Pakistan probe team will meet witnesses, not security personnel

Pakistan probe team will meet witnesses, not security personnel

New Delhi: India plans to provide the probe team from Pakistan access to all witnesses in the Pathankot attack case but not security personnel from National Security Guard or the BSF On the eve of the arrival of Pakistan’s Joint Investigation Team visit, official sources said India will also press for visit of its probe […]

Ideological victory for BJP in nationalism debate: Jaitley

Ideological victory for BJP in nationalism debate: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Vowing to take forward the “ideological battle” on nationalism, Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said BJP has won the first round as people who raised anti-India slogans till now have been forced to say “Jai Hind, if not Bharat mata ki jai”. Raising the pitch on the issue, Jaitley also took a […]

AIMC demands more budgetary allocation for Muslims

JAISALMER: An organisation of Muslims on Saturday demanded that the Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government in Rajasthan increase budgetary allocation for minority community in accordance with their population, saying “insufficient” funds was the main “hurdle” for them to come into mainstream. All India Milli Council (AIMC) said that the government policies were not proving beneficial and […]

Girl set ablaze for objecting to eve-teasing

BANDA: A 22-year-old girl received serious burn injuries when a youth in her neighbourhood set her ablaze for objecting to eve-teasing in Mahoba district on Saturday. The girl was standing outside her house watching locals singing folk songs when Raj Kumar, under the influence of liquor, tried to drag her, SP Mahoba Hari Chander said. […]

Kejriwal only Indian leader among world’s 50 greatest by Fortune

Kejriwal only Indian leader among world’s 50 greatest by Fortune

NEW YORK: Arvind Kejriwal has been named among the world’s 50 greatest leaders by Fortune magazine with the Delhi Chief Minister being the sole Indian leader on the list topped by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Fortune’s third annual ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’ list features men and women from across the globe from the fields of […]

Google-maps search for ‘anti-national’,’patriotism’ leads to JNU

NEW DELHI: Searching with key words such as ‘anti-national’, ‘sedition’, ‘patriotism’ and ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ on Google-maps will now direct the users to JNU, which is caught in a row over its students being booked under sedition. The students of the university, who have been agitating against the alleged “branding” of JNU as “anti-national” […]

Dentist beaten to death after cricket ball hits passersby

NEW DELHI: A 40-year-old dentist was allegedly beaten to death by a group of about 12 people at his residence in west Delhis Vikaspuri area, following which nine of them, including a juvenile and a middle-aged woman, have been apprehended, police said today. The incident took place late Wednesday night when dentist Pankaj Narang was […]

Universities under attack: Kanhaiya

HYDERABAD: Describing universities as centres to promote “criticial thinking”, JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar today alleged that the educational institutions are under attack. “There is an allegation that we are doing politics. Are we doing politics or is the government is doing politics? (It) has a pre-planned script to destroy autonomy of universities. The precise work […]

Last call of missing Indian in Brussels tracked to metro: Govt

NEW DELHI: The last phone call of Infosys employee from Bengaluru who has gone missing in Brussels since Tuesday’s deadly terror strike, has been tracked to a metro rail in the Belgian capital, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said. Indian Embassy in Brussels is making efforts to locate Raghavendran Ganesh since the terror attacks […]

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