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Parliament LIVE | ED being used to harass Opposition: Sanjay Raut writes to Rajya Sabha Chairman

By | February 9, 2022

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut has alleged that the government was using the Enforcement Directorate to harass the Opposition. In a letter to Rajya Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, he also alleged that he had been “approached by certain people” for “assistance in toppling the Maharashtra government so that a midterm election could be held”. He said he was… Read More »

Rain lashes parts of Delhi

By | February 9, 2022

Rain lashed parts of Delhi on Wednesday morning. Earlier in the day, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted light to moderate intensity rain in the national capital and adjoining areas. “Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain and winds with speed of 20-40 Km/h would occur over and adjoining areas of NCR (Dadri, Greater Noida, Faridabad, Ballabhgarh) Kithor,… Read More »

Ashneer Grover rejected this Shark Tank contestant’s clothing line. Then, his wife wore a dress from the same brand

By | February 8, 2022

Ashneer Grover rejected this Shark Tank contestant’s clothing line and said, “nobody will wear this in my house”. Then, his wife Madhuri Grover wore it on The Kapil Sharma Show. Ashneer Grover rejected this Shark Tank contestant’s clothing line, then, his wife wore a dress from the same brand. (Image courtesy: Instagram) Designer Niti Singhal was on Shark… Read More »

Truckers protest: Advisory issued for Indians in Canada over anti-vaccine agitation

By | February 8, 2022

The High Commission of India in Ottawa on Tuesday issued an advisory for Indian citizens residing in Canada and for those who are planning to travel to the North American country to ‘exercise a high degree of caution’ and ‘remain alert’ due to protests by truckers in Ottawa and other cities over Covid-19 vaccine mandates. “The Canadian capital… Read More »

‘Insignificant’ Congress’s influence on BJP and SP’s UP poll manifesto | Opinion

By | February 8, 2022

As if responding to the promises made by its political rivals, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made it a point to focus much attention in its manifesto to the larger well-being of farmers and women of Uttar Pradesh, where the first round of the seven-phased state Assembly election commences two days from now. The manner in… Read More »

Karnataka schools shut as Hijab row escalates; Congress claims Tricolour insulted | Key points

By | February 8, 2022

The Hijab row in Karnataka escalated to an extend on Tuesday that the police had to resort to lathi charge and teargas shells to control a violent mob in Davanagere district. Jai Shri Ram chants by students wearing saffron scarves were retailed to with screams of Allah hu Akbar by Muslim girls donning hijab at a college in… Read More »

Domino’s, Maruti Suzuki and other brands respond after Twitter slams them over ‘solidarity’ with Kashmir posts

By | February 8, 2022

A day after KFC India took to Twitter to issue an apology regarding a post by the company’s official Pakistan handle, Domino’s India has come out with one as well. The brand landed in controversy after a now-deleted post by the company’s Pakistan handle went viral online. The post was shared on February 5, 2020 and was about… Read More »

Urban Naxals, dynasty politics: PM Modi’s blazing attacks on Congress in Rajya Sabha

By | February 8, 2022

A day after he went after the Opposition in Lok SabhaPrime Minister Narendra Modi launched another blistering attack on the Congress on Tuesday, accusing the party of supporting corruption, casteism, regionalism and dynastic politics. Replying to the debate on the motion of thanks to the president’s address in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, PM Modi alleged that the… Read More »

Facebook, Instagram block handles of Chinar Corps, no response from company in over a week, say officials

By | February 8, 2022

Social media platforms Facebook and Instagram have blocked the handles of Chinar Corps. Meta, the company which owns both platforms, has not responded to official query in this regard in over a week, officials said. Facebook and Instagram have blocked handles of Chinar Corps Indian Army’s Srinagar-based Chinar Corps is awaiting a response from Facebook and Instagram after… Read More »

Congress’s DK Shivakumar hits out at BJP over Hijab row, claims Tricolour was replaced in Shimoga

By | February 8, 2022

Amid the Hijab row in Karnataka, state Congress president DK Shivakumar on Tuesday accused the BJP of instigating the issue and called out the government for failing to control the violence. Speaking to India Today, Shivakumar said, “BJP is instigating the entire issue. Today you see that a saffron flag was put in place of the Tricolor in… Read More »