WhatsApp shares phone number and contact details with Facebook

WhatsApp said that they are not going to share any kind of content with Facebook as WhatsApp have no access to the content. WhatsApp only store user name,phone number and information regarding other users with whom they are in contact on it’s [...]

North Korea celebrated founding anniversary with its fifth and largest nuclear test

Defying pressure from the U.S. and World community North Korea celebrated it’s 68th anniversary of the founding of North Korea in Kim Jong Un’s style by conducting a successful nuclear test.This is North Korea’s fifth and largest [...]

Vijay Mallya’s trick to avoid expulsion failed. Resignation rejected by Hamid Ansari and Ethics panel of Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari has turned down resignation of Vijay Mallya on procedural ground. Raya Sabha ethics committee has also rejected Vijay Mallya’s resignation. This has paved the way for his expulsion from the Upper house. “Hamid [...]

Yet another setback for Congress. The High court ordered to demolish Adarsh building.

It seems nothing is working in favour of the Congress Party. The Bombay High court ordered to demolish the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society building. The High Court has also ordered to investigate the role of Politicians and officers in this [...]

Mumbai court drops charges against 9 accused due to lack of evidence in Malegaon blast case.

A Mumbai court has accepted the discharge applications of nine accused in Malegaon bomb blast case and ordered the release of the accused. Atleast 37 people were killed in the Malegaon blast in 2006.The court headed by Session Judge VV Patil [...]

Bangladesh summons Pakistani’s high commissioner for detaining Bangladeshi official

Diplomatic ties are worsening between Pakistan and Bangladesh. Bangladesh detained an official of the Pakistan High Commission due to his “suspicious movement” few days back. Pakistan reciprocated by detaining Bangladeshi official in Pakistan [...]

President’s rule imposed in Arunachal Pradesh. President has accepted Union Cabinet’s recommendation.

President Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the recommendation of the Union Cabinet to impose President’s rule in Arunchal Pradesh after meeting with Union Home Minister Sh. Rajath Singh. The Union Cabinet on Sunday had recommended President’s [...]

8 terrorists entered in Uttarakhand

Eight suspected terrorists have entered in Uttara Khand and one of the terrorist was found moving in an unspecified area in Dehradun late Monday night.Police got the information of the terrorists through a video clip.Police released a photograph [...]

Brand Aam Admi: Poor Kejriwal spent Rs 60 crores in 11 months for self-promotion

Arvind kejriwal is spending approximately Rs 5.45 crores per month on promotion of brand Aam Admi.Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal spent Rs 60 Crores in just 11 months for the publicity and marketing of brand “Aam Admi”. Aam Admi is no more ‘Aam [...]

Shocking: Muslim cleric says ‘half naked girls’ are responsible for Cologne sexual assault in Germany

A Muslim cleric has blamed victims for cologne sexual assault since they were half naked and wearing perfume. This shocking claims made by Sami Abu-Yusuf of the Salafist Cologne mosque. On New Year’s Eve mobs of refugees sexually molested [...]

Terror attack on University in Pakistan.15 Killed.50 Injured

There is a terror attack on Bacha khan University university in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday morning by unidentified Islamic terrorists. Bacha Khan Univeristy is situated in Charsadda district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan. Key [...]

Could the BRICS New Development Bank usher a New Bipolar Financial World Order?

With the emergence of the New Development Bank, formerly known as the BRICS Development Bank, and the AIIB (Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank), the world is increasingly becoming Bipolar, with China and India together growing as the ‘Eastern [...]

Unlocking the Greece Crisis: Is the world tilting towards socialism the wrong way?

The Greek crises is interesting, not just because it points to how bad government policies can bring a state on the brink of its own failure but also because it points to a much a deeper crisis within capitalism. Capitalism as a system has [...]
Deepening Indo-Lankan Ties

Modi Deepens Ties with Sri Lanka, Seeks Edge over China on a Landmark Visit

As part of PM Narendra Modi’s first tour to Sri Lanka, India and Sri Lanka today signed four bilateral pacts which includes agreement on visa and customs to simplify trade and reduce non-tarriff barriers, agreement on youth development and [...]

Repatriation of Bru Refugees: Displaced but not Disenfranchised

The hill tracts of the Mizoram-Tripura border have always been the same as long as one could remember. Roads are hard to find even under the clear skies of late summer. Earlier this year, monsoon rains in July had flooded the forest paths and [...]

When there can be politics on women, about women, how about politics for women?

“I can’t stress enough why women’s political participation is important,” Ms. Bachelet said. “It is, of course, because it’s the right thing to do, because it will create better democracies…” Ms. Michelle Bachelet is a Chilean [...]

Vashudhaiv Kutumbkam – Why concept of countries is irrelevant today ?

The building of nations was a step in the “evolution “of both humanity and social structures. It germed out of the formation of small settlements and as the population grew the competition for land became more and more fierce. The world [...]

Verdict of the Delhi Gang Rape Case: An End or a New Beginning?

On a chilly winter morning of 16th December 2012, a girl woke up to a promising new day but little did she know that by the end of the day her life would have turned upside down. The Delhi gang rape case of December 16th 2012 became a nationwide [...]

Chinese dragons in the sea: China’s marine encirclement of India

Does Confucianism hold as much sway in China today as it did during the rule of the Ming Dynasty? A massive Chinese armada commandeered by the navigator Zheng Le embarked on a seven-voyage maritime adventure from 1405-1433. His inimitable feat [...]

Communal violence and riots – The Snake which needs to be slayed

Communal violence in UP has raised its head again. At least nine people including a TV journalist were killed and as many as 34 were injured as fresh violence erupted  at Muzaffarnagar, UP. As per reports, the tension had been simmering in [...]

Being Woman: Breaking the illusions of culture

It was a bright Sunday morning. Fresh, sunny and upbeat. Sometimes you don’t look beautiful but feel like one. That’s the time when you are worth capturing even if the picture doesn’t come out to be perfect. One such day it was. One beautiful [...]

Sen-Bhagwati Debate: The missing link in the two-way effect of growth and development

The recent debate on growth-development dynamics between two economists Amartya Sen and Jagdish Bhagwati has created much interest in the world of Development Economics.  At the heart of the debate lies the question whether growth is a pre-requisite [...]