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Union Government announces Netaji's B'Day on January 23 as 'Parakram Diwas'

The Government of India announced on Tuesday, Jan 19, that the birth anniversary of iconic freedom fighter from Bengal, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, on January 23, will be celebrated as 'Parakram Diwas' every year...

Mumbai Police accused of tearing down Lord Ram’s posters in Malwani, 3 VHP workers arrested

Three VHP leaders were allegedly arrested by the Mumbai Police in Malwani on Friday. It is alleged that they were arrested for putting up posters of Ram Mandir Nidhi Sankalan Abhiyan, a mass contact and contribution campaign for the construction of a Bhavya & Divya mandir at the birthplace of Bhagwan Shri Ramlalla in Ayodhya and then, filming while Mumbai police allegedly tore posters of Lord Shri Ram...

Falsification of History: Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahwari shown as the father of surgery in Kerala board social science textbook

According to class 9 social science textbook, Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahwari is the ‘father of surgery’; while it is widely regarded that Indian physician Sushruta had done surgeries way back in 8th century BCE. Al-Zahwari is said to have lived in 10th century C.E..

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik’s son-in-law arrested in drugs case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Wednesday arrested the son-in-law of Maharashtra cabinet minister and NCP leader Nawab Malik in a drugs case. Sameer Khan, Mr Malik's son-in-law, was called for questioning at the NCB's Ballard Estate office in South Mumbai in the morning. Sameer Khan reached the office at 10 am and was arrested after several hours of questioning, an official of the central agency said...

In a shocker, RTI reveals that NCERT has no ‘information available’ on Indian History

Distortion of Indian history had always been an agenda of the ‘historians’ affiliated with the left and it is an open secret that even NCERT history textbooks mostly written by those pseudo-historians have been used as propaganda tools. In the latest evidence to strengthen this allegation, a new RTI has revealed the carelessness with which NCERT handles Indian History...

TMC leader stands with a begging bowl, requests the left and Congress to stitch an anti-BJP alliance with Mamata

Roy’s call for an electoral unity should be seen as a desperate attempt to rescue his party from a defeat in 2021 assembly elections. BJP has been running a high-voltage campaign to win Bengal...

Congress losing it last fortress: Rae Bareli Congress MLA felicitates Hindu Yuva Vahini leader for throwing ink at AAP leader Somnath Bharti

Rakesh Singh said that no harm had come to Somnath Bharti for having ink thrown at him. And at the same time, the former Delhi Law Minister had been given a befitting reply for his deplorable comments against Yogi Adityanath. He also called Yogi ‘Devtulya’ (Godlike) and that he had decided to felicitate the Hindu Yuva Vahini functionary for answer Bharti in the language he deserved...

"Make Left affiliated employees permanent, reaffirm Left character of the institution": Kerala Film Academy chairman's letter to state govt triggers massive controversy

“This is a classic example of nepotism. The Kerala State Chalachithra Academy is a publicly funded body and is definitely not funded by CPIM or AKG Centre. It is immature to say from the part of the Chairman of KSCA that in an academy aided by the state government, the appointments should be made to promote Marxism,” Kerala State BJP leader Sandeep Vachaspati told Organiser. ..

Supreme Court suspends implementation of 3 farm laws, Govt to file affidavit on Khalistani role

The Supreme Court on Tuesday, Jan 12, suspended the implementation or operation of the three contentious farm laws until further orders and set up a panel comprising experts and farmers' leaders to hear the contending parties and resolve the two-month long impasse..

Kashmiri separatist Yasin Malik framed by TADA court for abducting Rubaiya Sayeed in 1989

Malik's outfit JKLF was banned by the Centre in 2019, in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack. The action was initiated against a number of separatist organisations in the Valley under Section 3 of the anti-terror law...

FIR lodged against Trinamool MP Kalyan Banerjee after BJYM complain about his derogatory comment on Goddess Sita

While addressing a rally in West Bengal on Saturday, the TMC MP claimed that Sita told Lord Ram it was luck that she was abducted by Ravana and not by his “chelas” or else her fate would have been the same as the Hathras victim. The video soon went viral on social media..

