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  • Modi-Rahul word war over saffron terror

    Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s name has been spotted again in newly released Wikileaks cables. However, this time the ‘in-focus’ person is Rahul Gandhi and not Narendra Modi. This is because, according to Wikileaks cable, Rahul Gandhi told America...

  • This may happen only in Modi’s Gujarat

    Complaint against riot cases lawyers!, Rally in support of accused Swami Aseemanand!

  • Teesta may be called for probe

    The arrest of Teesta Setalvad’s one-time aide, and former Citizen for Justice and Peace (CJP) activist, Rais Khan, is significant, because the next link in the investigation could be Teesta Setalvad herself. There are now ample possibilities that ...

  • Terror threat means harassment for Gujarat Muslims

    The harassment of the Muslim community all over Gujarat particularly in Ahmedabad under the pretext of advance information of possible terror attack during ensuing festival season of Christmas, and republic day and in the name of investigation has...

  • Cablegate propels Congress missile

    New Delhi: ‘A drowning man catches at a straw’. The WikiLeaks gave the rudderless Congress the proverbial straw. 2G scam had already torpedoed its boat and had made BJP a roaring lion. With Nitish’s return to power, the NDA got a sanjeevani and BJ...

  • ZFI workshop on economic empowerment through information and use of RTI Act

    Register Now. On 22 January ZFI is organising a workshop on 'Economic empowerment of the deprived through timely information and its utilisation' to acquaint and sensitize the participants of welfare schemes for minorities and how to monitor their...

  • Azam Khan back, melodrama follows

    Mirza Ghalib’s line - bade beabroo hokar tere kooche se hum nikale was forgotten and the expelled firebrand leader Azam Khan returned to where he really belongs. There were all the ingredients of a Madrasi film - sobbings embrace, hugs and of cour...

  • BJP overlooks as RSS and Congress lock horns over Hindu terror

    WikiLeaks expose has not only rattled United States but has also triggered panic button in India. It has overshadowed the development plank on which the recent Bihar elections were fought. The leaks have once again provided an opportunity for the ...

  • Shiv Sena becomes cattle trade licensing authority?

    Saharanpur: Shiv Sena, a right wing political outfit, has become a parallel government and has started issuing licenses for trading and transporting cattle in the country.

  • India a Hindu State? Environment Minister inaugurates green building

    Minister of a Hindu State? Minister of State for 'Environment' and Forests - Jairam Ramesh inaugurating the new 'green' building of his ministry in Delhi on 6 January 2012

  • Tibet in Kashmir: a tale of suffering and alienation

    Both the paradises on earth and roof of the world continue to grapple with bloodshed and state sponsored violence. Tibetans and Kashmiris today find that many things are common and both the bruised identities are yearning for peace to come and cha...

  • Hindutva attempts to burn Mewat

    New Delhi: Traces of PETN (Penta Erithrotol Tetra Nitrate) particles found at a Gurukul/temple blast site in Mewat has created concern among security agencies. It is believed that the Gurukul located at Bhadas village in Haryana’s Mewat district w...

  • Dateline Srinagar

    “Kashmir is on our foreign policy; highest ever. We’ll support them in whatever way they want and not the way we want. We want them (Kashmiris) to lead. This is our new policy on Kashmir”, said Marvi Memon, member of Pakistans’ National Assembly.

  • Hero Teesta betrayed

    A special designated riot case court in Ahmedabad, asked the Special Investigation Team to probe the allegation by Rais Khan, former coordinator of NGO, Center for Justice and Peace (CJP), against social activist Teesta Setalvad.

  • Insurgency simmering in Punjab

    Chandigarh: While the country’s attention has remained focussed on alleged jihadi terrorism and the saffron wave of bomb blasts, or the Naxalite violence; no attention was made towards simmering Punjab which is on the brink of a volcanic eruption....

  • Tamil youth invents hybrid bike

    Tamil Nadu’s Muslim youth K. Mohamed Thoufiq Ali has invented a hybrid bike which travels on both road and water, creating a new kind of multi-use automobile.

  • All parties delegation fails to feel the pain of Kashmiris

    Amidst stringent curfew, an all-party delegation (APD) led by Union Home Minister P Chidambaram arrived here on September 20 on a two-day visit to state to assess ground situation that has witnessed unabated violence since June 11. The 42-m...

  • Muslim Rashtriya Manch, RSS net

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), is the mother of communal organisations like Hindu Mahasabha, Jan Sangh, Shiv Sena, Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad. Its very objective is to adopt anti-Muslim attitude and policy and it decla...

  • Enemy Property Act: a Backgrounder

    It’s time the Legislature intervenes in this juggernautic assault on judiciary and the Muslim Personal Law.

  • “I offer my seat to Kavita Karkare”: Azam Khan

    Muhammed Azam Khan, is a seven time Member of Legislative Assembly from Rampur, UP, apart from being ex. Member of Rajya Sabha (Upper House) and bears no charge of corruption in his political career of three decades. He is the co-convenor of Babri...