Andhra Assembly meet on Monday to seal Amaravati’s fate

Amarvati, Jan 19 (IANS) A special session of Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Monday is expected to seal the fate of Amaravati as the state capital. The session is likely to pass a... Read more »

JNUSU requests students to boycott registration

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Days after the registration process for the new semester in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was made functional again, Jawaharlal Nehru University Student’s Union (JNUSU) on Thursday requested... Read more »

Singhvi “Congress not against granting citizenship to Hindus”

New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Congress party has categorically rejected the claims that they are opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in toto but say that they have only objected to... Read more »

FIR against 60 women for anti-CAA protests in Aligarh

Aligarh, Jan 19 (IANS) An FIR has been lodged against more than 60 unnamed women in Aligarh for allegedly staging protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The police said that the... Read more »

Ex-IAS officer detained at Prayagraj airport

Prayagraj, Jan 19 (IANS) Kannan Gopinathan, a ormer IAS officer from Kerala, was detained by the city police soon after he had arrived at the airport here, police said on Sunday. Gopinathan... Read more »

PM Modi to interact with students on “Pariksha Pe Charcha”

New Delhi, 19 Jan (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with a select group of students, teachers and parents as part of the “Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020”. The interaction programme with... Read more »

NIA to question arrested DSP Davinder Singh in Srinagar

By Zaffar Iqbal Srinagar, Jan 19 (IANS) A five-member team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will begin their week-long visit here on Sunday, during which it will interrogate the disgraced Jammu... Read more »

Priyanka Gandhi “BJP repeatedly harassing Hardik Patel”

New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accusing it of “repeatedly harassing” her party leader Hardik Patel. Priyanka’s... Read more »

FIR against 60 women for anti-CAA protests in Aligarh

Jan 19 (IANS) An FIR has been lodged against more than 60 unnamed women in Aligarh for allegedly staging protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The police said that the protest organised... Read more »

Kashmiri Pandits urge Shaheen Bagh protestors to back them too

 Jan 19 (IANS) Kashmiri Pandits plan to descend on the anti-CAA protest site in Shaheen Bagh here on Sunday afternoon to highlight their own plight for the last 30 years after forcible ouster... Read more »

Country belongs to Hindus: Mohan Bhagwat

 Jan 19 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday that when RSS workers say that this country belongs to Hindus, they imply that 130 crore people in the country... Read more »

CAA stir: UP cops say blankets were ‘seized in due process’

Jan 19 (IANS) Apparently taken aback by the flak that the UP Police faced on the social media for taking away blankets and food of the protesters at the Clock Tower in Lucknow,... Read more »

Anti-CAA voices are anti-Dalit: Amit Shah

Jan 18 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday at a meeting here said that anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) voices are anti-Dalit. “Seventy per cent of these refugees are Dalits. I want... Read more »

Union ministers’ J&K visit to begin on Saturday

 Jan 17 (IANS) As many as 36 members of the Union Council of Ministers will visit Jammu and Kashmir from January 18 to 24 in order to spread words about the government’s policies,... Read more »

Theatre artists march through Kolkata streets against CAA

Jan 18 (IANS) Holding aloft the tri-colour, hundreds of theatre personalities took out a protest march through the city streets on Friday against the new citizenship law CAA, calling it a conspiracy to... Read more »

Shaheen Bagh issue: HC asks police to look into road closure issue

Jan 17 (IANS) While hearing a petition filed by the Federation of Sarita Vihar Residents Welfare Association on Friday, a single judge bench of the Delhi High Court, presided by Justice Navin Chawla,... Read more »

68% give approval rating to AAP govt’s performance: LocalCircles

Jan 17 (IANS) More than two thirds of Delhi citizens have given their approval rating to the five-year performance of the Aam Aadmi Party government led by Arvind Kejriwal. As per a survey... Read more »

Nirbhaya case: Pawan moves SC against rejection of minor plea

Jan 17 (IANS) One of the convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case moved the Supreme Court against the Delhi High Court order dismissing his plea that he was a juvenile... Read more »

Digvijaya “Centre enacted CAA to harass minorities”

Bhubaneswar, Jan 17 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Friday alleged that the Central government has enacted the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) to harass the minorities in the country. “There was... Read more »

Ex-Mizoram Guv moves SC, says majority in Kerala back CAA

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Former Mizoram Governor and Kerala BJP leader Kummanam Rajasekharan, on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the Pinarayi Vijayan government which challenged the constitutional validity of the... Read more »