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Muslim personal law outside realm of judiciary: AIMPLB to SC on triple talaq issue

Muslim personal law outside realm of judiciary: AIMPLB to SC on triple talaq issue

NEW DELHI: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) told the Supreme Court that pleas challenging the practices of triple talaq, ‘nikah halala’ and polygamy among Muslims were not maintainable as the issues fell outside the realm of judiciary. The Board said the validity of Mohammedan Law, founded essentially on the Holy Quran and sources […]

Aadhaar not mandatory for welfare schemes, says SC but next hearing date in ‘due course of time’

The Supreme Court on Monday said the government cannot make Aadhaar mandatory for availing benefits of welfare schemes. An apex court bench said the earlier interim order had not been violated since Aadhaar is not mandatory for getting various social welfare schemes. However, it refused to give any date on the issue of making Aadhaar […]

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RSS making false propaganda about Kerala clashes, says Sitaram Yechury

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RSS making false propaganda about Kerala clashes, says Sitaram Yechury

NEW DELHI(PTI): CPI (M) leader Sitaram Yechury today accused the RSS of making false propaganda on political clashes in Kerala, claiming more Communist party workers than the Sangh activists have been killed in these fights. “After the new government was formed in Kerala, the clashes between the RSS and the Communist party workers claimed lives […]

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Facebook restores Bengali poet Srijato’s controversial post on Adityanath

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Facebook restores Bengali poet Srijato’s controversial post on Adityanath

A day after ‘accidentally’ removing the controversial poem of noted Bengali poet Srijato Bandyopadhyay, Facebook authorities has restored it. “The post was accidentally removed and has now been restored. This was a mistake, and we are sorry,” a Facebook spokesperson said today. The 12-line poem titled ‘Abhishap’ (Curse), posted in Facebook on March 19, was […]

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Adityanath urges BJP leaders to act as watchdog against corruption, warns against flaunting power

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Adityanath urges BJP leaders to act as watchdog against corruption, warns against flaunting power

LUCKNOW(PTI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi today asked all BJP office bearers and public representatives not to undertake any contractual work and instead monitor them for effective execution. He said BJP’s unprecedented win the recent Assembly elections had only increased the responsibilities of the party and its workers. “No office bearer of the party […]

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Adityanath urges BJP leaders to act as watchdog against corruption, warns against flaunting power

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Adityanath urges BJP leaders to act as watchdog against corruption, warns against flaunting power

LUCKNOW(PTI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi today asked all BJP office bearers and public representatives not to undertake any contractual work and instead monitor them for effective execution. He said BJP’s unprecedented win the recent Assembly elections had only increased the responsibilities of the party and its workers. “No office bearer of the party […]

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Gujarat: Communal clash in Patan, 1 killed, several injured,FIRs filed against 45 people

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Gujarat: Communal clash in Patan, 1 killed, several injured,FIRs filed against 45 people

NEW DELHI: Security was on Sunday stepped up in the communal violence-hit Vadavali village in Patan district in Gujarat where one person was killed after clashes even as members of the two communities lodged cross FIRs against 45 persons. Tight security is in place to avoid any further clash, Patan Superintendent of Police A G […]

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RSS man set to launch Hindu digital channel is a part of BJP’s national executive council

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RSS man set to launch Hindu digital channel is a part of BJP’s national executive council

A new digital channel, Hindu World, catering to Hindu philosophy and targeting aspirational Hindu youth is set to launch on Gudi Padva. According to a report in Times of India, Seshadri Chari, a member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and part of BJP’s national executive council, is the chief editor of the channel. Chari’s channel intends […]

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UP: BJP MLA Vikram Saini promises to break limbs of people disrespecting, killing cows

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UP: BJP MLA Vikram Saini promises to break limbs of people disrespecting, killing cows

In what could spark a fresh controversy, Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) MLA Vikram Saini has said that he would break limbs of those disrespecting and killing cows. “I had promised that I would break the hand and legs of the people who disrespect and kill cows,” Saini said at a gathering. The statement was made […]

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IPS Himanshu Kumar is suspends for tweeting about casteism in police force

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IPS Himanshu Kumar is suspends for tweeting about casteism in police force

After IPS officer from Uttar Pradesh Himanshu Kumar tweeted, alleging casteism in the force, he was suspended by the UP police for indiscipline. On March 22, Kumar had tweeted alleging senior police officers were targeting subordinates with the surname of Yadav. An India Today report says the officer tweeted saying, “There is now a rush among senior […]

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