23 Nov 2011
The intellectuals’ criticism of the Trinamool Congress government decision to cancel meeting at Metro Channel has encouraged the Left Front leaders in West Bengal.
14 Aug 2016
New York: Micro-blogging website Twitter suspended the account of Guccifer 2.0 - a hacker (or hackers) who compromised Democratic National Committee's (DCC) computer network and leaked its emails -- on Saturday, after it revealed a cache of information stolen in a cyber-assault.
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.
26 Jul 2016
Philadelphia: US First Lady Michelle Obama yesterday addressed the opening night of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) with a message of hope and unity for the party while endorsing presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton, saying she "trusts Hillary to lead the country".
20 Jul 2016
New York: Social networking giant Facebook has partnered with the US television network ABC for a non-stop live streaming of both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions.
18 Dec 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday gave approval to a new tribal package, which among other things envisages an exclusive tribal panchayat for the protection of their rights.
29 Jul 2016
Ahmedabad: Protesting against the thrashing of Dalits in Una, members of the community traditionally engaged in skinning and tannery work have refused to dispose of the dead cattle in several parts of Guajrat demanding that they be provided protection and I-card by the government to prevent harassment from 'gau-rakshaks'.
27 Jul 2016
Philadelphia: Hillary Clinton today made history by clinching the Democratic White House nomination, becoming the first woman to lead a major party in the US Presidential race.
02 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Delhi Government's Social Welfare and Women and Child Development department on Saturday called for a collective effort of all agencies and stakeholders to ensure protection of child rights.
19 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Cauvery Supervisory Committee is meeting on Monday to decide on the quantum of the river water to be released to Tamil Nadu and other states by Karnataka.