Mukherjee’s latest iterations about India’s multicultural values and pluralism will inevitably be viewed through a political lens even though the occasion at Rashtrapati Bhawan was in essence an academic one.
Breaking his silence on BJP leader Subrmanian Swamy's allegations about his British nationality, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said he is not scared of the government and is ready to go to jail if found guilty.
The bloodbath of the NDA allies on whom BJP was banking for its forward-backward winning combination, means that both Paswan and Kuswaha, will have reduced clout in the union government of which both are a part.
BJP bit electoral dust and Owaisi’s AIMIM sank without a trace in the six seats that it contested - a far cry from the 24 seats in the four Seemanchal districts of Purnea, Katihar, Kishanganj and Araria - it had originally been speculated to contest.
Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity has stopped adoption services at its homes over new rules that allow adoption by single parents. The guidelines hurt their conscience, and are not for religious people, the Missionaries have said.