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CM Yogi Adityanath expresses grief over Unnao victim's death, says the Government will take up the case in a fast track court and ensure severe punishment

CM Yogi says the Government will take up the case in a fast track court and will ensure severe punishment..

Rape convicts under POCSO Act shouldn’t be allowed to file mercy petition: President Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said that the people, who have been convicted of a crime under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, should not be given the right to file a mercy plea..

Nation pays homage to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on his 64th Mahaparinirvan Diwas

On the 64th Mahaparinirvan Diwas of Bharat Ratna Babasaheb Dr B.R. Ambedkar, the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind led the nation in paying homage to him at the statue of Baba Saheb at Sansad Bhavan Lawns in the Parliament House complex this morning..

Hyderabad police shoot dead four gang rape-murder accused in encounter: Citizens, family members of victim express happiness over 'speedy punishment' meted out to rapists

Citizens, family members of victim express happiness over the punishment meted out to rapists..

Manmohan Singh tries to absolve Rajiv Gandhi in 1984 Sikh massacre; Receives flak and backlash from all quarters

Manmohan Singh tries to absolve Rajiv Gandhi in 1984 Sikh massacre; Receives flak and backlash from all quarters..

Minority Status cannot be conferred on educational institutions established by non–minority: Supreme Court upholds Kerala High Court's decision

Minority Status cannot be conferred on educational institutions established by non–minority: Supreme Court upholds Kerala High Court Decision..

Muslim radicals lynch Dalit for wearing ‘Pathani suit’, threaten to kill him if he dared to wear it again!

While brutally beating up the victim, the accused duo threatened the Dalit youth saying, “You belong to lower caste and should not wear a pathani.”..

Communist terrorism in retreat: Naxal violence has come down significantly in the country, Union Minister says in Rajya Sabha

Naxal violence has come down significantly in the country, Union Minister says in Rajya Sabha..

INX Media scam: Supreme Court grants bail to P Chidambaram after 105 days on stringent conditions

The Supreme Court has granted bail to senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media scam...

Brutal Killing and Multi-layered Failure

The brutal killing of Dalit man, Jagmail Singh over a property dispute on November 7 is a shame for civilised society. It is also a result of collapse of the Police and administration which are rotting under the weight of rampant corruption and mismanagement which needs to be checked at a war footing..

Who is Killing my JNU Culture?

When I joined JNU in 1990, though there were ideological battles, they were not abusive in words or physically violent. That is the JNU culture I pray for..

Dr Ambedkar on Civil Code

Uniform application of our Constitution, by effacing an artificially engineered coup on the Constitution - Article 35A - was perhaps the greatest tribute the nation paid to the legacy of Babasaheb Dr..

Finance Minister demolishes propaganda over government not listening to industry; Cautions against spreading one's own impressions which can hurt national interest

Finance Minister demolishes propaganda over government not listening to industry; Cautions against spreading one's own impressions which can hurt national interest..

Scholars for One Nation, One Code

Legal experts, scholars, academicians and social workers came together on November 23 to press upon the demand for immediate enactment of Indian Civil Code claiming that implementing uniform civil code will ensure equality of citizens irrespective of religion..

Union Government to spend Rs. 1850 crore on the Char Dham Programme in the current financial year: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

“An amount of Rs. 1850 crore is likely to be spent on the Char Dham Programme in the current financial year."..

The Saint who Declared Swaraj

The personality and teachings of Swami Dayanand Saraswati influenced most of the revolutionaries during the freedom movement. He was the pioneer of neo-nationalism in politics..

Women in Constituent Assembly: They were just 15 but spoke for the entire society and helped draft our constitution

Women in Constituent Assembly: They were just 15 but spoke for the entire society and helped draft our constitution..

Lest We Forget: Nation pays tribute to martyrs on 11th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai Terror Attack

Lest We Forget: Nation pays tribute to martyrs on 11th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai Terror Attack ..

Constitution Day: Why do we observe Samvidhan Divas on November 26? How India celebrates it?

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Indian Constitution by the Constituent Assembly ..

In Defence of JNU

If the poor students of JNU spent all their money on hostel fees, how will the poor cigarette vendors and liquor shops survive? Leftist JNU scholars are not protesting against fee hike but they are trying to ‘save’ the nation from economic slowdown ..

Evolving Code for Integration

Uniform Civil Code will be better suited for the realities of contemporary social life, consistent with the values and principles of the Constitution, take individuals out of their silos and integrate them into a truly pluralistic society ..

SUPREME COURT ON UCC

SUPREME COURT ON UCC..

One Nation One Code

Dr BR Ambedkar, one of the architects of India’s Constitution, argued for bringing Uniform Civil Code. Our Constitution also gives a directive to the Government to bring in such code. Till now, consecutive governments delayed the process of framing a Unified Civil Code for their vote banks. We have a common criminal law; even land-related laws are same for all in civil matters; it is ..

