EXCLUSIVE: Another religious discrimination episode: This young girl is denied a flat for being a Muslim

MUMBAI: Not many days ago, a youth from Mumbai was denied a job in a leading export company for being a ‘Muslim’ and practicing ‘Islam’. A fresh incident has been reported on Wednesday where a 25-year-old Muslim girl Misbah Qadri has been bluntly denied a flat in the financial capital of India due to her religion. Continue Reading ...

Beef Ban Controversy: Kiren Rijiju takes dig at Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, says I eat beef, can somebody stop me?

NEW DELHI: Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday took a dig at his colleague, Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi who had said that those who eat beef should go to Pakistan and said the comments are not palatable.Continue Reading ...

Black Money Probe: Seven Indians named with Swiss bank account. Industrialist Yash Birla one of them

BERNE: The names of Industrialist Yash Birla and two Mumbai-based individuals, along with five Indians with Swiss bank accounts, have been made public by the Swiss government in relation to ongoing tax probes against them in India.Continue Reading ...

Opinion Poll Exclusive: PM Modi completes 1 year in power. Let’s see how people rate his performance

NEW DELHI: Narendra Modi completes one year of being in power as Prime Minister of India on Tuesday. Last year, Modi was elected as the 15th Prime Minister of India on May 16 with a historic win. However, he took oath and resumed office from May 26.Continue Reading ...

SHOCKING: 34-year-old man allegedly chops off wife’s hair, nose for dowry

UTTAR PRADESH: In a shocking and shameful incident of dowry, a 34-year-old man allegedly chopped off his wife’s hair and nose in Puranpur town of Pilibhit district in Uttar Pradesh.Continue Reading ...

Four militants killed in Kabul

KABUL: Four militants were killed after trying to storm a guesthouse in a diplomatic area of Afghanistan's capital city of Kabul, police said on Wednesday.Continue Reading ...

Sensex sheds 145 points in morning session

MUMBAI: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Wednesday was trading 144.66 points or 0.53 percent down during the morning session.Continue Reading ...

Pakistan executes seven death-row convicts

ISLAMABAD: Seven death row convicts were executed in jails across Pakistan's Punjab and Balochistan province on Wednesday, a media report said.Continue Reading ...

Modi pays tribute to Nehru

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid his tributes to country's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary.Continue Reading ...

Chandigarh bans nicotine sale

Chandigarh: Chandigarh has imposed a ban on nicotine sale.Continue Reading ...