Nupur Sharma single-handedly responsible for igniting emotions across the country, she should apologise: Supreme Court

Uttrakhand, India: Nupur Sharma, suspended from the BJP, had applied in the Supreme Court to shift all the FIRs registered against her in different states of the country to Delhi in the Prophet controversy. During the hearing of her petition, the top court held Nupur Sharma’s statements as ‘responsible’ for the unfortunate incident in Udaipur.Continue reading “Nupur Sharma single-handedly responsible for igniting emotions across the country, she should apologise: Supreme Court”

Eknath Shinde took oath as Chief Minister,Devendra Fadnavis became Deputy CM, Pawar spoke to Shinde

Maharashtra Politics crisis: Uddhav Thackeray resigned from the post of Chief Minister late on Wednesday night amid the political crisis in Maharashtra. After this, on Thursday, Eknath Shinde took oath as Chief Minister and Devendra Fadnavis as Deputy Chief Minister. Both were administered the oath by the Governor. Former CM Uddhav Thackeray congratulated the newContinue reading “Eknath Shinde took oath as Chief Minister,Devendra Fadnavis became Deputy CM, Pawar spoke to Shinde”

Uddhav Thackeray’s resignation, possible swearing-in of new government on July 1 or 2

Uttrakhand,India: Eventually Uddhav Thackeray resigned from the post of CM of Maharashtra. Along with this, he also announced to give up the membership of the Legislative Council. He said that I have no regrets about it. Thackeray also appealed to all party workers to maintain peace on Thursday and not create hurdles for the rebelContinue reading “Uddhav Thackeray’s resignation, possible swearing-in of new government on July 1 or 2”

Gujrat Riots: SC dismisses Zakia Jafri’s plea challenging SIT clean chit to Narendra Modi, others

Uttrakhand,India: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given to the then chief minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 Gujarat riots by Special Investigation Team (SIT). A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar and also comprising Justices DineshContinue reading “Gujrat Riots: SC dismisses Zakia Jafri’s plea challenging SIT clean chit to Narendra Modi, others”

Shiv Sena’s minister Eknath Shinde claims more than 40 MLAs support.

Maharashtra Politics crisis: The clouds of crisis are hovering over the Thackeray government of Maharashtra. The Maharashtra government has faced a crisis due to the rebellion of Shiv Sena’s veteran leader and minister Eknath Shinde. Shinde claims that he has the support of more than 40 MLAs. It has MLAs from Shiv Sena, Independents andContinue reading “Shiv Sena’s minister Eknath Shinde claims more than 40 MLAs support.”

US Says “Deeply Concerned” Over Violence At Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque

Washington: The United States said Friday it was “deeply concerned” after more than 150 people were wounded in clashes between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli police in Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound. The clashes come after three weeks of deadly violence in Israel and the occupied West Bank, and as the Jewish festival of Passover and ChristianContinue reading “US Says “Deeply Concerned” Over Violence At Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque”

India: Today successfully tested MRSAM-Army missile system off the coast of Odisha’s Balasore

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) informed the indian army successfully carried out the test firing of the Medium Range Surface to Air Missile air defence system off the coast of Odisha’s Balasore. “MRSAM-Army missile system flight tested from ITR Balasore, Odisha at around 1030 hours intercepting a high-speed aerial target at long range,” DRDOContinue reading “India: Today successfully tested MRSAM-Army missile system off the coast of Odisha’s Balasore”

India continues to purchase Russian oil and has refused to join votes condemning Moscow at the United Nations.

Washington: US President Joe Biden said Monday that India was an exception among Washington’s allies with its “shaky” response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Biden lauded the US-led alliance, including NATO, the European Union and key Asian partners, for its united front against President Vladimir Putin. This includes unprecedented sanctions aimed at crippling Russia’sContinue reading “India continues to purchase Russian oil and has refused to join votes condemning Moscow at the United Nations.”

The Karnataka High Court upheld the hijab ban in educational institutions in the state.

The Karnataka High Court Tuesday upheld the hijab ban and dismissed various petitions challenging a ban on scarfs in educational institutions in the state. The high court said that wearing Hijab is not an essential religious practice of Islam. Reacting to the HC order, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai appealed for peace and harmony. “AllContinue reading “The Karnataka High Court upheld the hijab ban in educational institutions in the state.”

Saudi Arabia executes 81 people, its largest mass execution ever recorded

Saudi Arabia on Saturday executed 81 persons convicted of crimes ranging from killings to belonging to militant groups, the largest known mass execution carried out in the kingdom in its modern history. The number of executed surpassed even the toll of a January 1980 mass execution of the 63 militants convicted of seizing the GrandContinue reading “Saudi Arabia executes 81 people, its largest mass execution ever recorded”