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Congress mouthpiece’s obituary on Arun Jaitley is the worst in recent memory and an absolute disgrace
The entire National Herald obituary is made up of thoughtless remarks.
Two days ago, NSUI activists had blackened the bust of Savarkar and put a shoe garland around it
Indian cricket team to wear black arm-bands to mourn the death of Arun Jaitley during its test match against West Indies
The Indian Cricket Team is currently playing a test series against West Indies.
India Today journalist plays victim after being accosted by security personnel for video recording at Defence airport in Srinagar
Journalist Mausami Singh from India Today went berserk when a security personnel informed her shooting videos on Srinagar airport is prohibited
As soon as the news of Jaitley’s demise was announced, a bunch of depraved Pakistanis, who are still finding it difficult to stomach India’s move to abrogate Article 370, were quick to rejoice.
The delegation of opposition leaders were not allowed to leave the airport and was made to return within an hour of their landing.
Some 'liberals' are celebrating and expressing joy at the demise of BJP leader and former Union Minister Arun Jaitley.
Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan presented the Order of Zayed to PM Modi.
No shortage, no overpricing: Srinagar administration dismisses rumours of medicine unavailability in Kashmir
The government along with local administration have ensured that while the restrictions are in place, there is no shortage of food, medicines, commodities or services in Jammu and Kashmir.
Over time, an aura has developed around the Modi-Shah duo. But in reality, it was never a duo, to begin with. It has always been a ‘trio’ with Jaitley playing the third member.
It is being said that processions on the occasion of Janmashtami have been carried for the past three years but this is the first time that it led to communal tensions.
He was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi since August 9.
Major General Asif Ghafoor, the official spokesperson of the Pakistani armed forces, who thinks it is his patriotic and religious duty to be a Twitter troll, has now directed his ranting towards Shah Rukh Khan and his upcoming Netflix series.
The Jammu & Kashmir administration has appealed to the political leaders to not visit the valley as restrictions are still in place in some parts and their visit may increase inconvenience of people.
Delhi state assembly elections are expected to be held early next year.
Parody country Pakistan’s ex-minister Rehman Malik exposes his low IQ, falls for a parody account who fools him like a pro
Ever since India abolished Article 370 from its constitution, Pakistani politicians including Pakistan PM Imran Khan are having a hard time digesting the fact that India has decidedly altered the status quo in Jammu and Kashmir.
Tirupati Bus tickets with Jerusalem, Hajj ads on them withdrawn, AP government orders probe into the matter
Andhra Pradesh State Bus transport tickets to Tirupati were found promoting Jerusalem and Hajj pilgrimage
Srinagar District Magistrate rebuts The Wire report claiming shortage of life saving medicines in Kashmir
The Wire lies on the shortage of life saving drugs in Kashmir, District Magistrate Srinagar demolishes them in one single tweet
Pakistan embarrassed as UK and Maldives refuse to mediate between India and Pakistan over Kashmir
CBI sends Letters Rogatory to five counties seeking information on financial assets of P Chidambaram
CBI seeks information on assets of P Chidambaram from UK, Switzerland, Bermuda, Singapore and Mauritius
Shiv Sena chief condemns brawl over Veer Savarkar’s bust at DU, says ‘people who insult Savarkar should be beaten in public’
Unlike the Congress, Shiv Sena has from the beginning been extremely sensitive and emotive towards Hindutva Savarkar.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced widespread reforms in order to address economic concerns.
Former Pakistani minister Rehman Malik’s PR and media account suspended, his Twitter meltdown continues
Former Pakistan Interior minister 'Senator Rehman Malik' has been actively promulgating fake news and hyperbolic claims about Jammu and Kashmir.
AIMPLB moves Delhi High Court requesting to be impleaded as party in a PIL seeking implementation of Uniform Civil Code
The Modi government has been pushing for a uniform civil code to be enforced which would end the reach of different religious laws in civil issues
Prime Minister Modi unveils memorial for victims of two Air India crashes in 1950 and 1966 in Mont Blanc, France
PM Narendra Modi remotely unveiled the Memorial for Air India crash victims in two separate aeroplane crashes in France
Faced with an existential threat, forces inimical to India’s interest and the media will continue to spew venom against India
Two individuals are presently in public eye: One, a high-profile politician; the other a fringe player. Both face serious allegations. Both are under probe. Both claim vendetta. Both are relying on hidden support from within society.
UNESCO headquarters erupt with ‘Modi, Modi’ chant as PM Modi addresses Indian community in Paris, France
These chants were followed by "Modi hai to mumkin hai (If Modi is there, it is possible)".
A woman in UAE filed for a divorce with her husband apparently because they had no arguments in their one-year of married life.
