Government denies any lynching by cow vigilantes in Alwar

New Delhi, April 6 : Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday denied any incident of beating or lynching in Rajasthan by ‘gau rakshaks’ (cow vigilantes). He was responding to the opposition that came down heavily on the government in Rajya Sabha for being “insensitive and ill-informed” on the attacks on […]

ED attaches Virbhadra’s Rs 27.29-crore Delhi farmhouse

New Delhi, April 3 : The Enforcement Directorate has attached the Rs 27.29-crore Delhi farmhouse of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a money laundering case, an official said on Monday. The agency attached the farmhouse in Dera Mandi village near Mehrauli in south Delhi under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. “The property’s […]

African envoys threaten to take attack issue to Human Rights Council, demand visible deterring measures

New Delhi, April 3 : African Heads of Mission have strongly condemned last week’s attack on Nigerian nationals in Greater Noida, calling it “xenophobic and racial in nature”, and kept open the possibility of taking the matter to international human rights bodies for an independent investigation if the government failed to take legal action against […]