seats given, at Cherthala....

“Rafale: The Scam that Shook the Nation”, 8000 Copies Sold...

Chennai: A book that had written about the much discussed Rafale scam, Naatai Ulukkum Rafale Paera Oozhal (Rafale: The scam that Shook the Nation) sold...

Stop this Indian Hitler says Imran Khan: Read the Full Speech

I want to tell India that, by detaining thousands of people, you are pushing people into extremism. If you lock me, mistreat me, the women and kids of my family, I would respond against the unjust oppression. When atrocities get to their peak, people would prefer that death is better than this insulting life.

Hindu outfits protests, Mar Athanasius College withdraws magazine

Kothamangalam: Mar Athanasius college was forced to withdraw its annual magazine "Ana Kera Mala, Aadu Kera Mala, Aayiram Kaanthari Poothirangi," following protests from Hindu outfits. The...

Opposition has finalised 10 PM names, says Mamata

Delhi:The alliance made by opposition parties have finalised 10 prime ministerial candidates and won't take much time to decide, informed Mamata Banerjee. She revealed...

‘India is playing with fire in J&K, going down a dangerous...

Pakistan:Pakistan President Arif Alvi said that India is playing with fire by abrogation of article 370 and also warned that it will eventually “burn the...

Divakaran from CPI to contest against Shashi Tharoor

Thiruvananthapuram: The Communist Party of India (CPI) announced their candidates list for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections from Kerala. CPI would be contesting from 4...

Solar Case: FIR Registered Against 3 Congress MLA’s

Trivandrum: An FIR has been registered against three Congress legislators, who were likely to be nominated as Lok Sabha candidates, on a complaint of sexual...

Dalit and Muslim Voters Missing in Large Numbers in Voters list...

Maharashtra Almost 17 lakhs of Dalit and 10 lakhs of Muslim voters are not included in the voters' list prepared by Election Commission in Maharashtra,...

Acheiving Samrudhi; Lessons from Odisha

The government has already announced the agriculture budget of 2020-21 with an outlay of Rs 19,408 crores. 

General Elections 2019: CPM to Contest from Madurai in Tamil Nadu

Madurai: After a long gap of 15 years, Communist Party of India (Marxist) will be seen contesting from Madurai constituency. Contesting for CPM is the...

Law to Prevent Mob Engineered Hate Crimes, Promises Congress Manifesto

Delhi: Congress on Tuesday has proposed a Law against the rising number of mob engineered hate crimes in India since last few years. The election...

Food grains for plastics, a new initiative of MCG

Amit Khatri, the commissioner of MCG said: "Such an offer will work in the long run to make city plastic free which will eventually save our soil and environment."

Kitne Admi The? Hema Malini Forgets

New Delhi: Hema Malini, during an interaction with the media after being fielded again by BJP as their candidate from the holy town of Mathura...

Juhi Chawla invites landless farmers to farm at her Wada farmhouse

She has family farmland on the outskirts of Mumbai where a team of experts practice organic farming. Juhi has now opened it for landless farmers to grow rice this season.

Magh Mela 2020 in Prayagraj will be Plastic Free

The Magh Mela administration has banned the use of plastic and thermocol items in the Mela township to make it an eco-friendly event.

Congress MP Sushmita Dev’s petition to be heard by Supreme Court...

New Delhi: Following the announcement by the Congress Party on last Saturday that it may approach courts seeking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and...

India biggest emitter of sulphur dioxide, studies suggest

New Delhi: According to an analysis of a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) data released by environmental NGO Greenpeace, "India has more than 15%...

240 Registered Cases Against K Surendran says Government, Files Fresh Nomination

Trivandrum: The BJP state secretary K. Surendran, on Thursday, filed fresh nomination again as the state government informed the Kerala High Court that almost 240...

BJP and TMC competes over Ram Navami celebrations during campaigning.

West Bengal The prominent parties in West Bengal, The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Trinamool Congress both competed each other on showing off their enthusiasm...

Study reveals alarming levels of plastic in Kochi backwaters

The report suggests the presence of 4276 tons of plastic waste in the bottom sediments which works out to 55.9 tons per square km area, in the 76.5 square km stretch of Alappuzha - Thannermukkom sector of Vembanad. 

Hailstorms, rain cause major damage to crops in Rajasthan

Nagaur district in the state was hit by a hailstorm during the evening hours and night which blanketed the streets with what looked like snow. Sikar and Jhunhunu also witnessed a hailstorm leading to losses in crops and livestock.

