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Teenager refuses to say ‘Jai Shri Ram’, set ablaze

Teenager refuses to say ‘Jai Shri Ram’, set ablaze

Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh), July 29:  A 15-year-old Muslim boy was set on fire by four people in Chandauli district when the boy refused to chant “Jai Shri Ram”. The incident took place on Sunday night and the boy has been admitted in Kabir Chaura hospital in Varanasi. The condition of…

Shah and his team of 16 working on Kashmir, NRC 

Shah and his team of 16 working on Kashmir, NRC 

New Delhi, July 29:  Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the Prime Minister’s most trusted lieutenant in Modi 2.0, is learnt to be focusing on vital aspects of national security with 16 key bureaucrats to fix the structural crises — the insurgency in Kashmir, the NRC, and the situation in Northeast…

Muslims can say ‘Jai Shri Ram’: Assam BJP leader

Muslims can say ‘Jai Shri Ram’: Assam BJP leader

Guwahati, July 28:  There was no restriction in Islam to say “Jai Shri Ram”, said Sayed Mominul Awal, spokesman of the Assam Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), here on Sunday. “Muslims can say ‘Jai Shri Ram’. Ram was a king for which we talk about Ram Rajya. Ram was an epoch-maker.…

Retired army captain beaten to death in Amethi

Retired army captain beaten to death in Amethi

Amethi, July 28:  A 64-year-old retired Army captain was beaten to death by unidentified assailants in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi district, police said on Sunday. The incident took place on Saturday night in Godiyan ka Purva village under Kamrauli Police Station limits. Amanullah, and his wife were in their house when…

India to be third biggest economy by 2024: Amit Shah

India to be third biggest economy by 2024: Amit Shah

Lucknow, July 28: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said that in the next five years, India would be the third biggest economy in the world. Shah was speaking at the second ground breaking ceremony in Lucknow which saw the launch of more than 250 projects worth Rs 65,000…

Counter rumours on social media: IB alerts field units

Counter rumours on social media: IB alerts field units

New Delhi, July 28:  The Intelligence Bureau has asked its field units in Madhya Pradesh to counter rumour mongering regarding child lifting to avoid possible mob lynching and other law and order problems. The state unit of the Intelligence Bureau has issued a circular saying that “different messages were being…

People of J&K eager to join mainstream development: Modi

People of J&K eager to join mainstream development: Modi

New Delhi, July 28:  The people of Jammu and Kashmir are eager to join the mainstream development underway in other parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday. Modi was referring to a ‘back-to-villages’ government programme that had been undertaken in the Kashmir Valley. Jammu and Kashmir…

Kargil war changed world’s view about India: Modi

Kargil war changed world’s view about India: Modi

New Delhi, July 27:  Slamming Pakistan for indulging in deceit since 1947, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the Kargil war of 1999 had changed the world’s perception about India, which took military action to evict the Pakistani Army and foiled the neighbour’s attempt to redraw the boundary. Addressing…

Pakistan can’t fight full-fledged, limited war with India: Rajnath

Pakistan can’t fight full-fledged, limited war with India: Rajnath

New Delhi, July 26:  Lauding the soldiers who died in the Kargil conflict, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said their heroic acts in all the wars with Pakistan have made him confident that Islamabad can neither engage in “full-fledged nor limited war with India. It can only fight proxy…

Across India, 1.5 lakh child rape cases pending

Across India, 1.5 lakh child rape cases pending

New Delhi, July 25:  In a shocking revelation, the Supreme Court was informed on Thursday that 150,332 child rape cases are pending and the disposal rate is mere 9 per cent in the country as on June 30. The victims await a child-friendly justice delivery system. Seven years from its…