China using diplomatic leverage to target Uyghurs abroad

China is using its diplomatic heft with countries in Central, West, and South Asia to hunt down and target Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities who have taken refuge abroad, a media report said. Using a complex tool kit of intimidation, harassment, surveillance, detentions, and extraditions, Beijing’s transnational campaign has grown […]

Karnataka CM supports Kiccha Sudeep’s remarks on Hindi, says regional language is most important

After the Twitter spat between Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn and Kannada actor Kichcha Sudeep over the Hindi’s status as the national language, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday extended support to Sudeep saying that regional language is the most important. Speaking to media persons here, Bommai said, “What Kiccha […]

Amit Shah, Jharkhand Governor discuss state issues amid corruption charges against Soren government

In the backdrop of corruption allegations against Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren, state Governor Ramesh Bais on Wednesday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and apprised him of the prevailing situation in the region, sources said on Thursday. Bais met Shah at his residence on Wednesday evening and both leaders minutely discussed all issues in […]