Economic slow down, mission Kashmir on BJP’s menu at National Executive

BJP3The National Executive meeting of the BJP is being held in New Delhi. The meeting will have several brain storming sessions and the performance of the government would be reviewed.

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What was Hamid Ansari doing at a PFI event

hamidansariFormer vice president of India, Hamid Ansari is facing criticism after he attended an event organised by the Popular Front of India, a group accused of having terror links.

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Gumnami Baba was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: Justice Sahai commission

gumnamibabaA majority of the witnesses who deposed before the Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission believed that Gumnami Baba was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The commission was set up in June last year to probe the identity of Gumnami Baba who was widely believed to be Bose.

Mamata’s order to ban Durga idol immersion during Muharram revoked by HC

durgaThe Calcutta High Court has revoked the ban order on Durga idol during Muhharam. The court had taken a serious view of this order and had said that this amounted to hindering a citizen’s right to practise religion.

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Failed the people, I quit says TDP Diwakar Reddy

reddyJ C Diwakar Reddy, the TDP MP from Andhra Pradesh announced his resignation. He said he had failed to bring water to Tadipatri in Anantpur district and hence he was putting in his papers.

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A day at a Rohingya Muslim camp: The fear is back on their faces

rohingyahydTufail had a stone business in Myanmar. He was forced out of the country and had to bear the agony of seeing his wife being killed in front of his eyes. This is the tale of one of the many Rohingya Muslims living in the camps in the outskirts of Hyderabad.

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You can’t hinder citizen’s right to religion: Calcutta HC on Durga idol immersion

calcuttahcThe state cannot hinder a citizen’s right to practise religion, the Calcutta High Court observed. The observation was made by the HC while questioning the West Bengal government’s curbs on Durga idol immersion.

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Years of harmony in India under challenge says Rahul Gandhi in New York

rahulThere are only 450 people getting employed even as 30,000 enter the job market every day, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said at an event in New York. He was addressing a gathering of NRIs in New York.

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India condemns terror in all forms: Sushma Swaraj at SCO

sushma1aIndia’s External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj said that there can be no justification for any act of terrorism. She said that India condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.

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See how Rahul Gandhi left experts in the US impressed

rahulgandhinewCongress vice-president who is in the United States on a two-week long tour has left the experts impressed. He spoke on a host of subjects and said that intolerance and unemployment are the key issues that pose a serious challenge to India’s national security and development.

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