IAF Court of Inquiry confirms friendly fire had shot down IAF chopper on February 27, finds 5 officers guilty
An IAF chopper crashed in Budgam on February 27, 2019 after it was shot by an IAF missile, killing everyone on board along with a civilian
‘Chidambaram arrested because he opposed abrogation of Article 370: Congress leader gets support from Pakistan Senator
Senator and former Interior Minister of Pakistan, Rehman Malik claims that senior Congress P. Chidambaram has been arrested because he opposed the abrogation of Article 370.
Imran ‘Taliban’ Khan goes on a bizarre defense of terrorists who may have infiltrated India disguised as Hindus
If harbouring, nourishing and sending terrorists to India was not enough, Pakistan has now shed all pretence and has been officially using terrorism as its state policy.
Samajwadi Party dissolves its state and district units, removes everyone from their posts except Naresh Uttam Patel
Samajwadi Party dissolves its UP state executive, removes everyone from post except Naresh Uttam Patel.
Here is how these 7 opinion pieces in 4 days reveal newspaper The Hindu’s legendary level of meltdown and arrogance
Let’s take a look at the opinion pieces published by The Hindu in their print edition, in this week
Tej Pratap Yadav toes Congress’ line to malign Veer Savarkar’s contributions to India’s freedom, calls him ‘coward’ and ‘British agent’
As much ever these cynics may denounce Savarkar, it is a fact that the seeds of Hindutva Savarkar had sown all those years ago have finally bloomed
Parle responds to reports of 10,000 potential job losses, says no job loss yet, definite slowdown but issue blown out of proportion
The basic biscuits segment at Parle Products is seeing a decline in sales by 7-8 per cent. However, the company says no job losses yet.
Bihar: Nurses of Araria hospital accuse Dr Javed Aalam of demanding sexual favours for clearing bills
The nurses have alleged that Dr. Mohammed Javed Aalam has been telling nurses that they have to spend a night with him.
Chidambaram hearing: ‘Don’t make false statements’, SG Tushar Mehta slams Kapil Sibal who accused prosecution of ‘handing over a note’ to HC judge
Currently, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram is in five-day CBI custody. A special CBI Court has granted CBI custody of former Union Minister for Finance and Home, P Chidambaram, in the INX Media case till August 26.
SC postpones hearing of Chidambaram plea challenging HC’s dismissal of anticipatory bail plea, to be heard on Monday
The apex court fixed the hearing in the case against CBI on Monday, August 26 as former Finance Minister P Chidambaram has been remanded to custody till that date.
Former Pakistan army chief says Pakistan will use Kartarpur corridor to revive Khalistani terrorism in India
Gen Mirza Aslam Beg has said Pakistan army and the government should create trouble for India through Khalistan movement
Rajiv Gandhi had infamously justified the Sikh massacre by saying, "When a big tree falls, the earth shakes."
6 LeT terrorists may have entered Coimbatore disguised as Hindus with Tilak on their forehead, Tamil Nadu on high alert
The government had warned of possible ‘retaliatory attacks’ by terror organizations post revocation of Article 370, now, Tamil Nadu is on high alert
McDonald’s India admits to discriminating against non-Muslims, buys only Halal meat for its restaurants
Halal is the Islamic method of slaughter which cannot be carried out by non-Muslims.
This is another case where cattle smugglers have killed local villagers trying to stop them.
In case Chaudhry missed out, the first Rafale jet is expected to be delivered next month.
Prime Minister Modi wants us to make at least 15 travels within India by 2022 when India would be a young 75.
Pakistan blacklisted: FATF’s regional affiliate APG blacklists Pakistan for failure to curb terror funding
In the APG, there are around 40 parameters of which Pakistan has failed in over 35. There are 11 effectiveness parameters and Pakistan has failed in 10.
USA, UK, Canada, and Pakistani NGO representative at UN slam China and parody country Pakistan over minority rights violation
The most embarrassing moment for Pakistan came when Naveed Walter, the President of Human Rights Focus Pakistan, himself admitted that there were grave human rights violations against minorities in Pakistan.
‘Priyanka Chopra has the right to speak in personal capacity’: UNICEF rubbishes Pakistan’s petition to have her removed as Ambassador
UNICEF said that Priyanka Chopra retains the right to speak in her personal capacity on issues concerning her
Sri Lanka was one of the first countries to acknowledge that India's decision regarding Article 370 and Jammu and Kashmir's bifurcation are its internal matters.
The French President also added that the first Rafale aircraft will reach India next month.
BJP to conduct nationwide public awareness campaign on Article 370, to rope in 2000 prominent personalities
BJP to hold public awareness campaigns across 370 places on abrogation Article 370 beginning September 1
A special CBI Court has granted CBI custody of former Union Minister for Finance and Home, P. Chidambaram, in the INX Media Case. Custody has been granted till the 26th of August.
