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UP government felicitates 98-year-old man for being ‘Atmanirbhar’ after a video of him selling chana goes viral

The 98-year-old 'Atmanirbhar' man said that he did not want to be physically weak or a burden on his family

Sushmita Dev resigned or has she not? Trouble for Congress in Assam over seat sharing arrangement with AIUDF

Sushmita Dev, president of the All India Mahila Congress, was reported to have resigned from the Congress party.

Similipal forest fire in Odisha successfully controlled by the forest department

300 hectare of land of the Similipal National Park in Odisha is reported to have been affected by the forest fire

West Bengal: Six BJP workers injured after bombs were hurled at them allegedly by TMC workers

The injured BJP workers alleged that crude bombs were hurled at them by TMC workers when they were returning from a wedding.

Kerala: I-T department attaches Cheruvally estate owned by Believers Church accused of foreign currency norms violation

KP Yohannan, founder of the Believers Church, is facing legal action in the USA for embezzling millions of dollars received as donations.

TMC supporters burn down own party office after former MLA Arabul Islam denied ticket from Bhangar constituency

It must be mentioned that Arabul Islam was arrested in 2018 by West Bengal police for the murder of his opponent Hafijur Rahaman.

In Focus

Taapsee Pannu attempted to take a sly at Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for simply clarifying the facts about the raids

Editor's Picks

NCPCR to take action against Christian NGO Persecution Relief for tarnishing the reputation of India

NCPCR said that Persecution Relief published a false report about the abuse of Child protection law in India and shared it in 150 countries

Watch: ‘Farmers’ bully and pounce on a young girl as she confronts Rakesh Tikait on Republic Day riots

When the girl questioned Rakesh Tikait over the Republic Day riots, farmer leaders on the stage snatched away the microphone from her

‘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

‘He got carried away, committed a serious mistake’: Bombay HC upholds bail for Areeb Majeed, accused of traveling abroad to join ISIS

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.

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.

Coronavirus
Latest status and reports from India

India
11,192,088
Total cases
Updated on 6 March, 2021 1:27 PM
India
10,854,128
Recovered
Updated on 6 March, 2021 1:27 PM
India
157,693
Deaths
Updated on 6 March, 2021 1:27 PM

Data automatically updated from this public source

116,697,704
Updated on 6 March, 2021 1:27 PM

Opinions

‘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.

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

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

Politics

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.

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.

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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

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

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

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