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92-year-old Sikh man, who lost 22 family members to Partition violence, meets his surviving nephew Mohan Singh-turned-Afzal Khaliq in Pakistan

A nonagenarian Sikh man met his nephew, Mohan Singh, converted to Afzal Khaliq, after 75 years of Partiton.

9 Aug 2022 8:48 pm
After a day of political upheaval in Bihar, Nitish Kumar once again stakes claim to form the government

Returning to his alliance with the RJD, Nitish Kumar has staked claim to form the government in Bihar in front of Governor Phagu Chauhan

9 Aug 2022 7:48 pm
Modi government helps revive the only school in Delhi for Afghan refugees, school was struggling for funds after Taliban takeover of Afghanistan

Afghan school began facing problems with the onset of Covid pandemic and it escalated after the fall of Afghan government to the Taliban.

9 Aug 2022 6:52 pm
Actor Satish Shah shares an image of the Indian flag his mother got during the quit India movement

Actor Satish Shah shared image holding National Flag and stated that his mother had got it during the Quit India movement.

9 Aug 2022 6:22 pm
Tej Pratap Yadav gives Muharram ki Badhai to Muslims of India, except it is the Muslim festival of mourning

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury also wished Happy Islamic Year on Muharram.

9 Aug 2022 5:58 pm
Memes, jokes flood the Internet as Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar CM, political drama ensues

At the time of this report, Nitish Kumar along with Tejashwi Yadav has reached Raj Bhawan to likely stake claim to form government with new alliance.

9 Aug 2022 5:34 pm
Love Jihad case in Greece: Pakistani who killed teenage girl in Athens possessed 4 different identities, his asylum application was rejected

The forensic examination revealed that Nicoletta died from suffocation as the culprit covered her nose and lips. The victim's death by suffocation took four to five minutes, and it seemed that she struggled valiantly to survive.

9 Aug 2022 5:34 pm
Congress back to hating Gujaratis, social media in-charge of Mahila Congress says they are only good enough to loot banks, not to win medals

Congress couldn't stop itself from using even the wonderful performance at Comonwealth Games to once again target Gujarat and Gujaratis.

9 Aug 2022 3:51 pm
MP: Mirchi Baba who performed yagna for the victory of Digvijaya Singh arrested on rape charges; the victim had approached him for a child

Mirchi Baba performed a yagna for Digvijaya Singh's victory ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

9 Aug 2022 3:35 pm
AAP MLA claims wrestler Divya Kakran never represented Delhi, she shows certificate

Divya Kakran shared certificate to prove she played from Delhi after Delhi MLA tried to deny it.

9 Aug 2022 2:56 pm
Not the job of court: SC on a plea seeking minority status for Hindus in some states

Dismissing a petition seeking to declare Hindus minorities, the SC said it is not its remit to declare which communities constitute minorities.

9 Aug 2022 2:51 pm
BJP-JDU alliance breaks in Bihar, Nitish Kumar to go back to Tejashwi Yadav as JDU-RJD alliance set to return to form the government

This is not the first time that JDU has broken its alliance with the BJP in Bihar. The party walked out of the BJP-led NDA in 2013

9 Aug 2022 2:24 pm
Whoever is the king, it is Bihar that is at the loss. Whether Nitish Kumar stays with NDA or sides with jungleraj, he will remain burden for Bihar

As BJP-JDU alliance threatens to break in Bihar, here is how Nitish Kumar has ended up being a burden for the state.

9 Aug 2022 2:06 pm
UP: Video of Islamists waving Tiranga defaced with Islamic symbols during Moharram procession goes viral; complaint filed

During Muharram procession in Kanpur, Islamists defaced Tiranga by replacing Ashok Chakra with Islamic symbols.

9 Aug 2022 1:35 pm
Modi govt has completed yet another successful telecom spectrum auction and Congress is using it to wash its own 2G scam sins

The Modi government has completed yet another successful telecom spectrum auction and Congress is using it to wash its 2G scam sins

9 Aug 2022 1:18 pm
Coimbatore: Corporation stops temple demolition as devotees, Hindu organisations protest, devotees move to High Court to save the temple

The incident happened on August 5 when the Corporation officials reached the spot to execute the demolition of the 200-year-old temple

9 Aug 2022 12:39 pm
Uttar Pradesh: Police arrest absconding Shrikant Tyagi in Meerut, was booked under Gangster Act

Shrikant Tyagi was arrested by UP Police in Meerut after they received a tip off about his location.