Amidst the controversy involving the various Online Aggregators, the most popular dispute in recent days is between the Hoteliers and the Online Aggregator ‘OYO Rooms
The Bombay High Court on Thursday instructed the Mumbai Police’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) to lodge a First Information Report (FIR) against NCP leader Ajit Pawar and 70 others in Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank (MSCB) scam.
‘She is nobody that I should know her,’ Samajwadi Rajya Sabha MP denies knowing Shehla Rashid after sharing stage
Samajwadi Party Rajya Sabha MP Ram Gopal Yadav outright denied knowing Shehla Rashid minutes after sharing the stage with the freelance activist.
While top Congres leaders spent their so-called jail terms in posh guest houses, Savarkar was subjected to inhuman atrocities in Andaman.
NDTV interim CEO Suparna Singh, whose appointment as CEO was not approved by I&B ministry, has stepped down
It appears that the INX Media case, the new FIR against NDTV and arrest of P Chidambaram are all interconnected.
Delhi HC judge observed P Chidambaram as the kingpin of the INX Media scam and refused to grant him interim relief
India Today flagship DailyO seems to have folded its operations and sacked its Editorial Staff
This statue was erected by ABVP activists on Monday night along with the busts of Bhagat Singh and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
All you need to know: Retired judge Abhay Thipsay who joined Congress launched book blaming Hindus for bomb blasts done by Islamic radicals
S M Mushrif is a controversial former Inspector General of Police. He has written a book which claimed that the then ATS chief Hemant Karkare was killed by Hindu radicals
Ratul Puri, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Kamal Nath's nephew, moved an application to surrender before the CBI Court.
Police extends Section 144 in violence hit areas in Jaipur where a Muslim mob had attacked Kanwar Yatris on Eid
On August 12, 2019, a violent Muslim mob attacked Kanwar Yatris in Jaipur and torched a dozen transport buses.
Madras High Court rejects Karti Chidambaram’s plea seeking interim stay on transfer of his Income Tax case to special court
Karti Chidambaram and his wife are accused of not disclosing cash payment received in a land sale
Fake news peddler Shehla Rashid evades questions on whether she has proof of her allegations against Indian Army
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) today organised an all-party demonstration at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi demanding the immediate release of Kashmiri politicians who are precautionarily detained in the aftermath of the abrogation of Article 370.
‘Liberal’ hearts bleed as CBI arrests Congress leader Chidambaram after court calls him “kingpin of crime”
Within a few minutes of Chidambaram's arrest, the liberal heart bled for their fallen hero, who once had once co-opted the very same intelligentsia, media and other opinion-makers.
Opposition gathers to protest against abrogation of Article 370, Karti Chidambaram arrives and steals the show
As seen above, Brinda Karat (CPIM), Manoj Jha (RJD) and Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress) aren't particularly excited at the limelight being taken away from them by Karti.
If Congress can’t claim political martyrdom today, the Modi government has only P Chidambaram to thank
After being missing for almost an entire day post the Supreme Court rejecting immediate relief from arrest in the INX media scam case, P Chidambaram went missing.
Enjoy the Whataboutism. By the way, how long before some renowned 'divider' in media tries to size up yesterday’s arrest in terms of caste or regional faultlines? Let’s see who does it first.
The move by the Indian government is considered to be the response to Pakistan's continuous propagation of terror into India and also its attempts to destabilise the normalcy in the Kashmir.
Uttar Pradesh: Criminal surrenders as he fears UP police might do an encounter, says wont repeat his crimes
According to Police, he was involved in looting and theft and a case of gang rape was also registered against him.
Thackeray will be questioned at the ED office at Ballard Pier at around 10.30 am.
Chidambaram spends the night at CBI HQ, CBI to seek custodial interrogation after dramatic arrest of the ‘Kingpin of the scam’
The CBI will grill him at 10 am and later produce him in special court to seek custodial interrogation.
Political Editor of The Hindu condones violence by Congress workers who beat up a man who shouted ‘Chidambaram Chor Hai’
Congress worker beats up a man for shouting 'Chidambaram Chor Hai', The Hindu Political Editor Nistula Hebbar shows excitement at the unruly behaviour.