Jharkhand-based missionary group Xavier’s Hazaribagh Association accused of targeting Indian judiciary, campaigning for Maoist Stan & violating FCRA

LRO has alleged XHA’s main donor Jesuit Mission Australia of campaigning in favour of arrested Maoist evangelist Stan Swamy..

Jammu & Kashmir: 67.93 per cent decrease in Terror incidents, says Union Home Ministry

The number of terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir has decreased by 67.93 per cent in 2020 (up to November 15) as compared to the same period in 2019 said Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)..

Suvendu Adhikari’s office vandalised, TMC’s hand suspected

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari’s office was vandalised allegedly by TMC hooligans on Saturday night as the violence against BJP leaders goes unchecked in West Bengal. ..

Government forms High-Level Committee headed by Prime Minister to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Some of the prominent members of the committee include Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Member of Parliament Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Sharad Pawar, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Member of Parliament Ghulam Nabi Azad, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) president Sourav Ganguly, singer AR Rahman, Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty and many others...

Kerala: Communist minister praises compassion and love in Islam, calls Hinduism stubborn and unattractive

Kerala Public Works Minister G. Sudhakaran said that by 2075 Islam will become the religion with the most number of followers on earth. ..

India to rollout world's largest vaccination drive on Jan 16; Three crores Corona warriors to get vaccine in 1st phase

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chaired a high-level meeting to review the status of COVID-19 in the country along with the preparedness for COVID vaccination. ..

Higher trade and investment is engine of growth to global economy: External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar

India is always concerned about the international community and thus higher trade and investment actually could lead to growth of the global economy, External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar said on Saturday..

Republic Day parade tableaus: Kedarnath Temple from Uttarakhand & Ram Mandir from Uttar Pradesh finalised

In what could be called a ‘cultural revival’, the tableaus having models of Kedarnath temple and Ayodhya Ram Mandir will be showcased in the Republic Day parade of 2021 by the state governments of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh respectively..

Love Jihad: Allahabad High Court asks Muslim man to deposit Rs 3 lakh in the name of Hindu woman who converted to Islam to marry him

In a landmark judgement regarding the matters of inter-faith marriage, Allahabad High Court has asked a Muslim man to deposit Rs 3 Lakh in the name of the Hindu woman who had converted to Islam to marry him. The court asked Bijnior police to give protection to these couples...

Confessions of Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain reveal the Islamist agenda behind Delhi anti-CAA riots

A charge sheet filed by the Delhi police in connection with the anti-Hindu riots in Delhi mentions the confessions made by ex-AAP councillor Tahir Hussain, Khalid Saifi and ‘JNU scholar’ Umar Khalid. ..

Role of NDA Government in uplifting Indian Diaspora status

Indian diaspora is one of the prosperous and influential Diasporas of the world estimated at over 25 million spread across every region in the world. Every year on January 9 Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas is celebrated in India to commemorate the journey of M K Gandhi from Africa and to recognise the diaspora contribution in the development of India. Last year, Indian government celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of M K Gandhi. ..

Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi Issue: Shahi Idgah committee raises objection over the plea seeking removal of Mathura mosque

The Shahi Idgah Management Trust Committee in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura has moved an application in the district court, objecting to the admission of an appeal filed against the dismissal of a civil suit seeking ownership of 13.37-acre land near the Krishna Janmabhoomi temple and the removal of the Shahi Idgah mosque...

BJP will bring Love Jihad law if voted to power in West Bengal, says party leader Narottam Mishra

Senior BJP leader and Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra has said that the party will bring law to end Love Jihad in West Bengal. BJP central leadership has assigned 48 assembly seats in West Bengal to Mishra. He also said that the party will bring cow protection laws. Bengal is notorious for being a centre for cattle smuggling from Bangladesh...

LRO exposes Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese: FCRA violation, support to Maoist Stan Swamy & Campaign against Judiciary

Legal Rights Observatory (LRO), in their recent tweets, have alleged Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese (RCA) of FCRA violation and supporting anti-national elements...

Conspicuous by His absence! Huge public uproar over the logo of Sree Narayana Guru Open University in Kerala

The logo of the newly constituted Sree Narayana Guru Open University has triggered a massive controversy in Kerala. The logo doesn’t have a portrayal of Guru..

