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Netizens trend #AbbuKoWishNahiKaroge as Pakistani Army spokesperson taunts India on Indian Independence Day

Despite its silly shenanigans Pakistan expects the rest of the world to take it seriously.

One Nation One Poll, Chief of Defence Staff, water conservation and more: 5 takeaways from PM Modi’s Independence Day speech

Here are the 5 important takeaways from the Independence Day speech delivered by Prime Minister Modi from the ramparts of Red Fort

Imran Khan picks up the narrative of Indian opposition parties, communalises Kashmir issue and equates RSS with Nazis

After the Congress party stirred the religious pot on Kashmir, Prime Minister Imran Khan, too, has given the issue a religious spin.

Karnataka: Popular Mysuru Dasara to be celebrated with usual grandeur, novelist S L Bhyrappa to inaugurate

The Dasara festivities have a rich history of more than 400 years

Fake news on Kashmir continues, now Hurriyat leader’s professor wife passed off as Maharaja Hari Singh’s granddaughter

Video claiming to be of Maharaja Hari Singh’s granddaughter is actually of Prof. Hameeda Nayeem

Pehlu Khan case: All 6 accused acquitted by a Rajasthan court

A native of Haryana’s Nuh, the 55-year old Pehlu Khan and his sons were allegedly accosted by a bunch of people on the suspicion that they smuggled cattle to neighbouring states for slaughter.

Congress leader Hardik Patel, 2 MLAs and others detained for trying to meet disgraced ex-cop Sanjiv Bhatt in jail

Hardik Patel and 2 two other Congress MLAs, along with 27 of their supporters were detained by the police in Palanpur.

5 IAF pilots who carried out Balakot airstrikes awarded with ‘Vayu Sena Medal’

The IAF pilots had crossed LoC and attacked JeM terror camp in Balakot on February 26 this year, killing almost 200-300 terrorists

The Silence of the Plebs: The exploitation of women in the porn industry

There's systematic exploitation of women in the porn industry.

IAS-turned politician Shah Faesal detained at Delhi airport, was on his way to Turkey: Report

Faesal had quit his job as IAS to launch his political career in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sagarika Ghose shares an old report to insinuate that the Army is using brutal measures to suppress rebellion in Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370

Toeing Pakistani line, Sagarika Ghose implied that Indian Armed Forces have been employing brutal methods to suppress protestors in Kashmir

Press Club of India clamps down on hyper-activists, refuses to allow screening of propaganda reports on Kashmir

Essentially, the hyper activists and other opposition leaders are toeing the Pakistani propaganda line.

Dear Devendra Fadnavis, we feel let down by inept handling of floods by your government

The response of the state government to Maharashtra floods has been very disappointing

Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh bans offering namaz on the roads across the state

The Uttar Pradesh administration for all this while has been quite stringent, forbidding all religious events including namaz, on roads in various parts of the state.

IAF’s Wing Commander Abhinandan to be conferred with Vir Chakra on Independence Day

Sapper Prakash Jadhav, who lost his life in an encounter with terrorists at Kulgam in November 2018, and CRPF personnel Harshpal Singh will be honoured with Kirti Chakra.

Delhi: AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya sends Rs 1 crore defamation notice after resident complains of water crisis

Pradeep Maurya, who is a resident of Sangam Vihar and also an AAP supporter, has been sent a defamation notice from the lawyer of AAP MLA Mohaniya seeking defamation of Rs 1 crore.

Shekhar Gupta claims protests in Kashmir are Pakistan’s best hope, then asks govt to lift restrictions so protests can happen

It is not clear why Gupta, who just days ago claimed that protests in Kashmir will be Pakistan's best hope is now urging the government to lift restrictions and allow protests.

London university bans beef from campus menu to cut carbon emissions

Globally, beef is responsible for 41 per cent of livestock greenhouse gas emissions, and livestock accounts for 14.5 per cent of total global emission

A Muslim mob attacks Kanwar Yatris in Jaipur, sets buses on fire a week after Congress govt in state passes anti-mob lynching bill

The Muslim mob did not even spare the police as they threw stones at even police officials injuring seven policemen. The police were quick to fire tear gas to disperse the crowd in the area.

