Unnao Rape Victim’s Story

Far from the uproar in places like Delhi, where groups of activists have held protest marches, Makhi, the victim’s village has a completely different atmosphere. “Vidhayak Ji can do no wrong “, says one person from a group of villagers. We know enough about Sengar’s background, lets learn more [...]

By |Primary News|

‘Rebellion’ in Congress over Article 370, young leaders say seniors can’t sense public mood

By |Politics|

Congress president Rahul Gandhi believes that the public opinion on the Modi government’s decision to scrap Article 370 is divided but his young party colleagues have a different opinion. At a meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC), the party’s apex decision-making body, Tuesday evening, the so-called ‘Young Turks’ launched [...]

Congress Working Committee slams Modi govt’s ‘brazen’, ‘undemocratic’ move on Article 370

By |Politics|

The Congress Working Committee late Tuesday deplored the “unilateral, brazen and totally undemocratic” manner in which provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution was abrogated and the state of Jammu and Kashmir was bifurcated by the government into two Union Territories. At a meeting of the Congress’s highest decision-making body, [...]

Rajya Sabha approves resolution on J&K

By |Politics|

Rajya Sabha on Monday approved a resolution abrogating Article 370 for Jammu and Kashmir and a bill to bifurcate the state into two union territories with home minister Amit Shah saying the controversial provisions were responsible for poverty and lack of development in the state. Allaying opposition fears of all [...]

PM praises Amit Shah’s speech in Rajya Sabha

By |Politics|

Home minister Amit Shah accurately highlighted the "monumental injustices" of the past and presented the government's vision for the people of Jammu and Kashmir in Rajya Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday after the revoking of Article 370. Sharing Shah's speech on his Twitter handle, Modi said the [...]

How govt of India and RBI can manage the risk of foreign currency borrowing

By |Economy|

In the past, India has undertaken expensive foreign currency-denominated borrowing from NRIs through Resurgent India Bonds, India Millennium Deposit bonds and dollar-denominated deposits. This time, the government is proposing to issue a small sovereign bond. The risk is small, considering the size of the borrowing, the inflation-targeting monetary policy framework [...]

Pakistan expels Indian envoy, suspends trade over Kashmir

By |Current News|

Pakistan on Wednesday expelled Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria, minutes after it decided to downgrade the diplomatic ties with India, alleging that New Delhi’s move to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir was “unilateral and illegal”. This was announced after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a crucial [...]

Steyn announces retirement from Test cricket

By |Sports|

Dale Steyn, the legendary South African pacer, has announced his retirement from Test cricket. The 36-year-old said that he made the decision to prolong his career. Steyn, though, will continue to be on a national contract in white-ball cricket and therefore is available to play for South Africa in One-Day [...]

Riteish Deshmukh wishes wife Genelia D’Souza on her birthday, says ‘may god bless you with the same husband in your next life’

By |Entertainment|

Actor Genelia D’Souza, who ringed in her 32nd birthday on Monday, received beautiful wishes from husband Riteish Deshmukh who prayed to have a wife like her even in his next life. The 40-year-old actor shared a monochrome collage of his ‘Baiko’ on Instagram and wrote, “Life is bliss-when your best [...]