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  • Assam: New AIUDF MLAs

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  • Assamese reposed faith in AIUDF

    + Pic Guwahati: Maulana Badruddin Ajmal Qasmi, president of the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), expressed his satisfaction that the party had been able to spectacularly increase its tally from 9 to 18 in the recent Assam assem...

  • Not so quiet on Babri Masjid front

    The newly formed full bench of Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court consisting of Justice SU Khan, Justice Sudhir Agarwal and Justice VK Dixit, looking into the cases related to Ramjanambhumi/Babri Masjid, Ayodhya, Faizabad, UP, on April 28, p...

  • Palok Basu Ayodhya peacemaker

    + Pic Ayodhya: Most of the people have now come to realise that the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmabhoomi dispute can be solved only through mutual talks. After Allahabad High Court’s verdict (of 30 Sept ‘10) many people had raised obj...

  • SC stays HC verdict on Ayodhya, pronounces it a strange verdict

    The Supreme Court on 9 May stayed Allahabad High Court’s verdict on the disputed sites in Ayodhya by terming it as strange and surprising as none of the parties involved had asked for any kind of partition of the land. On 30 September 201...

  • Prevention of Communal & Targeted violence finalised by NAC

    New Delhi: The Centre will be able to intervene in cases of communal or targeted violence by invoking a provision in Article 355 of the Constitution if the Communal Violence Bill cleared by the Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council on 20 M...

  • The killing of a driver

    In Ben Jonson’s play Volpone there is a character who inspects the contents of a match box for clues to bits of intelligence and information it might contain of a foreign country. The Intelligence Bureau of India has fortuitously given ou...

  • Time to ease the life of Western Rajasthan people

    Governments of India and Pakistan want to make their relations harmonious and sweet, encourage people-to-people contacts without tension. At the same time Government of India along with the state government of Rajasthan have not been helpful to...

  • 2500 kids die daily due to malnutrition

    At a time when millions of tonnes of foodgrains are rotting in our godowns and elsewhere in various parts of our country the fact that 2500 kids die every day due to malnutrition is horrible. Supreme Court has expressed its concern over the dea...

  • Explosives smuggling continues

    Neemuch: Police succeeded in arresting two persons in Jawad area on Keli-Gadola Road carrying illegally one quintal of ammonium nitrate. This explosive material was being smuggled from Rajasthan’s Bhilwara and was being transported to Nag...

  • Release woman’s passport: court

    Srinagar: A bench of Kashmir High Court headed by Justice Mansoor Ahmad, while taking serious note of a Passport not being issued to a woman of Hindwara on the ground that her relative is engaged in militant activities issued orders to Union mi...

  • Death penalty for fake encounter cops:SC

    In a stern message to policemen specialising in encounters or involved in fake encounters the Supreme Court has said on 14 May that policemen who do so are cold blooded murderers and deserve only one punishment and that is the death penalty. A ...

  • Ajmer bombs were made in Indore, transported by Joshi

    NIA after taking over the Ajmer blast probe from Rajasthan ATS in its first supplementary chargesheet has said that the bombs used in the Ajmer blast were assembled in Indore and then these were taken to Godhra and Ajmer by slain RSS activists ...

  • Historic win for Maha retd. police officer

    A senior Police Inspector of Maharashtra police, Habib Ansari after putting in 35 years of service retired three years ago. When even more than three months after his retirement he did not get his pension, he went to his department to find out ...

  • “Muslims themselves burn fake Qur’an and blame others for same”: IG Police Moradabad

    + Pix A Muslim delegation led by Mohibbe Ali Naeemi, president of Ahl-e Sunnat Organisation, went to meet Moradabad Range Inspector General (IG), Badri Prasad Singh on 18 May to complain against the forcible shaving of the beard of one R...

  • Muslim delegation meets Modi

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on 23 May met a Muslim delegation led by businessman Zafar Sareshwala. Modi said during the meeting that no society could progress without all round development and no family could progress withou...

  • Committee to defend Setalvad & Justice in Gujarat

    + Pic   Mumbai: Eminent jurists, politicians and activists have formed a committee against an alleged subversion of law and intimidation of victims, witnesses, lawyers and activists especially Teesta Setalvad by the Narendra Mod...

  • Arab League’s clarification on Kashmir...

    New Delhi: Arab League’s ambassador in India, Ahmad Salim Al Wahshi said while talking to media persons on the occasion of Peace Conference held in Srinagar on 16 May that the League of Arab States holds no position or views on the specia...

  • SDPI’s new national executive

    + Pic   Bangalore: Social Democratic Party of India, a party floated by the Popular Front of India last year, elected its new national executive during a meetinf of the National Representative Council held at Bangalore during&nb...

  • Civil service examination 2010 results

    New Delhi: Results of civil services examination 2010 conducted by UPSC which were announced on 11 May saw the top two positions being bagged by girls. A total of 2,69,036 candidates had appeared for the preliminary examination held in May 2010...