Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

12 hours, 4

Ahmedabad: The tragic death of a 60-year-old Dalit activist, who had set himself on fire in Gujarat over government’s alleged failure to regularize land tilled by a landless labourer, triggered protests in Gujarat. Bhanubhai Vankars had succumbed to his burn injuries late on Friday. Bhanubhai Van...

South Korea propose idea of co-hosting 2021 Asian Games with North in bid to strengthen inter-Korean ties

19 hours, 3

Pyeongchang: A South Korean province is considering a proposal to co-host the 2021 Asian Winter Games with North Korea in a bid to strengthen inter-Korean ties, South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency said on Saturday, quoting provincial governor Choi Moon-soon. Gangwon province, host for the current 20...

Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress

21 hours, 2

Former Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely today rejoined the party months after he quit to join the BJP, where he said he was an "ideological misfit". Lovely, who was a former minister in the Sheila Dikshit-led government, met party chief Rahul Gandhi at his residence along with Delhi...

South Korea propose idea of co-hosting 2021 Asian Games with North in bid to strengthen inter-Korean ties

19 hours, 3

Pyeongchang: A South Korean province is considering a proposal to co-host the 2021 Asian Winter Games with North Korea in a bid to strengthen inter-Korean ties, South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency said on Saturday, quoting provincial governor Choi Moon-soon. Gangwon province, host for the current 20...

17 killed in Florida school shooting by former student: sheriff

3 days, 5 , 1

At least 17 people, including students, were killed after a former student opened fire at a Florida high school, law enforcement officials said on Wednesday. The shooting suspect, identified as Nicolas Cruz, has been taken into custody. The FBI is assisting local officials in the investigation. "...

Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

12 hours, 4

Ahmedabad: The tragic death of a 60-year-old Dalit activist, who had set himself on fire in Gujarat over government’s alleged failure to regularize land tilled by a landless labourer, triggered protests in Gujarat. Bhanubhai Vankars had succumbed to his burn injuries late on Friday. Bhanubhai Van...