Hardnews Bureau

Post date: Friday, August 25, 2017 - 13:34

New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah and Union Minister Smriti Irani today took oath as Rajya Sabha members. Mr Shah is making a debut in Parliament. The oath was administered by Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu in his Chamber. Both the BJP members were elected to the Upper House from Gujarat where polls were held this month. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad among others accompanied the two new members to the Chairman’s chamber. 


Post date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 18:29

The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling is expected to have serious implications for the Whatsapp privacy case and Aadhaar case which are currently being heard in the court

Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 17:59

Jamia Teachers’ Solidarity Association (JTSA) released a press statement and said that they hoped the ‘justice’ granted to Colonel Purohit is extended to all terror-accused, irrespective of their religion

Post date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 13:24

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, by majority judgement, today declared the practice of triple talaq as unconstitutional. The judgement was delivered by a five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India JS Khehar and comprising Justices R F Nariman, U U Lalit and Kurian Joseph and Abdul Nazir. The three judges said that the triple talaq was unconstitutional and un-Islamic. However, the two judges (Justice Nazeer and Justice  Kehar) gave a dissenting judgement. The apex court decision came on a bunch of petitions challenging the practice of triple talaq.

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Post date: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 18:53

Thirteen coaches of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express train went off-track as carriages slammed into each other at Khatauli near Muzzafarnagar in western Uttar Pradesh on Saturday evening, killing 23 and injuring 156 people. The railway officials announced a compensation of Rs 3.5 lakh to the family of those killed and Rs 50,000 for those seriously injured. A desperate search for survivors is underway. Though stern action has been taken against eight officials with immediate effect, the cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained.

Post date: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 18:40

Rahul Roy, speaks to Hardnews about the success of the protests and also discusses the road ahead for the movement
Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Friday, August 18, 2017 - 13:06

The police are treating the incident as a multiple planned terrorist attack
Hardnews Bureau Delhi 

Post date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 16:37

Beatrice Jauregui is an Assitant Professor of C

Post date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 14:06

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has conducted raids at about a dozen places in the Kashmir valley in connection with alleged terror funding from Pakistan and Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK), official sources said here on Wednesday. NIA personnel, assisted by local Crime Branch (CB) and state police raided about a dozen places in Srinagar and Tangmarg in Baramulla district and Handwara in the frontier district of Kupwara since early Wednesday morning.

Post date: Monday, August 14, 2017 - 17:19

PALLEKELE: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and paceman Mohammed Shami combined to help India crush Sri Lanka inside three days by an innings and 171 runs in the third and final test to complete a 3-0 series sweep today. The beleaguered hosts were all out for 181 in their second innings shortly after the scheduled tea break after being made to follow on. They were all out for 135 in their first innings yesterday, replying to India's 487.

Post date: Monday, August 14, 2017 - 14:24

BRD hospital Principal Rajiv Kumar Mishra says the delay in the payment was due to CM Yogi Adityanath’s visit
Hardnews Bureau Delhi 

Post date: Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 15:54

New Delhi:  A series of ceasefire violation and shelling by Pakistan in two differed parts of Kashmir on Saturday has left a soldier wounded and civilian dead. After militants opened fire on an Army building late Friday night in Kalaroos in frontier district of Kupwara, Sunil Randhawa of the 17 Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry (JAKLI) sustained injuries, defence ministry spokesman, Col Rajesh Kalia told UNI.