Thursday, June 30, 2016
World View: Fishing in troubled waters: The issue of poaching by Indian trawlers in Sri Lankan waters has over the years become an increasingly contentious one, seriously threatening the livelihood of Sri Lanka’s fishing community. Fishers
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Pakistani Hindu scribe forced to drink from separate glass at office: A Hindu reporter in Pakistan’s state-run news agency has been barred from drinking water in the same glass and sharing utensils with other Muslim staff at the office after his colleagues found out hi
Monday, June 27, 2016
India among top 3 regions in corruption-linked fraud: An overwhelming 80 per cent of companies polled in India said they had been victims of fraud in 2015-16, up from 69 per cent in 2013-14, according to a survey report. The Global Fraud Report 2015-
Saturday, June 25, 2016
News Analysis: Can Britain opt for the Norway model?: Both the leaders of the ‘Leave’ campaign and the European leadership have said that they want to expedite the U.K.’s exit from the EU. But still, the vote doesn’t mean that Britain will be immediatel
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Pakistan violating other nations’ sovereignty, Afghanistan tells U.N.! GUPP: SAD! ISLAMIC NATIONS HAVE NO UNITY AMONG THEMSELVES AS WELL AS WITH OTHER NATIONS/RELIGIONS TOO!
Pakistan violating other nations’ sovereignty, Afghanistan tells U.N.: In a scathing attack, Afghanistan has accused “elements within the state structure of Pakistan” of facilitating most of the terrorist groups active in the region and said the country “needs political
Bangladesh’s Hindus number 1.7 crore, up by 1 p.c. in a year: report! WTHF: NO MORE HR-VIOLATIONS ON HINDUS IN BD! OTHERWISE IC/UN SHD IMPLEMENT TRADE/INVT EMBARGO SOON TO BD!
Bangladesh’s Hindus number 1.7 crore, up by 1 p.c. in a year: report: The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) said their latest vital sample statistics report found the country’s total population to be 15.89 crore by the end of 2015 with the number of Hindus at 1.70
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Tension in Pakistan town over conversion of Kalasha girl to Islam! GUPP: 100s OF MUSLIM MOB ATTACKED KALASHA MINORITY AFTER A GIRL RETURNED FROM ISLAMIC CONVERSION!
Tension in Pakistan town over conversion of Kalasha girl to Islam: The conversion to Islam of a 14-year-old girl from Kalasha community, Pakistan’s smallest religious minority, has sparked clashes between majority Muslims and a few thousand remaining members of the
BJP MP Tarun Vijay: Political leaders don't think beyond Uttar Pradesh! GUPP:THANKS TO TARUN VIJAY JI MP/BJP FOR GREAT UNDERSTANDING WITH TAMILS & TAMILNAADU!
BJP MP Tarun Vijay: Political leaders don't think beyond Uttar Pradesh: BJP MP from Uttarakhand Tarun Vijay is now a familiar face in Tamil Nadu thanks to his love for Tamil, Thirukural and Thiruvalluvar. He is the prime force behind the initiative to install the statue
German refugee shelters become flashpoints for Right-wing revival: “Mayors hold a public meeting to say, we will be creating a facility for refugees here. And then one night, Poof, it is on fire,” said Miki Hermer of the Antonio Amadeau Stiftung(AAS), a private found
Gandhiji shot dead - The Hindu (January 31, 1948): (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT) Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, was shot at 5-12 p.m. to-day and he died fifteen minutes later. Gandhiji left his room in Birla House for the prayer meeting a fe
Monday, June 20, 2016
Duraiappah, the first political victim of militants in North: Alfred Thambirajah Duraiappah (1926-1975), after whom a stadium in Jaffna has been named and renovated, became the first political victim during the 1970s to a spell of terror unleashed by militants
‘Understanding India is incomplete without understanding Thirukural’: Speaking at the ‘Thiruvalluvar Gangai Payanam’, the programme organised as part of the journey of Thiruvalluvar statue from Tamil Nadu to Haridwar for installation on the banks of River Ganges, he sai
Alka Lamba removed as AAP spokesperson: The AAP has removed its MLA Alka Lamba as party spokesperson after she “deviated from party line” while making a statement on Transport Minister Gopal Rai being relieved of the charge.Sources said th
Friday, June 17, 2016
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Hindu priest receives death threat in Bangladesh! WTRF/GUPP: DANGER FROM ISIS TO HINDUS,CHRISTIANS,SIKHS,BUDDHISTS,YEZIDIS,JEWS ANYWHERE IN THIS WORLD! ALMIGHTY GOD SHD STOP ISIS NOW!
Hindu priest receives death threat in Bangladesh: Suspected Islamists claiming to be the ISIS followers have threatened to kill a Hindu priest of the Ramakrishna Mission Dhaka if he continues to preach in “Islamic Bangladesh”, prompting authorities
Monday, June 13, 2016
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convicts: 25 years of incarceration: As the seven convicts in the 1991 Rajiv Gandhi assassination case — Murugan, Santhan, Perarivalan, Nalini, Robert Payas, Jayakumar and Ravichandran — complete 25 years in jail, here’s a look at their
Bangladesh’s fight for secularism: A timeline of attacks on bloggers, minorities and activists: Bangladesh, in recent times, has been witnessing a spate of attacks on minorities, liberals and secular activists. From bloggers to journalists to common people, Islamic fundamentalists have hacked t
Friday, June 10, 2016
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 6 more fishermen: The six fishermen had set out into the sea on Wednesday along with 3,000 others. According to the Sri Lankan Navy’s website, they were found in Sri Lankan waters north of Talaimannar. They were arrest
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Writer's block: The village school teacher: Three days ago I reconnected with a schoolmate: in her profile picture on Facebook she looked not a year older than she did twenty-five years ago, when I last saw her. We exchanged numbers and I call
Friday, June 3, 2016
5 nations including India accounted for 55 per cent terror attacks in 2015: Justin Siberell: Five countries including India, Pakistan and Afghanistan accounted for more than half of the terror attacks that took place across the globe in 2015, a U.S. official has said.
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“More than 55 per cen
UCLA gunman is an Indian-American techie: Mainak Sarkar, an Indian engineer, shot his former PhD supervisor and himself dead in an incident that shook the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) on Wednesday. Sarkar is also suspected
INDIAN Racism: Living in denial! GUPP: STOP RACISM & BRUTALITY/ DISCRIMINATION/ MARGINALISATION OF OTHERS IN INDIA NOW!
Racism: Living in denial: One can understand that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj would like to douse concerns raised by African envoys and students following the death of a Congolese national M.K. Olivier on the nigh