The government asked YouTube to remove all links to a banned documentary on the 2012 Delhi gang rape on Thursday and served a legal notice to the BBC for broadcasting the film, setting the stage for a showdown with the British media giant.
By banning Leslee Udwin’s documentary, the BJP has made the same mistake the Congress made after December 16, writes Madhu Trehan
The first over David Warner faced at the Waca, on way to a 178 against Afghanistan on Wednesday, the left-hander was early into his shot on four occasions and twice the ball hit the bottom of the bat. Then, he decided to settle down and work the ball around.
A united Opposition has multiple options to delay the passage of the contentious land acquisition and insurance bills in Parliament, leaving the government staring at a long road ahead to deliver big-ticket reforms and shore up the economy.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal jumped from one controversy to another as he arrived in Bengaluru on Thursday with images on local television channels of his car zipping through two toll gates without paying for passage.
The Aam Aam Party’s national executive on Wednesday sacked Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from its key decision-making political affairs committee. Bhushan and Yadav said they wanted the AAP to be more democratic, while the party accused them of trying to challenge national convener Arvind Kejriwal’s leadership.
Defending Champions India are on a roll, having won all three of their World Cup matches, and they are favourites to make it four out of four when they take on two-times former champions West Indies in a Pool B contest on the fast, bouncy WACA wicket in Perth on Friday.
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.
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.
A mob lynched an alleged rapist, said to be a Bangladeshi national, on Thursday after breaking into a central jail in Nagaland's Dimapur town and dragging him out.
The BCCI on Thursday tried to put to rest the controversy surrounding cricketer Virat Kohli's abusive behaviour with a Hindustan Times journalist after the Indian cricket team's training session in Perth on Tuesday.
The man who staged a shock attack on the US ambassador to South Korea is a convicted, maverick political activist whose blog writings display a profound anger towards "foreign powers" like the US and Japan.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Mayank Gandhi on Thursday panned the outfit’s decision to oust senior members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from a key decision-making panel, indicating a widening of the fault lines within the organisation.
Senior journalist recalls experience with politicians who wanted to be 'friends' with her.
In this World Cup, team totals have crossed 400+ runs three times and 300+ runs sixteen times.