Geopolitics, Pakistan's future, purposeful media and civic engagement discussed

Pakistan, Dec. 16 -- The first Afkar-e-Taza ThinkFest was held on Saturday at the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi, where speakers, including academics, journalists and activists, s... Read More

Former NCP MP from Kolhapur Nivedita Mane joins Shiv Sena

Mumbai, Dec. 16 -- In a significant development, former member of parliament (MP) from Kolhapur district, Nivedita Mane, quit the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) to join the Shiv Sena on Saturday. M... Read More

AIMPLB to move SC if ordinance on triple talaq is approved by Parliament

New Delhi, Dec. 16 -- The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has announced that it will approach Supreme Court if ordinance brought by the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre making i... Read More

Lok Sabha elections: Grand Alliance will be formed on a new formula

Lucknow, Dec. 16 -- The Samajwadi Party (SP) and BSP who were not ready to enter into an alliance with Congress to form proposed anti-BJP Grand Alliance in Uttar Pradesh, now the same parties after th... Read More

Government worried as there is no drop in triple talaq incidents

New Delhi, Dec. 16 -- Although the government has passed an ordinance to put a curb on Triple Talaq incidents but the bill is still pending in Rajya Sabha. Though the Muslim organisations also feel th... Read More

Elections 2019: Will farm loan waiver serve as game changer for parties?

Bhubaneswar, Dec. 16 -- While there are speculations in national media about BJP-led centre considering farm loan waivers after the poll debacle in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, economic... Read More

Unholy and unsecular

Nepal, Dec. 16 -- Using state coffers and machineries for promotion of a particular religious organization is against the spirit of secularism enshrined in our constitution The recently concluded Asi... Read More

We were up against CIA and MI6, not Karu and Ranil - Gammanpila

Sri Lanka, Dec. 16 -- UPFA MP Udaya Gammanpila claims that the foreign diplomats, who had applauded in elation when the Speaker declared that the government does not have a majority in Parliament, wil... Read More

Anti-Sikh riots: HC to deliver verdict on Sajjan Kumar's acquittal on Monday

New Delhi, Dec. 16 -- The Delhi High Court is likely to pronounce the judgment on a petition challenging Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. In ... Read More

Infographics: Indian Prime Minister Modi's party loses key state elections

Nepal, Dec. 16 -- India's ruling party has suffered a setback in elections to five state assemblies, handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi his biggest loss since taking office in 2014, and just months ... Read More