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Night outs by girls against Indian culture, says Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

Night outs by girls against Indian culture, says Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

Days after justifying meat ban and even proposing to extend it during Navaratri and saying APJ Abdul Kalam was a  nationalist despite being a Muslim, Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma has reportedly made another controversial statement. Speaking to CNN IBN, Mahesh Sharma said that, “Girls wanting a night out may be all right elsewhere but

Innovation, digital economy, clean energy to animate PM Narendra Modi’s US trip.

WASHINGTON As Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets out win over America again with an outreach to the Indian-American community, three themes would animate his journey-entrepreneurship and innovation, digital economy and renewable energy. Landing in New York on Sep 23 evening, Modi will have an interaction with potential investors, a discussion with media and communication majors

Modi greets people on Samvatsari.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the people on the Jain holy occasion of Samvatsari. “Samvatsari greetings. May this day further the spirit of harmony in society. Michhami Dukkadam,” the prime minister said in his message. Samvatsari is the last day of one of the most significant Jain holy occasions, ‘Paryushan Parv’. Centre, State

Auditions for modeling event by 4 Frndz :Tomorrow.

Jammu, September 18 Modeling auditions to be conducted in Jammu on Saturday, September 19 for the annual edition of  “Walk & Groove 2k15″. The event is organised every year by 4 Frndz Club and the auditions will be conducted at the International Institute of Fashion Technology (IIFT). Stating that the event is organised in order

J-K separatist leader Asiya Andrabi arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, September 18 Chief of radical Islamic women’s outfit Dukhtaran-e-Milat (Daughters of Islam) Asiya Andrabi, was arrested on Friday, for openly displaying anti national sentiments, waving Pakistani flags on multiple occasions and addressing a conference in Pakistan over the phone. Andrabi had earlier this year, celebrated Pakistan Independence Day, which falls on the eve of

Cops stop Law Secretary from entering civil secretariat:Police orders probe, transfers SHO

Srinagar, September 17 In a major embarrassment to Law Secretary Muhammad Ashraf Mir, police Thursday allegedly barred him from entering his office at the civil secretariat during the chief minister’s movement. Mir said that not only he was prevented from entering his office at Secretariat gate but also SHO allegedly seized his official car bearing