AAP leader files complaint against Chief Secretary over ‘casteist remarks’

New Delhi, Feb 20 : The Aam Aadmi Party’s Ambedkar Nagar MLA Ajay Dutt on Tuesday filed a police complaint against Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash for making “casteist remarks” during a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence here. In the complaint, Dutt accused the top bureaucrat of “misbehaviour” on Monday night and hurling casteist […]

Attack on Delhi Chief Secretary is criminal conspiracy: IAS body

[New Delhi: IAS officers exit after meeting Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh over alleged manhandling of Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash by an AAP MLA, in New Delhi on Tuesday. /PTI] New Delhi, Feb 20 : IAS Association Secretary Manisha Saxena on Tuesday said that Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was “manhandled” and “mistreated” at Chief […]

Twitter urged to stop bullying of disabled people: Report

London, Feb 20 : Claiming that reporting disability-related abuse on Twitter remained cumbersome, a Britain-based charity on Tuesday has urged the microblogging site to do more to help users with disability to report hate speech. According to the Muscular Dystrophy UK, the lack of a clear option to label abusive tweets based on disability was […]

‘100 civilians killed’ as Syrian jets bombard rebel enclave

Damascus, Feb 20 : At least 100 civilians, including 20 children, were killed and hundreds wounded as Syrian government forces bombarded rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area outside Damascus, a war monitor said. The Eastern Ghouta is the last remaining opposition-held enclave near the capital and is completely surrounded by areas under government control. The UK-based Syrian […]

AAP says its leaders manhandled, party volunteers beaten

New Delhi, Feb 20 : The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said its leaders Aashish Khetan and Imran Hussain were heckled and manhandled and party volunteers thrashed by “motivated elements” masquerading as Delhi government employees. The ruling party shared a video on its Twitter handle, which had visuals of commotion while Khetan was entering the […]

CPI-M shielding real culprits in Kannur murder: Congress

Kannur (Kerala) Feb 20 : Even though the Kerala Police have arrested two people in connection with last week’s killing of Shoaib, a young Congress worker, the party on Tuesday said the real culprits in the murder were being shielded. The Congress leadership said that the arrests made so far were “wrong” and that the […]