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Ramen’s off the cook-top in India

Ramen’s off the cook-top in India

NEW DELHI: After 20 years, there’s no Top Ramen noodles in the market, following Nestle’s ‘Maggi’ out of the market. Indo Nissin Foods, maker of Top Ramen noodles, announced late…

Assam, Centre sluggish on illegal migration: SC

Assam, Centre sluggish on illegal migration: SC

by the Guwahati High Court.by the Guwahati High Court.the NEW DELHI — The Supreme Court knocked both the Central and Assam government for “dragging their feet” on the illegal migrants issue. It rejected…

Modi Govt. pooh-poohs US report on religious freedom

Modi Govt. pooh-poohs US report on religious freedom

NEW DELHI : The Narendra Modi government strongly reacted to a report by a US Congress-established panel claiming that minorities in the country have been subjected to “violent attacks” and…

Will Jersey’s be a solution to Maharashtra’s ‘beef ban’?

Will Jersey’s be a solution to Maharashtra’s ‘beef ban’?

Muslim community leaders and beef merchants’ associations have asked the government to allow slaughter of Jersey cows’ offspring (bulls and bullocks) to mitigate the crisis due to ban on beef.…

India blocks Al Jazeera News for a week

India blocks Al Jazeera  News for a week

Try to access Al Jazeera from India and all you will get is a blue screen that says that the Ministry of I & B has disallowed broadcasting to India…

Pollution is eating away India’s prized heritage

Pollution is eating away India’s prized heritage

India’s pollution problem, which came into the limelight after Delhi’s air was declared even filthier than Beijing’s last year, is even more monumental than we thought, says blogger Ankita Rao.…

SC asks why Christians have longer wait for divorce says it’s discrimination

SC asks why Christians have  longer wait for divorce says it’s discrimination

NEW DELHI: It’s a law that’s a hundred and forty six years old! And petitioner Albert Anthony is up against it in his jousting gear. What’s more, the Indian Supreme…

Indian Ladies on Nicotene High!

Indian Ladies on Nicotene High!

NEW DELHI: Indian women are on a new high, nicotene! A new report says that some 20 percent of Indian women are either smoking or chewing tobacco. Now that report…

Indian Supreme Court: more power to live-in couples

Indian Supreme Court: more power to live-in couples

NEW DELHI: If an unmarried couple is living together as husband and wife, then they would be presumed to be legally married and the woman would be eligible to inherit…

India to use BBC to reach insurgents?

India to use BBC to reach insurgents?

Good old Aunty is more trusted than any other radio station. Well, the government of India has finally conceded that when it comes to credibility, the British Broadcasting Corporation [BBC]…

Kochi awaits verdict in Hand -chopping case

Kochi awaits verdict in Hand -chopping case

Kochi: It is one of the most sensational cases in Kerala, and citizens eagerly awaited a verdict, but now they will have to wait for some more time. A court…

Bo Tree is healthy, say tree scientists

Bo Tree is healthy, say tree scientists

GAYA:  Buddhists all over the world who were concerned about the  health of the Sacred Bo tree can breathe easy now. Plant scientists from the Dehradun-based Forest Research Institute (FRI),…

Togadia wins: Muslim houseowner quits Hindu locality

Togadia wins: Muslim houseowner quits Hindu locality

Gujarat:  A man called Praveen Togadia instigated people to make life so difficult for a Muslim house-owner that he would leave the area in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district. A year later,…

Goa’s boy drug peddlars on the rise

Goa’s boy drug peddlars on the rise

PANAJI (Goa): Drug pushers in Goa are using boys below 18 years to carry or deliver narcotics. If caught, the juveniles face a maximum sentence of three years. Ashley Noronha,…

BSF link to Catholic nun’s rape! How?

BSF link to Catholic nun’s rape! How?

What’s the connection with India’s border security forces and the rape of a 75 year old Catholic Nun in West Bengal? It’s a matter of two thousand Indian rupees !Read…

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