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Pakistan: Texting is banned, it’s immoral!

Pakistan: Texting is banned, it’s immoral!

ISLAMABAD: Text chatting and voice chatting  will stop in Pakistan because the Pakistan Telecom authority says its ‘Anti Islamic’. The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has directed all telecom companies operating…

Don’t ban consexual sex between minors: Judge

Don’t ban consexual sex between minors: Judge

NEW DELHI: People under the age of 18 also have a right to be associated with the pleasures of one’s body. Their bodies are not property of the Indian State.…

West Bengal colleges: Rag and be damned!

West Bengal colleges: Rag and be damned!

Calcutta:  Ask a freshmen to do sit ups or rub his nose against a wall, and you’ll be banned for a year! Some colleges in West Bengal are taking tough…

Fogging up Patna to prevent Dengue

Fogging up Patna to prevent Dengue

PATNA: Dengue fever is spreading throughout Bihar, causing some panic in the State Capital. Though dengue hasn’t reached epidemic proportions, health providers know that the time has come to be…

Rare turtles smuggled for Calcutta foodies!

Rare turtles smuggled for Calcutta foodies!

BHUBANESWAR: Rare turtles are being smuggled to supply restaurants in Calcutta. Police discovered  81 rare turtles stuffed in two gunny bags. The contraband was seized by Railway Protection Force (RPF)…

Mumbai rape case: accused shows no remorse

Mumbai rape case: accused shows no remorse

MUMBAI: Mumbai Police on Saturday arrested another accused in connection with Thursday’s gang rape of a young photojournalist, while a jobless 19-year-old, already under arrest, was produced before a magisterial…

Facebook for Women is un-islamic: Indian Maulanas’ Fatwa

Facebook for Women is un-islamic: Indian Maulanas’ Fatwa

Facebook is a work of Satan, and staunch Muslims should shun it. Some Maulanas have dictated a moral code of conduct for young Muslim girls : social networking sites such as…

Blue Peace, not politics will help India avoid water wars with neighbours

Blue Peace, not politics will help India avoid water wars with neighbours

With depleting water resources, India will face tension and wars with Pakistan, China and Bangladesh. The failure to sign the Teesta River Agreement between India and Bangladesh, the growing cacophony…

Three more killed for ‘witchcraft’ in Assam

Three more killed for ‘witchcraft’ in Assam

Guwahati: ‘Witch hunting’ appears to be increasing across the Northeast.  It is really troubling. In some places  in India, they want law against black magic, but in Northeast they use…

Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary: choked by squatters, neglect,

Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary: choked by squatters, neglect,

GUWAHATI, Assam – Encroachment and illegal logging have jeopardised long-term survival prospects of the Amchang wildlife sanctuary that shelters wide-ranging wildlife, besides providing some much-needed green cover for the city.…

Arunachal Youth eager to join Indian Army: CM

Arunachal Youth eager to join Indian Army: CM

ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Nabam Tuki has urged the army to conduct recruitment rallies at regular intervals and in every district headquarters to help youths join defence services. On…

WB Governor misreads Gorkhaland Demand

WB Governor misreads Gorkhaland Demand

Calcutta: The people of Gorkhaland obviously have no friend in the Governor of West Bengal. West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Thursday said that if the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha…

Big B : never promoted Modi as India’s future PM

Big B : never promoted Modi as India’s future PM

If you have seen a video saying Big B wants Narendra Modi as Prime Minister, it’s a fake. The Big B has nailed the lie. Watch out India, the cyber-goons of…

Sand mining Policy, Relief to HIV+ Kids : Bihar

Sand mining Policy, Relief to HIV+ Kids : Bihar

PATNA: The state cabinet on Tuesday approved the new sand policy for the state to check its illegal mining and ensure maximum revenue. This was done in accordance with the…

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