High Level Committee recommends CSR expenditure to be made tax deductible, non-compliance to be made civil offence with no imprisonment

High Level Committee on CSR recommends non-compliance should attract only penalty, not jail term

Priyanka Gandhi’s aide Sandeep Singh manhandles ABP Ganga news reporter, threatens him with “Thok ke baja dunga”

Journalist Pandey made repeated entreaties to Priyanka Gandhi to intervene as her aide manhandled him but she turned a blind eye to his predicament.

Ayodhya case day 5: SC asks for exact spot of Ram’s birth, Ram Lalla lawyer says it is below the Babri Masjid dome

The CJI clarifies that the counsels can take as much time as they want to put forth their submissions

Arrest warrant issued against Shashi Tharoor for his Hindu-Pakistan comment

Last year, Shashi Tharoor had foreboded that India will become Hindu Pakistan if BJP comes back in power in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

BBC’s fake reportage on Kashmir did not start in 2013, it began in the 1990s

If things haven't gotten better since 1993, one tends to believe there's much more to BBC's propaganda than mere incompetence.

Former Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik shares old video claiming police atrocity in Kashmir, gets called out by J&K Police

Yesterday, a Pakistani journalist was exposed for purveying malicious lies about a rift between India's Armed Forces in Kashmir

Social media warfare: Pakistan and ISI use Twitter to spread fake and malicious news to spread fear after abrogation of Article 370

There has been a spurt in the spread of fake news and misinformation from both Pakistan and a certain section of Indian media after the historic decision of abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir on August 5.

Supreme Court refuses to interfere on the restrictions imposed in J&K, says government should get time

Refusing to interfere in the government’s imposed restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir, SC said it doesn’t want to go against local administration prematurely

Pakistani Minister urges Punjabis in Indian Army to refuse service in Kashmir, receives befitting reply from Indians

The bizarre appeal shows how clueless the Pakistani establishment is at the moment.

You are thieves, you have been guzzling money for 20 years: Pakistani national accuses their UN representative Maleeha Lodhi

"Shame on you. You have been eating money all these years", said the Pakistani national to Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan's permanent representative at the UN.

I-T dept clarifies that no notice was sent to Durga Puja committees in West Bengal

The Income Tax Department has issued a notice to the Durga Puja committees in West Bengal asking them to pay taxes.

Big boost to BJP in Sikkim as 10 MLAs of Sikkim Democratic Front join the party

Sikkim was the only state in the northeast where BJP had no presence until today

Supreme Court refuses re-verification of NRC process in Assam, orders exclusion list to be published online on August 31

Earlier in July, the Supreme Court had extended its July 31 deadline to August 31 for publication of the final Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Rapper Hard Kaur joins hands with banned terror outfit ‘Sikhs for Justice’, threatens to hoist Khalistani flag on Independence day

In the video, one of the supporters standing next to Hard Kaur is the SFJ leader, Gurpatwant Singh Pannu who has been instrumental in providing financial and all other kinds of support to the separatist elements in India in order to advance his devious a

Pakistan bets on Arundhati Roy, Mamata Banerjee, Congress and Communist parties to drive their agenda over Kashmir

Earlier, an ‘intellectual’ from Pakistan has endorsed genocide against Hindus in Kashmir following the abrogation of Article 370.

Days after Article 370 was taken down, unknown miscreants vandalise Shyama Prasad Mukherjee’s statue in Rajasthan

According to the locals, the statue of Mukherjee had been demolished by some anti-social elements over the abrogation of Article 370.

Fabricated reports on Kashmir: Govt asks BBC and Al-Jazeera to produce raw footage of their reports

Government of India has asked Al-Jazeera and BBC to produce evidence of their claim of large scale protests and violence in Jammu and Kashmir.

Kashmir will not be part of India on 100th Independence Day, says Congress ally MDMK chief Vaiko

MDMK Chief V Gopalaswamy or Vaiko had opposed the scrapping of Article 370 on the floor of Rajya Sabha. Vaiko, while speaking in Rajya Sabha on the same day, had called it a "day of sorrow".

Soft porn writer Shobhaa De calls herself “patriotic Indian” after writing about “plebiscite in Kashmir”, rejects Abdul Basit’s claims

Earlier, in an interview with one Pakistani blogger, Farhan Virk who calls himself a part of ‘Team IK’ (Team Imran Khan), former Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit had revealed that he had managed to influence Shobhaa De.

Pakistanis in Bahrain face legal action for holding anti-India rally after Eid prayers on Kashmir issue

While most people have welcomed abrogation of Article 370, the separatists and the Pakistanis have been opposing the move.

