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WhatsApp bends under Indian Govt pressure to make changes, also appoints grievance officer

Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news.

Army constable and his friend arrested in Rewari gang- rape case, police expects to solve the case

 Army constable Pankaj and his friend Manish were arrested by the Special Investigation Team on Sunday in connection with the gang-rape of a teenager in Haryana's Rewari earlier this month. The two were on the run since September 12.

PM Narendra Modi launches flagship healthcare scheme Ayushman Bharat

The scheme will be available for 10.74 crore beneficiary families and about 50 crore Indian citizens.

Bishop arrested in nun rape case

Held after three day interogation in Kerala

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Governor has to act according to recommendation of government

Following the order of the Supreme Court in the mercy petition by A.G. Perarivalan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, the Tamil Nadu government has recommended to the Governor to pardon and release all the seven.

"It is democracy and PM is not God in democracy": Sanjay Nirupam

Defending his “unpadh-gawaar” (illiterate) remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam has said that the words he used are not undignified. 

Drug peddler mortgages his father to drug dealer to pay dues

A 25-year-old drug peddler who owed Rs 4.5 lakh to drug dealer mortgaged his father to the narcotics dealer in Musrshidabad in West Bengal. He was facing death threats from the Narcontics  network, police said.

Two get death in Hyderabad twin blast case of 2007,

Second Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge T Srinivasa Rao, at a special courtroom set up in Cherlapally Central Prison, sentenced the first two accused – Mohammed Akbar Ismail Chowdhari (A-1) and Aneeq Shafique Sayeed (A-2) to death by hanging for their involvement in the  Hyderabad twin blasts case of August 2007 which killed 44 people and injured over 50 others.

Sidhu urges Sushma Swaraj to make efforts to get Kartarpur corridor opened

Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has written to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asking her to “make every possible effort and bring boundless joy and happiness to the Sikh community world over” over the demand to open up a Kartarpur Sahib corridor.

India, U.S. signs agreements on military communications compatability, COMCASA

India and the United States on Thursday began a new generation of military and security cooperation by signing Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement (COMCASA).

Supreme Court decriminalizes homosexuality

Constitution Bench declares the 156-year-old “tyranny” of Section 377 as “irrational, indefensible and manifestly arbitrary”.

SC says Section 377 had chilling effect

The Supreme Court said it was the responsibility of the three organs of the State to curb any "propensity or proclivity of popular sentiment or majoritarianism" to invade the rights of LGBTQ community.

5 lakh community, 67 lakh household toilets to be constructed by end of 2019 SBI announces special loan for repair, renovation of homes in Kerala India should encourage people’s initiatives to forge normal relations with Pakistan Choksi's 41 properties worth Rs 1,210 crore attached Rahul Gandhi a ‘schizophrenic and a sewer worm’:Union Minister Ashwini Choubey Sanatan Sanstha for setting up of Hindu theocratic state, calls for use of violence Drunk man urinates on woman passenger’s seat in Air India flight Another falls victim to lynching in Uttar Pradesh 3,700 PhD holders apply for peon jobs RBI states 99.3% demonetised currency has been retuned Activists’ arrests to divert attention from Sanatan Sanstha "sinister" activities : Ambedkar Supreme Court; orders house arrest of 5 activists till September 6 Police arrest five activists, including poet Varavara Rao in raids in five states Imran's Govt contemplating to open Kartarpur corridor: Shireen Mazari DSGMC Chief assault: US police will unearth conspiracy, assures KTS Tulsi Reliance sues Congress leaders for Rs 5000 crore Is it time Indian Adultery Laws are Gender Neutral? Indian girls bag two Bronze medals in Squash One year jail for the corporator who refused to join Vajpayee condolence meet Explosive report against Johnson & Johnson submitted to Government, awaits action Indian Hockey squad shatters 86-year old record Patanjali Super Growth Faces Pit Stops Vinesh Phogat Shines Golden in Jakarta 16-Year old Lad claims Gold for India in Shooting, Bronze for India in the same event