Aligarh division

  • CM stresses on safety of people during floods June 29, 2022 6:32 pm Stressing on the safety of people during floods, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ordered field officers to be on their toes to provide relief to the people affected by floods and asked them to ensure that relief reached the people at the earliest. “The …
  • AMU faculty delivers Keynote address June 29, 2022 4:35 pm   Aligarh : Professor Nawab Ali Khan, Chairman, Department of Commerce Aligarh Muslim University delivered Keynote address in the inaugural session of the “International Conference on Behavioural Finance” organized by Department of Management Studies, …
  • New Society of Automotive Engineers Collegiate Club office bearers take charge June 29, 2022 4:35 pm   Aligarh : Arquam Hashim Siddiquie was appointed as the Chairperson of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Collegiate Club, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology (ZHCET), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). He received the charge from the …
  • Month-long ‘Football Summer Coaching Camp’ concludes at AMU June 29, 2022 4:35 pm   Aligarh : School children burnished fundamental skills to become better sportspersons in the recently concluded month-long, ‘Football Summer Coaching Camp’ of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Football Club. Attending the closing ceremony at the …
  • The temple-mosque conflict: India's contested heritage June 28, 2022 9:23 pm Multiple claims by far-right Hindu groups over at least six religious sites in India has triggered fears of a re-run of the Babri Masjid incident across the country. On December 6, 1992, a day remembered as ‘black day’ in India, a crowd of almost 150,000 …
  • Sibling duo attacked  with sharp-edged  weapons, brother dies June 28, 2022 7:10 pm Throwing an open challenge before the law-enforcing agencies, local goons attacked a minor girl and her brother with sharp-edged weapons after being confronted for their amorous advances. The youth died while the girl was said to be battling for her life. …
  • UP: RLD Chief Jayant Chaudhary’s 'Yuva Panchayat' Against Agnipath Sees Huge Turnout June 28, 2022 5:00 pm Lucknow: Buses and Bikes were lined up on all roads leading to Shamli, Uttar Pradesh, where thousands of youths from several districts of western parts of the state had come to attend 'Yuva Panchayat' on Tuesday. It was of the largest gatherings of …
  • UP couple beaten to death by neighbours June 28, 2022 2:17 pm Image used for representational purpose only ALIGARH: A couple was battered to death and its three children were seriously wounded allegedly by their neighbours in an "act of revenge" for one of their family member's killing a few years ago, …
  • Stopped from molesting sister, Mustafa and Mubarak stabbed her brother to death June 28, 2022 9:36 am Lucknow: A youth was stabbed to death by some miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh. The sister of the deceased was also injured in the incident. The police have arrested two of the accused and sent them to jail and the search for the third is on, all …
  • India: Ongoing arbitrary detention and criminalisation of Afreen Fatima's father June 27, 2022 10:34 pm New information IND 003 / 0622 / OBS 047.1 Arbitrary detention / Reprisals India June 27, 2022 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the International …
  • AMU student stabs fellow student, suspended June 27, 2022 5:42 pm AGRA: An 18-year-old student preparing for his NEET exams was allegedly attacked with a sharp-edged weapon by his fellow Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) student outside the Maulana Azad library on Sunday evening after the former had asked him to remain …
  • AMU distance education centre linked to MEAs e-VBAB network project June 27, 2022 6:55 am Summary The e-Vidya Bharati and e-Aarogya Bharati Network Project will be launched by Government of India from the July 2022 academic session The project will provide quality education and medical services through web portals to students, doctors and …
  • Targeted demolitions: Uttar Pradesh back to bulldozer tactics yet again June 26, 2022 1:48 pm The Uttar Pradesh government resorts to bulldozer tactics yet again, this time to terrorise Muslims in Aligarh, but the Supreme Court’s timely intervention forces the Hindutva juggernaut to backtrack on the issue. On June 20, 2022, police in Aligarh …
