Cong seeks clarification from Canadian minister

Congress unit in Punjab has asked Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan to clarify his stand on Khalistan

Infighting dents BJP’s image in Haryana

A senior Haryana minister's meeting with BJP president Amit Shah last week, has prompted speculation that the state would soon have a Deputy Chief Minister

20 AIADMK ministers revolt against Dinakaran

A couple of ministers in Tamil Nadu have revolted against AIADMK Deputy General Secretary TTV Dinakaran's leadership following a tax raid on one of his henchmen, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar.

BJP opposes reservation on religious basis

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu has stated that the implementation of reservations on the basis of religion, may prompt social unrest in the country and may “lead to creation of another Pakistan”

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty: Sowing the seeds of change for generations to come

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty was not the conventional Indian native from the early Victorian period. Be it his confidence, his travels, his education and profession, his outlook or be it his achievements, he wasn't ordinary in anyway.

Nitish Kumar seeks 'Sangh-Mukt Bharat'

At a time when many states find itself enveloped with the election fever, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has appealed for a 'Sangh-Mukt' country to “save democracy.”

Maulana, the lion in 'Khushboo Gujarat ki,' dies of old age

The lion featured along with Amitabh Bachchan in Gujarat Tourism's 'Khusboo Gujarat Ki' ad passed away last week.

Massive Dalit rally at Una

Meanwhile, 15th August saw a massive Dalit protest rally in Una, where people of the Dalit community sought independence from atrocities and discrimination amid chants of "Jai Bhim".

The Centre has returned a bill passed by the Punjab Assembly last year, seeking the addition of a section of the Indian Penal Code to enhance punishment in cases related to sacrilege and desecration of the Guru Granth Sahib, stating that all...

Giani Gurmukh Singh, acting Jathedar of Takht Damdama Sahib, has been removed from the post with the charge now given to head granthi of Gurdwara Muktsar Sahib Harpreet Singh

“You have no sense of responsibility. Do you think you have the liberty to say whatever you want?” asked the country's top environment court to spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, last week.


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