M. J. Akbar files defamation case against woman journalist

New Delhi--Union Minister M.J. Akbar on Monday filed a criminal defamation complaint against a woman journalist, Priya Ramani, who had accused him of sexual...

Emergency action plan to curb Delhi pollution comes into effect

New Delhi-- The Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) on Monday started implementation of a Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) to control air...

Judge’s wife, son shot by security guard dead

Gurugram-- Both the wife and son of Additional District and Sessions Judge Krishan Kant, who were shot at by the judge's security guard on Saturday,...

M. J. Akbar calls charges wild and false, mum on quitting

New Delhi--Defying widespread calls for his ouster over multiple charges of sexual harassment, Union Minister M.J. Akbar on Sunday termed the allegations "wild and...

Sikkim’s 100% organic farming wins FAO’s Future Policy Gold Award

By Arul Louis United Nations-- Sikkim has won the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation's (FAO) Future Policy Gold Award for its achievement in becoming the...

Women don’t go to work to be harassed, says Smriti Irani

Mumbai-- Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday supported women coming out with their stories of sexual harassment at workplace, saying that they go to...

India is set to be elected to UN Human Rights Council

By Arul Louis United Nations-- India is set to be elected unopposed to the Human Rights Council on Friday as a candidate from the Asia-Pacific region. Only...

2002 Gujarat riots: It’s now for the courts to decide, says Teesta Setalvad

By Saket Suman  New Delhi-- The revelations made by Lt. General Zameer Uddin Shah (retd) about the deployment of Army during the 2002 Gujarat riots...

India needs a world-class higher educational system

By Frank F. Islam India has the third-largest higher educational system in the world. In 2016, there were 799 universities and 39,071 colleges spread across...

Youth held for killing parents, sister in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A first-year polytechnic student was arrested on Wednesday by Delhi Police for killing his parents and sister in a south...

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