Rajasthan Congress Expands Cabinet Under CM Gehlot

Rajasthan Congress Expands Cabinet Under CM Gehlot

A total of 15 new ministers were sworn into the cabinet of Rajasthan’s Congress government, which is led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. It was the first cabinet reshuffle since the Gehlot government came to power in 2018. The new cabinet saw the inclusion of five members from the Sachin Pilot camp. Four members of […]

Gurugram Gurudwaras Open Doors For Friday Prayers Amid Namaz Row

Gurugram Gurudwaras Open Doors For FridayPrayers Amid Namaz Row

The Sikh community in Haryana’s Gurugram is offering the premises of its Gurudwaras for members of the Muslim community to offer their Friday namaz tomorrow. The initiative comes amid heightened tension between the two communities after members of right-wing groups disrupted namaz in some open areas of Gurugram over the past few months. According to […]

Mufti, Omar Question Hyderpora Encounter, Demand Probe

Mufti, Omar Question Hyderpora Encounter, Demand Probe

Former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah have slammed the state police and security forces after civilians were killed in a gunfight in Srinagar’s Hyderpora on Monday. People’s Democratic Party chief Mufti has held the central government responsible for killing people in the valley and said that innocent civilians are […]

Is Pakistan PM Imran Khan On The Way Out?

Is Pakistan PM Imran Khan On The Way Out?

The announcement of the appointment of a new Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief by Imran Khan last month had led to a fresh rift between the federal government and the Pakistan army led by General Qamar Javed Bajwa. While the issue of the appointment of the new ISI chief has reportedly been resolved, various media reports […]

Protests In Jammu & Kashmir After “Targeted Killings” Of Minorities

Protests In Jammu & Kashmir After “Targeted Killings” Of Minorities

Locals across the union territory of Jammu & Kashmir took to the streets to protest the increased violence against minorities in the region. According to reports, there have been seven killings in the las five days. Two school teachers were killed in broad daylight in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar on Thursday. […]

NITI Aayog Report Reveals India’s Poor Health Care Infrastructure

NITI Aayog Report Reveals India’s Poor Health Care Infrastructure

The central government’s top think tank NITI Aayog’s report – ‘Best Practices in the Performance of District Hospitals’ –  that was released this week, ranked Bihar as the worst state in terms of providing hospital beds. The report revealed that Bihar has only six hospital beds per one lakh people. The union territory of Puducherry […]

Why Did Navjot Singh Sidhu Quit As Punjab PCC Chief? All You Need To Know

Why Did Navjot Singh Sidhu Quit Punjab Congress? All You Need To Know

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned from the post of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee chief yesterday, giving a big jolt to the Gandhis. The party high command changed the chief minister of Punjab in the hopes of resolving the political crisis in the state ahead of the 2022 assembly election. Sidhu, who appeared to be the […]

Rajasthan’s Amendment To Register Child Marriages Instigates Rape: NCPCR Chairman

Rajasthan’s Amendment To Register Child Marriages Instigates Rape: NCPCR Chairman

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has strongly opposed the new amendment to the Rajasthan Compulsory Registration of Marriages Act, 2009, and asked the state’s Ashok Gehlot-led government to review and reconsider the bill. The NCPCR chairman, Priyank Kanoongo said that the organisation, which is responsible for upholding child rights, also wrote […]

Assam: What Is The Anti-Encroachment Eviction Drive?

Assam: What Is The Anti-Encroachment Eviction Drive?

The Assam government and police officials have come under scrutiny after two civilians were killed in the police firing during an eviction drive in Darrang district on Thursday. The Assam Congress has slammed that the BJP-led Himanta Biswa government, saying that the pathetic situation was created by the state administration. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also […]