Rahul Gandhi and Yechury will face trial in RSS defamation case; Court rejects their applications for quashing the Complaint

Rahul Gandhi and Yechury will face trial in RSS defamation case; Court rejects their applications for quashing the Complaint..

Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as Maha CM and NCP's Ajit Pawar as DCM; Shiv Sena left orphaned

Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as Maha CM and NCP's Ajit Pawar as DCM; Shiv Sena left orphaned..

PFI link emerges in attack on Cong leader Tanveer Sait; Mastermind behind attack was also involved in murder of RSS Swayamsevak Raju

PFI link emerges in attack on Cong leader Tanveer Sait; Mastermind behind attack was also involved in murder of RSS Swayamsevak Raju..

Supreme Court asks Kerala Government to frame exclusive law for Sabarimala before January 2020

The Supreme Court has directed the Kerala government to frame a separate law for the administration of the Sabarimala Temple..

Red-Jihad in Kerala: CPM reiterates ‘Islamic terrorists are providing fodder to Maoists’, calls Popular Front of India an Islamic terrorist organisation like ISIS

CPM reiterates ‘Islamic terrorists are providing fodder to Maoists’, calls Popular Front of India an Islamic terrorist organisation like ISIS..

Mamata Banerjee accuses Asaduddin Owaisi of minority extremism

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has accused the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) party of creating differences..

‘Islamic terrorists hand in glove with Maoists’: CPM district secretary confirms Red Jihad exists; calls for detailed probe

CPM district secretary confirms Red Jihad exists; calls for detailed probe..

Prime Minister urges Parliamentarians to maintain balance between national vision, regional interest while speaking in the Upper House

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged Parliamentarians to maintain the balance between national vision and regional interest while speaking in the Upper House..

Winter Session of Parliament begins today; Prime Minister hopes for constructive debates on ways to empower citizens and further India’s development

The Winter Session of Parliament will begin today. The Session will have 20 sittings and will end on December 13. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed hope that both Houses of Parliament will have constructive debates on ways to empower citizens and further India’s development..

CPM is Ready To Wait: Left Government in Kerala not to allow women in Sabarimala as the temple opens today

The Left government on Friday indicated that it would not “take young women to the Sabarimala temple” due to the “grey areas” in the Supreme Court’s judgment in the case..

Yet another BJP worker hanged to death in West Bengal; BJP accuses TMC and questions silence of liberals

Yet another BJP worker hanged to death in West Bengal; BJP accuses TMC and questions silence of liberals..

The Builder of ‘Himalayas’

During his six decades-long public life, Thengadiji nurtured countless workers who are still leading various organisations. He was a perfect visionary and organiser. He told everybody to be committed to the cause, organisation and the ideology and not to any individual..

A day after historic Ayodhya verdict, CPM MLA indulges in blatant provocation

A day after historic RamJanmabhumi judgment, CPM MLA indulges in blatant provocation..

AP Chief Secretary transferred unceremoniously by YSRCP govt; He had warned against non-Hindu employees working illegally in TTD

As most observers and leaders denounce the way Chief Secretary was removed from his post, Christian Evangelists in the state are celebrating his transfer...

WITNESS TO 1953 FIGHT AGAINST J&K SPECIAL STATUS

Lakhs of people from across the country joined the agitation led by Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee for complete integration of J&K in 1953...

CAB Protecting Persecuted Minorities

Despite the vehement protests against its implementation, CAB seeks to ensure the rights of all persecuted minorities from neighbouring Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan ..

NRC and CAB The Complimentary Twins

In view of stiff opposition to NRC, bringing in CAB should be seen not just a strategically important measure to allay the fears of people who failed to make it to NRC but equally significant measure to integrate the persecuted minoritiess..

Momentous, Righteous & Challenging

Every Indian is a part of the process designed to strengthen the integration of the country and uphold its democratic values that are respected the world over. To this extent, the people of the country..

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Pratibha Puraskar restored as AP government withdraws order to rename it - Organiser report impact

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Pratibha Puraskar restored as AP government withdraws order to rename it - Organiser report impact..

Left-wing terrorists infiltrate CPM: Kerala police arrest two CPM cadres, Tahal Fazal and Alan Shuhaib, for involving in Maoist activities

Kerala police arrest 2 CPM cadres, Tahal Fazal and Alan Shuhaib, for involving in Maoist activities; A red-faced CPM targets its own police force..

BJP Retains Influence in Northeast

Some groups may criticise it for NRC and CAB, the victory of BJP and its allies in Assam and other North-Eastern..

New Alignment for New Haryana

New Alignment for New Haryana..

THE REAL Story Of Modi Decade

Devendra Fadnavis’ second term will surpass his first for the sheer transformative work that is being planned!..

Bonhomie Amidst Blackmailing

As Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi said it was people’s mandate for the BJP-Shiv Sena to come together. Without realising the shift in political space, the Shiv Sena tends to adopt pressure tactics, while remaining in the government. Along with credibility of Shiv Sena, functioning of government should not be a victim of this politiking..