9 Aug 2022 12:29 pm
Pasmanda Muslims are vote bank, but rioting mob also usually consists of them: Eye Dalit quota but will vote for madarsa, maulvis

It appears that the benefits being extended to the Pasmanda community appear to be an extension of PM Modi's 'sabka saath, sabka vikas' policy he has been talking about. Even the BJP knows that this policy has neither received any political gains nor does it expect to gain anything.

9 Aug 2022 12:11 pm
Sukhpal Khairaasks AAPs Laljit Singh Bhullar if he was present with Deep Sidhu during the Red Fort violence: Here is what happened

Congress MLA Sukhpal Khairatook to Twitter to share a video of AAP minister Laljit Singh Bhullar seen with the late Khalistani sympathiser and actor Deep Sidhu at the time of violence at Red Fort on 26 January last year

9 Aug 2022 12:09 pm
New York Assemblywoman to hold a press conference to denounce hate crime at Shri Tulsi Mandir, says anti-Hindu crimes wont be tolerated

New York State Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar voiced against hate crime at Shri Tulsi Mandir in South Richmond Hill, Queens, NY

9 Aug 2022 11:12 am
SFJ planning to replace Tiranga with Khalistan flag at Attari border? IB on alert after suspicious video of burqa-clad woman

The short 47 seconds video also shows the footage of the yellow flag being hoisted at the Red Fort during the January 26, 2021 violence. There is also a clip where the Tricolour is being shot with bullets.

9 Aug 2022 11:02 am
Bhopal: NIA apprehends two extremely radicalized Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terrorists for planning Jihad against India

NIA arrested two Bangladeshi individuals from Bhopal for encouraging Muslims to carry out Jihadi activities against India

9 Aug 2022 10:46 am
Former TMC minister Partha Chatterjee given cot and chair after he sat on the jail commode till it broke: Here is what happened

SSC Scam accused former TMC minister Partha Chatterjee allegedly broke his cell's commode by sitting on it for hours

9 Aug 2022 10:05 am
FBI raids Florida home of Donald Trump in presidential records probe, these are dark times for our nation, he says: Read the full statement

FBI conducted raids at the Florida residence of Donald Trump in connection to presidential records probe

9 Aug 2022 8:59 am
As team India shines in 2022, read about the CWG scam of 2010 where one toilet paper roll was purchased for Rs 4,000

While India shines at CWG 2022, the scam of 2010 continues to haunt as cases related to the scam are still pending in courts

9 Aug 2022 8:42 am
PM Modi writes to cricketer Ravindra Jadejas wife, lauds her for opening Sukanya Samrddhi accounts for 101 girls on their daughters 5th birthday

Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja took to Twitter to share PM Modi's letter lauding his wife for opening Sukanya Samriddhi accounts.

8 Aug 2022 9:13 pm
Advocates write to the AG seeking contempt of court proceedings against Kapil Sibal over his controversial remarks on judiciary

Advocates Vineet Jindal and Shashank Shekhar Jha have written separate letters to AG KK Venugopal asking him to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against Kapil Sibal.

8 Aug 2022 8:01 pm
As BoycottLaalSinghChaddha gains momentum, Aamir Khan pulls out the victim card and starts weeping in an interview: Here is why

Aamir Khan had tears in his eyes while recalling his family's hardships during his childhood days.

8 Aug 2022 7:44 pm
Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar undergoes surgery after being in great pain, shares emotional video

Plagued with injuries throughout his playing career, looks like the injury woes are far from over for Shoaib Akhtar even in retirement.

8 Aug 2022 7:17 pm
BJPs Pasmanda outreach could be a game changer but two questions must be answered: Will they bite and will it take away Hindu votes

BJPs choice of going for the deprived is wise - especially the Pasmanda Muslims - be that as it may, the result is what matters.

8 Aug 2022 6:08 pm
Film critic and reviewer KRK endorses Arvind Kejriwal, known for regularly reviewing movies, for the post of PM of India

KRK recently took to Twitter to endorse AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal for the post of Prime Minister of India.