Centre urges Twitter to block eight accounts for fear mongering by ‘spreading rumours’ on Kashmir

The Union home secretary recommended the closure of a few Twitter accounts for spreading rumours and misinformation to disturb the peace and calm in the Valley

Split in Congress over Article 370 continues, now Salman Khurshid claims Congress too would have aspired to revoke it

Congress leaders Jyotiraditya Scindia, Janardan Dwivedi, and Deepender Hooda have already gone against the party stand applauding the government’s move to abrogate Article 370

Retired Air Marshal of Pakistan shares old mock drill video of Jharkhand police as army firing on Kashmiri protesters

2017 mock drill video shared as police firing on Kashmiri protesters after abrogation of Article 370

Following Pakistan’s decisions, India also cancels Samjhauta express and Delhi-Lahore bus service from its side

These decisions came after Pakistan decided to downgrade bilateral diplomatic ties with India

A desperate move by a beleaguered mafia: Pakistan offers Shobhaa De as Qurbani on Eid

Abdul Basit revealed that he had influenced Shobhaa De into peddling the Pakistani narrative in an article, advocating for a plebiscite in Kashmir

The attack on Hinduism has uncanny resemblance to Christian annihilation of Paganism – A review of ‘The Darkening Age’

The current attack on Hinduism has uncanny resemblance to Christian Annihilation of Paganism

Congress’ Mani Shankar Aiyar likens Kashmir to Palestine, calls Modi a ‘Zionist trampling on freedom of Kashmiris’

In his 2015 interview to a Pakistani news channel, Aiyar had famously asked for Pakistan's help to 'remove' PM Modi and bring a Congress government to power.

Pakistani journalist spreads lies claiming rift between forces in Kashmir, gets exposed by CRPF and police

Pakistani journalist peddles fake news of a rift between JK police and CRPF personnel, gets exposed out by CRPF and Kashmir police

The skewed analysis must stop: We need to stop looking at just the repo rates and talk about real rates instead

A recent article by a commentator in Hindustan Times mentions that the MPC had little ability to stimulate growth

Pakistan sulking: No traditional exchange of sweets on Eid at Wagah-Attari border between BSF and rangers

After India stripped Article 370 and bifurcated Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan has taken many steps in frustration that are bound to hurt itself more than India.

Uttar Pradesh: Vehicle carrying Kanwaris pelted with stones in front of Idgah during Eid Namaz, several injured

Tractor-trailer carrying Kanwaris passing near an Idgah during the Bakrid Namaz attacked by miscreants

Anti-Hindu bigoted American analyst calls Rana Ayyub an ‘ISI agent’, apologises and proceeds to insult Hindus instead

Fair's hatred for Hinduism can be inferred from the casual 'gaushala' and 'cow' jibe, which is something even the Pulwama terrorist who killed 40 CRPF soldiers in February this year, mentioned in his video which was released post the attack.

‘Liberals’ are working with Pakistan and undermining Indian interests, we can no longer ignore it

The liberal narrative coincides with the narrative of the Pakistan establishment too often to be dismissed as mere coincidence.

Pakistan deploys fighter jets along forward bases in Skardu near Ladakh, India keeping close watch

Pakistani fighter jets have been moved to forward bases in Skardu near the Ladakh border.

Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti get in a nasty fight over BJP, authorities forced to house them separately: Report

Both the minister's had been detained by the Jammu and Kashmir police as a preventive measure on August 5

If Hindus try to settle in Kashmir, they should not be alive for a single moment: Pakistan endorses genocide on live TV

An 'intellectual' from Pakistan endorses genocide of Hindus in Kashmir because India abrogated Article 370

Bangladesh says cattle smuggling from India reduced by 96% in the last few years

Cattle smuggling has dropped almost by half since 2016, as per reports of the Indian authorities.

Mukesh Ambani announces India’s biggest FDI deal, free HD LED TV and 4K set-top boxes for Jio Fibre subscribers

Saudi Armco will buy 20% stack in the oil-to-chemical business of Reliance Industries at $15 billion

Does Pakistan realize they are also the laughing stock of the Muslim world?

