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28 November, 2018 6:14 PM 1984 Riots Verdict A Message To Country, Says Lawyer HS Phoolka

Human rights activist and advocate HS Phoolka on Wednesday welcomed Delhi High Court upholding the trial court verdict convicting 89 people of rioting and burning houses during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in the city, saying the decision was a message to the country that law catches up with everyone. "This is a message to the whole country that law will catch 72

27 November, 2018 3:05 AM United Technologies to separate into three companies

United Technologies Corp said on Monday it would separate into three companies consisting of its aerospace, elevators and building divisions, making it the latest industrial conglomerate to pursue such a break-up. The decision follows the completion this month of United Technologies' $30 billion acquisition of avionics maker Rockwell Collins, which gave enough 126

21 November, 2018 6:31 PM Rahul Johri not fit to be BCCI CEO, maintains COA member Diana Edulji

She wanted him sacked before the probe panel was formed and Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji's views did not change even after BCCI CEO Rahul Johri was exonerated of sexual harassment charges on Wednesday. CoA chief Vinod Rai and Edulji remained divided after the inquiry panel, comprising Justice (Retd) Rakesh Sharma, former Delhi 110

20 November, 2018 5:14 PM AAP Leader Shot Thrice In Amritsar By Unidentified Attacker, Hospitalised

Suresh Sharma, who was the district AAP president in Amritsar till August this year, was rushed to a private hospital where he was being treated. A senior leader of the Amritsar unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Suresh Sharma, was shot at by an unidentified man in Amritsar on Tuesday evening, police said. Mr Sharma, who was the district AAP president 127

20 November, 2018 4:17 PM Hundreds march to Parrikar's residence, set ‘deadline’ for his resignation

Hundreds of people, including some Congress leaders, Tuesday evening marched to the private residence of ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, demanding his resignation, and a "full-time" CM in his place. The people, who came together under the banner of 'People's March For Restoration of Governance', marched for about 1 km, and gave an "ultimatum" 89

20 November, 2018 5:26 AM Twitter boss Jack Dorsey lands in soup over 'Smash Brahmanical Patriarchy' placard, accused of spreading hate

The image drew criticism on Twitter, with many accusing the CEO of spreading hate.    Twitter Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jack Dorsey was entangled in a controversy for holding a placard which reads "Smash Brahminical Patriarchy". The placard was reportedly presented to Dorsey by a Dalit activist during a roundtable discussion with some women journalists 124

19 November, 2018 6:50 PM Activist Varavara Rao Suffers From Breathing Problem, Shifted To Hospital

Varavara Rao was taken to Sassoon Hospital after he complained of difficulty in breathing. Activist Varavara Rao, who was recently arrested for his alleged involvement in the Bhima Koregaon violence case, has been hospitalised. Mr Rao, who was arrested at the end of his house arrest on Saturday, was taken to Sassoon Hospital after he complained of difficulty 257

18 November, 2018 5:06 PM Topless Femen Activists Disrupt Rally Of Former Dictator's Fans In Madrid

Bare-breasted protestors from the feminist activist group Femen on Sunday disrupted a rally of some 200 people in Madrid to mark the anniversary of the death of the country's former dictator Francisco Franco. Police said nearly 200 Franco supporters had gathered in the Plaza de Oriente where he addressed the throngs during his 1939-75 military dictatorship 103

17 November, 2018 4:03 PM Activist Varavara Rao Arrested Again For Alleged Link To Maoist Plot

Nine activists across the country had been raided by the Pune Police for alleged Maoist links; five of them were arrested, including Varavara Rao. Maoist ideologue and writer P Varavara Rao was arrested once again from his home in Hyderabad today after his house arrest for his alleged involvement in a plot to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to an end. He had been arrested 167

17 November, 2018 3:25 AM Sabarimala row: Strike called in Kerala after arrest of Sangh Parivar leader

Kochi: Rightwing Hindu outfits have called for a dawn to dusk strike in Kerala on Saturday in protest against the arrest of a senior Sangh Parivar leader who was on the pilgrimage to Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple. VHP state president S J R Kumar alleged that Hindu Aikyavedi state President K P Sasikala was arrested by police near Marakkoottam near Sabarimala 239