Indian Subcontinent

Rahul Tejashwi Kejriwal lead protest at Jantar Mantar delhi

The Opposition leaders have come together at Delhi’s Jantar Mantar to protest against Bihar shelter home rape case. Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav have joined the chorus against the Bihar government. Apart from Gandhi scion, leaders D Raja, Sharad Yadav, Misa Bharti and Sitaram Yechuri have Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Legal Social

Paswan made BJP kneels down to his terms

The Union Cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill that restores the original provisions of the law, a demand of many Dalit rights groups, political parties, including members of the BJP and the ruling alliance. Bowing to intense pressure from Dalit rights activists, the Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Social

Golden Baba doing Kanwar Yatra wearing Just 20 kgs of gold worth 6 crores

Saffron Hindutva preacher Baba aka Sudhir Makkar, undertaking his 25th Kanwar Yatra this year, is said to be wearing gold jewellery weighing around 20 kgs, which at today’s market price would be worth approximately Rs 6 crore. With each yatra, Makkar’s gold acquisitions have gone up, in 2016 he was sporting 12kgs of gold. Last Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Women

5-year olds among 11 rescued from Telangana brothels

The police said the children were administered hormonal injections by a doctor so that they could attain early sexual maturity. The doctor charged the traffickers Rs 25,000 for each injection. Eleven minor girls, including five-year-olds, were rescued by the police in the famous temple town of Yadagirigutta in Telangana’s Yadadri Bhongir district from sex traffickers, Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion

Six TMC MPs detained at assam allege undeclared emergency in India

Six leaders of the Trinamool Congress were yesterday detained at the Silchar airport while attempting to visit Assam post the publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC). The six leaders left Assam this morning after overnight detention at the airport. The Trinamool Congress has said the detention and “manhandling” of their party colleagues at Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion

Press freedom taking hard hit under bjp government : ABP NEWS

A day after the departure of ABP News Network Managing Editor Milind Khandekar, it has emerged that fellow journalist Punya Prasun Bajpai also quit the news organisation. Bajpai confirmed his resignation but said he would not elaborate on the details.Bajpai hosted a primetime show called Masterstroke. Last month, ABP news channel evoked strong comments from Read More…