Demonetisation: 5 children among dead as toll rises to 47

The death toll of people after PM Narendra Modi’s announcement of demonetisation has reached 47.  Citizens across the country have …

Russia withdraws signature from International Criminal Court statute

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree to withdraw Russia from the International Criminal Court, which prosecutes war crimes, …

Concern for stray dogs can’t override value of human life: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday said an impression should not be created that human life has lesser value than that …

Central govt staff up to Group C allowed ₹10k advance salary

The government on Thursday announced that the central government employees up to Group ‘C’ now can draw salary advance up …

Puja (prayer) on the pitch before Ind-Eng Test

The Dr YSR Reddy ACA-VDCA stadium will be becoming the 24th Test centre in the country when it hosts the …

Hike Messenger launches 3 new features to take on Snapchat

India’s first home grown messaging app hike messenger on Thursday rolled out three new features — Stories, a built-in camera …

Rajat Gupta, former Goldman Sachs director, now the chairman of a non-profit

Former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta has assumed the role of a US-based non-profit organisations’ chairman. Gupta had spent the …

More jobs needed, employment creation at 7-yr low: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday cautioned that a scenario opposite to job creation can spell disaster in the country. Addressing …

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The fallout of marginalized by anti-liquor law of Nitish Kumar

The fallout of marginalized by anti-liquor law of Nitish Kumar

Bihar often remains in the headlines due to the daily incidents and the political endgames it frequently witnesses. In a …

Congress a party of ‘Muslims’: Loopholes in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claim

Congress a party of ‘Muslims’: Loopholes in PM Narendra Modi’s claim

An unseemly row has erupted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stepped up attack on Congress and more so against its …

Demystifying the Darul Qaza

Demystifying the Darul Qaza

The modern state has tried to revamp social order and the citizen. Institutions are created to ensure that citizens are …

Nitish Kumar stand on 3C’s is a big farce

Nitish Kumar stand on 3C’s is a big farce

In national executive meet on Sunday, 8th July 2018 at national capital, New Delhi, the Janata Dal (United) sent a …

New age militancy and the state response to the growing violence in Kashmir

New age militancy and the state response to the growing violence in Kashmir

‘Is one type of violence necessary or sufficient to abolish the other type?’, asks Johan Galtung (Violence, Peace and Peace …

BJP not to miss any opportunity eulogising mob lunching

BJP not to miss any opportunity eulogising mob lynching

One needs to accept the fact, mob lynching was never a new phenomenon in India but it has attained a …

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