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DU student Gurmehar Kaur in Twitter war with Sehwag, Randeep Hooda

She posted her pictures on Facebook holding different placards including 'I am not afraid of ABVP' and 'Pakistan did not kill my father but war did'.

published : 27 Feb 2017

BJP MP Pratap Simha compares DU student Gurmehar Kaur with Dawood

Kaur, the daughter of an Indian Army captain who died in the Kargil war, launched a social media campaign against the RSS-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad.

published : 27 Feb 2017

Passively defiant, Yogi Adityanath likely to prove a point to BJP in Gorakhpur

Gorakhpur is the undisputed fiefdom of five-time MP Yogi Adityanath whose spiritual connect with the BJP is tempered with realpolitik.

published : 27 Feb 2017

Gorakhpur: Where the election is hiding in plain sight

It's the afternoon of the fifth phase of polling and by 11, the percentage had touched over 25. 

published : 27 Feb 2017

I will not be scared or be cowed down: DU student Gurmehar

Gurmehar asserted that her campaign is aimed at raising voice against organisations, which challenge the law of the land.

published : 27 Feb 2017

My heart bleeds when Ramjas bleeds, want peace, says principal

A day ahead of his retirement, Ramjas College principal Rajendra Prasad on Monday expressed pain over the violence that swamped the college.

published : 27 Feb 2017

DU student Gurmehar Kaur approaches DCW against online threats

Gurmehar Kaur met DCW chief Swati Maliwal and complained against the online threats she had been receiving.

published : 27 Feb 2017

Kargil martyr's daughter gets rape threats for opposing ABVP

Lady Sri Ram Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur, daughter of Kargil martyr Captain Mandeep Singh, said she has attracted a barrage of hate messages over her stand on the issue.

published : 27 Feb 2017

Anybody who wants to break India, supports Afzal Guru and terrorists is anti-national: Rijiju

The remarks came amidst the ongoing row over the clashes between the Left-affiliated AISA and the RSS-backed ABVP in Delhi University's North Campus.

published : 26 Feb 2017

Rs 2000 currency note loses colour, throws Uttar Pradesh police into tizzy

Regional manager of SBI, R B Trivedi, said it would be wrong to say that a fake currency note came out of the ATM.
 

published : 25 Feb 2017

Demonetisation a disaster of 2016: Chidambaram

For the folly of one person, the prime minister, India will suffer a loss of Rs 2.40 lakh crore in the current year, the former finance minister said.

published : 25 Feb 2017

Where can President Pranab Mukherjee have his muri in peace?

Much is being spun about President Pranab Mukherjee's retirement home--how a double-storeyed bungalow on Luytens’ Delhi's Rajaji Marg is being readied.

published : 25 Feb 2017

St. Stephens moves for autonomy, teachers and students unhappy

Amid protest from students and teachers, the governing body comprising 13 members passed the resolution with eight votes for and four against the motion.   

published : 25 Feb 2017

Kansas shooting: Gunman questioned Indian men about their visas before firing

Other customers present at the time of incident said that Purinton was tossing ethnic slurs at the two men.

published : 25 Feb 2017

US lawmakers denounce murder of Indian engineer by American in Kansas shooting incident

US lawmakers publicly denounced the killing of an Indian engineer in an apparent hate crime in Kansas City, saying there is no place for these senseless acts of violence in the country.

published : 25 Feb 2017