Defence Minister’s reply in Parliament blasts those alleging rapes by Army in Kashmir

Newsroom Staff New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today informed the Rajya Sabha that no Armed Forces personnel serving in areas notified as “disturbed areas: under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 have been prosecuted during the last three years. The Defence Minister in a written reply, in response to a query by Avinash… Read More Defence Minister’s reply in Parliament blasts those alleging rapes by Army in Kashmir

Universities must become temples of knowledge and learning: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Desk   New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has called upon the universities to work towards becoming temples of knowledge and learning. The president was speaking to a select gathering on the concluding day of the 3-day Festival of Innovation at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday. On this occasion he presented the Visitor’s Awards for the… Read More Universities must become temples of knowledge and learning: Pranab Mukherjee

BJP MLA hits police horse with lathi, breaks leg

Newsroom24x7 Desk Dehradun: Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Ganesh Joshi along with a few others today brutally attacked a police horse with lathi (baton), leaving the animal with multiple fractures in one leg. The BJP had organised a protest demonstration here  against the Harish Rawat led government in Uttarakhand. There was heavy deployment of police. Mounted… Read More BJP MLA hits police horse with lathi, breaks leg