Sunday, July 16th, 2017


BJP man attacked by cow vigilantes in Nagpur was carrying beef, say police

The meat had been sent to a forensic lab and the report identified it as beef

Nagpur: Four days after a man was thrashed by alleged cow vigilantes in Maharashtra’s Nagpur district, the police have said that the meat seized from him was beef. According to media reports, the victim of the cow vigilantism is a BJP member, identified as Salim Shaha, who was brutally beaten up by a group of alleged cow vigilantes. The police said the meat had been sent to a forensic laboratory to be tested. The lab report identified it as beef, Superintendent of Police (Nagpur rural) Shailesh Balkawde told a newsRead More

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer outclasses Marin Cilic to lift record 8th title

Federer won his eighth title at the All England Club and 19th major trophy by overwhelming Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4

London: Roger Federer’s wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. He is once again the champion of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament, now more often than any other man in the history of an event first held in 1877. Federer won his eighth title at the All England Club and 19th major trophy overall, capping a marvellous fortnight in which he never dropped a set by overwhelming Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday in a lopsided final that was more coronation than contest. When it ended, with anRead More

Subhas Chandra Bose didn’t die in air-crash, says secret French report

Paris-based historian JBP More comes up with finding that Netaji didn’t die in air-crash

Mumbai: Two out of three commissions formed by the Indian government to unfold mystery of Subhas Chandra Bose’s death concluded that Bose died in an air-crash. The Mukherjee Commission (1999), which says Bose didn’t die in an air-crash, was rejected by the government but now a Paris-based historian has supported its findings saying Netaji was still alive in 1947. JBP More, who recently stumbled upon a brief French secret service report dated December 11, 1947 at the National Archives of France, has come up with a finding that Bose didn’tRead More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asks states to act against cow vigilantes

Triple talaq, PM Narendra Modi, Muslim women

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked states to take strict action against those indulging in violence in name of gau raksha, said union minister Ananth Kumar. Modi attended the all-party meeting called by the Central government ahead of the Monsoon session starting on Monday. The Union minister quoted Prime Minister Modi and said: “It (cow vigilantism) should not be given political or communal colour and the nation doesn’t benefit from it. There is a widespread feeling that cow is like a mother but this should not letRead More

11 Amarnath yatris killed as bus falls into gorge on Jammu-Srinagar highway

At least 30 were injured when bus carrying Amarnath yatris met with an accident at Nach Nalla in Ramban area

Jammu: As many as eleven Amarnath yatris were killed and several injured when a bus carrying them fell into a gorge in Jammu. Media reports said that at least 30 were injured in the accident. The bus met with an accident at Nach Nalla in Ramban area of Jammu, on the national highway, said the reports. The bus had gone deep into the gorge while going from Jammu to Pahalgam. Police said that in the afternoon one yatra bus bearing registration No. Jk02Y-0594 fell into Nashrana Nallah in which aboutRead More