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Indian SC tells
Nupur Sharma to
apologise to whole
country for derogatory

NEW DELHI: The Indian Supreme Court on Friday berated Nupur Sharma, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) suspended official whose derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) last month sparked global protests, saying...

Rahul blames BJP Govt
for weakening armed
forces, demands to take
back Agnipath scheme

NEW DELHI: Accusing the BJP-led government of weakening the armed forces with "new deception", Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that the government will have to withdraw the Agnipath recruitment scheme...

Narendra Modi unveils
statue of Dr Ambedkar
at BASE in Bengaluru,
832-bedded hospital

BENGALURU (Karnataka): Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a two-day visit to Karnataka, unveiled a statue of Dr BR Ambedkar at Dr BR Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) in Bengaluru on...

Saudi Arabia hires
Modi-linked firm
to process Holy Haj
applications this year

NEW DELHI: A company tasked with collecting and facilitating applications from prospective Haj pilgrims living in western countries has at least one investor with close ties to India’s government, Middle East Eye reports.

Fresh protest in BD
over remarks by two
BJP leaders against
Holy Prophet [PBUH]

DHAKA: Around 10,000 people demonstrated in the Bangladeshi capital on Thursday in the second protest in a week over remarks about the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by an Indian official that sparked anger...

Jamaat Ulama-e-Hind
says Nupur Sharma,
should be forgiven as
per Islamic junctures

NEW DELHI: Jamaat Ulama-e-Hind president Suhaib Qasmi on Sunday said that former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nupur Sharma, who allegedly made controversial remarks on Prophet Muhammad, should be forgiven as per...

Delhi Court reserves
order on Interim bail
plea of Sharjeel Imam
bail in sedition case

NEW DELHI: A Delhi Court on Monday reserved the order on the interim bail plea of Sharjeel Imam in the sedition case. He had moved the trial court for interim bail in...

Pakistan, India reiterate
commitment to implement
Indus Water Treaty
in its true spirit

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and India have reiterated their commitment to implement Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) in its true spirit. According to a press release, issued by the Ministry of Foreign...

Jaishankar remembers
those who made
supreme sacrifice
in cause of peace

NEW DELHI: On the occasion of International Day of UN Peacekeepers, External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar paid tribute to the dedication and courage of all the men and women serving in...

Jaishankar hits out
at Rahul Gandhi,
says change in IFS
is for national interest

NEW DELHI: Hitting out at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over his remarks concerning "complete change" in the Indian Foreign Service (IFS), External Minster S Jaishankar has said that the change is not...