Prima Facie evidence to show Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain conspired on Delhi riots, says Court

There was enough evidence to prima facie show that former JNU student Umar Khalid and ex- AAP councillor Tahir Hussain and others conspired on East-Delhi riots last year, observed a court Tuesday while taking cognisance of the supplementary charge sheet filed in the case..

Reality stares at ‘Khichdi Sarkaar’ in Maharashtra: Shiv Sena- NCP workers clash in Bhiwandi Election office

A fight broke out between the workers of Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in an election office in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi. ..

Nehru rejected the king’s offer to make Nepal a part of India, says Pranab Mukherjee in Autobiography

Former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru declined Nepal’s King Tribhuvan Bir Bikram Shah's offer that the Himalayan nation be made a province of India, writes late President Pranab Mukherjee in his autobiography, 'The Presidential Years'...

Islamist ‘Popular Front of India’ collected funds for organising terror camps in Kerala, says Enforcement Directorate

"Since PFI has raised substantial funds to organise terrorist training camps, its related activities and to disturb communal harmony...during the course of the investigation, details of numerous bank accounts of PFI and related entities were obtained and their bank statements were analysed," the ED said. "Statements of various functionaries of PFI and related entities were also recorded during the course of the investigation," it said..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s passion for Tamil language and its culture explained

In July last year Modi described Tamil Classic “ Tirukkural’ as a treasure of rich thoughts and noble ideals, in series of tweets in Tamil and English, Modi said “the Tirukkural is extremely inspiring. It is a treasure of rich thoughts, noble ideals and great motivation. The words of respected Thiruvalluvar have the power to spread hope and brightness. I hope more youngsters across Bharat read it”...

After state-sponsored 'fake news campaign' and 'cooked up success stories', left govt in Kerala now demands vaccine on priority from Centre, cites high caseload!

In the initial stage of COVID-19 pandemic, the Kerala government had received much global attention for its ‘effective controlling of the pandemic’...

NIA chargesheets 20 accused in Kerala gold smuggling case

Besides the NIA, the ED the Customs and the Income Tax Department probed the accused involved in the case..

Anarchy in West Bengal; shoes hurled at vehicles of Kailash Vijayvargiya, Mukul Roy during BJP Roadshow

  In yet another incident which shows the prevailing anarchy in West Bengal, the vehicles of BJP leaders Kailash Vijayvargiya, Mukul Roy and Arjun Singh was hurled with shoes during the party’s roadshow in Kolkata’s Watganj area. The roadshow, which was scheduled to be held from Orphanganj Road to the state BJP headquarters in central Kolkata, had to be shortened after police denied permission for it.  When the procession crossed Watganj area, shoes and stones were hurled ..

Rae Bareli: Muslim Man’s family reverted to Hinduism narrowly escape from Murder Attempt

An attempt was made by some Islamists in Rae Bareli in U.P to burn alive the family of a Muslim man named Mohammad Anwar who had converted to Hinduism three month ago. Anwar has adopted the name Dev Prakash Patel and also he changed the names of his children to Devnath, Deendayal and Durgadevi. Reports suggest that on Saturday night, some men gathered outside their house and locked up the family inside. They then set the house on fire. Somehow the man managed to break open the back door and escaped ..

Evangelical Crusading in Andhra? Attacks on Hindu temples on rising, BJP slams Jagan

In yet another incident of the targeting of Hindu places of worship, a Goddess Sita idol was found broken in the Sitaram Temple near Pandit Nehru Busstop in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. BJP leader Sunil Deodhar slammed AP CM Jagan Mohan Reddy on Twitter. He tweeted, “Despite y’day drama by @YSRCParty & @JaiTDP Netas attacks on temples continue. After #LordRamaidol, 40yr old Maa Sita Devi idol vandalised in Vijayawada today. Size/type/age of idol is immaterial. But why is it happening only ..

Evangelists come with superstitious beliefs, a new incident in Tamil Nadu reveals the depth of Crisis Bharat is facing

In a classic case of mad, blind faith, superstition to the core and Christian church priest’s false assurance, a school going boy and a girl were worshiping the body of their dead mother, a police constable for 22 days hoping she would be alive and resurrected. This happened in Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu...

