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‘India should protect humans, not just cows’: Cardinal Baselios Cleemis

Kolkata(RT): India should be as concerned about its people, as it is about its cows – a sacred animal in Hinduism – said the head of India’s Catholic bishops as he spoke out after an elderly nun was gang-raped in a convent last week. “The country has a responsibility towards all of us – every […]

19 killed in Tunisia museum attack

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Tunis NERVE:  At least 19 people, including 17 tourists, were killed in an armed attack on a museum here on Wednesday, Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid said. Five terrorists carried out the attack on Bardo Museum, and two of them were killed by security forces, Essid said at a press conference, according to Xinhua news […]

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Microsoft will allow pirated Windows users to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

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Beijing ,(Reuters): Microsoft Corp is making its biggest push into the heavily pirated Chinese consumer computing market this summer by offering free upgrades to Windows 10 to all Windows users, regardless of whether they are running genuine copies of the software. The move is an unprecedented attempt by Microsoft to get legitimate versions of its […]

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Gunmen attack Tunisian museum, kill seven tourists- government official

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Tunisia, Khizer Hayat: Foreign tourists ran for shelter, covered by security forces aiming rifles into the air, live television footage showed. Gunmen attack Tunisian museum, kill seven tourists- government official Gunmen attacked Tunisia’s national museum near its parliament on Wednesday, killing at least seven tourists and taking others hostage inside the building, the government said. […]

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EC issues notice to 6 political parties for not filing expenditure statements for LS polls

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New Delhi(PTI): The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday issued showcause notices threatening de-recognition of six political parties, including the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), for failing to file their expenditure statements for the last Lok Sabha polls. Issuing a stern warning to these parties, the poll-panel has invoked the provisions of section 16(A) of the Election […]

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Sonia Gandhi writes to Hazare, vows to oppose land bill

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New Delhi(PTI) : Congress President Sonia Gandhi has expressed her agreement with the concerns of Gandhian Anna Hazare on the NDA government’s land bill and vowed to oppose it at all fora. Gandhi on Tuesday wrote a letter to the social activist in reply to his earlier missive and referred to the protest march to […]

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US removes Iran and Hezbollah from list of terror threats

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Washington DC, Dan Joseph: Iran and Hezbollah no longer pose a terror threat to the United States or its allies. At least according to director of national intelligence, James Clapper.An annual security report submitted recently to the US Senate by James Clapper, director of National Intelligence, removed both Iran and Hezbollah from the list of […]

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Serena Williams overcomes slow start to reach Indian Wells quarters

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Top seed Serena Williams overcame a wobbly start to see off a determined Sloane Stephens 6-7 (3) 6-2 6-2 on Tuesday and advance to the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open. Williams, playing her third match at Indian Wells after deciding to end a 14-year boycott of the event where she had suffered alleged racist […]

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Delhi government slaps show cause notice on school asking students to join BJP

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Delhi(PTI): Delhi Government on Wednesday slapped a show cause notice to a well-known private school and ordered a probe against it following reports that its management had asked teachers and students to take membership of BJP. A senior official at the Education Department said Ryan International school has been asked to file reply to the […]

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Congress attacks Akalis over calendar commemorating Indira Gandhi killers

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New Delhi(PTI): Congress on Wednesday attacked the Akali Dal-BJP government in Punjab and the SGPC in Parliament for marking the death anniversaries of the killers of Indira Gandhi and former army chief Gen A S Vaidya in the Nanakshahi calendar, with SAD saying it had nothing to do with this. Congress members raised the issue […]

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