After Deepika Padukone’s JNU row, brands may lie low
While some brands have said they are reducing the visibility of ads featuring Deepika in the short term, celebrity managers say future endorsement deals are expected to see clauses factoring in the risks involved with celebrities taking political stands that might anger administrations inclined to be vengeful.
Call off agitation, basic demand agreed to: HRD ministry to JNU students after series of meetings
Officials of the ministry told the members ...
The JNU story that protesters and mobs won’t tell you
Headlines frequently centre around protests, but the big story is that it’s one of Indi...
Citizenship Act: Opposition to intensify agitation
Opposition parties plan to intensify their agitation against CAA and the proposed nationwide implementation of NRC.
Mohammed Hanif says all copies of 2008 bestseller 'A Case of Exploding Mangoes', based on Zia, confiscated by ISI
ISI agents allegedly raided the publisher's Karachi office.
Last-minute decision to back VC derailed JNU peace formula
The student agitation at the JNU campus almost ended a month ago, after a formula devised by the HRD ministry was agreed at the highest levels to restore normalcy in the university.
India-US strategic partnership registers rapid growth in 2019
The strengthening of the strategic partnership was reflected in the India-US Joint Statement issued at the conclusion of their second 2+2 dialogue towards the end of the year. The two nations signed a key pact to facilitate transfer of defence technology during the second 2+2 meeting in December in Washington.
Invited leaders of anti-CAA agitation for talks: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal
Allaying fears of the state's indigenous population, who are wary that the law would threaten their identity, Sonowal said "not a single person of Bangladesh will get to enter Assam through CAA". "Only those people who have been living in Assam for decades having fled religious persecution in Bangladesh would be able to apply for Indian citizenship," he said.
View: When the ultimate refuge turns risky
The primary channel for risk is the complex linkage between the rapid buildup of government debt and its effect on holders.
2008 Jaipur blasts: All four convicts sentenced to death
A special court on Friday sentenced to death the four terrorists convicted of involvement in the 2008 Jaipur serial blasts that killed 71 pe...
Four convicted in 2008 Jaipur serial bomb blast case
A special court convicted four accused on charges of conspiracy in the 2008 Jaipur serial bomb blast case, one was acquitted by the court. Eight serial bomb blasts had rocked Jaipur on 13 May, 2008.
Assam, North East to face fuel supply problems if citizenship agitation continues
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has been forced to shut down its Digboi refinery in Assam and is operating Guwahati unit at minimal throughput, while Oil India Ltd has been forced to shut LPG production and its crude oil production has dropped by 15-20 per cent, multiple sources at the state-owned companies said.
CAA protest: 15 BJP MLAs tell CM Sarbananda Sonowal to reach out to agitators
The state BJP has decided to take out peace processions at five different locations, starting with in Nalbari on Friday. Some BJP legislators have urged the state government to declare that Assamese will continue to be a state language.
Youth must stay away from agitation: Assam CM
With Assam caught in a series of protests, largely led by students, against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that youth must stay away from agitations.
Anti-CAA agitation: With internet shut, city walls and 'gamochas' become scrolls of protests
With the mobile internet suspended here for the past eight days, protesters have been spilling their anger and resentment against the highly emotive Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), now an Act, on public walls and 'gamochas'.
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