A few hours after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat urged the centre to bring in a law aimed at constructing the Ram Temple at Ayodhya, the ruling BJP's primary political ally in Bihar today said it would be more prudent to await the Supreme Court's verdict on the …read more
Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan on Wednesday said the #MeToo movement was started by “people with perverted minds”, reported PTI.
“This is the result of the activities of some people with perverted minds,” he said when asked about the movement. “This corrupts the purity of …read more
The BJP on Thursday accused the Congress of "demeaning and demoralising" Hindus and termed as an "abuse" a reported remark by the opposition party's leader Ghulam Nabi Azad that the number of Hindu candidates inviting him for campaigning has reduced drastically.
Mr Azad reportedly made the comments at an event …read more
Abandoning the Obama-era rule of granting work permits to H-4 visa holders - who are spouses of professionals holding H-1B visas, mostly Indians - will benefit some US workers, the Department of Homeland Security believes.
The Trump administration is planning to revoke a rule that makes spouses of thousands of immigrant workers …read more
In a 41-page criminal defamation petition to a Delhi court against journalist Priya Ramani, MJ Akbar said her article and tweets accusing him of sexual harassment spoiled his reputation and goodwill, and he had to quit his job as the junior foreign minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government because …read more
Veteran politician ND Tiwari, who suffered multiple organ failure in July, has died at a hospital in Delhi. It was Mr Tiwari's 93rd birthday today.
"Mr Tiwari was admitted at the Max Super Speciality Hospital in Delhi and died at 2.50 pm," the doctors said.
ND Tiwari, a Congress …read more
#MeToo: Vikas Bahl Files Rs 🔟 Crore Defamation Lawsuit👊 Against Anurag Kashyap,🎥 Vikramaditya Motwane
Filmmaker Vikas Bahl, who has been accused of sexual assault, has filed a Rs10-crore defamation suit against his former Phantom Films partners Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane.
Earlier, Bahl had sent legal notices to the two, accusing them of orchestrating a campaign against him by using the allegation as an …read more
Prices of petrol and diesel fell on Thursday for the first time since the Centre decided on October 5 to intervene in the market to control the rising prices.
A litre of petrol cost Rs 82.62 in New Delhi on Thursday, down 21 paise since Wednesday. Diesel cost Rs …read more
Pakistan’s maritime forces on Wednesday captured 11 Indian fishermen and seized their boat in the Arabian Sea. The Indian Coast Guard said that it is in touch with its counterparts in Pakistan to enable the release of the captured men and their boat.
A Pakistan maritime surveillance ship, ‘Basol …read more
The number of cases of infection from the Zika virus in Rajasthan rose to 100 on Wednesday, prompting the Centre to send a team from the Indian Council of Medical Research to accelerate measures to stop its spread.
An unidentified official of the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare …read more
A 35-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl in Haryana’s Rewari district the previous day when she was returning from school.
The accused allegedly accosted the child when she was on her way home, took her to a nearby field and raped her. The …read more
Sri Lanka Denies🙅♂️ President Maithripala Sirisena Said🗣 India’s RAW Was Trying to🗡 Assassinate Him
Sri Lanka on Wednesday refuted reports that President Maithripala Sirisena had told his Cabinet India’s Research and Analysis Wing was plotting to kill him.
The president’s Media Division released a statement that Sirisena only stressed the need to investigate an alleged assassination plot against him.
The Sri Lankan …read more
The Odisha government on Wednesday said the toll from Cyclone Titli and subsequent rain-related incidents rose to 57, including 10 children. The state’s loss due to the calamity is being pegged at over Rs 2,200 crore.
Heavy rain and floods that followed Cyclone Titli last week ravaged 16 …read more
Ashish Pandey, the son of former BSP MP Rakesh Pandey who went missing after brandishing a gun at the Hyatt Hotel in Delhi, has offered to surrender after a non-bailable warrant was issued against him on Wednesday night.
Pandey moved an application at the Patiala House Court in Delhi, asking …read more