Tripura ADC polls to decide supremacy b/w BJP and CPI(M)

Agartala: The CPI-M, which lost power in their erstwhile forte Tripura in 2018, is now eyeing to regain hold in the state of Tripura through elections in the 30-member Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC)..

People of Bengal ready to welcome BJP: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

SHRI RAM SHAW   Kolkata: Senior BJP leader and Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Sunday took part in door to door campaign in South 24 Parganas and several areas of South Kolkata. On the campaign, he explained to voters the mission and vision of the BJP. Shekhawat said that the BJP is like a new ray of hope in Bengal, which every resident of Bengal is ready to welcome. Modi ji has created a positive wave of change in the last six years, the impact of which extends ..

‘Comedian’ Munawar Faruqi and four others arrested for insulting Hindu gods

Madhya Pradesh police have arrested stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqi and four others for passing indecent remarks against Hindu gods and Union Home minister Amit Shah during a programme..

I am not going to get vaccinated for now, How can I trust BJP’s vaccine, says Samajwadi Party’s President Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav said that he is not going to get vaccinated against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) for now as the “BJP government cannot be trusted”. ..

Orthodox Church criticises Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, says they won’t allow a communist dictatorship in Kerala

Orthodox Church criticised Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan for his dictatorial functioning and said that the church won’t allow the communist party’s fascist regime in Kerala. Church’s media head Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios Methrapolitha said that the Chief Minister’s political messages should be directed to CPIM party offices and not at the Orthodox Church...

Didi’s Sinking Ship: Suvendu Adhikari’s brother Soumendu Adhikari joins BJP with 14 TMC Councillors

In a fresh jolt to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress, BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari’s brother Soumendu Adhikari joined the saffron party along with 14 TMC councillors of Contai Municipality. Soumendu Adhikari was chairman of the Municipality but he was removed from the post after Suvendu Adhikari had joined BJP in presence of Amit Shah. Few days ago, TMC MP and Mamata’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee..

4 Hindu Aikyavedi workers arrested for protesting against ‘halal food’ in Kerala

4 Hindu Aikyavedi workers arrested for protesting against ‘halal food’ in Kerala..

Assam: Bill passed to scrap govt run Madrassas, Congress, AIUDF stages walkout

In a welcome move to uphold the secular outlook of the government, Assam legislative assembly today passed a bill to stop government ran madrassas in Assam. These madrassas will be turned to general schools and hence hundreds of crores spend for these madrassas will be diverted for the public wellbeing. The bill awaits the Governor’s approval and will come to effect from April 1, 2021. Under the bill, the State Madrassa Education Board, Assam, will also be dissolved. The bill proposes to abolish the ..

SDPI raises pro-Pakistan slogans after victory in Karnataka local body polls, FIR lodged

  The Radical Islamist outfit, Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) is accused of raising pro-Pakistan slogans after their victory in the Karnataka local body elections. The result indicates that SDPI has made inroads to the rural areas of the state. Reacting to the incident SP of Dakshin Karnataka B.M. Laxmi Prasad said that the police have taken cognisance of the video clipping. A case was registered against 15 SDPI activists for offences under Sections 124 (A) (sedition) and 143 (unlawful ..

Congress neta likes eating BEEF in Karnataka, Workers slaughter cow on a street in Kerala, but the party undertakes Save Cow Yatra in U.P

“Gohatya band karo, gohatya nahi sahenge” (‘stop killing cows, we won’t tolerate the killing of cows’), people may not believe that these slogans were raised at a Congress rally. But yes, just like its leaders, the congress party is also confused of the direction towards which the party should sail for its existence. Congress’s hypocrisy stands exposed with this ‘Save cow agitation’..

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose & Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Revisiting a Long-Lasting Legacy

On December 29, 1943, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose arrived in Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, for a three-day visit. During the visit, on December 30, he hoisted the Indian Tricolour at the Gymkhana Ground, today’s Netaji Stadium at Port Blair..

Karnataka Gram Panchayat election; BJP leads in 3,437 Gram Panchayats, Congress far behind

It seems that BJP’s victory chariot is unstoppable. The party is currently surging ahead of the Congress when the results are pouring in for the recently concluded Karnataka Gram Pachayat election. BJP is leading in 3,437 Gram Panchayats while the Congress party is leading in just 1,590 ..

