Intention behind “Maatr” is not commercial success: Raveena Tandon

Mumbai, March 30 : Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon, whose next film “Maatr” deals with crime against women in society, says the clear intention behind making the film is to create awareness among the audience. Speaking here at the trailer launch of the film, Raveena said: “Intention behind ‘Maatr’ is not commercial success but to spread […]

Pregnant woman alleges triple talaq over girl child fears

Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), March 30 : A pregnant woman in Uttar Pradesh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath alleging her husband had verbally divorced her by pronouncing a triple talaq. The woman in her letter alleged that her husband did so as he feared she is carrying a baby […]

Shocked Africans try to grapple with racist attacks

By Vishal Narayan New Delhi, March 30 : The vicious attacks on Africans in Greater Noida are a reminder of the palpable hatred, which many of us still harbour for the ‘blacks’ and which the lynching mob betrayed at the first opportunity. The incident has not only struck a mortal blow in the hearts of […]

India assures Nigeria of action as Indian envoy summoned over attacks

Abuja/New Delhi, March 30 : India moved swiftly to assure Nigeria of action over attacks on four Nigerian students as Abuja summoned the Indian envoy to express displeasure over the incident and reminded that it was not the first such occurrence. In Abuja, Sola Enikanolaiye, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, summoned Indian High […]

Gadkari inaugurates care centres for cancer-hit children

Mumbai, March 30 : Three dilapidated buildings of Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) on a 1.2 acre plot, transformed into a cheerful haven within a year for children undergoing cancer treatment and were inaugurated by Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari. “This is the happiest moment for me to inaugurate the child care centres. Within a year, […]

No hand baggage stamping at seven airports from April 1

New Delhi, March 30 : The CISF has decided to do away with stamping of hand baggage tags at seven major airports in the country from April 1. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has chosen airports at Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Cochin and Ahmedabad for the new system to “upgrade” the security system […]