India  /  Published 16.09.21

BHU: ‘Preferably’ VC ad lifts eyebrows

The Centre has issued a fresh advertisement inviting applications for the post of Banaras Hindu University vice-chancellor, relaxing the age criterion nine months after it began the selection process....
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.09.21

Inter-country adoption ease

The women and child development ministry will soon notify a mechanism to deal with inter-country adoptions under the Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, bridging a legislative gap in this 1956 law wi...
By Our Bureau

India  /  Published 10.09.21

HC allows online marriage registration

Delhi High Court on Thursday said the requirement of personal appearance before the authority concerned for registration of marriage would include appearance through videoconferencing. Justice Rekha ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.09.21

Namaz room: BJP meets Governor

A BJP delegation handed over a memorandum to Governor Ramesh Bais on Thursday to seek his intervention in the immediate withdrawal of the Assembly Speaker’s decision of dedicating a room for off...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 08.09.21

Citizens back Naseer, Javed

Over 150 eminent citizens have come out in support of actor Naseeruddin Shah and lyricist Javed Akhtar who have faced vitriolic criticism for standing up to extreme elements in religions while speakin...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 06.09.21

Javed Akhtar faces heat for Taliban-RSS remark

Lyricist-poet Javed Akhtar on Monday came under attack from the Shiv Sena and the VHP for his comments that appear to equate the RSS and other right-wing outfits with the Taliban, a militant group tha...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 28.08.21

Gujarat minister's secularism fear

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel has said that talks about India's Constitution, laws and secularism will last only as long as Hindus are in majority in the country, and none of the count...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad

World  /  Published 27.08.21

Taliban stop India-bound Afghan Sikhs

As many as 140 Afghans — mostly Sikhs and a few Hindus — were stopped from boarding an evacuation flight to India by the Taliban on Wednesday. Earlier this week, the Taliban had banned Af...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 21.08.21

BJP finds itself on slippery ideological surface

A recently-released India Today survey asked its respondents to name the top achievements of the Narendra Modi government. Over half of the people opted for either the revocation of Article ...
By Asim Ali

India  /  Published 15.08.21

Church space for Hindu last rites

A Kerala church opened the gates of its cemetery to cremate a Hindu woman whose family lacked enough space to conduct the last rites at their modest property. Hindu families in certain rural areas of...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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