The Saudis are going to invest in a 20% stake at an enterprise value of $75 billion and it’s going to be India’s biggest FDI deal

Wrestler Babita Phogat and father Mahavir Singh Phogat take plunge into politics, join BJP

Babita Phogat has often expressed her admiration for PM Modi and defended his policy decisions

Shobhaa De wrote article advocating ‘plebiscite in Kashmir’ under influence of Pakistani establishment, reveals Abdul Basit

The article Abdul Basit was referring to presumably was written by Shobhaa De in July 2016, after the encounter of Kashmiri terrorist Burhan Wani

Watch: Eid celebrated peacefully across Jammu and Kashmir even as vested interests continue to fearmonger

Many people, including political leaders, media portals and individuals with vested interests have been indulging in blatant fear-mongering and spreading of misinformation regarding the situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

Former editor accidentally reveals how a reporter quit job after he was forced to do anti-Modi story

In one of the segments of The Media Rumble, Vinod Kapri, who was the former editor of TV9 Bharatvarsh accidentally admitted that one of his reporters had quit his job after he was forced to do anti-Modi stories.

After getting endorsement from Congress leader P Chidambaram, IAS-turned-politician Shah Faesal threatens ‘revenge’ against India

Interestingly, the violent statements of Shah Faesal come just after Former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram had praised him while trying to insinuate that the abolition of Article 370 was "the biggest betrayal".

Be careful or we will lose Kashmir: Digvijay Singh toes Pakistan’s line yet again, threatens India

Congress seems to be determined to echo Pakistan's narrative over the issues of national security. Even after the Balakot airstrikes, Congress' statements had found endorsement from Pakistan.

On World Adivasi Day, Madhya Pradesh cops thrash five tribals, force them to drink urine

Families of the victims accuse the policemen were intoxicated and added that the they forced the five tribals to consume urine too.

Virat Kohli back to record breaking mode

No hundreds in 9 World Cup games and now he is back to the scoring hundreds again.

Congress leader P Chidambaram plays the religion card, says BJP abrogated Article 370 because there is Muslim majority in Kashmir

Last Monday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah abrogated Article 370 that gave special status to erstwhile state of Jammu & Kashmir and bifurcated the same into two union territories, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.

It was really heartening to see such powerful men like Barack Obama and Narendra Modi stand up for environment: Man vs Wild host Bear Grylls

In India, 'Man vs Wild' featuring Bear Grylls and Prime Minister Modi will premiere simultaneously on 12 Discovery channels in five languages - English, Bengali, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on August 12 at 9 pm.

Mumbai police likely to close the sexual assault case against Alok Nath due to ‘lack of evidence’

Alok Nath had on October 15, 2018, filed a defamation case against writer-producer Vinta Nanda, who had accused him of raping her almost two decades ago

Journalist who likened Dalits to animals now compares Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat to General Dyer, deletes tweet

Freelance journalist Prashant Kanojia was once associated with the ultra-left wing propaganda site, 'The Wire'

Zomato delivery boys refuse to deliver beef and pork as it hurts their ‘religious sentiments’

We have to deliver food which is not permitted by our religion. Our religious sentiment is being hurt," Zomato food delivery boys do not want to deliver beef and pork

Day after Kashmiri Pandit activist exposed NDTV, his Twitter account suspended for ‘violating Twitter rules’

The mysterious behaviour of Twitter which is often found censoring social media users for disagreeing to left-wing and ultra left-wing ideology has yet again come to the fore.

Masood Azhar resurfaces after abrogation of Article 370, warns of ‘stormy attacks’, echoes Pak PM Imran Khan’s threat

Few days back, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan had also warned of 'Pulwama type attack' in the wake of abrogation of Article 370 by Indian government.

Muslim women in Varanasi send rakhi to ‘elder brother’, thank PM Modi for saving them from evil practices of triple talaq

Modi government in a historic move got the contentious triple talaq bill passed in the parliament

DMK wins Vellore by-poll with a thin margin of 8,000 votes: Here is what it means for the party

DMK candidate Kathir Anand, son of senior leader Durai Murugan, won in Vellore by a margin of 8,141 votes against the AIADMK’s AC Shanmugam.

International media reports of firing on protesters are fabricated and motivated, not a single bullet fired: Jammu and Kashmir Police

Jammu and Kashmir police clarify that not a single bullet fired, say reports of police firing are motivated and mischievous

Government extends relief to startups, simplifies the process of angel tax assessment

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has clarified that no verification will be done by an assessing officer if a startup has been recognised by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade.

