INDIA

General

Whose statue did they vandalise; who was he?
BLOWN TO SMITHREENS – HOW DID WE REACH HERE?
16.05.19 - Swarajbir

Swarajbir, Punjabi’s foremost playwrights today, a poet of sterling quality and someone whose editorial quill has shaken the world of Punjabi journalism out of its slumber, has written in the newspaper’s May 16, 2019 edition about the sad and hugely disturbing episode in Calcutta wherein ...
  


Surgical Strikes: Modi attack on Congress destroyed Vajpayee's legacy of surgical strikes, hurts army veterans who were part of such actions
BHARAT MATA NEEDS A GOOD CLERK
09.05.19 -

Arun Shourie claims "personal knowledge” of surgical strike 14 kms inside Pak
 
1971 Surgical Strike Major General Says – "Bakwaas Band Honi Chahiye Iss Desh Mein” (See Video)
 
PT Bureau 

NEW DELHI: In their bid to falsify the claims of Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP ...
  


NDTV’s Ravish Kumar claims Akshay’s interview of Modi was paid news, Zee News & ANI played dirty role
POLITICAL BOMBSHELL ABOUT 'NON-POLITICAL' INTERVIEW
02.05.19 -

Journalist Ravish Kumar of NDTV, who is not only widely respected but enjoys an almost cult status, has written this article about the role played by ZEE News and ANI in the Akshay Kumar-Modi starrer "non-political interview” that went much beyond the chit chat about ...
  


Centre's Notice To Congress President Rahul Gandhi Over Complaint About Foreign Citizenship
29.04.19 - Team PT

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Tuesday issued a notice to Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over complaints regarding his citizenship. Rahul Gandhi has been given a fortnight by the Home Ministry to explain his "factual position" over a complaint about his citizenship. The notice ...
  


Sunny Deol is just a Filmy one, while I am the real Fauji: Capt Amarinder
26.04.19 - Team PT

Gurdaspur, April 26: Dismissing the possibility of any threat to Sunil Jakhar from the BJP candidate in the fray in Gurdaspur, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday said Sunny Deol was just a ‘filmy fauji’ with no ground support in the constituency.

...
  


Bilkis Bano gang rape case: Give Rs 50 lakh compensation to 2002 riots victim: SC to Gujarat govt
23.04.19 - Team PT

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the Gujarat government to give Rs 50 lakh as compensation, a job and accommodation to Bilkis Bano, who was gang raped during the 2002 riots in the state. 

A pregnant Bilkis Bano was gangraped on March 3, 2002, in ...
  


CJI Ranjan Gogoi on sexual harassment allegation:
20.04.19 - Team PT

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today strongly denied allegations of sexual harassment and said the independence of the judiciary is "under threat" and it "cannot be made a scapegoat". 

In an "extraordinary and unusual hearing" presided over by him and called at a moment's notice ...
  


Ill-advised orders will increase resentment and sense of alienation
CIVILIAN TRAFFIC BAN ON SRINAGAR HIGHWAY
14.04.19 - VIPIN PUBBY

THE SITUATION IN the troubled Kashmir valley is turning from bad to worse. The handling of the situation particularly after the imposition of Governor’s rule has left much to be desired. 

The Pulwama incident, in which 40 security personnel were martyred, was indeed a very unfortunate ...
  


WAR ON TV - “Quit the profession, Dammit!”— Arnab Goswami tells Shekhar Gupta
DIRTY WAR AS REPUBLIC UTTERS PRINT, PRINT, IMPRINTED, UNPRINTABLE
05.04.19 - PT MEDIA DESK

A DIRTY intra-media war broke out on Indian news television as Republic TV's Arnab Goswami warned, dared and asked senior journalist Shekhar Gupta and a couple of other journalists to quit the profession and threatened to expose them over their alleged role in the coverage ...
  


