Author and activist Arundhati Roy has come out in support of the student group banned by IIT-Madras.

 Author Arundhati Roy has turn out in backing of the student group banned by IIT-Madras on the charge of instigating "disdain" against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Hindus, saying it had "touched a nerve" by making the association between huge business and casteism.

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The Park Hotels has launched the second in Jaipur

Just three months after the opening of the first Zone hotel in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, the Indian hotel group has now launched the brand’s second property in Jaipur, Rajasthan.

The new Zone by The Park in Jaipur is a boutique ho...

Sonia Gandhi mounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

A combative Congress President Sonia Gandhi todaymounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of running a government "of some people, by one person for a select few" a...

Advocacy Forum for Tobacco Control (AFTC) in India have urged to govt for larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packs

In a rigorous advocacy drive, 65 organizations, part of the Advocacy Forum for Tobacco Control (AFTC) in India have urged the Union Health Ministry to notify a date to implement larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packs and other tobacco...

A 36-year-old Filipino woman developed labour pain mid-air

A 36-year-old Filipino woman developed labour pain mid-air and the plane she was in made an emergency landing here today, ...

Eminent historian, economist and social scientist Dr Amalendu Guha dies at 91

Eminent historian, economist and social scientist Dr Amalendu Guha died here today following old age ailments, family sources said.

He was 91 and is survived by his wife and eminent writer Anima Guha and a son.

An author w...

The Polavaram multi-purpose project is likely to displace over 1.88 lakh people across 222 villages : Govt

The Polavaram multi-purpose project is likely to displace over 1.88 lakh people across 222 villages and so far, 1,730 persons in six villages have been rehabilitated, the government said today.

Water Resources and River Development Mi...

Three women tried to immolate themselves during Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) demolition

Three women tried to immolate themselves during demolition of over 200 houses in Raiya Dhar area here today by Rajkot MunicipalCorporation (RMC).

A team of RMC officials reached the spot along with heavy police force and began the dem...

Rahul Gandhi criticise Narendra Modi government over the reported scrapping of a mega food park project in Amethi,

Rahul Gandhi today attacked the Narendra Modi government in Lok Sabha over the reported scrapping of a mega food park project in his constituency of Amethi, accusing the Prime Minister of practicing politics of revenge and not "politics of cha...

Lok Sabha today passes bill to try Juvenile offenders above 16 as adults

Lok Sabha today passed a bill that provides for trying juveniles aged between 16 and 18 years for heinous crimes under laws for adults, with the government insisting that it had tried to strike a "fine balance" to ensure that no injustice was...