Chennai’s Kalakshetra students write to Culture Ministry demanding action on sexual abuse complaints

 Students Union the Kalakshetra Foundation’s Rukmini Devi College of Fine Arts in Tamil Nadu’s Chennai have written to the Union Culture Ministry demanding action against the Director and the Head of the Dance department of the institution. The letter informs that the students formed an Union on March 30 with with office bearers […]

G20 under India’s presidency has become a people’s movement: Union Minister V Muraleedharan

Union Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs of India V Muraleedharan on Friday said that the G20 under India’s Presidency has turned into a people’s movement. Muraleedharan was speaking on the second day of the second G20 Sherpas meeting under India’s G20 Presidency at Kumarakom village of […]

“Personal vanity project”: Jairam Ramesh hits out at PM Modi on new parliament building

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Thursday claimed that the new parliament building in Delhi is a “waste of money” and it is nothing but a “personal vanity project” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. According to the Congress leader, PM Modi like every “dictator” wants to leave behind his architectural legacy through the […]

3 more arrested for ‘Khalistani’ violence in Australia; Total 5 held since January

Three men have been arrested in connection with violent brawls that broke out between pro-Khalistani supporters and Indian demonstrators in late January in Melbourne, Australian state Victoria’s police said on Thursday. The arrests were made by the Melbourne East Neighbourhood Policing Team “in relation to an alleged affray” at the […]

Delhi Police arrest illegal fire arms supplier, recover 5 country-made pistols

 Delhi Crime Branch on Thursday arrested an illegal firearms supplier and recovered five country-made pistols and eight live cartridges. The arrested person has been identified as Mohammed Sageer, aged 41, a resident of Old Seelampur, Delhi. “A raid was conducted in the area of Old Seelampur after Head Constable Mukesh Kumar received secret information regarding […]

Congress’ Digvijaya Singh thanks Germany for “taking note” of Rahul Gandhi’s ouster as MP

Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh on Thursday thanked Germany for “taking note” of Rahul Gandhi’s disqualification from Parliament as the Lok Sabha MP. Taking to Twitter, Singh said, “Thank you German Foreign Affairs Ministry and Richard Walker for taking note of how the Democracy is being compromised […]