Tomato prices through the roof in Pakistan as government snaps trade ties over abrogation of Article 370, selling at Rs 300 per kg

Pakistan does not feature among India's top 35 exporters and importers, while India stands on the seventh position in its list of exporters

Nehru was a criminal, he announced ceasefire and imposed Article 370: Former Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan's attack on former Prime Minister Nehru comes after Parliament recently corrected a historic Nehruvian blunder by revoking Article 370 that gave separate status to the Jammu and Kashmir.

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap quits Twitter, claims he was not allowed to speak his mind without fear

Two days ahead of release of second season of Sacred Games on Netflix, Anurag Kashyap quits Twitter

‘Tum log zindagi bhar maa bete ki ghulami karte rahoge,’ Twitterati reacts to Congress’ inability to see beyond the dynasty

Late last night, the CWC accepted Rahul Gandhi’s resignation, a month after he officially resigned as party president, and Sonia was made the ‘interim president’.

Aligarh: Mohammad Mohsin threatened and beaten up after wife participated in BJP’s membership drive

Farheen Mohsin is a local BJP leader in the minority wing in Aligarh

The Mummy Returns: Sonia Gandhi new Congress President, again

This time, no one was locked up in the bathroom as Sonia Gandhi took over the reins of the party again.

Rahkeem Cornwall set to become heaviest cricketer in the world

On Friday, West Indian selectors picked Rahkeem Cornwall for the Test series against India starting on August 22 in Antigua.

PETA unmasks horrifying cruelty being meted out to animals as Eid is round the corner

PETA, just before Eid, draws one's attention to the shocking cruelty being meted out on animals while they are transported to abattoirs

7 times NDTV and its journalists peddled narratives that went against Indian national interests

In this article, we look at instances when NDTV's anti-India reportage and statements made by its journalists have been at odds with Indian national interests.

Executive Editor of Kashmir Times, Anuradha Bhasin, files writ petition in SC against ‘information blackout’ in Kashmir valley

Kashmir Times Executive Editor Anuradha Bhasin files writ petition in Supreme Court against "information blackout" in Kashmir valley

Is an anti-conversion bill along the lines of Gujarat Freedom of Religion Act on the way?

The Modi government may bring forward a bill to prevent fraudulent religious conversions in the country

MHA rubbishes Reuters report claiming 10,000 people had protested in Srinagar, calls it ‘fabricated and incorrect’

Normalcy seems to return to Jammu and Kashmir after the Indian government took a momentous decision to abrogate Article 370 and bifurcate the state into two Union Territories.

Rahul Gandhi joins Pakistan in spreading fake news concocted by Indian media about Haryana CM ML Khattar

Rahul Gandhi used a Scroll.com article to take cheap potshots at RSS and BJP leaders. Pakistani handles followed suit.

Congress conundrum: Notwithstanding Rahul’s resignation, CWC workers unanimously want him to continue as party president

The top decision-making body of Congress -Congress Working Committee (CWC) was convened today to discuss the probables for the post of Congress President after Rahul Gandhi tendered his resignation.

Amidst raging floods in Maharashtra, ABP Majha and opposition join hands to spread misinformation on Fadnavis govt

A coordinated smear campaign to tarnish BJP government in Maharashtra was run by opposition leaders and media outlets over a government resolution deciding compensation for flood victims.

The Jammu and Kashmir move is within the frameworks of India’s constitution: Russia backs India

Russia's ministry of foreign affairs has stated that they hope India and Pakistan will not allow the aggravation of the situation after New Delhi's decision over the change in the status of the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Fact-check: Haryana CM ML Khattar did not say ‘we can now bring Kashmiri girls for marriage’

Various media outlets have reported falsely that Chief Minister of Haryana ML Khattar was talking about bringing Kashmiri girls to Haryana for marriage

Shekhar Gupta and The Print sell their soul, blame Yediyurappa for a Kumaraswamy era scandal that names Congress leaders

Bengaluru Commissioner Bhaskar Rao is now under the scanner for using power brokers close to the Congress party to get himself a job. The Print released the transcript, but not without adding its own lies

Pakistani Twitter users get a brainwave, they want Imran Khan to ‘shut down Indian Airspace’

Pakistani Twitter users have been asking Imran Khan to teach Modi a lesson by 'shutting down Indian Airspace'.

Exclusive: Railway officials clear the air on Vande Bharat Express and the alleged ‘derailment of production’

Officials said that the fearmongering regarding the production of Vande Bharat Express train being stopped are rumours. It is expected that the regular production of this train will be started at ICF during 2020-21.

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