Congress promises Rs 72,000 per year to poorest families
ELECTIONS 2019
25.03.19 - Team PT

Addressing the media after the Congress Working Committee meeting, party president Rahul Gandhi said they will provide Rs. 72,000 per annum to the poorest families, if voted to power.

The scheme would cover 5 crore families and benefit nearly 25 crore people, said Gandhi after the ...
  


Mahagatbandhan: Congress continues to suffer from inertia
ELECTIONS 2019
21.03.19 - Vipin Pubby

IN THE ABSENCE of any discernible wave in favour of any political party or leader, as had happened in 2014, the ensuing general elections appear to be headed for a battle between alliance partners. Going by the recent developments, it is evident that while the ...
  


Lok Sabha Elections: 7 Rounds From April 11 To May 19, Results On May 23
10.03.19 - Team PT

The national election will be held in seven rounds from 11 April and the results will be announced on May 23, the Election Commission said on Sunday. Voting will be held across India on April 11, April 19, April 23, April 29, May 6, May ...
  


Punjab CM condemns grenade attack on bus at Jammu
07.03.19 - Team PT

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has strongly condemned the cowardly grenade attack on a Punjab Roadways bus by suspected militants at Jammu bus stand and has directed the State Chief Secretary and DGP to coordinate with their counterparts in Jammu & Kashmir to ensure ...
  


Pak won’t hesitate to nuke India if faced with defeat, warns Amarinder
04.03.19 - Team PT

Even as he asserted that neither country could afford a full-scale war, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday warned that Pakistan would not hesitate to use its nuclear arsenal if it felt it was losing out against India in a conventional war. 
 
Pointing out ...
  


War is not a picnic, former RAW chief warns PM Modi
24.02.19 - Team PT

FORMER CHIEF OF RAW A. S. Dulat said that war was not a picnic and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to weigh his widely speculated options against Pakistan with preference for an aggressive diplomacy.

"Prime Minister Modi has been lucky so far, but he must weigh ...
  


“Disaster” describe Adivasi rights group as Supreme Court orders eviction of tribespeople
23.02.19 - Team PT

The Supreme Court has ordered the eviction of up to 8 million tribal and other forest-dwelling people, in what campaigners have described as "an unprecedented disaster,” and "the biggest mass eviction in the name of conservation, ever” claims Survival International, an organisation that champions tribal ...
  


Operation Karaoke: Cobrapost stings 36 Bollywood celebrities
READY TO PROMOTE A POLITICAL PARTY FOR MONEY
19.02.19 - Team PT

Cobrapost is back at it and this time, the company has released an expose called 'Operation Karaoke' which shows involvment of over 30 celebrities willing to accept large sums of money in exchange of propagating messages in favour of political parties. 
 
Cobrapost, on Tuesday, released the ...
  


Woman gang-raped by 12 near Ludhiana, police conduct raids
11.02.19 - Team PT

The Punjab Police on Monday conducted raids at various places in Ludhiana district after a young woman alleged she was gang-raped by 12 men at a farmhouse near Jagraon town after she and her male friend were attacked and abducted.
 
No arrests have been made so ...
  


15th Fin Comm notifies committee to resolve Punjab’s 31000 Cr food account legacy issue
11.02.19 - Team PT

To resolve the pending Rs. 31000 crore food legacy issue of Punjab, 15th Finance Commission today set up a committee.
 
Commission chairman NK Singh, who had during a recent meeting with the Punjab Government conceded the gravity of the issue, today gave approval to the issuance ...
  


CBI transfers SP investigating Chanda Kochhar case
ICICI BANK SCAM
27.01.19 - Team PT

The CBI has transferred the investigating officer in the ICICI Bank case as its "discreet inquiry" suggested his role in leaking information related to searches, officials said on Sunday.

Superintendent of police Sudhanshu Dhar Mishra was transferred to Ranchi, a day after filing the FIR in ...
  



Load More
TOPIC

TAGS CLOUD

ARCHIVE


Copyright © 2016-2017







NEWS LETTER