Karnataka Gram Panchayat election; BJP leads in 3,437 Gram Panchayats, Congress far behind

The polling for these panchayat seats had taken place on December 22 and 27. The first phase of the election had taken place on December 22. In all, elections took place in 5,728 villages in 226 Talukas of the state for 72,616 seats. As many as 2,22,814 candidates contested the election whereas 8,074 candidates were elected unopposed. There were 2.94 lakh voters in the Panchayat elections. The first phase election turnout 82% held on December 22. ..

Rajnikanth leaves politics before he enters, DMK's hand suspected

Rajnikanth leaves politics before he enters, DMK's hand suspected..

Murshidabad: The Gateway of Bangladeshi Infiltrators Crucial in Bengal Polls

West Bengal is moving towards Assembly Poll in a few more months. Political arguments are heating up between the ruling party & BJP as Poll Strategist Prashant Kishor commented BJP's number of seats wouldn't cross double-digit. Much before the argument cooled down, Barkha Dutt & Vasudha Venugopal wrote the same content in almost identical language respectively for Hindustan Times & Economic Times stating which districts of West Bengal posed as opportunity areas for Trinamool Congress..

BJP model of women empowerment in Kerala: Party elects Susheela Santhosh as chairperson, U Ramya as vice-chairperson in Pandalam

In a move that shows BJP’s commitment towards women empowerment, the has elected Susheela Santosh as the Chairperson and U Remya as the vice-Chairperson of the Pandalam Municipality. BJP had wrestled Pandalam municipality from the left alliance in the recently concluded Kerala local body election. Pandalam was the place where Sabarimala agitation was first initiated...

Middlemen mafia groups damage more than 1,300 Jio towers in Punjab, give call to boycott Reliance Industries and Adani Group

More than 176 signal transmitting sites were vandalised in 24 hours on Sunday alone. Following the attacks on Jio's infrastructures, the mobile-internet services have been disrupted in the state, causing inconvenience to the consumers. ..

CPM teams up with Islamist PFI-SDPI to rule municipality, SDPI backed councillor gets vice-chairperson post

The ‘ultra-secular’ CPI(M) has made an understanding with the Islamist political outfit SDPI to secure Chairperson’s post in the Pathanamthitta Municipality..

Prime Minister Modi flags off India's first-ever driverless metro train in Delhi, launches National Common Mobility Card

With the commencement of these new-generation trains, the DMRC will enter the elite league of "seven per cent of the world's Metro networks" which can operate services without drivers, the Delhi Metro said in a statement on Sunday...

Temple land worth over Rs 100 crores recovered in Tamil Nadu

Temple properties worth Rs 100 crore have been recovered in Salem city in Tamil Nadu, thanks to the efforts of HR and CE with the active support of Hindu Munnani and Thiru Thondar Peravai (Saiva Devotees Forum)...

DDC Elections have come as a ray of hope in J&K

Farooq Wani       There is a good scope of a new breed of dedicated politicians emerging in every district in this scenario. Some of them will contest the assembly elections in the future. Most probably, many of them might succeed in replacing those veteran politicians who have been neglecting the masses. Undoubtedly, regional parties will have to face the tough challenge afoot in the changing political scenario of J&KJammu & Kashmir has been bearing the ..

CPM hooligans vandalise BJP worker’s house in Thiruvananthapuram, wife and child injured; party workers accuse ex-Mayor Sreekumar

   BJP worker, Suresh’s house was vandalised by the goons of CPM in Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) yesterday. In the attack, Suresh’s wife and 11-old-daughter were beaten and threatened to be killed. This incident took place at night in Vallakkadavu. Suresh is an office-bearer of BJP in Chakka. The hooligans also destroyed their two-wheeler.  During the Kerala local body election campaign, BJP workers and CPM leader Sreekumar were indulged in heated arguments. BJP workers ..

Prime Minister Modi says some parties are pushing their political agenda by opposing new farm laws, releases over Rs 18,000 crore to more than 9 crore farmers

The Prime Minister also had a conversation with farmers from six different States during the event. The farmers shared their experiences about PM-KISAN and also on various other initiatives taken by the government for the welfare of farmers..

