19 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Suspected cases of Avia influenza at the Delhi zoo have prompted authorities to shut down its premises.
17 Sep 2016
Geneva: Stepping up its offensive against Pakistan on the Balochistan issue at the UN Human Rights Council, India on Friday said Pakistan is a nation that practises terrorism on its own people and the sufferings of the people of Balochistan are a telling testimony in this regard.
20 Sep 2016
Geneva: On a day that New Delhi vowed to launch a diplomatic blitz against Islamabad in wake of the ghastly terror attack on an army base in Uri that left 18 soldiers dead, India on Monday began at the UN Human Rights Council meeting, where it charged Pakistan with continuing to 'test the patience as well as wisdom of this Council'.
02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress, which was formed in 1998 as a small regional party, has got the national party status on Friday. The Election Commission has granted the status to the party which is currently the fourth largest party in the Lok Sabha after BJP, Congress and AIADMK.
24 Aug 2016
Washington: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stern warning to Pakistan over severe human rights violations in Balochistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), the US also shared its concern over the entire matter. The State Department in a clear message to Pakistan said that it is concerned about human rights situation in both the regions.
13 Jul 2016
Hyderabad: The Zakir Naik issue has sparked a debate among Muslims, creating a "vertical division" in the community on whether his preachings are right or wrong, and this "unwarranted" development may lead to law and problems, says Abid Rasool Khan, Chairman of State Minorities Commission, serving Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
23 Jul 2016
Lucknow: Taking note of BSP workers allegedly busing "abusive" language against the minor daughter of expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, Uttar Pradesh Commission for Protection of Child Rights yesterday directed the administration to provide it the video footage of the incident.
04 Mar 2011
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed an advocate to submit additional documents related to the property acquired by the kin of former Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan.
12 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi government today said it is in the process of setting up State Human Rights Commission soon, a day after Chief Justice of India TS Thakur raised alarm over the issue.
16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Actor Vivek Oberoi says he finds nothing wrong in helping Kapil Sharma in sorting out the controversy created by the comedian's tweets on corruption in the BMC, as he feels he is "no criminal and just a good human being."