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Salman Khan files complaint with Mumbai Crime Branch over fake Facebook post

Mumbai(web team): Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has approached the Mumbai Crime Branch and filed a complaint after a fake Facebook post quoting him started doing rounds. The post in question has a screenshot of an anchor of a Hindi TV news channel with the text where Salman is quoted as saying ‘I do not need […]

Yoga looks difficult that’s why I have not tried it, Putin tells Modi

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Ufa(Reuters): With Prime Minister Narendra Modi talking about yoga in a meeting with him here, Russian President Vladimir Putin today said the ancient Indian spiritual practice “looks difficult” and that is why he has not tried it. As the two leaders met here ahead of the BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summits, Modi thanked […]

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Class 9 student dies as protesters fight with cops in Imphal

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IMPHAL(PTI): A class XI student was on Wednesday killed after school students demanding implementation of Inner Line Permit system in Manipur clashed with police, following which an indefinite curfew was clamped in Greater Imphal area. Clash between Police personnel and students in Imphal over inner line permit issue. Image Courtesy: ANI Twitter Sapam Robin Hood […]

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‘Just 2% students go to madrasas. What is the government doing for the other 98%?’

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yed Firdaus Ashraf(Rediff): ‘Why isn’t the BJP ready to give reservations to Muslims despite the high court telling it to do so?’ ‘A K Antony said the Congress lost the 2014 election because of Muslim appeasement. Antony should have gone to the jails of Maharashtra and found out how many Muslims were arrested during Congress […]

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PM Modi arrives in Russia to attend BRICS, SCO summits

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Ufa(PTI): After visiting two Central Asian countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Wednesday on a three-day trip during which he will attend the BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summits. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi tastes the traditional bread during a welcoming ceremony at an airport in Ufa. AFP Modi flew in here from […]

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Azim Premji Gives Half of His Stake in Wipro for Charity

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BENGALURU (PTI): IT czar Azim Premji has given away almost half of his stakeholding in Wipro, India’s third largest exporter of software services, to philanthrophy. The Wipro’s billionaire founder has given away an additional 18 per cent of his stake in the IT company for charity, thus earmarking 39 per cent of stake (worth Rs […]

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Hema Malini Car Crash: RSHRC Issues Notice to Police, Local Authorities

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JAIPUR(PTI): JAIPUR: Rajasthan State Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the state police and local authorities seeking a detailed report of the car accident involving BJP MP Hema Malini, which killed a four-year-old girl. After taking cognisance of media reports in which the girl’s father Hanuman Mahajan claimed that her life could have […]

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Death Case of Vyapam Beneficiary to Reopen After Autopsy Terms it Homicidal

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UJJAIN / NEW DELHI(PTI): Madhya Pradesh police have decided to reopen the death case of an MBBS student whose name figured in the Vyapam scam after her postmortem report, which described it has “homicidal” caused by “violent asphyxia”, became public, adding yet another twist The report said Namrata Damor, whose body was found near railway […]

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Amartya Sen Skeptical Over Modi’s Idea of Secularism

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New Delhi(Outlookindia): Nobel Laureate economist Amartya Sen today expressed skepticism about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s idea of secularism, asserting he would like to see “more action” in reaching out to the minorities. Sen also hit out at the Modi government over its “interference” in academia, saying it has never happened on this scale now and rued […]

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India and U.S. to Sign Tax Information Sharing Agreement

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NEW DELHI(Reuters): India and the United States will sign a tax information sharing agreement on Thursday, under a new U.S. law meant to combat offshore tax dodging by Americans, two Indian government sources and a source at the U.S. embassy said. Washington has so far signed pacts covering more than 80 tax jurisdictions to implement […]

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