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Israel plans plans 600 new homes in East Jerusalem illegally: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

New York city: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his frustration at Israel’s settlement program, which plans 600 new homes in East Jerusalem. The new units are set to expand four existing settlements in the Palestinian city.

Israel plans plans 600 new homes in East Jerusalem illegally: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Supreme Court agrees to hear Jayalalithaa’s bail plea on October 17

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NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear former Tamil Nadu chief minister’s bail plea on October 17. On October 17, the SC will also hear bail pleas of Jayalalithaa’s co-convicts Shashikala and Sudhakaran. Jayalalithaa has engaged Fali Nariman as her counsel in the Supreme Court. Ram Jethmalani was her advocate before the […]

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Mesut Ozil wants Arsenal exit, Bayern Munich to make $50 million bid

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It’s safe to say that, so far, German international Mesut Ozil has failed to meet up to the lofty expectations which greeted his $65 million arrival at the Emirates Stadium last summer. Mesut Ozil wants Arsenal exit, Bayern Munich to make $50 million bid Ozil, 25, is ready to move on from Arsenal, according to […]

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Dangerous Hindutva portents in India and RSS Ideology

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New Delhi, Praful Bidwai: Hindutva crossed another red line on October 3 when India’s state-owned Doordarshan broadcast live, for the first time ever, a Rashtriya Swyamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief’s annual Vijayadashami (Dussehra) address. Dangerous Hindutva portents in India and RSS Ideology Image source: https://twitter.com/BeingJAT/status/518615166913499137 The speech is meant to convey to swayamsevaks the Sangh’s thinking […]

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Ex Union Minister Shashi Tharoor sacked as Congress spokesperson

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New Delhi(IANS): Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor was Monday sacked from the post of Congress spokesperson, a statement from the party said here. Ex Union Minister Shashi Tharoor sacked as Congress spokesperson “Congress President Sonia Gandhi has accepted recommendation of AICC (All India Congress Committee) disciplinary committee to remove Shashi Tharoor from the list of […]

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Meerut rape case was false:Hindu girl take back complaint

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New Delhi/ Meerut:13th Oct 2014: Denying rumours of “love jihad,” a 22-year-old woman from Meerut, who earlier alleged gang rape and forced conversion sending western Uttar Pradesh on the boil in August, said on Sunday that she had run away with a Muslim man out of her own free will. She approached the police complaining […]

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Delhi Police raids anti-caste magazine for allegedly hurting Hindu sentiments

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New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday raided the offices of Forward Press, an anti-caste magazine, and confiscated copies of its October issue on grounds that it carried objectionable material about Goddess Durga. Delhi Police raids anti-caste magazine for allegedly hurting Hindu sentiments The magazine’s consulting editor, Promod Ranjan, said that the police had illegally […]

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Congress Calls Narendra Modi a Roadside (Sadak Chaap) Leader

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CHANDIGARH: The Congress took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saying he not maintaining the dignity of the high office he held and was instead behaving like a “Sadak Chaap” (roadside) leader. Congress Calls Narendra Modi a Roadside (Sadak Chaap) Leader Referring to Modi’s election speeches in Haryana and on the repeated […]

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