Uddhav’s contemporary allies ask him to review stand on CAA-NPR

Uddhav’s contemporary allies ask him to review stand on CAA-NPR

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. (PTI)MUMBAI: A day after chief minister Uddhav Thackeray once again made clear his support for CAA and NPR in New Delhi following his meeting with PM Narendra Modi, his new allies Congress and NCP mounted pressure on him to get him and the Shiv Sena to reconsider their stand in…

View More Uddhav’s contemporary allies ask him to review stand on CAA-NPR
Russia At the support of Wide Coronavirus Disinformation Marketing campaign, Says US

Russia At the support of Wide Coronavirus Disinformation Marketing campaign, Says US

COVID-19 outbreak has claimed lives across the world (Representational)Washington: Thousands of Russian-linked social media accounts have launched a coordinated effort to spread alarm about the new coronavirus, disrupting global efforts to combat the epidemic, US officials told AFP.The disinformation campaign promotes unfounded conspiracy theories that the United States is behind the COVID-19 outbreak, in an…

View More Russia At the support of Wide Coronavirus Disinformation Marketing campaign, Says US
Activists write beginning letter in opposition to ‘Namaste Trump’ match, mumble ‘fascist alliance’

Activists write beginning letter in opposition to ‘Namaste Trump’ match, mumble ‘fascist alliance’

AHMEDABAD: The “fascist alliance” between “forces attempting to erode democracy and curb freedom of speech and religion” is dangerous not just for India but the world as a whole, a group of over 160 academicians, activists and students from Gujarat said in an open letter against the “Namaste Trump” event. US President Donald Trump will…

View More Activists write beginning letter in opposition to ‘Namaste Trump’ match, mumble ‘fascist alliance’
OECD says coronavirus is one other reason to get rid of fiscal stimulus

OECD says coronavirus is one other reason to get rid of fiscal stimulus

By Paul Wallace and Manus Cranny The coronavirus outbreak presents another reason for nations with fiscal surpluses to boost their spending and support the global economy, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said. “It’s a call to arms,” Angel Gurria, secretary general of the OECD, said in an interview with Bloomberg…

View More OECD says coronavirus is one other reason to get rid of fiscal stimulus
No discovery of round 3000-tonne gold deposits in UP’s Sonbhadra: GSI

No discovery of round 3000-tonne gold deposits in UP’s Sonbhadra: GSI

KOLKATA/SONBHADRA : The Geological Survey of India (GSI) on Saturday said there has been no discovery of gold deposits estimated to be around 3,000 tonnes in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh, as claimed by a district mining official. “Such data was not given by anybody from GSI…. GSI has not estimated such kind of vast…

View More No discovery of round 3000-tonne gold deposits in UP’s Sonbhadra: GSI
Nationalism, “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” Being Misused To Glean Militant Belief Of India: Manmohan Singh

Nationalism, “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” Being Misused To Glean Militant Belief Of India: Manmohan Singh

Jawaharlal Nehru had led this country in its volatile and formative days, Manmohan Singh saidHighlights”Militant” idea of India excludes millions of citizens: Manmohan Singh Jawaharlal Nehru should be recognised as India’s main architect, he said He was at the launch of a book on Jawaharlal Nehru’s worksNew Delhi: Nationalism and the “Bharat Mata Ki Jai”…

View More Nationalism, “Bharat Mata Ki Jai” Being Misused To Glean Militant Belief Of India: Manmohan Singh
Spectacle and movie-ops aside, Donald Trump to talk spiritual freedom, India-Pak ties and trade concerns wi

Spectacle and movie-ops aside, Donald Trump to talk spiritual freedom, India-Pak ties and trade concerns wi

WASHINGTON/NEW DELHI: Spectacle, pageantry, and photo-ops in Ahmedabad and Agra on Monday aside, US President Donald Trump will not hold back from raising delicate issues such as respect for religious minorities, India-Pakistan ties, and contentious trade matters when it comes to the business end of things in New Delhi on Tuesday. Previewing Trump’s 34-hour State…

View More Spectacle and movie-ops aside, Donald Trump to talk spiritual freedom, India-Pak ties and trade concerns wi
US says Russia leisurely huge coronavirus disinformation campaign

US says Russia leisurely huge coronavirus disinformation campaign

WASHINGTON: Thousands of Russian-linked social media accounts have launched a coordinated effort to spread alarm about the new coronavirus, disrupting global efforts to fight the epidemic, US officials say. The disinformation campaign promotes unfounded conspiracy theories that the United States is behind the COVID-19 outbreak, in an apparent bid to damage the US image around…

View More US says Russia leisurely huge coronavirus disinformation campaign
Nationalism, ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ being misused to fabricate militant thought of India: Manmohan Singh

Nationalism, ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ being misused to fabricate militant thought of India: Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI: Nationalism and the slogan of ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ are being misused to construct a “militant and purely emotional” idea of India that excludes millions of residents and citizens, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Saturday, in an apparent attack on the BJP. Addressing a gathering at the launch of a book…

View More Nationalism, ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ being misused to fabricate militant thought of India: Manmohan Singh
Donald Trump To Be Talented “Key Of Agra” Made Of Silver Throughout Taj Focus on over with

Donald Trump To Be Talented “Key Of Agra” Made Of Silver Throughout Taj Focus on over with

Donald Trump will visit Agra on February 24 (File)Agra: As a symbolic gesture to pay respect to United States President Donald Trump, Agra Mayor Naveen K Jain will welcome the state guest by handing over a ”key of the city” which is made up of silver.”Whenever any foreign guest comes to visit Agra there is…

View More Donald Trump To Be Talented “Key Of Agra” Made Of Silver Throughout Taj Focus on over with