Deoband cleric issues Halal disclaimer; asks Muslims to wait for vaccine shots till fatwa is issued

Earlier, the United Arab Emirates’ highest Islamic authority, the UAE Fatwa Council, allowed coronavirus vaccines for Muslims even if they contain pork gelatin..

Good Governance Day: Nation pays tribute to former Prime Minister Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birth anniversary

Vajpayee was elected ten times to the Lok Sabha and twice to the Rajya Sabha. He was a parliamentarian par excellence, who had the trust, affection and belief of the people in his leadership..

Over Rs 100 crore deposited in PFI bank accounts, ED tells Court

“Over Rs 100 crore were deposited into the bank accounts of the PFI in the last few years. The source and disbursal of these funds are under probe,” the ED submitted in an affidavit filed in a money laundering case against the PFI..

No decision yet on National Register for citizens: Home Ministry

An Action Taken Report (ATR), the Home Ministry said, “It has been clarified at various levels in the Government time and again that till now no decision has been taken to create the National Register of Indian Citizens.”..

Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore's vision is the essence of Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Quoting Rabindranath's poems one after another, Shri Narendra Modi said, the idea of self-reliant India can be felt in his thought of nationalism..

Mumbai ulemas say Chinese Covid vaccine containing pork gelatin is ‘haram’ for Muslims, urge govt not to buy vaccine from China

According to reports, pharmaceutical companies use pork-derived gelatin as a stabilizer in the vaccines to ensure they remain safe and effective during storage and transport..

Islamic Body’s mouthpiece rakes up communal sentiments, peddles lies against Union government; Complaint lodged

Suprabhatam Daily is owned by an Islamic body called ‘Samastha’. The 7th Economic Census conducted by the Union government in Kerala is dubbed as the CAA data collection..

Sister Abhaya Murder Case Verdict: Catholic priest, nun get life imprisonment; Justice delivered after 28 long years!

Besides this, the two convicts will have to undergo seven-year jail for destroying evidence (Section 201) and each will have to pay Rs five lakh fine. The court found them guilty on Tuesday...

BJP emerges as the single largest party in DDC polls: ‘Reflects people’s faith in democracy’, says Amit Shah

Dance of Democracy in Jammu and Kashmir; BJP emerges as the single largest party in DDC polls..

It’s raining freebies in poll-bound Tamil Nadu

Major political parties, including the ruling AIADMK, are in poll mode and it has started raining largesse on Tamil Nadu voters particularly minorities. The DMK and AIADMK are vying each other to win the hearts of minorities in return for their votes...

Sister Abhaya gets justice after 3 decades: CBI Court finds Priest & Nun guilty of murder

On March 27, 1992, Sister Abhaya was found dead in the well of Pious Tenth Convent at Kottayam..

Mamata Banerjee writes to Union Agriculture Minister, seeks transfer of funds to Bengal under PM-KISAN scheme

  Amidst the ongoing farmers' agitation against the farm laws, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday, December 21 wrote a letter to Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar requesting a transfer of funds under the central government's PM Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. The letter came after Amit Shah during his two day Bengal tour alleged that the TMC supremo is blocking all the central schemes including PM Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. Mamata Banerjee in her letter, ..

NIA arrests 17 SDPI and PFI leaders in connection with Bengaluru rioting case

National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested 17 SDPI and PFI leaders and activists for their involvement in the riots in Bengaluru in August this year. The riots took place after a Facebook post by the nephew of Congress MLA AS Murthy...

Karnataka Congress leader CM Ibrahim welcomes BJP's decision to implement cow slaughter ban in the state, appeals to Muslims to shun eating beef

"As a Muslim, I strongly feel that our community should not indulge in any activity that hurts the religious sentiments of the Hindu majority in the country. The Muslim community must realise it and shun eating beef," he said in response to a question...

BJP Workers attacked in Midnapore by TMC Goons while returning from Amit Shah's Rally

  Several BJP workers were injured in attacks by TMC goons in West Bengal's Midnapore. The BJP workers were on the way back home after attending the rally organised by the party. In Midnapore, a mega rally was organised by the BJP which was addressed by Amit Shah and other senior party leaders. Several vehicles were also damaged after the TMC supporters pelted stones at the BJP workers. BJP workers have alleged that petrol bombs were also hurled while their vans were returning ..

