J&K: Soldier assaulted on suspicion of braid chopping

braidchoppingA soldier of the Indian Army was assaulted by a mob in Jammu and Kashmir on the suspicion of being a braid chopper. The incident took place in Kupwara.

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Sale of firecrackers a crime in Delhi, not distribution: Bagga

tajinder baggaFourteen people including three women were arrested after they burst crackers outside the Supreme Court in open defiance on its order. The SC had banned the sale of firecrackers this Diwali or Deepavali in the National Capital Region.

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Who is Sanjay Bhandari and what is his alleged link with Robert Vadra

sanjaybhandariThe alleged link between Robert Vadra and arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari was raked up once again on Tuesday. The BJP sought to know why Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi was mum on his brother-in-law Vadra’s link with Bhandari.

Why only fight on noise made by Diwali crackers and not sound of Azaan: Tripura Governor

tathagata-royThe Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy is back in the news. This time he has drawn a parallel between Azaan and the noise of firecrackers.

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Your bank details are on sale for Rs 500, find out how this Pakistani is doing it

bankUp for sale on the dark web are bank accounts, email ids and phone numbers. All this available for just Rs 500, investigations conducted by the Madhya Pradesh police has found.

Braid chopping in Kashmir: Theory of anti-nationals debunked, read here

braidchoppingIt is time that the theory being floated by the anti-nationals of the Valley is debunked where incidents of braid chopping are concerned. Anti nationals are trying to blame the Army and the Intelligence Bureau for these incidents and say that this is a tactic to divert attention from the freedom movement in Kashmir.

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Doklam effect? China puts Chennai-Bengaluru high speed train project on backburner

indochinaDid the Doklam standoff lead to the delay in the implementation of the high speed train project in south India?

An internal brief of the Mobility Directorate on the status of nine high-speed projects of the railways shows that the Chennai-Bangalore-Mysore corridor, a 492 km stretch, lies in limbo because the Chinese railways has failed to respond to the ministry’s communiques.

Asset increase of 7 national parties between 2004 and 2016 was 530 per cent

nationalpartiesThe average total assets declared by the seven National Parties during for 2004-05 was Rs 61.62 cr which increased to Rs 388.45 cr during 2015-16. This was stated in a report prepared by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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After Modi’s itinerary is leaked, MHA issues strict advisory to states

narendramodiThe Union Home Ministry has directed state governments to strictly adhere to the Official Secrets Act (OSA) to maintain secrecy of classified documents and VVIP programmes.

Journalist who led Panama Papers probe killed in car bomb blast

daphneThe journalist who led the Panama Papers investigation has been killed in a car bomb blast at Malta.

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