8 Aug 2022 4:38 pm
Former Union Coal Secretary and Manmohan Singh aide HC Gupta given three-year jail term, charged 1 lakh fine in UPA-era coal scam

A special CBI court Monday awarded a three-year jail termto former Union Coal secretary HC Gupta in the UPA-era coal scam case

8 Aug 2022 4:19 pm
The anatomy of protests: The devil, the people, the truth behind the truth and a protest against protests

Just as an airplane, which makes the world a smaller place, can be used to cause 9/11, protests can also be weaponised by people with mal-intent

8 Aug 2022 3:47 pm
AAP leader turns bully: MLA Karambir Singh Ghuman gets toll forcibly opened, forcibly passes 20+ vehicles without paying toll

AAP MLA Karmbir Singh Ghuman forced toll plaza employees to open barriers, manager accused Ghuman of occupying toll booth

8 Aug 2022 2:58 pm
My sex life isnt interesting: Taapsee Pannu takes a dig at Karan Johar, reveals why she has not been invited on Koffee With Karan

Answering a question from the media persons as to why she never gets invited on Karans chat show Taapsee Pannu said that her sex life is not interesting enough to be invited to the show

8 Aug 2022 2:40 pm
Nupur Sharma controversy: SC protects Times Now anchor Navika Kumar, orders states police not to take coercive action against her

Navika Kumar was the anchor on Times Now when the debate took place where Nupur Sharma made comments on Prophet Muhammad.

8 Aug 2022 2:32 pm
Mohammed Azharuddin calls Indian womens teams batting rubbish, gets reminded of his own record by social media users

However, these remarks by Azharuddin didn't go down well with the social media users as they reminded Azhar of his own record

8 Aug 2022 2:14 pm
8 Aug 2022 1:56 pm
Jharkhand: BJP leader raises concerns over Islamisation of government schools, targets JMM-Congress Govt for appeasement politics

Nishikant Dubey, a member of the BJP, has accused the Hemant Soren-led JMM-Congress coalition in Jharkhand of abusing the state's educational system to pursue appeasement politics

8 Aug 2022 1:34 pm
Pasmanda outreach by BJP: OBC Morcha demands 50% reservations for Pasmanda Muslims in Muslim institutions such as AMU, JMI

BJP OBC Morcha demanded 50% reservation for Pasmanda Muslims in Muslim institution continuing outreach program

8 Aug 2022 1:03 pm
Ghaziabad: Police arrest woman with live-in partners dead body stuffed in trolley bag

Woman named Preeti Sharma was pressurising barber Firoz, her live-in partner in Ghaziabad for marriage. When he refused, she slit his throad with a razor

8 Aug 2022 12:55 pm
8 Aug 2022 12:01 pm
Noida residents chant Yogi Zindabad as illegal properties of Shriknat Tyagi, who verbally abused a woman, is demolished, SHO suspended

In a video that had gone viral on social media, Noida resident Shrikant Tyagi was seen verbally abusing a woman. He had claimed to be a BJP leader but the party has denied him holding any post.

8 Aug 2022 12:01 pm
India an honest neighbour to us, without India Sri Lanka would have gone bankrupt much earlier: Roshan Abeysinghe in Exclusive interview with OpIndia

Amidst Sri Lanka the crisis, Roshan Abeysinghe, spoke to OpIndia for an exclusive interview on a host of subjects

8 Aug 2022 11:37 am
Several mazars have come up inside Jim Corbett National Park, demographic shift continues to remain a burgeoning issue in Uttarakhand

Mazars have sprung in and around Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand triggering fears of demography change.

8 Aug 2022 11:32 am
Prateek Pawar attack: 8 more Islamists, including a minor, arrested for attacking Hindu man for supporting Nupur Sharma, had said, we wont leave a Kafir alive

Eight more Muslim men have been arrested for the attack against Maharashtra youth Prateek Pawar, for his social media post supporting Nupur Sharma

8 Aug 2022 10:54 am
Rajasthan: Three die, and several injured in a stampede at Shri Khatushyam Mandir in Sikar

The incident took place at around 5 AM on Monday morning when devotees had gathered in large number on occasion of Ekadashi.

8 Aug 2022 10:06 am
Bangladesh: Hindu temple attacked, idols vandalised, three madarsa students arrested

As per reports, the attack on the temple took place after the temple administration asked a few Muslim boys from madarsa not to play football on the field adjoining the temple.

8 Aug 2022 9:17 am
Yet another golden day for India at the Commonwealth Games, but it will still fall well short of its tally from the last edition: Here is why

In the last edition of the commonwealth games in Gold Coast in Australia, India finished in 3rd place on the table with 26 golds, 20 silvers, and 20 bronze medals.

7 Aug 2022 10:31 pm
Petrol price hike in Bangladesh triggers chaos as China woos the nation, reignites fears that Sri Lanka crisis could repeat in Indias neighborhood

Despite being one of the fastest growing economies in the world, Bangladesh has witnessed a sharp dip in its foreign exchange reserves.

7 Aug 2022 9:11 pm