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Case registered under Section 153(A) against Sadhvi Balika Saraswati for disturbing communal harmony

Bhopal(PTI): A case has been slapped against VHP leader Sadhvi Balika Saraswati from Madhya Pradesh who was the star speaker at the Hindu Samajotsava held here on March 1 for allegedly disturbing communal harmony through her provocative utterances. Police said the case has been booked under Sections 153(A) of IPC based on a complaint from […]

Nagaland lynching: Assam CM Gogoi calls incident ‘barbaric’; Rajnath Singh assures necessary action will be taken

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Guwahati(web team/PTI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday condemned the lynching of an Assamese youth in Nagaland for allegedly raping a girl and termed the incident as “barbaric, heinous and inhuman”. “The manner, in which the youth was dragged out of custody and killed brutally by a mob on the streets, is highly condemnable,” […]

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeks report from Nagaland govt on lynched incident

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New Delhi,IBOYAIMA LAITHANGBAM(TH): Home Minister Rajnath Singh has sought a full report from the Nagaland Government on the incident of a rape-accused being lynched in Dimapur on Thursday night. Mr. Singh spoke to Nagaland Chief Minister T.R Zeliang in this regard. Meanwhile, additional forces have been rushed from neighbouring Assam to Dimapur. Assam Chief Minister […]

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Venkaiah Naidu seeks opposition support for passage of key bills

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New Delhi(PTI): Lacking numbers in Rajya Sabha for passage of key bills, the government on Friday appealed for opposition support, saying “Congress and friends” should back it to give “push for development” considering the larger interest of people’s welfare. Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said the measures were part of the government’s efforts for […]

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India trying to muzzle free speech: Leslee Udwin

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London(PTI): Unfazed by the controversy, the British filmmaker behind the BBC documentary on the Delhi gangrape incident on Thursday accused the Indian government of trying to “muzzle free speech” by banning its telecast in India. British filmmaker Leslee Udwin. File photo Leslee Udwin’s ‘Storyville: India’s Daughter’ was due to be aired in the U.K. on […]

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Nagaland lynching: Several arrests made based on video footage, says Dimapur DGP

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Dimapur(web team): After an angry student mob managed to break out alleged rapist Syed Farid Khan​ from Dimapur Central jail in Nagaland and lynched him to death, Dimapur Director General of Police has said to a news channel that several arrests have been made based on the video footage. He added that the police is […]

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High Court relief for actress Deepika Padukone in FIR against AIB show

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Mumbai(PTI): In an interim order, the Bombay High Court has restrained the city police from arresting or taking coercive action against Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone in connection with her participation in the controversial AIB Roast show. The order was passed by a bench of justices Ranjit More and Anuja Prabhudessai on March 2 on a […]

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HRD ministry sets up panel to probe misappropriation charge against Teesta NGO

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New Delhi(PTI): The HRD Ministry has set up a committee to probe alleged misappropriation of funds received under the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan by an NGO run by activist Teesta Setalvad, who is facing heat along with her husband in a separate case of embezzlement. The three-member committee is to be headed by Supreme Court lawyer […]

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People unnecessarily pointing fingers at Kejriwal, says Manish Sisodia

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New Delhi(PTI): The Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia, on Friday said that people are unnecessarily pointing fingers at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal even as the latter is recuperating from an illness at a naturopathy centre in Bengaluru. “Which gate did Arvind exit, where did he look, left or right, what was the colour […]

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President Pranab Mukherjee accepts Union Minister Raosaheb Dadarao Danve’s resignation

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New Delhi(PTI): President Pranab Mukherjee accepted the resignation of Minister of State for Consumer Affairs and Food and Public Distribution, Raosaheb Dadarao Danve, from the Union Council of Ministers. President, as advised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accepted the resignation of Danve with immediate effect, Rashtrapati Bhavan said in a communique. Danve, who was appointed […]

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