Ultimate question perhaps is whether ‘jallikattu’ can be allowed in any form: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Courtwhich is hearing a challenge to a Tamil Nadu law allowing “Jallikattu“, on Wednesday observed the “ultimate question” perhaps might be whether the bull-taming sport, dubbed by many as cruel to animals, can be allowed in any form. “Jallikattu”, also known as “eruthazhuvuthal”, is a bull-taming sport played in Tamil Nadu […]

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Delhi Court Allows Mehbooba Mufti To Withdraw Plea On Money Laundering Act

She had in her plea sought declaring section 50 of the PMLA void and inoperative. New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today permitted PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti to withdraw her petition challenging the constitutional validity of a provision of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). The lawyer appearing for the former Jammu and Kashmir […]

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ICHR tying up with Isro to trace India’s ancient legacy in science and technology | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) is tying up with Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) to work together “to trace India’s legacy in the field of science and technology” and find out if India was a ‘Vishwa Guru’ in science in ancient times. Raghuvendra Tanwar, ICHR chairman, said that initial documentation for […]

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BJP Files Case Against Trinamool MLA Sabitri Mitra For Calling PM ‘Duryodhan’

Kolkata: The BJP on Tuesday registered a police complaint against TMC legislator Sabitri Mitra for allegedly insulting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah. Six women MLAs of the BJP, led by senior party leader Agnimitra Paul, registered an FIR with Hare Street Police Station in Kolkata against the TMC MLA from […]

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2022 Gujarat elections: Time to rebuild Mahatma Gandhi’s land by ending BJP’s misrule, says Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge and party leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed the BJP for its 27 years of “misrule” in Gujarat and said it is time to rebuild Mahatma Gandhi’s land. Calling upon the people to reject the BJP in the upcoming assembly polls, Kharge attacked the ruling party over inflation and […]

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National Security Adviser Ajit Doval’s Appeal To Muslim Body ‘Ulema’ To Fight Terror, Extremism

NSA Ajit Doval said Ulema have a key role to play in fighting terrorism and extremism. New Delhi: Ulema have a leading role in educating the people on the original tolerant and moderate principles of Islam and countering extremism with progressive ideas and thought, National Security Adviser Ajit Doval said today. In his opening address […]

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Cleric among 4 killed in J&K car accident | India News

JAMMU: Four people, including a cleric (imam) were killed when a car they were travelling in skidded off the road and rolled into a gorge on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway in Udhampur district, on Monday. Police said the car was on its way from Ramban to Jammu and the accident happened near Samroli in Udhampur […]

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4 Gangsters Linked To Lawrence Bishnoi Gang Arrested In Punjab’s Rupnagar

The Police said all four accused were associated with the Lawrence Bishnoi gang. Chandigarh: Four associates of the Lawrence Bishnoi gang were arrested in Punjab’s Rupnagar district, a senior police official said on Monday. Three pistols and 22 live cartridges were recovered from their possession, Senior Superintendent of Police (Rupnagar) Vivek Sheel Soni said. Acting […]

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All people living in India are Hindus : Mohan Bhagwat | India News

DARBHANGA: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat Monday asserted that all people living in India were by definition Hindus and diversity had flourished in the country because of the cultural ethos of the land. Anybody who agrees to sing Sanskrit verses in praise of Bharat Mata and is committed to preservation of the culture of the land […]

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Supreme Court Disapproves Of Minister’s Remarks: “Shouldn’t Have Happened”

The Solicitor General, on behalf of the Centre, said that “sometimes media reports are wrong”. New Delhi: The Supreme Court today objected to recent remarks by Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju on the collegium system of appointing judges, saying it should not have happened. It also flagged the issue of Centre delaying appointments in the […]

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Personal data access only in exceptional cases: IT MoS | India News

NEW DELHI: The government will not be able to violate the privacy of citizens under the proposed data protection law as it will get access to personal data only in exceptional circumstances like national security, pandemic and natural disasters, minister of state for electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said. Speaking during an online discussion, the […]

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BJP, AAP Bag Several Zila Parishad Seats In Haryana Local Polls

BJP won 22 out of 102 seats of zila parishad it contested. (Representational) Chandigarh: The results of Haryana Panchayat polls were declared on Sunday with the candidates of the BJP, AAP and INLD registering victory on several seats of zila parishads in the state. The notification of the names of all the elected candidates will […]

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Freedom fighters demonstrated how people with diverse ideologies could come together: RSS chief Bhagwat | India News

PATNA: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday asserted that those who fought for the country’s Independence demonstrated how people with diverse ideologies could come together for a common cause. Bhagwat was speaking at a function on the penultimate day of his four-day tour of Bihar in Malkhachak village of Saran district, held in […]

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Railway Cop Saves Elderly Woman From Getting Slipping Under Train

The video shows the woman hanging from the door, as the train starts moving. A railway policeman’s quick thinking saved the life of an elderly woman at a Mumbai railway station on Saturday. The incident was captured on a CCTV camera on the platform. The Railway Protection Force official jumped into action after seeing the […]

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Why grownups are tuning into bedtime stories | India News

Software professional Deepak Srivastav took his phone to bed last night. But the 35-year-old Noida resident did not watch Instagram reels or go through his Facebook feed. He tuned into an app, selected a story titled ‘Ek Anokha Khat’ (a unique letter), placed the phone on his bedside table and lay down. “Dheere se aankh […]

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BJP, RSS Wants To “Finish Off Constitution Discreetly”: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi offered floral tributes to a statue of Dr Ambedkar. (File) Mhow, Madhya Pradesh: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday alleged that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) want to “finish off” the Constitution discreetly. He was speaking at a rally after his Bharat Jodo Yatra reached Mhow, the birthplace […]

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Indians to demonstrate at Pakistani embassies in New York, London over 26/11 terror attacks | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian diaspora is planning to hold a protest at the Pakistani Consulate in New York to highlight the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai. In one of India’s worst terror attacks, the terrorists held Mumbai hostage for four days, killing 166 and injuring 300. The 26/11 terror attacks were carried out by Pakistan-based […]

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BJP’s 2022 Gujarat Election Manifesto Promises Uniform Civil Code In State

Gujarat Election 2022: BJP president JP Nadda today released the party’s election manifesto. Gandhi Nagar: The Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP today released its manifesto for next month’s Gujarat Assembly elections, in which it promised to implement the Uniform Civil Code (UCC) in the state if the party retained power. In the manifesto, which was […]

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PM Modi to open Goa’s 2nd airport on December 11: Sawant | India News

NEW DELHI: The Mopa International airport, Goa’s second airport after Dabolimwill be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi tentatively on December 11, Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant announced at the Times Now Summit 2022 on Friday. Speaking about revolutionising tourism in India, Sawant said the sector can grow through an integrated and focused approach to […]

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Case Filed Against Ex-Congress MLA For Abusing Cop

A case has been registered at Shaheen Bagh police station againt ex-Congress MLA Asif Khan. New Delhi: Former Congress MLA Asif Khan, whose daughter is contesting the Delhi municipal polls, allegedly “abused” a police officer in the Shaheen Bagh area when he was questioned for holding a gathering without permission from the State Election Commission, […]

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