  • Pride Month: Power of cinema and the positive change it can wield on LGBTQ community June 26, 2022 11:45 am For years, Indian cinema avoided the subject of homosexuality and the transgenders in films. For the most part, it has been shown under the garb of comic relief. It's 2022 and the Indian film industry has still not given credence to homosexuality in …
  • Short Story: A Little Boy’s Harmonica June 26, 2022 11:19 am A 9-year-old boy is witness to rows of coffins from his mountain house window. Through his innovative Blues, short dirges straight from the heart, he pines for his soldier father caught in the crossfire of Russia-Ukraine conflict, and pays tribute to the …
  • Uttar Pradesh Arrests 2,000 People For Violence Over Agnipath And Nupur Sharma Controversy June 26, 2022 8:06 am The Uttar Pradesh Police has so far arrested 1,562 people in connection with the violence over the Agnipath military recruitment scheme, a senior officer said on Saturday. Another 424 people have been arrested in connection with the violence over the …
  • Prayagraj: NCR users’ panel condemns attack on railway properties June 26, 2022 4:05 am PRAYAGRAJ: The Zonal Railway Users and Consultative Committee (ZRUCC) of North Central Railway (NCR) has unanimously condemned the recent violence and damage to railway property during the agitation against the Agnipath army recruitment scheme. The …
  • Lucknow: Civic bodies told to double their income June 26, 2022 3:58 am LUCKNOW: In view of the directives issued by chief minister Yogi Adityanath, the urban development department has started work to make the local bodies self-reliant. Issuing an order for heads of the local bodies across the state, principal secretary of …
  • Lucknow: Free coaching for UPSC exams begins for needy June 26, 2022 3:58 am The social welfare department will bear the expenses to be incurred on coaching LUCKNOW: Bringing relief to financially weaker students aiming for civil services, the UP government has decided to enrol them in best coaching institutes in Lucknow, Prayagraj …
  • Lucknow: 18 bus stations in UP will be developed on PPP mode soon June 26, 2022 3:58 am LUCKNOW: Charbagh, Amausi and Gomtinagar (Vibhuti Khand) bus stations will be among the 18 that UP State Road Transport Corporation will develop on public private partnership mode. Minister of state for transport (independent charge) Dayashankar Singh said …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Nearly 1,500 arrested, 82 cases filed over Agnipath scheme violence June 26, 2022 3:31 am The Uttar Pradesh Police has so far arrested 1,562 people in connection with the violence over the Agnipath military recruitment scheme, a senior officer said on Saturday. In a statement issued on Saturday, Additional Director General of Police (Law and …
  • Workshop on Spanish Speaking Communities June 25, 2022 7:10 pm   Aligarh: Mr. David Puig, His Excellency Ambassador of Dominican Republic to India spoke at length about the case study of Dominican Republic and its roles and responsibilities in relation to outward and inward immigration taking place in the country. He …
  • Prof Asmar Beg becomes Dean of Social Sciences June 25, 2022 7:10 pm   ALIGARH  : Professor Mirza Asmar Beg, Department of Political Science, Aligarh Muslim University has been appointed as Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences for a period of two years with effect from June 26, 2022. Professor Asmar, who specializes in …
  • JNMC surgeons successfully make spinal correction procedure June 25, 2022 7:09 pm   ALIGARH: In a challenging and rare surgery done on a 16 year-old-patient, surgeons and doctors at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University brought back a normal healthy life to the patient who had been suffering from complete loss …
  • AMU distance education centre linked to e-VidyaBharati and e-Aarogya Bharati network project June 25, 2022 7:09 pm   ALIGARH  : The Centre for Distance and Online Education , Aligarh Muslim University will be a part of e-VidyaBharati and e-AarogyaBharati (e-VBAB) Network Project to be launched by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India from July 2022 …
  • Online seminar held on environmental education June 25, 2022 7:09 pm   ALIGARH  : Environmental experts and academicians discussed the various aspects of environmental educational and emphasised the need for developing sensibility in students towards the various conservational ways and means to protect the earth from …
  • EVTRIC Motors Launches Its First Electric Motorcycle Rise In India, Priced At Rs. 1.6 Lakh June 25, 2022 7:04 pm Pune based electric vehicle manufacturer by PAPL, EVTRIC Motors launches its first high-speed motorcycle EVTRIC Rise in India. The high-speed motorcycle was recently launched by the team of Evtric Motors in Sikar, Rajasthan. Priced at Rs 1,59,990 (Ex- …
