Trump Jr. answered the “overwhelming majority” of questions from committee members in his hours of testimony.
Rescue operations are on to trace the 96 missing fishermen.
The narrative of Indian film censorship is slowly changing. It is no longer just for big releases, but also indies, documentaries and shorts, and the film festivals that screen them.
Misogyny is particularly vicious when combined with majoritarian nationalism.
While guaranteeing rights to unborn children who join EU parents after Brexit, PM May also managed to secure agreement for the British citizens to live freely in any member state after Brexit.
To examine the diverse engagements of Muslim groups with postcolonial political realities, one has to give up the Babri Masjid-centric grand narrative of Islam in India.
Referring those sharing their stories of assault and harassment, “silence breakers”, the Times Editor-in-Chief called the #MeToo movement, “the fastest moving social change”.
Union minister Jitendra Singh’s suggestion that only those linked with an issue should be allowed to file an RTI application on it is being seen as an attempt to stifle the transparency movement.
The UN Security Council will meet on Friday over US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
BHU’s Political Science students were asked to write essays on Kautilya, GST, Manu and globalisation in their examination.
China said only that the drone crashed in “recent days” and did not give a location.
“I know I might not achieve much in the end, but I have come this far, I can’t give up now.”
India’s response was muted, with no reiteration of its long standing position on East Jerusalem being the future capital of Palestine.
As the Justice Srikrishna committee goes about its job, it is important to understand that fusing European-style regulation with a coercive Indian political system is a recipe for disaster.
‘Love Will Triumph When Honour Killings Are Prevented. Caste Will Be Annihilated When Love Triumphs’
Kausalya’s husband Sankar, a Dalit, was hacked to death in front of her in broad daylight last year. She has now dedicated her life to the annihilation of caste.
Research found that women’s NGOs had made vital contributions to the success of development projects, but they were easily marginalised and trivialised once those projects got off the ground.
The spiral of violence triggered by the Babri demolition reached new heights in the Bombay riots.
In Ayodhya 25 Years After Babri Masjid Demolition, VHP Organises ‘Day of Bravery’ While Muslims Observe ‘Black Day’
Bajrang Dal members in the city were booked for breaking prohibitory orders while on their way to the VHP’s event. The were flying saffron flags and raising allegedly communal slogans.
Both India and China are likely to be watching the results of Thursday’s election closely.
At an event organised by The Wire, journalists who reported on the Babri Masjid demolition 25 years ago talked about their experiences, from having their equipment broken to being sexually assaulted.
The decision to stand pat was widely expected after the annual rate of consumer inflation increased in October to 3.58%, driven by higher food and crude oil prices.
Amardeep Singh’s The Quest Continues: Lost Heritage – The Sikh legacy in Pakistan is a vivid reminder for Sikh enthusiasts searching for their dying heritage in inaccessible lands.
In the Nilgiri mountains of southern India, only women of the Kota tribe have been engaged in the craft of pottery.
Any suggestion of providing basic rights to the Ahmadiyyas is enough to trigger massive protests and even riots among Muslim extremists.
Discrepancies between Election Commission and Electronics Corporation of India Limited data on number of ballot units and control units manufactured have also been revealed.
For years, the CBFC has been going far beyond its jurisdiction, acting as a so-called guardian of our morality and worldview.
In an interview with Karan Thapar, Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia talks about the Congress party, Rahul Gandhi’s nomination for the party’s president and the Gujarat elections.
JNU Cancels All Campus Events on Ram Janmabhoomi and Babri Masjid Demolition to ‘Maintain Communal Harmony’
The students’ union called the administration’s decision “ideological censorship”.
The Meerbusch fire department said up to 150 passengers were on the train and five people suffered injuries.
“Though the riots are in the past, they have left a mark. People have moved on but after the series of mob lynchings, there is fear once again.”
As the news from Ayodhya throws a newsroom into turmoil, an editor uses his pen like a chisel. We reproduce here the much-acclaimed story Blue Pencil by N.S Madhavan, translated from Malayalam by the author himself.
Not only is the real rate of GDP growth less than what the data suggest, it is also likely to fall in the coming quarters.
The UN defines genocide as acts meant to destroy a national, ethnic, racial or religious group in whole or in part.
Called ‘Thomas Fire’, the blaze broke out on Monday evening and had burnt more than 50,000 acres until Tuesday evening
As the Ayodhya agitation gained ground, non-BJP parties were too busy with their electoral concerns to notice its significance.
Maya Mirchandani discusses the opening of the Chabahar port and why it is crucial for India with the editor of Hard News, Sanjay Kapoor, and senior fellow at the Observer Research Foundation, Nandan Unnikrishnan.
The European Commission will present a package of ideas aimed at making the 19 countries sharing the euro more resilient to potential future crises.
Karsevaks involved in the Babri Masjid demolition of December 6, 1992, recall the events of the day 25 years later.
In the Ayodhya riots that followed the Babri Masjid demolition, 18 Muslims were murdered, almost all their houses and shops were torched and destroyed.
The international community does not recognise Israeli sovereignty over the entire city, home to sites holy to the Muslim, Jewish and Christian religions.