Three images captured by Mangalyaan – India’s first spacecraft to Mars - has been uploaded in social media a day before Holi.
The government is unlikely to be able to fully keep the controversial documentary on the December 16 gang-rape out of reach for Indian users for long, as the video spread far and wide on the internet within hours of its telecast in Britain.
Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, "cannot be touched" and people do not get swayed by slogans anymore, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti asserted on Thursday, days after her party's coalition partner BJP agreed to maintain status quo on the controversial issue.
Fresh casualties drove the swine flu toll past the 1,200-mark while more than 23,000 cases of the disease have been reported in the country.
Senior journalist recalls experience with politicians who wanted to be 'friends' with her.
The government has asked YouTube to remove all links to a controversial documentary about the gang rape and murder of a woman in Delhi after banning its broadcast, a government official said on Thursday.
Mythology says this is the village where Krishna stayed for a few years with his foster father Nanda Baba and mother Yashoda. Nandgaon and the adjacent Barsana, the native place of Radha, is where Holi is played in all its multi-hued glory as villagers re-enact the romantic escapades of the two celestial lovers. The world comes to watch as the Lathmaar Holi is played in all its mythological significance and a large dollop of fun.
The year was 2005.
The government decided to bar the telecast of a documentary by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin on the December 2012 Delhi gang-rape, with home minister Rajnath Singh telling Parliament he was "stunned and deeply hurt" when he heard about the controversial interview of one of the convicts.
The BBC telecast a controversial documentary on the 2012 Delhi gangrape early on Thursday morning (IST), even as the Indian government moved to block the film worldwide. Home minister Rajnath Singh had directed BBC and the ministries of information and broadcasting, external affairs, and information technology to ensure British filmmaker Leslee Udwin's film, India's Daughter, was not broadcast or put on social platforms anywhere in the world, officials said. A Delhi court also upheld a ban on the film.
Bubbling murmurs within the BJP over the perceived anti-farmer tag attached to the government’s proposed land acquisition law have reached Prime Minister Narendra Modi and prompted the leadership to allay fears of the party’s largest block, its MPs from Uttar Pradesh.
The Union home ministry had no authority to give ‘no objection’ to a request by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin to record an interview of one of the convicts in the December 16 gangrape case as the administration of Tihar comes under the Delhi government, sources told HT.
The Congress is considering moving a breach of privilege motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making “several false and misleading” statements in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
Indicating that a ransom may have been paid to the Taliban to secure his release, Father Alexis Prem Kumar has confided to his family that his captors told him they were “waiting for the money” and that he would soon be freed.
Leaving behind India's more traditional business centres such as Mumbai and Bangalore, the city of pearls Hyderabad is the best city to live in the country, says a global survey.