Amit Shah wins crucial round: Suvendu, several Trinamool MLAs join BJP

    Medinipur, West Bengal: Bringing an end to all speculation, days after quitting Trinamool Congress, a key 'mass leader' in West Bengal, Suvendu Adhikari on Saturday joined BJP in presence of Union Home Minister and the saffron party's chief architect of organisational growth - Amit Shah. The mega event was also graced by a number of sitting and former Trinamool Congress lawmakers, state legislators and even leaders from Congress and the Left parties - who also joined the ..

Cases filed against CPM workers for vandalising house of a CPM worker

    Following their victory in Kerala local body elections, CPM’s celebration rallies have rung the death knell for the opposition party workers. Attacks on BJP workers are reported from Kasaragod in the North to Thiruvananthapuram in the South. But now, the blood-thirsty party goons have turned against their folks. One such incident is reported from Kasaragod district in Kerala where a CPM member and former Block Panchayat member P.P Ravi’s house was attacked by other ..

11 CPM workers arrested for vandalising Temple in Kerala

After CPM’s victory in the recently concluded Kerala local body elections, the party had unleashed massive violence against its political rivals. But, the latest attack is on their cultural enemy- Hindu Temple. 11 CPM workers were arrested in connection with attacking a Hindu temple in Palakkad. The arrested include the party’s area committee members, Charges along the lines of ‘hurting religious sentiments’ and ‘creating enmity’ have been levelled against the CPM leaders...

'Angry' rural Bengal concerned about Bangladeshi infiltration

'Angry' rural Bengal concerned about Bangladeshi infiltration..

BJP corporators take oath at Bhagyalakshmi Temple in Bhagyanagar

The newly-elected BJP corporators of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) took oath at the Bhagyalakshmi Temple next to Charminar. BJP’s Telangana unit president Bandi Sanjay Kumar administered an oath to 48 corporators. They took a pledge to stay away from corruption, serve the people and abide by the party principles. Bhagyalakshmi temple was a focal point during the GHMC election and Union HM Amit Shah had visited the temple to offer prayers...

Kerala High Court leaves the CPM government red-faced, orders to return Rs 10 crore to Guruvayur Devaswom Board

Debt-ridden Kerala government had been using Hindu temples as revenue-generating ventures. The Kerala HC order comes as a barrier for the LDF government’s further plans of looting temples. ..

Politics set for a date with Amit Shah's Bengal visit

    New Delhi: West Bengal is all set for a date with political destiny on December 19 - Saturday. Union Home Minister Amit Shah will make two-day visit to the Mamata Banerjee-ruled state beginning Friday evening wherein summer of 2021 is set to witness mother of all elections. According to programme released by BJP central leadership, Amit Shah will offer prayers at Siddheswari Temple and pay floral tribute to revolutionary freedom fighter Khudiram Bose in West Medinipur ..

GPS-based toll collection system will make India 'toll plaza free' in next two years: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

The Minister expressed hope that the toll collections may reach Rs 34,000 crore by coming March. Mr Gadkari informed, by using GPS technology for toll collection,the toll income in next five years will be Rs 1,34,000 crore...

Massive Exodus, Resurgent BJP, Muslim Appeasement, Political Vendetta, AIMIM’s entry; Mamata’s arrogance will fall flat in 2021

TMC has been losing leaders to the BJP since the past few years. Many of these leaders left TMC due to Mamata’s dictatorial work style..

Kerala BJP workers booked for unfurling ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’ ‘Jai Shri Ram’ banner

Kerala police have filed a case against BJP workers for unfurling a giant banner of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj at Palakkad Municipality..

CPM goons attack BJP workers and destroy party offices after local body election victory in Kerala

CPM goons attack BJP workers and destroy party offices after local body election victory in Kerala ..

From Gold Smuggling to Vote Smuggling: Winning an election by getting 'zero' vote, CPM’s Kerala model

The election result was shocking! LDF won zero votes in this division while Faisal, an independent candidate with no official backing won the ward with 578 votes..

