BJP promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code, tallest Krishna statue in Gujarat election manifesto

BJP promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code, tallest Krishna statue in Gujarat election manifesto

GANDHINAGAR: With days to go for the Gujarat assembly elections, BJP’s manifesto has been released. The party’s national president JP Nadda released the manifesto in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and Gujarat BJP Chief CR Patel. The party promises anti-radical cell, uniform civil code and 20 lakh employment opportunities in the manifesto. […]

‘Women are beautiful even if they don’t wear clothes’; Baba Ramdev sparks controversy with the anti-women remark

‘Women are beautiful even if they don’t wear clothes’; Baba Ramdev sparks controversy with the anti-women remark

MUMBAI: Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev has sparked yet another controversy by making an anti-women remark. Attending a public function in Mumbai, Ramdev said that women look beautiful even if they don’t wear clothes. He made the remark at the Yoga Science Camp organized by Patanjali Yogpeeth and Mumbai Mahila Patanjali Yoga Samiti. Amrita Fadnavis, the […]

SC questions Arun Goel’s appointment as EC with ‘tearing urgency’

SC questions Arun Goel’s appointment as EC with ‘tearing urgency’

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the “lightning speed” appointment of Arun Goel as the new Election Commissioner, after the Centre placed the original file of his appointment before the constitution bench. The court asked why the appointment was given ‘tearing urgency’ as the file was cleared within 24 hours. “What kind of […]

SC verdict on EPF pension scheme a mixed bag, grey areas remain: Petitioners

SC verdict on EPF pension scheme a mixed bag, grey areas remain: Petitioners

The Supreme Court on November 4 upheld the validity of the 2014 Employees’ Pension (Amendment) Scheme. The order was passed by the three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice U.U. Lalit, Justices Aniruddha Bose and Sudhanshu Dhulia on a batch of petitions filed by Employees Provident Fund Organisation(EPFO) and the Centre, challenging the verdicts of the high […]

Mangaluru blast: Accused stayed in Aluva for five days, mystery in buying tummy trimmer online, CCTV visuals emerge

Mangaluru blast: Accused stayed in Aluva for five days, mystery in buying tummy trimmer online, CCTV visuals emerge

BENGALURU: A new information is out that Shareeq, accused in the blast in Mangaluru, had stayed in Aluva for five days. He had stayed in a lodge in Aluva from September 13-18. There is a mystery on the things he purchased online. It has not been confirmed whether he bought the things completely from Aluva. […]