  • Around 2,000 people arrested in UP for violence over Agnipath, row over Prophet remark: Police June 25, 2022 6:34 pm Devotees arrive to offer Friday prayers as the Police personnel stand guard at Shahi Jama Masjid to maintain law and order, in Agra on Friday | Photo: ANI The Uttar Pradesh Police has so far arrested 1,562 people in connection with the violence over the …
  • India News | UP: 3 Held for Making Illegal Weapons in Ghaziabad June 25, 2022 4:37 pm Ghaziabad, Jun 25 (PTI) Three people were arrested for making illegal firearms inside a temple complex here, police said on Saturday. Superintendent of Police (rural) Iraj Raja told reporters that the three have been identified as Anas of Sahibabad, …
  • India News | Around 2,000 People Arrested for Violence over Agnipath, Prophet Remark: UP Police June 25, 2022 4:36 pm Lucknow, Jun 25 (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh Police has so far arrested 1,562 people in connection with the violence over the Agnipath military recruitment scheme, a senior officer said on Saturday. Another 424 people have been arrested in connection with the …
  • Uttar Pradesh will remain 'dry' even after the arrival of monsoon! June 25, 2022 11:04 am Lucknow: Themonsoon is set to enter Uttar Pradesh between June 29 and July 1. Even after the arrival of monsoon, many districts of the state have very little chance of rain in the month of July. In some districts, rain has been predicted for only 11 days. …
  • Director Hansal Mehta was robbed too in Paris June 25, 2022 9:55 am More reports of theft in France are coming to light since actor-singer Annu Kapoor opened up about his recent experience earlier this week. 'Chhalaang' director Hansal Mehta, who saw Kapoor's video informing people of his valuables and …
  • How the startup TeleCRM found its USP and achieved product market fi June 25, 2022 9:17 am ANI | Updated: Jun 25, 2022 13:26 IST New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI/GPRC): At Flamon, we plan to become 'the Oracle of India' for the digital-first sales teams in post-Jio India with TeleCRM. Our flagship mobile-first tele-sales CRM product …
  • Friday Prayers Peaceful Amid Tight Security in Uttar Pradesh June 25, 2022 7:54 am The Friday prayers ended peacefully amid a watertight security arrangement across the state, senior police officials said. Additional Director General (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar said, “No incident of untoward incident was reported from anywhere in the …
  • Aligarh man cleared of rape charges after 22 years June 25, 2022 7:33 am The accused was 16 in 2000 when he was apprehended by police for an alleged sexual assault on a minor girl. AGRA: After 22 years of trial, a man who is 38 years old now has been cleared of rape charges by a Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) in Aligarh. He was …
  • Lucknow: 18 bus stations on public private partnership mode soon June 25, 2022 2:33 am UP State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) will develop on public private partnership (PPP) mode LUCKNOW: Charbagh, Amausi and Gomtinagar (Vibhuti Khand) bus stations will be among the 18 bus stations that the UP State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) …
  • Agnipath, coaching, and a fauji career June 24, 2022 10:30 pm Rohtak/Patna: It’s 5.30am on a rainy morning at the Sir Chhotu Ram stadium in Rohtak, and a group of 50 young men are being put through the paces despite the inclement weather. In a vest and shorts drenched with sweat and rain, 18-year-old Himanshu …
  • Dara Shikoh Central to RSS 'Assimilation' Project June 24, 2022 8:30 pm Six months before the Ram temple verdict was announced in 2019, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh made an interesting push for Mughal prince Dara Shikoh as a "true Muslim intellectual" who initiated an attempt to foster discourse, peace and concord …
  • UP govt draws blueprint for sugarcane industry June 24, 2022 7:52 pm The Yogi Adityanath government 2.0 has drawn up a blueprint for the next five years for the sugarcane industry and the farmers which includes modernisation of sugar mills, distillery plants, production of sulphur-free sugar, and increasing sugarcane yield …
  • India News | Friday Prayers Peaceful Amid Tight Security in UP June 24, 2022 7:14 pm Lucknow, Jun 24 (PTI) The Friday prayers ended peacefully amid a watertight security arrangement across the state, senior police officials said. Additional Director General (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar said, "No incident of untoward incident was …
