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Trinamool names Saayoni Ghosh, who had insulted God Shiva in a tweet, as their candidate from Asansol South: Details

The Trinamool Congress has named actress Saayoni Ghosh as their candidate from Asansol South for the Assembly Elections.

Catholic school expels 3 kids of an OnlyFans model after ‘jealous’ mothers of other children complain about her ‘raunchy pictures’

The OnlyFans model said that a group of jealous 'Karen mums' complained to the school about her, leading to expulsion of her children

NHRC takes cognisance of Brahmin man wrongfully imprisoned for 20 years, demands action against the responsible officers

Vishnu Tiwari had spent 20 years in jail on false charges of rape and provisions of the SC/ST Act before Allahabad High Court acquitted him

BJP releases first list of 70 candidates for Assam elections, Sarbananda Sonowal, Himanta Biswa Sarma to contest from their constituencies

BJP will contest in 92 out of total 126 seats in Assam, while it has given 26 seats to its ally AGP, and 8 seats to its new ally UPPL.

China claims to have achieved goal of ‘zero poverty’ but the truth is a lot more complicated

China recently declared that the National Poverty Alleviation Summary and Commendation Conference has been a success.

Raped for 16 months, coerced to kill her son, looted Rs 45 lakhs: Read how ‘Roshan’ baba alias Sajid Siddiqui exploited a lady in...

Rajasthan police arrested 'Roshan' baba alias Sajid Siddiqui and his associates after the victim's husband lodged a complaint

In Focus

Areeb Majeed, who left to fight for ISIS in Syria, has walked of prison today after his bail was upheld by the Bombay High Court.

Editor's Picks

‘Haram or Halal, TMC wants only money’, says West Bengal Congress leader Haji Mohabbat Khan in an interview with OpIndia

The Congress leader said that if 'communal BJP' has to be stopped from winning in West Bengal, then Congress is the only hope

Owner of the explosive-laden car found outside Antilia was in touch with Mumbai Police officer Sachin Vaze: Claims Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis said Mansukh Hiren had made and received multiple calls from Mumbai Police officer Sachin Vaze in the last few months

How Freedom House duped millions of Indians into signing up for an anti-India agenda

You must have seen the headlines yesterday. India has been 'downgraded.’ By whom? Some apparently international organization called Freedom House.

‘Even if life was taken away illegally, courts are helpless’: the Congress toolkit for protecting institutions

Rahul Gandhi had recently said that though the Emergency was wrong, Congress has never tried to capture India's institutional framework.

Badminton coach Mathias Boe is also the coach of Pune 7 Aces, owned by girlfriend Taapsee Pannu and KRI Entertainment, both facing I-T probe

Mathias Boe is the coach of Pune 7 Aces, a franchisee badminton team that participates in the Premier Badminton League

Indian Govt should ask badminton coach and Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe to quietly do his job or quit

Mathias Boe had tweeted tagging Minister Kiren Rijiju, asking him to do 'something' about the IT raids on his girlfriend Taapsee Pannu

Coronavirus
Latest status and reports from India

India
11,191,864
Total cases
Updated on 6 March, 2021 9:21 AM
India
10,852,174
Recovered
Updated on 6 March, 2021 9:21 AM
India
157,693
Deaths
Updated on 6 March, 2021 9:21 AM

Data automatically updated from this public source

116,670,105
Updated on 6 March, 2021 9:21 AM

Opinions

Icchadhari protestor Yogendra Yadav finally admits that farmers’ protest is political and is about defeating PM Modi: Read how

Four months after the farmers protest began, Yogendra Yadav has finally admitted that the protests are indeed political

‘Standing up for the national anthem is enforced nationalism’: Here’s how The Wire is fanning separatism in J and K

In essence, The Wire, in its article, has toed the separatists and terrorists' line in blaming the university for "enforcing" nationalism on students by simply asking them to comply with the university protocols, which include standing up for the national anthem, among other activities.

Brown Sahib’s colonial hangover: How Congressis are perpetually in awe of Gandhi siblings mingling with gareeb Indians

The Congress sympathisers and leaders have displayed unwavering support in building a cult around the Gandhi siblings

Rahul Gandhi has made his choice: He prefers street power to political power

Congress, the Left and ISF have now formed a 'secular' alliance to fight the Bengal polls and are in the process of finalising their seat-sharing formula

Don’t fall for propaganda! WhatsApp will not have to breach end-to-end-encryption to follow the new IT guidelines

We're all well aware that the Govt of India has recently notified the new Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021

Gujarat 2002: The iconic photo(s) that were never taken and the question of ‘victimhood’

How the 59 Karsevaks who were burnt alive were never the victims of violence for the 'liberals'

Politics

Muslims have much more share in welfare schemes of state government than their population in the state: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

"The Muslim population in UP is 17-19 per cent, but their share in the benefits of welfare schemes is 30-35 per cent", the UP CM said

Media

The popularity of PM Narendra Modi surges, becomes the most-watched personality on television in India last year: BARC report

Much the same as his social media fan-base, the impact of PM Narendra Modi on television has also been multiplying

Defence analyst Nitin Gokhale and journalist Ashutosh say they will sue Caravan India for allegedly misquoting them: Details

The article in Caravan magazine, written by its editor Hartosh Singh Bal, claims that the government's move to regulate fake news and web portals is aimed to act against people who are writing against the government.

PM Modi and his mother abused live on air by a caller on a BBC radio show on Sikhs in the UK

BBC edited the program and the host offered apology after caller abused PM Modi and his mother during a live radio show

As Congress allies with rabid Islamist in Bengal, sympathetic journalists try to shift focus to Assam Congress

While Rohini Singh desperately tried to sideline G23 rebel Congress leader Anand Sharma and promote Gaurav Gogoi, it must be pointed out that the latter, who is supposedly 'not entitled', is the son of the late Congress leader and former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi.

Specials

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‘Freedom House’ downgrades India from ‘free’ to ‘partly free’: Read how it is wholly funded by the US govt and has ties to George...

Freedom House downgraded India based on facts they did not find convenient and a fallacious narrative woven by left and Islamists

Encryption vs Compliance: The new IT Act guidelines put messaging services like WhatsApp in a tight situation

To comply with the new IT Act guidelines, services like WhatsApp will have to break its famous end-to-end encryption

Modi govt tightens noose on social media giants and ‘intermediaries’: What it means, the effects of the provisions and how it could tame the...

The guidelines define the due diligence measures that the social media platforms will have to observe to operate in India

Relatives of Liyaqat and Rihasat Khan give death stares: Hindu man whose garage was gutted by Muslim mob during Delhi anti-Hindu riots a year...

An eyewitness of the horrifying Delhi riots OpIndia spoke to revealed that fear still pervades among the Hindus residents of the region

Workers of Khalsa org and Kejriwal govt discriminated against Hindu victims: An eyewitness account after 1 year of Delhi anti-Hindu riots

The eyewitness claimed that the Khalsa organisation predominantly helped the Muslim victims of the Delhi riots

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