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Delhi Riots: Gulfisha Fatima Has Been Allegedly Called “Educated Terrorist” In Jail

Delhi Riots: Gulfisha Fatima Has Been Allegedly Called “Educated Terrorist” In Jail

New Delhi: On Monday, student activist Gulfisha Fatima, said in Delhi court that she was being subjected to communal slurs and mental harassment by jail authorities. Fatema was arrested under the UAPA act for protesting against CAA and her alleged role in the violence in Northeast Delhi in February earlier this year. “I have a […]

Opposition to boycott Rajya Sabha till suspension of 8 members revoked: Azad

Opposition to boycott Rajya Sabha till suspension of 8 members revoked: Azad

  NEW DELHI:SEP 2020, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said the opposition will boycott the proceedings of the House till the suspension of eight members is revoked. Speaking after the Zero Hour, Azad also demanded that the government brings a bill which should ensure private players don”t procure food […]

Indian Army strengthens hold over 20 strategic heights in Eastern Ladakh; Rafales to carry out sorties

Indian Army strengthens hold over 20 strategic heights in Eastern Ladakh; Rafales to carry out sorties

New Delhi: The armies of India and China are set to hold the sixth round of Corps Commander-level talks in the next couple of days to explore ways to defuse tension in eastern Ladakh even as India further bolstered its dominance in over 20 mountain heights around the friction points near the Pangong lake, government […]

‘They Certainly Intended To Kill Us That Night’, 4 Tablighi Jamaat Members Recount Attack By Hindu Mobs In Maharashtra

‘They Certainly Intended To Kill Us That Night’, 4 Tablighi Jamaat Members Recount Attack By Hindu Mobs In Maharashtra

Maharashtra: On the night of 16 September, 4 Tablighi Jamaat members Suhail Tamboli, Aslam Ather, Sayyed Layak, Nizamuddin Qazi were brutally attacked by some Hindu mobs in the Hol village of Maharashtra’s Beed district. The four Tablighi Jamaat members were travelling to Ambajogai village from Dharur for one of their friend’s funeral when the car […]

Rajya Sabha Chairman likely to take action against MPs who created ruckus, tore papers

Rajya Sabha Chairman likely to take action against MPs who created ruckus, tore papers

New Delhi: Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu is likely to take action against those Members of Parliament who created ruckus in the Upper House over agriculture bills. Amid protest from Opposition parties, The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on […]

Parliament passes Bill to cut salaries of MPs by 30%

Parliament passes Bill to cut salaries of MPs by 30%

New Delhi: Parliament on Friday passed a Bill to reduce for one year the salaries of parliamentarians by 30% “to meet the exigencies arising out of COVID-19 pandemic.” Rajya Sabha passed the Salary, Allowances and Pension of Members of Parliament (Amendment) Bill, 2020. It had got the approval of Lok Sabha on Tuesday. The Bill […]

Rajya Sabha passes Homoeopathy Bills

Rajya Sabha passes Homoeopathy Bills

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed two Bills — the Indian Medicine Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2020 and Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2020. Replying during the discussion on the Bills, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said, “The Ordinance was necessitated as Parliament was not in session.” The Minister said that Yoga and Naturopathy […]

President Kovind To Address ‘Brainstorming Session’ on NEP-2020 at SKICC on Sunday

President Kovind To Address ‘Brainstorming Session’ on NEP-2020 at SKICC on Sunday

Srinagar: The University of Kashmir in collaboration with the Govt. of the Union Territory of J&K is organizing a one-day brainstorming session on the implementation of the National Education Policy (NEP-2020) at SKICC, Srinagar on 20 Sept. 2020. It is pertinent to mention that the Union Cabinet approved the National Education Policy on 29th July, […]

Babri Mosque Verdict By CBI Court On September 30

Babri Mosque Verdict By CBI Court On September 30

A special CBI court hearing the Babri mosque demolition case will pronounce its judgment on September 30. Judge SK Yadav has directed all accused to remain present in the court on the day of judgment. Prominent among the 32 accused are former deputy prime minister L K Advani and BJP leaders M M Joshi, Kalyan […]

Yogi Govt To Rename Agra’s Mughal Museum After Shivaji Maharaj

Yogi Govt To Rename Agra’s Mughal Museum After Shivaji Maharaj

Agra: On Monday, the Uttar PradeshChief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced to rename the under- construction Mughal museum in Agra after Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Yogi Adityanath, who has changed the names of several places in his 3 years of ruling, including Allahabad now Prayagraj. He tweeted that in Uttar Pradesh, there was no place for the […]

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Afghan Taliban On China’s ‘Side’: Should India Be Worried?

HAIDAR ABBAS Behind the facade of the US as a superpower is also a dark underbelly – one that is not so visible in the mainstream media or primetime debates: a startling fact that, around 5,00,000 US military men – who have at some point in time served in Iraq or Afghanistan – have been […]