  • AMU Students Allege Brutal Beating by Aligarh Rail Police; 2 Cops Suspended June 24, 2022 4:56 pm New Delhi: Two railway policemen have been suspended after two students and one former student from Aligarh Muslim University alleged that they were brutally beaten up over not having a platform ticket when they went to see off acquaintances at the Aligarh …
  • 22 years on, UP teen cleared of rape charges June 24, 2022 2:13 pm Apprehended in 2000, the boy was charged with raping a minor girl of his village and was sent to juvenile home. AGRA: A 16-year-old boy who faced trial for 22 years was cleared of rape charges by the Juvenile Justice Board in Aligarh on Thursday. …
  • New ICMR study reports silent spread of Zika virus in India June 24, 2022 1:36 pm A new study of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has indicated the spread of the Zika virus to several states of India and calls for an urgent need to strengthen its surveillance. Researchers have said in the report that the retrospective …
  • Mandir-masjid disputes: Why it may be a good idea to let local communities sort them out June 24, 2022 9:23 am We should learn to have trust in local communities to iron out in-house differences without unnecessary judicial and political interventions. Starting with Varanasi and Mathura? In the wake of the mayhem triggered by Nupur Sharma’s remarks about Prophet …
  • 387 accused arrested in anti-Agneepath violence so far, coaching centre closed in Aligarh for fear of investigation June 24, 2022 9:07 am New Delhi: Following violent protests against the Agneepath scheme, all the coaching centres at Tappal in Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh did not open their shutters on Wednesday (June 22, 2022). The move comes in the wake of an ongoing investigation …
  • QS World Ranking: No Indian Institution in top 100, Only Three amongst 200 June 24, 2022 8:52 am The QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) ranking of world universities for the year 2023 was released earlier this month. The Indian representation in the global list suggests that no Indian institution has been able to make a place amongst the global top 100. …
  • Today is Juma..., there should be no untoward incident after prayers..., so the UP Police took to the streets. June 24, 2022 7:50 am Lucknow: In view of friday prayers, the police and administration in Uttar Pradesh have once again been alerted. Police carried out flag marches around important places and shrines in all sensitive cities and assured people about the security arrangements. …
  • UP: Three AMU students allegedly thrashed by railway police June 24, 2022 7:04 am The Aligarh railway police on Thursday allegedly thrashed three students from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for seeking assistance while boarding a train. The victims were at the railway station to see off their friends who had appeared for the Ph.D. …
  • Agnipath Protests Live Updates: ‘Agnipath scheme will ‘ruin’ future of youth, will fight against it,’ says IYC; ‘BJP has broken dream of lakhs of youth,’ says Rahul June 24, 2022 5:07 am On June 27, the Congress will protest in the entire state and in each Assembly constituency. (ANI/File)   Explained: The Agnipath scheme for recruiting soldiers — what is it, how will it work? The government on Tuesday unveiled its new Agnipath scheme …
  • Ahead of CUET, universities to tweak their admission processes June 24, 2022 2:12 am New Delhi: With the Centre set to conduct the first-ever common entrance university exam (CUET) for undergraduate admission this year, universities will be tweaking their admission processes. While the admission process will completely change for …
  • Two RPF personnel suspended for assaulting four AMU students June 23, 2022 10:00 pm One RPF Inspector and Constable were accused of assaulting four students of the Aligarh Muslim University at the railway station, after which they were suspended. On Thursday, AMU students created a ruckus for several hours. It is alleged that the RPF …
  • Drones to identify clogged drains June 23, 2022 6:35 pm In a bid to prevent clogging of drains during monsoon, the Uttar Pradesh government is using drones to identify the sites where cleanliness or maintenance of drains is required. Undertaking the statewide campaign on a mission mode, Principal Secretary ( …
