Category: Highlights

Truth vs Hype

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Truth vs Hype

The Dadri Truth: A Personal Grudge Twisted Into a Communal Killing

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More than a month-and-a-half after the lynching of Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri, Uttar Pradesh, an alternate telling of the incident is emerging—one that turns the alleged motive on its head. A day before Diwali, The Quint went to meet Ramesh (name changed), a man who says he was witness to the killing even though the … Continued

India moves up in ease of doing business rankings

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New Delhi: In a pat on the back for the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government, India moved up four spots in the global rankings for ease of doing business released by the World Bank on Tuesday. The new rankings acknowledge the efforts undertaken by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA to make it easier for entrepreneurs … Continued

Arvind Kejriwal Does It Again !

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Kejriwal once again repeats his previous mistake passing judgement on Bihar Elections

Supreme Court’s verdict demolishes Sanjiv Bhatt’s propoganda

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Supreme Court has rejected the SIT petition by Sanjiv Bhatt

Modi a hit among all castes in poll-bound Bihar

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‘He has made the nation proud abroad… even U.S. backs our claim to a permanent U.N. Council seat’ A political discussion on a warm afternoon at the busy Muzaffarpur bus-stand in Bihar veers round to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and gradually, the crowd of active participants and curious bystanders swells. The dominant mood is one … Continued

‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ observed across Nagaland

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In commemoration of the completion of 146 birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” was observed across the State wherein volunteers from across the state conducted social work. In Dimapur, BJYM Nagaland unit along with BJYM Dimapur district conducted Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at ISBT Purana Bazaar Dimapur on Friday. An official press release by … Continued

Kerry hails India-U.S. economic partnership, says trade has grown five folds

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) participates with India's Minster of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (L) and U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker (R) at the U.S-India Strategic & Commercial Dialogue plenary session at the State Department in Washington September 22, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Hailing the strong growth of economic partnership between the two nations, United States Secretary of State John Kerry has said the annual trade in goods and services between the US and India has grown nearly five folds since 2000 to just over $100 billion. “We can increase that figure to more than $500 billion in … Continued