The lynching of Muslims, Dalits and other minorities be stopped immediately, celebrities from various fields have said in an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi while also stressing that there is no democracy without dissent. The letter, written by 49 eminent personalities, including filmmakers Shyam Benegal and Aparna Sen as well as vocalist Shubha […]

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A Faizabad-based youth leader of the Samajwadi Party has been shot dead, police said Tuesday. Thirty-year-old Akhilesh Yadav of Kanakpur village in Maharajganj police station area was shot at point blank range when he was working out at a gym near his house on Monday evening, Faizabad SSP Ashish Tiwari said. He was the area […]

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The expansion of the Karnataka cabinet will take place on Tuesday and 13-14 ministers are likely to be inducted, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said on Monday. The cabinet expansion will take place between 10:30 and 11:30 am tomorrow. I have already written a letter to the Governor in this regard. I have asked Chief […]

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday appealed to party workers in flood-hit Assam, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Tripura and Mizoram to help in relief and rescue efforts. Gandhi said that due to floods in these states, the situation has gone out of control. Life has been badly affected. I appeal to Congress workers in all these states […]

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AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday took a sly jibe at south superstar Rajinikanth for comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah with Lord Krishna and Arjun of Mahabharat. Rajinikanth had come out in praise of the central government over the revocation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir and congratulated the […]

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