BJP wins Sabarimala battlefield Pandalam Municipality, replaces Congress as the main opposition party in various Kerala local bodies

BJP’s increased imprints in Kerala are becoming clearer with the results of the local self-governing body elections indicating a rapid shift in Kerala’s political landscape..

Nation celebrates Vijay Diwas today; PM Modi pays tribute at National War Memorial

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute at National War Memorial this morning on the 50th-anniversary of the 1971 India-Pakistan war. On the occasion, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh unveiled the logo for 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh' to mark the anniversary of the war..

Firebrand journalist and CPM-Jihadi baiter killed in hit-and-run: Family & netizens allege foul play

Netizens believe that it was a planned murder as his media activism earned his plenty of enemies. He dared to take on both Communists and Jihadists in his reports. Various social media accounts allegedly owned by CPM cyber wing expressed their happiness over Pradeep’s death. His mother has lodged a complaint at Nemom police station for a detailed enquiry into the incident. ..

Goa Zilla Panchayat elections: BJP wins 33 seats, Congress 4, NCP 1

        The Goa Zilla Panchayat election results came out on Monday, December 14. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged as the winner by bagging 33 (1 unopposed) seats. Congress managed to get only 5 seats in its bag.Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) got 3 seats while the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Aam Aadmi Party won one each. Independents registered victory over seven seats. Of the total 50 zilla panchayat seats in Goa, 48 went to polls. ..

Battleground Assam: The War of Civilizations

This is a verbatim transcript of a speech delivered by Assam Minister Dr Himant Biswa Sarma on December 10, 2020, Assam Agitation Shahid Diwas, at Tezpur...

Superspreader Protest! Farmers’ protest sets off a Corona Bomb; Hundreds of protesters are sick, refuse to be tested for Coronavirus, claim reports

According to India Today, while more than 20 people who were seriously ill were referred to the hospitals, five protesters in Bahadurgarh and one in the Singhu Border died. The cause of death is not known...

Child Rights Commission directs Madhya Pradesh Govt to take action against District Magistrate in illegal Christian conversion of minors

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has written to the government of Madhya Pradesh to take action against a District Magistrate in an incident pertaining to illegal Christian conversion of minor children...

Apprehensions of Christian community were briefed to Prime Minister: Mizoram Governor P S Sreedharan Pillai

Thiruvananthapuram: Mizoram Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai has said that the apprehensions aired by the Christian community regarding very low proportion of funds from National Minority Education were briefed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was speaking at a function organised at Kerala Rajbhavan to release his latest book “Justice to all, Prejudice to none”. The book was formally released by the Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan by handing over a copy to Major Arch Bishop Cardinal George Alanchery. ..

Congress leader arrested for transporting terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir

Congress leader Gowhar Ahmed Wani of Imamsahab Shopian was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday for ferrying Islamic terrorists in Shopian district of South Kashmir. ..

The Unmaking of 'Mamata Phenomenon'

Many say, the saffron party leaders are aware of the pro-Leftist ‘Bengali mindset’, and thus they have drawn out a few specially worked out electoral strategies to capture the minds of voters...

Centre seeks report from West Bengal govt on law & order situation in state following attack on JP Nadda's convoy

Home Minister Amit Shah has condemned the attack saying that the Centre is taking this incident very seriously. In a series of tweets, Shri Amit Shah said, the state government will have to answer to the peace-loving people of West Bengal for this sponsored violence. He alleged that West Bengal has entered into an era of anarchy and darkness under TMC rule. Shri Shah said the way political violence has been institutionalised in the state during TMC rule is sad and worrisome for people who believe ..

Islamism rears its ugly head in protests in the name of farmers: Muslim League pumps in petro-dollars to fuel middlemen’s protests in Delhi

There were reports that Hawala money was being used to fuel the protests at Delhi borders. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is investigating the role of hawala network behind the protests. ..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs Bhumi Pujan and Shila Nyas for New Parliament Building

“If we continue on this path of ‘tantra and tatva’, very soon the world will also identify India as the Mother of democracy. Democracy is a culture in India. Democracy is a life value, a way of life and the soul of the life of the nation for India. Democracy of India is a system developed with the experience of centuries,” PM Modi said. ..