  • 2 cops suspended for assaulting 3 AMU students June 23, 2022 5:25 pm Students of Aligarh Muslim University staged a sit-in protest at Bab-e-Syed gate on the campus on Thursday after three of their fellow students from West Bengal were allegedly assaulted and injured by Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel on Thursday. …
  • Aligarh: Coaching centers shut after facing scrutiny over Agnipath violence" June 23, 2022 10:54 am Aligarh: Coaching centers shut after facing scrutiny over Agnipath violence Written by Pratyush Deep Kotoky Jun 23, 2022, 10:34 am 2 min read All coaching centers in and around Tappal, a town in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district, reportedly had their …
  • Five years of Shafique ul Hasan’s journalistic passion in his own words June 23, 2022 9:40 am If the river flowing out of the mountains has flow, excitement and enthusiasm, no obstacle in the way can stop it. It has to reach its final destination- the sea. 5 years ago, on June 24, 2017, when I first shared the news of Hafiz Junaid’s lynching, even …
  • Pride Month: Shonali Bose on queer films June 23, 2022 7:03 am Stills from Shonali Bose’s Margarita with a Straw and Raat Rani (Modern Love Mumbai) Instagram Ratnalekha Mazumdar   |   Calcutta   |   Published 23.06.22, 10:56 AM Shonali Bose became a filmmaker because she wanted to change the audience’s perception …
  • 7 AMU Students Selected in Placement Drive June 23, 2022 4:45 am   Aligarh : ADMIT KARD, a Noida based Edu-Tech company has hired 7 Students as Process Experts, from different courses of the university in a recruitment drive organized by the Training & Placement office (General) of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). …
  • NEP-2020 Webinars held at UGC HRDC June 23, 2022 4:44 am   Aligarh : The UGC Human Resource Development Centre, AMU, organized four Webinars on the National Education Policy-2020 (NEP) from 15 to 20 June in which around 806 participants from all over the country participated. They represent an array of …
  • Facing scrutiny after Agnipath protests, coaching centres shut in town in Aligarh June 23, 2022 12:38 am With coaching centres across Aligarh under scrutiny after protests against the Centre’s Agnipath scheme took a violent turn, many such centres are now closed. On Wednesday, all centres in and around Tappal, a little over 100 km from Delhi, had their …
  • Agnipath Protests: Ensure peace, UP Police tells coaching centres June 22, 2022 9:31 pm The Uttar Pradesh Police has started issuing notices to coaching institutes imparting training to youth for joining the Army to ensure that peace is maintained and their involvement is not found in any act leading to disturbance of law and order. This …
  • The journalists who fought back in Uttar Pradesh June 22, 2022 10:42 am On March 31, a video caught the attention of many on social media: in it, a man with neatly parted, close-cropped grey hair, surrounded by half a dozen policemen, raised his fist and bellowed slogans in a gravelly voice. “Ballia DM chor hai, Ballia SP …
  • Bharat Gaurav: First IRCTC train under Swadesh Darshan scheme embarks on Ramayana Yatra June 22, 2022 5:24 am The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation’s (IRCTC) Bharat Gaurav tourist train embarked on the 18-day Shri Ramayana Yatra from New Delhi. The train will cover approximately 8,000 kilometres between India and Nepal. It will run on the Ramayana …
  • Amrut 2.0 kicks off in UP, ₹1.6Kcr approved June 22, 2022 3:55 am Lucknow: With the state urban development department approving a budget of Rs 1647.5 crore, Jal Nigam on Monday kicked off the Amrut 2.0 scheme in the state. Holding the first state level technical committee meeting, officials said that the projects in …
  • In a league of their own: Wheelchair cricketers win games & hearts June 21, 2022 11:33 pm BOWLED OVER: It’s not just a series of matches for players with physical restrictions but also an opportunity to prove themselves to the world New Delhi: For a cricket match, it was a strange sight. Wicketkeeper Monu Shaikh was stopping the balls with one …
  • Will make Agnipath protesters pay for damages: UP Police June 21, 2022 10:42 pm Lucknow: UP Police and district administrations are assessing the damage caused to public and private property during the protests against the Agnipath scheme across the state. Additional director general of police, law and order, Prashant Kumar said that …
  • NMCG celebrates International Yoga Day at Ganga Ghats June 21, 2022 7:47 pm Jun 22, 2022, 12:20AM ISTSource: ANINational Mission for Clean Ganga has organised Yoga sessions on the occasion of the 8th International Day of Yoga. As a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav commemorating Indiaís 75 years of Indiaís Independence, the eighth …
