New Delhi: Bilkis Bano, the 82-year-old who earned the moniker “Dadi of Shaheen Bagh” during the long protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the national capital has now been named among the 100-most influential global personalities by Time magazine. “I am very happy that I was honoured in this manner. Although I did […]Read More
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New Delhi: The Supreme Court has said that it would lay down the law to balance a citizen’s right to protest with another’s right to free movement. Dealing with a petition filed against the Shaheen Bagh protests, the bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Aniruddha Bose and Krishna Murari said that the right to protest […]Read More
The trouble with crying wolf is that, eventually, the wolf gets a free pass, as people stop believing those warning cries and stop rushing out to chase away the predator. The wolf is real and deadly, only made unreal to decent folk by repeated false alarms. Threats to democracy fit the bill today: people are […]Read More
Former Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid was today arrested by the Delhi Police under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). Earlier this week, Khalid was called by the Crime Branch for questioning in the northeast Delhi riots case. He was let off after the questioning. Khalid has already been booked under the Unlawful […]Read More
CHANDIGARH: Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday asserted that Article 370 and the Citizenship (Amendment) Act were never political issues for the BJP, but were connected with the country’s unity and integrity. Tomar also said Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee sacrificed his life for the unity and integrity of the nation. […]Read More
The Ball brothers have largely done business as a group since eldest Lonzo joined the NBA in 2017, and now, the trio has found new representation. Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball will all sign with Roc Nation Sports, LaMelo Ball’s manager, Jermaine Jackson, told ESPN’s Jonathan Givony. “This was a family decision,” Jackson said. “This is […]Read More