Opposition and BJP Clash Over Delhi L-G’s Action Against Arundhati Roy

Opposition and BJP Clash Over Delhi L-G's Action Against Arundhati Roy

The FIR against Arundhati Roy and Sheikh Showkat Hussain was registered following the orders of a Delhi court, Raj Niwas officials said. The Opposition and the Bharatiya Janata Party have engaged in a war of words after Delhi lieutenant governor VK Saxena gave his nod to prosecute author Arundhati Roy and Sheikh Showkat Hussain, a former professor in Kashmir, under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for allegedly making provocative speeches at an event in New Delhi in 2010. The FIR against Arundhati Roy and Sheikh Showkat Hussain was registered…

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Press Club of India Fights Back! Resolution Passed to Protect Free Speech

Press Club of India Fights Back! Resolution Passed to Protect Free Speech

New Delhi: The Press Club of India (PCI) has passed a resolution aimed at safeguarding the fundamental principles of freedom of expression and access to information. The PCI convened on May 28 to address mounting concerns regarding legislative measures that threaten press freedom and digital rights. The meeting was attended by representatives from various media and digital rights organizations. In a statement it said the PCI meeting held on May 28 “resolved to intensify the demands of media and digital rights organisations and urges the government to withdraw laws that…

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Arrogance Check: Lord Ram’s Numerical Message for BJP

Arrogance Check: Lord Ram’s Numerical Message for BJP

The remark came days after RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said that a true ‘sevak’ does not have arrogance and serves the people by maintaining ‘dignity’. Jaipur: In hard-hitting remarks on the outcome of the Lok Sabha polls, RSS leader Indresh Kumar on Thursday slammed the ruling BJP for “arrogance” and the opposition INDIA bloc for being “anti-Ram”. Speaking at the ‘Ramrath Ayodhya Yatra Darshan Poojan Samaroh’ at Kanota near Jaipur, the RSS national executive member did not mention the rivals by name but suggested that the poll outcome reflected their…

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Love, Greed, and Murder: Daughter-in-Law Orchestrates Hit-and-Run for ₹300 Crore Property

Love, Greed, and Murder: Daughter-in-Law Orchestrates Hit-and-Run for ₹300 Crore Property

The victim, identified as Purushottam Puttewar – a Nagpur-based businessman, was hit by a speeding car on May 22 at Balaji Nagari in Nagpur. The Nagpur Police has uncovered a gruesome murder during an investigation into the death of an 82-year-old man in a “hit-and-run” case in the city. According to the police, the victim’s daughter-in-law, identified as Archana Puttewar, hired contract killers for his murder over a property dispute worth ₹300 crore. The man, identified as Purushottam Puttewar – a Nagpur-based businessman, was hit by a speeding car on…

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PM Modi’s Dos and Don’ts: Speak Sparingly, Act Timely

PM Modi’s Dos and Don’ts: Speak Sparingly, Act Timely

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told his newly inducted Cabinet ministers “to speak only when necessary… and not to make unnecessary statements.” The Prime Minister listed out dos and don’ts for the members of his new Cabinet at the first council of ministers meet at his residence in the evening of June 10 after which the portfolio allocated to ministers was announced. ‘Avoid giving Pravachans’ “Do not make unnecessary statements, speak only when necessary on issues related to your ministry,” sources to News18 quoted the prime minister as saying.…

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Modi 3.0: New Cabinet with 71 Ministers Takes Charge

Modi 3.0: New Cabinet with 71 Ministers Takes Charge

New Delhi, June 9: Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister for his third term on Sunday, alongside 71 ministers forming his new cabinet. Modi, now the first three-term Prime Minister since Jawaharlal Nehru, took the oath at Rashtrapati Bhawan amid massive security and a gathering of over 10,000 guests, including top leaders from South Asian countries, Bollywood stars, business moguls, religious leaders, and prominent politicians. PM Modi’s cabinet includes 30 cabinet ministers, 5 Ministers of State with Independent Charge, and 36 Ministers of State. The cabinet ensures representation from all…

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#LokSabhaElections: BJP Secures 240 Seats, Congress Stages Comeback with 99 Seats

#LokSabhaElections: BJP Secures 240 Seats, Congress Stages Comeback with 99 Seats

The Congress, meanwhile, showed signs of an electoral revival after being decimated in 2014 and 2019 general elections at the hands of the BJP The Bharatiya Janata Party’s final seats tally for the Lok Sabha elections settled at 240, the Election Commission’s data revealed early Wednesday morning. The ruling party, which has dominated the country’s politics with successive victories in general and assembly elections under Prime Minister Narendra Modi since 2014, will now have to rely on the support of its NDA allies to form a government at the Centre…

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#KashmirUnplugged: PM Modi Exposes Hidden Motives Behind Article 370

#KashmirUnplugged: PM Modi Exposes Hidden Motives Behind Article 370

PM Narendra Modi opened up about the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and its impact on the union territory. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said Article 370 was the “agenda of 4-5 families” in Jammu and Kashmir, taking a veiled jibe at the Opposition. In an interview with news agency ANI, PM Narendra Modi talked about the abrogation of Article 370 in Kashmir, and its impact on the union territory. Modi that the Article 370 was never an agenda for the people of Jammu and Kashmir…

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Rajkot Tragedy: Inferno Engulfs Game Zone, 27 Dead Including Children

Rajkot Tragedy: Inferno Engulfs Game Zone, 27 Dead Including Children

At least 27 persons, including four children, were killed in a massive fire that swept through the facility on Saturday evening. The Rajkot Police has detained the owner of the TRP Game Zone and its manager even as at least 27 persons, including four children under the age of 12, were killed in a massive fire that swept through the game zone in the Gujarat city on Saturday evening. TRP Game Zone was teeming with people enjoying a summer vacation outing, officials told news agency PTI. “So far we have…

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Reclaiming Boundaries: PM Modi’s Commitment to Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir

Reclaiming Boundaries: PM Modi’s Commitment to Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir

Senior BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan on May 21 accused the Congress and India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru of “breaking the country” and said that PM Narendra Modi “will bring the nation together”. At a poll meeting in South Delhi in support of BJP candidate Ramvir Singh Bidhuri, the former Madhya Pradesh chief minister exuded confidence that if elected for a third time, Mr. Modi will take back Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). Mr. Chouhan said, “Under his guidance, the country has prospered and is poised to become a world leader.” “The…

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