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15 December, 2018 7:51 AM Sardar Patel Death Anniversary: Know About India's "Iron Man"

Sardar Patel death anniversary: He united 562 princely states to build the Republic of India. For this role and commitment towards national integration, Sardar Patel earned the title of 'Iron Man of India'. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, popularly known as Sardar Patel, played a key role in the Indian freedom movement. He united 562 princely states to build 45

15 December, 2018 6:12 AM Mahinda Rajapaksa Resigns As Sri Lanka's Prime Minister: Report

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly agreed to reinstate ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in the post after a discussion with him over the phone on Friday, Colombo Page reported. Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned this morning as Sri Lanka's prime minister amid a two-month long power tussle in the island nation, local media 45

14 December, 2018 2:29 PM Sri Lanka crisis: Mahinda Rajapaksa to resign from premiership on December 15, says son

Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed prime minister in a controversial move, will resign on December 15, his son announced, shortly after the Supreme Court refused to stay a court order restrained the embattled former strongman from holding the office until it fully heard the case next month. Rajapaksa was appointed as the premier on October 26 by President 45

12 December, 2018 6:01 AM US adds Pakistan, China to its blacklist for religious freedom violations

Washington: Pakistan, China and Saudi Arabia are among countries added to a US blacklist of nations that violate religious freedom, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday. Pompeo said he has designated Pakistan, China, Saudi Arabia, Myanmar, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan as "Countries of Particular Concern" in a congressionally 36

12 December, 2018 2:39 AM Trump Administration's Move On Pak Religious Freedom Courageous: Lawmaker

"This designation gives hope and voice to the suffering Shia, Christian, Hindu, Ahmadi, and other minority citizens, whose very presence counters religious extremism in Pakistan," Congressman Chris Smith said. The Trump Administration's move to downgrade Pakistan as a country of particular concern was a courageous one, an influential US lawmaker said on Tuesday 49

2 December, 2018 2:27 AM Left parties ask PM Narendra Modi to declare Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's birthday as 'day of patriotism'

New Delhi: Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tribute to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose "misleading and motivated", five left parties Saturday demanded that the freedom fighter's birthday on January 23 be declared as 'day of patriotism'. The Communist Party of India (Marxist), Communist Party of India, All India Forward Bloc, Revolutionary Socialist 94

30 November, 2018 2:42 PM Kashmir issue has no military solution: Pakistan's advice to India

The minister also pointed out that for Pakistan, Kashmir is a humanitarian issue and not a terretorial one. Raking up the issue of Kashmir yet again, Pakistan on Friday adviced India that applying military force in Kashmir will yield no solution. Addressing a seminar, Pakistan Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said that "PM Narendra Modi has announced 101

16 November, 2018 9:24 PM Javed Miandad advises cricketers to avoid voicing opinions on political issues

Pakistan's former captain Javed Miandad has advised his fellow cricketers to avoid voicing opinions on political and other sensitive issues to avoid controversies. His advice came in the wake of comments made by all-rounder Shahid Afridi on the Kashmir issue. "I would say what Afridi said was not suitable and should have been avoided," Miandad told the media 34

15 November, 2018 11:19 AM Bollywood Director Imtiaz Ali To Be Chief Guest At Hindu College Event

Old Students Association, Hindu College will host the event on November 17, 2018. Bollywood Director Imtiaz Ali will be the Chief Guest at the 'The 6th Clash of the Titans Invitational Debate' organized by the Old Students' Association, Hindu College, Delhi. In the Annual Debating Competition, to be held this year on the topic 'Freedom of Speech is a luxury 75

14 November, 2018 5:31 PM Press Pass "Should Never Be Weaponized": Fox News Backs CNN Against Trump

Fox News said Wednesday it would join rival CNN in its legal battle to restore the access of White House reporter Jim Acosta, maintaining that press credentials "should never be weaponized." Fox, which has often been praised by US President Donald Trump, said the revoking of the CNN reporter's press pass raises concerns over freedom of the press 59