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"39 Indians killed in Iraq" - Protest by United Hindu Front

March 22, 2018

United Hindu Frontstages a#protestby burning effigies of Islamic State terrorists against the killing of 39 Indians in#Iraq ...

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FIR against Hardik Pandya over tweet on Dr. Ambedkar

March 22, 2018

Rajasthan: A court in Jodhpur on Wednesday directed the Rajasthan Police to register an FIR against cricketer Hardik Pandya for a tweet allegedly disrespecting Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar. The directive was issued to the police by the court while hearing a petition filed against the cricket over the tweet. According to reports, the petition was filed by ...

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Farm income to double by 2022: Narendra Modi

March 17, 2018

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government's initiatives aimed at creating awareness about latest technological developments in agriculture will double farm income by 2022. Modi, who will later address an agriculture fair 'Krishi Unnati Mela' at Pusa campus here, tweeted that its theme is aimed at doubling the farmers...

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India would eradicate TB by 2025: PM Narendra Modi

March 16, 2018

Imphal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the five-day Indian Science Congress at the Manipur University here. "I appeal to the scientists to spend at least 100 hours a year with 100 school students of classes 9 to 11 to teach them the aspects of science. This will go a long way in exposing the students to science," he said in hi...

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Pop Singer Daler Mehndi sentenced to two years imprisonment

March 16, 2018

New Delhi: The Patiala court has convicted Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi and sentenced him to two years in prison for his involvement in a human trafficking case dating back to 2003. He was however granted bail. According to reports, Daler Mehndi, his brother Shamsher and others had been accused of illegally sending people abroad by disguising t...

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Our aim is social justice: PM Modi

March 10, 2018

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday set the goal to achieve social justice in India. He said the nation already has manpower, skill and resources, all it needs is to work on mission mode to bring about the positive change. With an aim to improve India's standing in the Human Development Index (HDI), the Prime Minister stressed on "...

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Supreme Court restores Hadiya marriage

March 08, 2018

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the marriage of Hadiya, a 26-year-old Kerala woman who converted to Islam, to Shafin Jahan, overturning a high court order that annulled the marriage as sham. Pronouncing the landmark decision that upholds a woman’s right to choose her partner, the court said, “Hadiya is at liberty to pur...

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Modi 'strongly' condemns vandalism as more statues targeted after Lenin's

March 07, 2018

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday strongly condemned the vandalism of statues in many states triggered by razing of Communist hero Lenin's statue in Tripura on Monday, an act condoned by some BJP leaders, followed by similar incidents in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. "(The) Prime Minister has strongly disapproved reported incident...

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INX Media Case : SC refused to grant interim relief to Karthi Chidambaram

March 06, 2018

NEW DELHI:The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to grant Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Union Minister P. Chidambaram, interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in an alleged money laundering case related to INX Media. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud sought a resp...

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Conrad Sangma sworn in as Meghalaya CM

March 06, 2018

SHILLONG: National People's Party (NPP) leader Conrad Kongkal Sangma was on Tuesday sworn in as the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya. ...

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