Category: India

Upset on not meeting Modi;Women Sets bus on fire

A woman campaigning for a separate Purvanchal state set a bus on fire here on Wednesday after she was allegedly stopped from meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his recent visit to the city, police said. Vandana Raghuvanshi, secretary of the Poorvanchal Jan Andolan Samiti, went to the Varanasi bus stand at around 11 am […]

Govt is in ICU; Shiv Sena slams bjp on Goan Political play

The Shiv Sena on Wednesday accused the BJP, which had “insulted” the democracy by forming the government in Goa despite lacking majority, of being solely responsible for the current political situation in the state. The Sena alleged that the BJP’s ruling allies — Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and Goa Forward Party (GFP) — were trying […]

Farmers moves to court against modi’s bullet train project in gujarat

As many as 1,000 farmers affected by the proposed Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet Train project submitted affidavits before Gujarat High Court on Tuesday, raising objections to it, and negating the Gujarat government’s claim that most farmers in the state are ready to give up their land for the project. A Division Bench of the High Court, comprising […]

On PM Modi’s Birthday, UP Releases 68 Prisoners From Jail

On the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday, the Uttar Pradesh Prisons Department facilitated the release of 68 prisoners facing the additional jail term for their failure to deposit the fine imposed on them. The prisons department has got the cash fine imposed on poor prisoners deposited through social welfare bodies, trusts and clubs […]

School student Gang raped by seniors of same school

A Class 10 student of a Dehradun boarding school was allegedly gang-raped by four students of the same school last month.All the four accused, aged 17, have been arrested. After the 16-year-old survivor, who lived in the school hostel, fell sick, she told her sister that she was raped. It was found out later that […]

Wedding gift is ‘luxury’; Couple gets five litre petrol

The prices of fuel are breaking records every day and touching new heights. In the scenario putting holes in the pockets of common people it certainly does make for a luxury gift item. In Tamil Nadu, newly-weds received five litres of petrol as a wedding gift. According to a report by a Tamil news channel, […]