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Gujarat has the NaMo Myth busted

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Gujarat has the NaMo Myth busted

New Delhi: The myth is busted! The promises bullet train, the roll-on-roll-off ferry service ride and the flamboyant take-off on a sea plane and so on that the BJP rolled out with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the presiding deity,  was not enough to propel the unstoppable right wing juggernaut to the 100-mark. As one […]

Violence within the country has shamed us: Rahul Gandhi

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Violence within the country has shamed us: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Dec 16 : Congress President  Rahul Gandhi spoke out against the spreading hatred and violence in the country, and asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was taking India back to the medieval times. In his first speech to party workers after formally assuming charge as the Congress president, he set the tone for […]

Violence against Christians: Not in My name says Tripura Maharaja

Violence against Christians: Not in My name says Tripura Maharaja

The December 14 incident of unprovoked violence against Catholic Priests and Seminerians in Satna in the Central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has attracted condemnation from all sections of society, especially in Northeast India. Tripura royal scion and PCC working president Maharaja Pradyot Bikram Manikya has said, ” Violence is a first sign of cowardice. […]

Telengana Govt plans Christmas Dinners, elsewhere Christians attacked

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Telengana Govt plans Christmas Dinners, elsewhere Christians attacked

Hyderabad: As part of Christmas celebrations, the Telangana government will organise dinners in all churches across the state on December 18, a release from the Chief Minister’s Office said today. “On December 18, on behalf of the government, dinner will be organised in all the churches across the state. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao would […]

Vice President praises Christian contribution to nation building

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Vice President praises Christian contribution to nation building

New Delhi: Indian Vice President Venkiah Naidu on December 12 commended Christians for their service to those on the periphery and acknowledged their share in building a new India. “The Catholic community is peace-loving and it contributes immensely to nation building,” the vice president told a gathering that the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) […]

Modi’s claim: ‘a strange story with no basis’

Modi’s claim: ‘a strange story with no basis’

Islamabad: Pakistan’s former foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri  dismissed as “a strange story with no basis” the claim made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Islamabad was interfering in the Gujarat Assembly polls, says a PTI report. “I am astonished. I had gone for dinner and I heard him saying that Pakistan is hatching a conspiracy,” […]

CRPF facing ‘trust issues’ with newly trained men?

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CRPF facing ‘trust issues’ with newly trained men?

New Delhi: Across several CRPF camps in Maoist-infested Bihar and Jharkhand, groups of trained commandos   are spending their days as gardeners and sentries. Their commanders have lost trust in them after they – a group of 59 rookies from the elite Combat Battalion for Resolute Action – “deserted” the force in February while returning from […]

LPG price hike paused for Gujarat elections?

LPG price hike paused for Gujarat elections?

New Delhi, Dec 10 (PTI) After hiking cooking gas LPG price by Rs 76.5 in 19 installments in 17 months, national oil companies skipped the monthly revision in rates this month ahead of elections in Gujarat. State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) have been since […]

PM Modi avoiding real issues, says Rahul

PM Modi avoiding real issues, says Rahul

Patan, Dec 9 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of changing the agenda of the Gujarat elections as he was getting exposed on one issue after another. Hitting out at “Modi model” of development, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday named 10 villages where land acquired by the Guajarat […]

Nithari killings: Death sentence to Pandher, Koli

Nithari killings: Death sentence to Pandher, Koli

Ghaziabad, Dec 8 : A special CBI court today awarded the death sentence to Chandigarh businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his servant Surender Koli for rape and murder of a 24-year-old maid in the Nithari killings case that rocked the country. Ten years on, another victim gets ‘justice’. The court has also slapped a fine […]

SC to examine 157-yr-old law on adultery punishing only men

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SC to examine 157-yr-old law on adultery punishing only men

New Delhi, Dec 8 (PTI) The Supreme Court today agreed to examine the constitutional validity of a colonial era law on adultery which punishes only the man even though the woman, with whom he has had consensual sex, may be an equal partner. The top court also said if the husband gives consent for sexual […]

Corruption : A fight for all

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Corruption : A fight for all

Sir, Corruption is rampant in all over India be it in the  government administration, private organisations or public. It is present at all levels economic, social and administrative. In governmental administration the people in power are least interested in the interest of citizens as a whole. The news of various scandals has become very common. […]