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Police force have to train themselves to tackle invisible army: Ajit Doval

New Delhi(PTI): Managing internal security is going to be a major challenge for the country, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Saturday said as he asked the police force to train and equip themselves to tackle the “fourth generation” warfare with an invisible enemy. Speaking after reviewing the passing out parade of the 67 RR […]

Sahitya Akademi winner says Sonia Gandhi deserves Bharat Ratna for helping Narendra Modi win

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New Delhi(PTI): Sahitya Akademi award winning writer Kiran Nagarkar joined the voices against Dadri lynching and other “incidents of intolerance” but blamed Congress President Sonia Gandhi for “paving the way” for Narendra Modi’s ascension as the Prime Minister. On a sarcastic note, he said, “I want to say that our Prime Minister should give Sonia […]

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Controversial UP governor Ram Naik stops national anthem midway

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LUCKNOW(PTI): Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik today stoked a controversy when he ordered stopping of national anthem mid-way as it was being played during the end of the oath taking function for ministers in Raj Bhawan. Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav taking oath on National Unity Day in […]

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No survivors in Russian plane crash, say Egyptian authorities

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A Russian airliner carrying 224 passengers and crew crashed in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Saturday, the Egyptian prime minister’s office and civil aviation ministry said. The Airbus A-321, operated by Russian airline Kogalymavia with registration number KGL-9268, was flying from the Sinai coastal resort of Sharm el-Sheikh to St Petersburg in Russia when it went […]

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Saradha Scam: Ex Minister Madan Mitra finally gets bail

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Kolkata: West Bengal transport minister Madan Mitra was granted bail in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam by the Alipore court on Saturday. The court was hearing a bail petition moved by his lawyers at the court and the judge granted him conditional bail on a personal bond of Rs.2 lakhs. Madan Mitra was arrested […]

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India would become weak if minorities feel insecure: Activist Teesta Setalvad

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New Delhi(PTI): The Centre must understand that if minorities were feeling insecure, India would become weak and divisive forces would gather strength, activist Teesta Setalvad said in Aligarh. “We are witnessing a very determined bid by fascist forces to denigrate the country’s Constitution and the entire socio-justice system which safeguards the interests of the weakest […]

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President Pranab Mukherjee again calls for preserving plural character of India

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New Delhi(PTI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday once again called for preserving the multiplicity and pluralistic character of the country and said India has thrived due to its power of assimilation and tolerance. The President, who had on a number of occasions spoken against growing intolerance in the last three weeks, was speaking at the […]

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Five times RBI governor Raghuram Rajan criticised Modi government

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Mumbai: Speaking at the convocation ceremony at IIT Delhi, Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan said that the tradition of debate and an open spirit is critical for India’s economic progress. Against the backdrop of growing intolerance in the wake of Dadri lynching and subsequent acts of violence, he also said protection of right […]

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India’s history of unity in diversity in danger due to communal ideology: Sonia Gandhi

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New Delhi: Speaking on the occasion of Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration in New Delhi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi launched a scathing attack on the current regime. She said that former President Indira Gandhi was always concerned with uniting the country. Explaining Indira Gandhi’s ideology, Sonia said that former PM was in favour of […]

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Run for Unity: PM Modi not suitable for his post, says Congress

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New Delhi(ANI): The Congress on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his speech on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and said the former is not suitable for his post as he lacks knowledge. “They only speak and do not take any action and everyday they do politics. Narendra Modi is not suitable for his post, he […]

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