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18 December, 2018 1:14 PM All Women Party Launched In Delhi; Representing Underprivileged On Agenda

Inspired by the decades old National Women's Party in the United States, a 36-year-old doctor and social activist launched a women's only party on Tuesday to fight for issues like reservation for women in Parliament and harassment of women at workplace. The newly formed National Women's Party (NWP) is being headed by Swetha Shetty, who said the party's 79

18 December, 2018 7:08 AM Mumbai Man Jailed In Pak For 3 Years Released, To Return Home Today

Hamid Ansari's family members, a large number of India-Pakistan friendship activists, officials and political personalities will be present at the border to welcome him. "Yes it's really a great news. Hamid Nehal Ansari has been released from jail and will be handed over to India at the Wagah Border later this afternoon," Pakistan-India Peoples Forum 131

17 December, 2018 9:19 AM Sabarimala Row: Activist Rahul Easwar Arrested For Defying Bail Condition

A team of police personnel took Rahul Easwar into custody from a rest house, recorded his arrest and then took him to Ranni in Pathanamthitta for producing him before a court, police said. Two days after a local court revoked his bail in a case related to violent protests at Sabarimala, Ayyappa Dharma Sena leader Rahul Easwar was arrested by police Monday 96

3 December, 2018 10:44 PM Top Court Asks Centre, States For Details On Vacancies In Info Panels

The Supreme Court has asked the Centre and the states to file details of the vacancies in their respective information commissions and the steps being taken to fill them. The Centre informed the top court that it was moving amendments to the Right to Information Act relating to the term of office, salaries and allowances of the commissioners, including 55

3 December, 2018 1:12 PM Former Youth BJP Activist Shot Dead In Ghaziabad

Bhagat Singh Khari (30) was shot at when he was on his way to a shop, police said. Three bike-borne people shot dead a former district vice president of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) in Ghaziabad on Monday, police said. Bhagat Singh Khari (30) was shot at when he was on his way to a shop, they said. Senior Superintendent of Police Upendra Agarwal 136

2 December, 2018 9:00 AM Two More Persons Arrested In Rationalist Govind Pansare Murder Case

The special investigation team of Maharashtra police which is investigating the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare arrested two persons in the case on Saturday. One of them, Vasudev Suryavanshi (29), had been arrested earlier in Nalasopara explosives seizure case this year, while another, Bharat Kurne (37), had been arrested by Karnataka police in connection 54

1 December, 2018 4:39 PM Anna Hazare Warns Of Fast From January 30 If Lokpal Not Appointed

Social activist Anna Hazare said Saturday that he will launch a hunger strike from January 30 next year at his village if the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal is not appointed. In a letter to Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh, Anna Hazare accused the NDA government of making excuses to avoid appointment of Lokpal at the Centre 72

30 November, 2018 4:40 AM Samsung Electronics says it will cancel $4.4 billion worth of shares

The cancellation announced on November 30 included 450 million in common stock and 81 million in preferred stock. Samsung Electronics said on November 30 it would cancel 4.9 trillion won ($4.4 billion) worth of its shares. Expected to be complete on December 4, the cancellation was the second stage of its previously announced plan to cancel all of its treasury 71

29 November, 2018 1:07 PM Navjot Singh Sidhu returns from Pakistan, defends photos with pro-Khalistan leader

Sidhu says thousands of photos were clicked during his visit to Pakistan, adds he does not know who Gopal Singh Chawla is. Attari, Punjab: After a rather controversial visit to Pakistan for the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor, Navjot Singh Sidhu returned to India, and to questions galore, on Thursday afternoon. The biggest of several 163

29 November, 2018 5:49 AM Navjot Sidhu's Photo With Pro-Khalistan Activist Draws New Controversy

Gopal Singh Chawla posted his photo with the Punjab minister on his Facebook page, fueling another round of barbs at Navjot Sidhu and his Pakistan outing. Navjot Singh Sidhu, criticized for his visit to Pakistan for the ground-breaking ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor and for effusively praising Pak Prime Minister Imran Khan at the event, was set up for more attacks 332