From Uncertain to Upbeat: Many Shades of Grey

With the amendment to regressive Articles 370 and 35A consigned to the dustbin of history, the crucial question is what is next for the State embroiled in uncertainties for more than 72 years? ..

YSRCP Govt in AP renames Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Pratibha Puraskar Awards after his father; Draws flak for self-aggrandizement and insulting Abdul Kalam

YSRCP Govt in AP renames Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Pratibha Puraskar Awards after his father; Draws flak for self-aggrandizement and insulting Abdul Kalam..

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad vacates government bungalow as soon as J&K becomes a Union Territory

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad vacates government bungalow as soon as J&K becomes a Union Territory..

President launches Endowment Fund of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, launched Endowment Fund of Indian Institute Technology Delhi at Rashtrapati Bhavan on October 31, 2019..

“Everyone should accept the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya case with an open mind”: RSS appeals for peace ahead of Ayodhya judgement

With the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya case around the corner, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh urged the people to accept the apex court's verdict with an open mind..

The Necessity of Reorganisation

While visualising and preparing for a Jammu and Kashmir of the future, it is wise to take into account the myriad problems that it faces today. The state should join hands with other States in transforming Bharat into a knowledge society in its broadest sense ..

Riddance from Discrimination

Discriminatory provisions like Article 370, and 35A were a monumental failure of a democracy that simply failed to safeguard the rights of the downtrodden and marginalised sections of a society of Jammu and Kashmir under the guise of kashmiriat and indigenous culture..

Deendayalji and the National Discourse

Pt Deendayal Upadhyaya played a key role in generating public opinion against Article 370 and exposing the evil designs of both Pt Jahwahar Lal Nehru and Sheikh Abdullah..

Correcting A Monumental Wrong

Article 370 and 35A was a monumental injustice on poor and voiceless people for over seven decades perpetrated by unscrupulous and selfish Valley-centred politicians ..

Mookerjee Proposes, Abdullah Disposes

Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee was the first leader at national level who tooth and nail opposed the insertion of draconian Article 370 impregnated with separatist and secessionist tendencies..

BJP retains influence in Northeast

BJP retains influence in Northeast..

Girish Chandra Murmu, Radha Krishna Mathur appointed Lieutenant Governors of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh

Former IAS officers Girish Chandra Murmu and Radha Krishna Mathur have been appointed as Lieutenant Governors of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh respectively..

No sympathy for jailed separatists amongst the common people; Kashmiris for punishing those who looted the State: Fact-Finding teams of GIA present reports to the Union Minister

The teams found that the people have high hopes from the Centre particularly after the UT status, but at the same time, they want to punish the politicians who looted the state for seven decades. The Report was presented to Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh in Delhi on October 23, 2019..

Communist-Muslim clash in Kerala: Muslim League worker hacked to death in Malappuram

Communist-Muslim clash in Kerala: Muslim League worker hacked to death in Malappuram..

BJP-Shiv Sena alliance all set to form a new government in Maharashtra; BJP emerges as single largest party in Haryana; Narendra Modi thanks voters for their support

BJP-Shiv Sena alliance all set to form a new government in Maharashtra; BJP emerges as single largest party; Narendra Modi thanks voters for their support..

Left-Liberal: Father of Oxymorons

Left-Liberal: Father of Oxymorons..

The Sangh Connection

The issue of J&K has entered the phase where the truth has to be established based on facts and logic. The RSS has accepted even this challenge of the intellectual struggle and a continuous effort is on to bring out the truth before the people through research-based studies..

‘Correct the mistakes of ancestors’: Muslims should give up their claims on all disputed sites, hand over 11 Mosques that are built over demolished temples: Shia Waqf Board Chairman

Muslims should give up their claims on all disputed sites, hand over 11 Mosques that are built over demolished temples: Shia Waqf Board Chairman..

Polling in progress for Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections; Bypoll also begins for 51 assembly, 2 Lok Sabha seats across 18 states

Voting for assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana is in progress. The elections are being conducted in a single phase on October 21..

ISIS terrorist's confession exposes Popular Front of India: 'PFI leader encouraged me to join ISIS'

The role of the Popular Front of India leaders in the ISIS recruitment has been exposed in a shocking confession of an ISIS terrorist from Kerala..

Sonakshi and Romila: Symptom and Malad

With an assembly line of Historians (Distorians) like Romila Thapar, is there a surprise we have celebrities like Sonakshi Sinha ? It isn't Sonakshi Sinha’s ..

Emulating the Gandhian values in our lives is the only way forward to further the vision of the Mahatma, writes Sarsanghchalak Shri Mohan Bhagwat

Poojya (Respected) Mahatma Gandhi is prominent among luminaries whose names are etched in the history of modern and rising Independent Bharat, a glorious chapter in its eternal and epochal journey..

Relevance of Gandhi's ‘Constructive Programme’

Many of the fundamental issues that Gandhiji underlined in 1941 for Poorna Swaraj are still unaddressed...