BJP manifesto 2019 pledges to scrap Article 370

New Delhi: What is likely to escalate the mounting tension between Kashmir and the ruling party BJP, the national party in its Lok Sabha election...

News Behind The Barbed Wire : Kashmir’s Information Blockade

Kashmir: “When life is at stake, credibility takes a back seat" Key findings: Curbs on the media and its implicationsSurveillance, informal ‘investigations’ and harassment of journalists...

Solar Scam Accused Saritha Nair to Fight Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad

Trivandrum: Solar scam prime accused, Saritha S. Nair will be independently contesting from Wayanad constituency against Congress president Rahul Gandhi. She has announced that she...

India Needs Pradhan Mantri Not ‘Prachar Mantri’, Opposition slams Modi.

Uttar Pradesh The opposition has given Modi a new title with Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav saying, "The nation needs a 'pradhan mantri' (prime minister)...

Counting of Votes Amid Tight Security

New Delhi: The counting of votes of the LS elections 2019 will be amid tight security in the national capital and Chhattisgarh.Security has been...

EC Issues Notice to Prayaga Thakur for Violating Campaign Bar

New Delhi: The Bhopal district returning officer on Sunday issued a show cause notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate and 2008 Malegaon blasts accused Sadhvi Pragya Thakur in...

“Matter blown out of proportion,” Parle responds

Mumbai: A senior official of Parle Products Private Limited, known for their Biscuits on Friday said that the problem about job losses in the company...

Trump calls Imran Khan and Modi over phone, asks to moderate...

Washington: U.S. President Donald Trump has called Imran Khan, Pakistan Prime Minister and asked to “moderate rhetoric” with India over the situation in Jammu and...

BJP takes a ‘green’ turn in Kashmir

Srinagar: India has seen different shades of BJP. But in Kashmir, things are a bit more unique or at least it seems so. The poll-related...

No idol immersion in river, Clean Ganga panel tells states

The directives have been sent to the state governments of Delhi, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhatisgarh, Rajasthan and Haryana.

M.K. Stalin Denies Tamil Nadu BJP Cheif’s Claim of Talk with...

Chennai:Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President M.K. Stalin on Tuesday criticised Tamil Nadu Bharatiya Janata Party chief Tamilisai Soundararajan’s claim that the DMK is holding...

Suresh Gopi to Contest from Thrissur Seat in Kerala

Trivandrum: Actor turned politician and Rajya Sabha MP Suresh Gopi has been named by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as its candidate in Thrissur. Earlier,...

Election Analysis: Here is how Odisha approached 2014 General Elections

Odisha: In the Lok Sabha elections in 2014, the fight in Odisha was between BJP and Congress, like in most other parts of the country....

Ramya Haridas of INC Rewrites Kerala’s Political History From Alathur

Trivandrum: Ramya Haridas of UDF has secured a massive lead in Alathur, where LDF had maintained a stronghold till then. Ramya's lead is closing...

LS Poll Counting; BJP Leads

New Delhi: As the Exit Polls had predicted, after counting of votes has been started, BJP leads in a higher majority. According to the...

Congress Fields Nabam Tuki Against Kiren Rijiju in Arunachal West

Itanagar:Putting rest to all speculations, AICC announced the name of two candidates who would contest for Lok Sabha seat from Arunachal Pradesh. Former Chief...

Fake promises continues, will solve the problems of common people says...

Gujarat:Addressing the celebration rally at Ahmedabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the election victory and the mandate given by people to Bharatiya Janata...

DMK-Congress Alliance Ahead in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: The DMK-Congress alliance in Tamil Nadu is leading in 37 of 38 seats up for grabs in the state, leaving just a single...

Meghalaya plants 1.5 million saplings on World Environment Day

Shillong: Meghalaya is known for its lush green forest cover. With 80% of its area as forests, i.e. three times the Indian average, Meghalaya is...

Halt the Hate: Steep rise in crime against Christians between 2016-19

What is even more alarming is the impunity enjoyed by those propagating these crimes. They are often garlanded, celebrated and given seats in elections as a reward. 

Medha Patkar ends nine-day long hunger strike

Bhopal: Social activist and pioneer of the 'Save Narmada' movement, Medha Patkar on Tuesday ended her nine-day long hunger strike in Madhya Pradesh following the...

He’s On People’s Radar; Priyanka Mocks Modi

Indore: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his 'cloud theory' saying he' s on...