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Congress youth wing deletes chai meme tweet targeting PM Modi, BJP says ‘damage done’

Congress youth wing deletes chai meme tweet targeting PM Modi, BJP says ‘damage done’

NEW DELHI: There was a storm in the teacup for the Congress when its youth wing tweeted a ‘chai’ meme targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. Yuva Desh, the Twitter handle later deleted the tweet, but not before it sparked huge outrage in political circles. ‘Damage is done,’ said BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi. “Now […]

Delhi: Shootout at Dwarka, five men arrested; arms recovered

DELHI: Five people were been arrested on Tuesday in a shootout between some miscreants and local and Punjab police (Mohali Team) here. The incident took place after the police team conducted a joint raid at Gudia Properties at Dwarka More to arrest the wanted criminals. A huge cache of arms and ammunition, which include 11 […]

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If those threatening actors are guilty, then Sanjay Leela Bhansali is also guilty: Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday lashed out at ‘Padmavati’ director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, saying he is no less guilty than those issuing threats to actors. The Chief Minister also said that Bhansali was ‘habitual of playing with public sentiments’. Stating that no one has the right to take the law into […]

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Fingers, hands raised at PM Modi will be chopped off, says Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai

PATNA: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Bihar unit chief Nityanand Rai on Monday stoked a controversy when he told party works to chop off the fingers and hands of people who will criticise Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Nityanand Rai who represents Ujiyarpur Lok Sabha constituency, made the remarks while speaking at a function called by […]

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Veteran Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi passes away at 72

Former union minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunshi passed away on Monday. Senior Congress leader Dasmunsi was in a coma since 2008. He was 72. “He had been critically ill since the past one month and succumbed to the illness at 12.10 pm. His family members including wife Deepa Dasmunsi and their son were at his bedside […]

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Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan bans Padmavati

Amid the violence over Padmavati row, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday banned the screening of the controversial bollywood film. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus has been marred in controversy that the film has ‘distorted’ history of Rajput queen Padmini. Before Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan distributors had also refused to pick up […]

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Padmavati row: Raj Thackeray led MNS says no protest for the sake of it

MUMBAI: While political parties and caste groups are united in their opposition to the soon to be released movie ‘Padmavati,’ the Raj Thackeray led MNS has surprisingly refused to join the bandwagon. “Our stand is that we will not oppose the movie or condemn it before watching it or before the release,” said Ameya Khopkar, […]

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TISS woman denied job in Delhi orphanage. Reason: She is a Muslim with hijab

NEW DELHI(IE): Islamophobia persists globally and in our country as well. And its latest victim is a 27-year-old woman from Patna who is in the national capital on a job hunt. One of the reasons why Nedal Zoya, a Masters in Social Work from Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS), Mumbai, did not make the […]

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Delhi Pollution: Air quality to improve today, says report

Delhi Pollution live updates: National Green Tribunal (NGT) is likely to hear an application filed by Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government over enforcing Odd-Even scheme in Delhi. The Delhi government yesterday moved the National Green Tribunal seeking modification of its November 11 order refusing to exempt women and two wheelers from the odd-even car rationing scheme to tackle […]

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Alwar lynching: 2 cow vigilantes detained; minister says not ‘enough manpower ‘ to prevent every incident

JAIPUR(PTI): Police have detained two men in connection with the killing of 35-year-old Umar Khan by alleged cow vigilantes in Rajasthan’s Alwar district. Reacting to the incident, Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria said on Monday that the state did not have enough manpower everywhere to “control” every situation well in time. Khan’s body was […]

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