“Larger conspiracy” probe against CJI Ranjan Gogoi completed by Justice Patnaik, report likely in September
"Larger conspiracy" probe against CJI Ranjan Gogoi completed by Justice Patnaik, report likely in September
Fact-Check: Unlike Chidambaram who tried to escape from law, Amit Shah resolutely faced trial and was acquitted
Hartosh Singh Bal equated P Chidambaram's disgraceful escape with Amit Shah's tenacity to face the law
P Chidambaram finally arrested by CBI after officers scale wall of his residence as the gates were locked
Chidambaram arrested from his residence after he addressed a press conference at Congress office
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief BS Dhanoa will travel to France to receive the first Rafale fighter jet in September
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief BS Dhanoa will travel to France to receive the first Rafale fighter jet in September
‘Missing’ for a day, P Chidambaram surfaces at Congress office, says he was preparing his petition with his lawyers
P Chidambaram said that charges against him are lies spread by pathological liars,
Russia backs India on territorial integrity and non-interference of third parties during NSA Ajit Doval’s Moscow visit
Russia backs India’s position on issues like territorial integrity and rejection of any third party intervention
Veer Savarkar’s bust installed at Delhi University, liberals lose their mind, say bust of Nathuram Godse might be next
A pillar with busts of Veer Savarkar, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh has been put up at the North Campus of Delhi University.
A Hindu temple was opened for the first time since partition in Pakistan’s Sialkot region
Human rights, vigilance cells: Defence Minister approves major decisions on reorganisation of Army headquarters
The Indian Armed forces are the second-largest military force in the world in terms of size.
A Bangladeshi cattle smuggler Minto Sardar was caught with 10 cattle heads in his possession along the West Bengal-Bangladesh border
Chidambaram's plea against Delhi HC's order rejecting his anticipatory bail application could not be listed today.
Granting illegal FIPB clearance to receive kickbacks paid through shell companies: Read about P Chidambaram’s modus operandi
As per sources, Chidambaram’s modus operandi revolved around granting illegal FIPB clearances to receive kickbacks, often paid through various shell companies floated by his son Karti Chidambaram.
Read details of the case against P Chidambaram: Illegal FIPB clearance to six companies and laundering of kickback money
ED and CBI has said that INX Media is not the only case Chidambaram is facing, there are multiple illegal FIPB approvals and money laundering cases
After filing a new FIR in money laundering case, CBI conducts raids at NDTV’s former CEO Vikram Chandra house
Vikram Chandra along with NDTV founders, Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy have been charged in a case related to money laundering
Not a satire: Parody country Pakistan has a ‘Ministry of Human Rights’, the ministry is now whining against Priyanka Chopra
Pakistan's 'Human Rights minister' writes to UNICEF, asks to 'denotify' Priyanka Chopra as a UN goodwill ambassador.
NDTV sings an old tune: Calls charges in new FIR ‘fabricated’, claims it’s not about NDTV but ‘larger battle’ of freedom of press
CBI has filed a new FIR on Wednesday against NDTV and its founders, Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy and former CEO Vikram Chandra.
HC grants 4 weeks to Robert Vadra to file response to ED’s reply in plea to quash money laundering case
The ED has accused Priyanka Vadra’s husband Robert Vadra of money laundering in a case related to London based property worth £1.9 million
Read full details of new FIR filed by CBI: Prannoy Roy, Radhika Roy and Vikram Chandra accused of criminal conspiracy, cheating and corruption
A new FIR has been filed by the CBI against Prannoy Roy, his wife, Radhika Roy, and former CEO of NDTV, Vikram Chandra in a case related to money laundering.
Blow to Chidambaram: SC refuses to list the matter today, HC order rejecting his anticipatory bail plea to stay in force
Sibal had requested that the matter be listed before the Supreme Court today. However, the SC declined to pass any order.
Kashmir bilateral issue, says UK PM Boris Johnson to PM Modi, regrets anti-India protests in London on August 15
British PM made it clear that Kashmir remains a bilateral matter between India and Pakistan. Calls for dialogue between the two nations.
All that Pakistan is left with is a war of misinformation: Here are the myths and propaganda about Kashmir
Pakistan has gone to the two of the most dangerous forces for support- A fanatic faith and cruel communism, latter being more fanatic than the former.
Poetic Justice: P Chidambaram falsely hounded Amit Shah and Narendra Modi, now he is on the run for his own transgressions
When P. Chidambaram was the Union Home Minister, Amit Shah was unceremoniously arrested and slapped with charges of murder, extortion, and kidnapping among others over the Sohrabuddin encounter case.
Zakir Naik has issued an apology saying that he is not a racist and his words have been taken out of context.
Rahul Gandhi finally speaks up, says ED, CBI and ‘spineless media’ being used to malign scam accused P Chidambaram
The Delhi HC judge had yesterday stated that P Chidambaram appeared as kingpin of the INX Media Scam
P Chidambaram case: SC didn’t take up the petition due to defects in it, CBI and ED file caveats at the apex court
After High Court refused anticipatory bail plea, Chidambaram's lawyers have approached SC while he remains missing