  • Do they deserve to be in Army: Yogi Adityanath on Agnipath protesters June 21, 2022 7:23 pm Amid the protests against Agnipath, the new military recruitment scheme, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said those who destroy the nation’s assets don’t deserve to be in Army. “Tell me one thing. Those who are damaging the …
  • OPINION | Agnipath: Who is spreading confusion among youth? June 21, 2022 4:51 pm The unrest among the youth over the Agnipath scheme appears to be petering out, with reports coming from Gwalior (MP), Sikar (Rajasthan) and Satara (Maharashtra) about many aspirants preparing for the forthcoming recruitments. The Indian Army on Monday …
  • Three CRPF Officers Killed in Maoist Attack in Odisha June 21, 2022 3:58 pm Bhubaneshwar: Three members of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed in a sudden suspected Maoist attack at Bhainsadani in Odisha’s Nuapada district on Tuesday. The personnel have been identified as Assistant Sub-inspectors Shishu Pal Singh …
  • Agnipath Protests: Bulldozers Make Appearance During Flag Marches In Aligarh June 21, 2022 12:39 pm In a controversial move, the district police here included bulldozers in some of the flag marches in the city after the violence over the Centre's Agnipath scheme. Former Samajwadi Party MLA from Aligarh Zameer Ulla Khan criticised the move saying …
  • The vulgar living style of Pakistan’s nouveau riche June 21, 2022 12:25 pm According to the media reports, Shehbaz Sharif, Pakistan’s recently installed PM, ordered an expenditure of Rs. 3.5 crores and 2 crores respectively on the renovation of the swimming pool and washrooms in the PM House. Earlier, Shehbaz Sharif, despite …
  • Agnipath: Train services heavily hit amid stir, Bharat Bandh; Army notifies rules | Top points June 21, 2022 8:30 am A Bharat Bandh was observed by some groups, mostly defence aspirants, across the country on Monday against the Centre’s military recruitment drive titled Agnipath, heavily affecting train services across the country. The short-term recruitment model has …
  • WATCH | Cop, Wife Almost Drown As Scooter Falls Into Drain On Waterlogged Road In Aligarh June 21, 2022 7:15 am New Delhi: A policeman and his wife on a two-wheeler fell into a drain on a waterlogged street in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh. The cop, with his wife riding a pillion, was seen near a hospital parking in Aligarh, and the incident was caught on the hospital …
  • AMU mourns demise of Prof Anwer Salamat Khan June 21, 2022 5:23 am   Aligarh: Faculty members, non-teaching staff and students of the Faculty of Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) mourned the demise of Dr Anwer Salamat Khan (Retired Professor of Nephrology and former Chairman, Department of Medicine) in a …
  • Agneepath: Attempts to jam the highway in Sant Kabirnagar, the protesters ran away on seeing the UP Police June 21, 2022 5:20 am Lucknow: On Monday, youths tried to block the highway in Uttar Pradesh's Sant Kabirnagar against the 'Agneepath' scheme brought by the Central Government for recruitment in the army. On information, the police immediately reached the spot, on …
  • Agnipath Scheme Protest LIVE Updates June 21, 2022 3:30 am Agnipath Scheme Protest Live: The protests against the government's army recruitment scheme 'Agnipath' continued unabated. Various state government tightened the security in veiw of the 'Bharat Bandh' call given by the armed forces …
  • IRCTC to start Ramayana Yatra tour today; check details here June 21, 2022 2:41 am “It will be for the first time that the train will go from India to Nepal, and connect the two religious cities of Ayodhya and Janakpur," Ajit Kumar Sinha, chief regional manager of IRCTC said. The train, originating from Safdarjung railway station, …
  • ‘Agnipath will sound the death knell for armed forces’... June 21, 2022 2:23 am Lt Gen Vinod Bhatia (retd), a former Director-General of Military Operations, tells DH’s Anirban Bhaumik that ‘Agnipath’ is regressive and unnecessary and that the ‘Agniveers’ will be risk-averse. Excerpts: Do the armed forces of India need a scheme like …
  • Agnipath: Bulldozers join cops during flag march in UP... June 21, 2022 2:23 am Undeterred by the widespread criticism over razing houses of Muslims who had allegedly taken part in the protests over a BJP spokesperson's objectionable remarks on the Prophet, the Uttar Pradesh police seemed to have included bulldozers as a tool to …