The conversion row threatened to flare up again Thursday with reports that over 70 Hindus had embraced Christianity in Bihar and UP, and Hindu groups declaring they would hold immediate ‘ghar-wapsi’ events.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s monthly radio programme Mann Ki Baat has been a hit on the airwaves three months in a row. But the show’s success, it turns out, is partly driven by the mighty hand of officialdom.
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Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi is among seven Pakistanis accused of planning and executing the 26/11 attacks. Military commander of the outlawed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Lakhvi was instrumental in planning the terror strike along with Hafiz Saeed.
Nariman House, a Jewish residential complex run by the Chabad-Lubavitch ultra-orthodox movement, was scene to some horrific killing, which lead to the death of Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife along with several other hostages.
Survivors, and families of those killed in the audacious 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, have questioned Pakistan’s commitment, if any, to combating terrorism in the backdrop of the decision of a Pakistan court to release Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi.
A day after five sisters from Bihar were evicted by police from the Aurobindo Ashram in Puducherry following a Supreme Court order, two of them and their mother allegedly committed suicide by jumping into the sea on Thursday, police said.
With the first phase of placements at the IIT-B nearing an end, the total number of students expected to be placed could reach the 1,000 mark, a rise of more than 10% compared to last year.
The government has also decided to do away with the negative marks system in the central entrance test (CET) for medical college admissions in Maharashtra.
A civic movement in Mumbai is creating an entire generation of citizens who are not only aware of their rights and duties, but are also proactive in making a difference.
The state government will set up a high-level committee to examine the feasibility of shifting central jails outside city limits, CM Devendra Fadnavis announced in the legislative assembly on Thursday.
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Jet Airways, India’s second largest airline (by number of monthly travellers) on Thursday said it would add 12 new daily services on domestic routes starting December 23.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi was admitted to Sir Ganga Ram hospital with lower respiratory tract infection (mostly due to pneumonia or bronchitis) on Thursday evening.
Aspirants hoping to secure admission at the IIMs and other B-schools are likely to be in for a long wait, as the results for the Common Admission Test (CAT) has been delayed.