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Gujarat Riots: SC to hear on Nov 26 Zakia's plea against Modi’s clean chit

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday said it would  hear on November 26 plea of Zakia Jafri challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) to Narendra Modi. Zakia Jafri is the widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed by a mob in the 2002 Godhra riots. A bench

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Only 3.5 Lakh Of 40 Lakh Excluded In Assam List Applied Again: Sources

NEW DELHI: About 4.5 lakh people, out of the total 40 lakh,  who have been excluded within the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC), have claimed that they are Indian nationals after the window opens for claims and objections within the Supreme Court-monitored train, sources mentioned on Sunday. Besides, lower than 100 purposes have been

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Role of Khalistani, Kashmiri terror groups can't be ruled out says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

AMRITSAR:  Strongly condemning the grenade attack on a religious congregation in Amritsar,  which claimed three lives and left 15 people injured Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh warned that the possibility of the involvement of ISI-based Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups can't be ruled out. In a statement issued hours after the incident, the

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“Trupti Desai is an RSS activist” says Kerala Agriculture Minister

KERALA: Kerela’s Agriculture Minister and CPI(M) member VS Sunil Kumar on Friday said women activist Trupti Desai who has been held up in Kochi International Airport since her arrival, is an RSS member. "Trupti Desai is an RSS activist. Behind her plans to enter the temple, there is the thinking of RSS," Kerala Minister VS

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Bhima Koregaon case: Activists Wanted To Kill PM, Five activists among 10 named in chargesheet

PUNE: In an approximately 5,000-page chargesheet filed against the five arrested human rights activists and lawyers,  Pune Police filed its first chargesheet against 10 prime accused in the Koregaon-Bhima caste riots case of January 1 2018. The Pune Police on Thursday claimed that some Maoist leaders were conspiring to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra

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UP cabinet clears renaming of Faizabad as Ayodhya, Allahabad as Prayagraj

LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government has today formally cleared  the proposal to rename Faizabad and Allahabad divisions as Ayodhya and Prayagraj respectively. The decision came during a meeting of the state cabinet, presided over by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow,  Parliamentary Affairs Minister Suresh Khanna told reporters. Along with the district, Faizabad division has

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Sabarimala Case: SC Agrees to Hear Review Petitions on Jan 22

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has agreed to hear in open court review petitions challenging its verdict allowing entry of women of all ages into Sabarimala temple. Hearing a bunch of petitions seeking a review of the court's verdict, the Supreme Court said it will now hear the matter on January 22

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Paytm Founder Breaks Silence on Extortion Case, As Accused's Family Claims Professional Rivalry

NEW DELHI: The recent extortion episode involving Paytm Vice-President of Communication, Sonia Dhawan breaking his silence on the episode, the Paytm founder has said that truth will come out soon. “I’m stunned and want to figure out the truth. I have always believed her (Sonia Dhawan, his secretary and one of the

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