Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) states that Father Stan Swamy was a Christian Priest of the Jesuit order. He had spent all his life caring for the indigenous Tribal or Adivasi people who lived in the thick forests of Central India.
Last Sunday, dozens of Muslim women were put up for sale on an app called “Sulli Deals”. This app and website had used publicly available photos of Muslim women and created profiles that describe women as “deals of the day”.
Sources said that 50 Indians were flown to New Delhi in an Indian Air Force plane on Saturday. “Local staff are still on the mission. But, for all practical purposes, the consulate is temporarily shut,” the sources said.
On Wednesday, Narendra Modi did the biggest cabinet reshuffle since 2014, the year he came into power. 36 new faces were brought into the council of ministers. The number of ministers in the new cabinet was increased from 52 to 78, just a little short of the permitted limit of 81.
On Thursday, massive violence broke out in various districts of Uttar Pradesh during nominations for the elections of block head in 825 blocks of the state.
A series of counterinsurgency operations in Indian-administered Kashmir resulted in the death of eight suspected rebels and two Indian soldiers, said the officials.
Amid the surge of COVID-19 cases in Japan, the organizers of the Tokyo Olympics, after discussions with the government and Paralympic representatives, agreed on Thursday to hold the event without the spectators.
Supporting the dialogue between India, Pakistan, and Jammu and Kashmir to resolve the Kashmir dispute, the Separatist amalgam Hurriyat Conference, in the leadership of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has listed a set of steps to develop an atmosphere for the talks.
Manish Maheswari, the Managing Director of Twitter India, has been booked for presenting a wrong map of India on its website on a complaint of a Bajrang Dal leader in Bulandshahr of Uttar Pradesh, reported ANI.
On Monday, the UN’s latest report on “Children and Armed Conflict” was presented in the UN Security Council for an open debate. In the report chapter on India, Antonio Guterres, the Security General of the UN made the following observations.