10 May 2016
New Delhi: Ten JNU professors emeritus, including noted historian Romila Thapar and academician Deepak Nayyar, have written to Varsity Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar, alleging "clampdown" on free speech by imposing "severe" punishments on students in connection with the controversial February 9 event.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been honoured with the Best Actor Award at the 63rd National Film Awards, says he was humbled and touched as President Pranab Mukherjee mentioned him in his speech.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for his reply to the debate on AgustaWestland chopper deal in the Rajya Sabha yesterday, saying he had presented ‘all relevant facts’ rising ‘above politics’.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: IITs have been asked to teach Sanskrit language for facilitating study of science and technology as reflected in its literature, Lok Sabha was told yesterday.
08 Apr 2016
Rohtak: A court in Haryana today directed the Police to probe 'hate speech' allegedly made by yoga guru Ramdev in which he suggested that those refusing to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' deserved to be killed.
03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a security lapse, a woman today breached the security ring deployed near South Block for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy and threw a flower pot on the road which was to be taken by him shortly afterwards.
12 Mar 2016
Panaji: It won't be tolerated that a person like Kanhaiya Kumar can say anything 'just because we have freedom of speech', Goa Environment and Forest Minister Rajendra Arlekar has said.
18 Mar 2016
Washington: Several Jewish religious leaders said they would boycott Donald Trump when he addresses a major pro-Israeli conference here on Monday, as they accused the Republican presidential front-runner of "sowing seeds of hatred".
02 Mar 2016
New Delhi/Lucknow: Union Minister Ram Shankar Katheria was pilloried by Opposition parties for his alleged hate speech at a condolence meet for a VHP leader in Agra over which police lodged an FIR against three people for allegedly making inflammatory comments but he was not named.
25 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted link to the speech of Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani made in the Lok Sabha during the debate on the recent incidents concerning some Central universities.