Ex Indian Army Officer asked to prove citizenship Current Affairs 

Ex Indian Army Officer asked to prove citizenship

Guwahati: In a bizarre but familiar situation in Assam, an Indian Army retired officer, Mohd. Azmal Haque has been accused as an illegal immigrant by the Assam Police. He has been served notice to prove citizenship by the Foreigners’ Tribunal (FT). Azmal Haque, who joined the Indian Army as a mechanical engineer in September 1986 and served the Indian Army… Read More
Maulana Mahmood Madani under CBI court trial in corruption case Current Affairs 

Maulana Mahmood Madani under CBI court trial in corruption case

New Delhi: The matter of forged bills and causing loss to the exchequer is haunting Maulana Mahmood Madni again. Last week a CBI court has decided to put former Rajya Sabha MP on trial in a corruption case. The court has said that there are enough material on record to proceed with the case under various sections of IPC and… Read More
Gujarat class 12 student writes expletives and erotic stories in economics paper, gets pass marks Current Affairs 

Gujarat class 12 student writes expletives and erotic stories in economics paper, gets pass marks

AHMEDABAD: In a yet another incident of negligence, a class XII general stream student was passed by the examiner despite him writing only expletives as answers in five questions while assessing his economics paper. The boy who hails from Rajkot has also wrote about his imaginary love making experience with Bollywood stars Aishwarya Rai and Rani Mukherjee but still pass… Read More
Aejaz Shaikh First Muslim senate elected in Solapur University under graduate category Current Affairs 

Aejaz Shaikh: First Muslim senate elected in Solapur University under graduate category

Solapur (Maharashtra): In a surprise move, Aejaz Shaikh, a young teacher contesting Solapur University Senate elections under registered graduates open category has marked his win. He claims to be the first Muslim elected in Solapur University under graduate category. Solapur University senate election was held on 25 September. As per University’s record there are 9084 registered graduates who were allowed… Read More
Dear PM, is there a danger to my life Ravish Kumar writes in open letter Current Affairs 

Dear PM, is there a danger to my life? Ravish Kumar writes in open letter

Well-known TV news anchor Ravish Kumar, who runs Prime Time on NDTV India has written a strong open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi after receiving threats in a WhatsApp group. In his open letter, Ravish criticized PM for following people who use abusive and threatening language on social media. Ravish has written the letter on his blog Naisadak mentioning… Read More
Palestine gets Interpol membership, Israel faces setback Current Affairs 

Palestine gets Interpol membership, Israel faces setback

Beijing: In a nipping diplomatic defeat for Israel, the world’s largest international police organization on Wednesday accepted the “State of Palestine” as a full member. “The State of Palestine and the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries,” an Interpol tweet read. #BREAKING: The State of Palestine & the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries #INTERPOLGA pic.twitter.com/gdFiAlTozc — INTERPOL… Read More
Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving through Royal decree Current Affairs 

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving through Royal decree

Jeddah: Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that it would allow women to drive for the first time, in a royal decree King Salman abolished the longstanding ban in the ultraconservative kingdom. The Gulf kingdom is the only country in the world that bans women from driving. Until now, only men were allowed licenses and women who drove in public risked… Read More
Human Shield was wrongful confinement, says J&K police report Current Affairs 

Human Shield was wrongful confinement, says J&K police report

SRINAGAR:  A police inquiry interim report says Farooq Ahmad Dar was subjected to “wrongful confinement”. Dar, who was tied to an army jeep and paraded during the violence-hit April 9 by-polls in Srinagar, had cast his vote before he was used as a “human shield”, a police report confirmed. The 2 page police report states, “During the investigation, it came to… Read More
If you are ready to pay extra fee of Rs 50, public services will come to your doorstep in Delhi Current Affairs 

If you are ready to pay extra fee of Rs 50, public services will come to your doorstep in Delhi

New Delhi: Delhiets won’t have to visit government office from next year to get their birth certificate or the RC of their vehicle. For a fee of Rs 50, these documents will be personally handed to them right at their doorstep. Special representatives will be deployed who will apply on your behalf. They will collect the required documents and deliver… Read More
Saudi women seek healthy environment through running, a rare initiative by Bliss Run Life 

Saudi women seek healthy environment through running, a rare initiative by Bliss Run

JEDDAH: A group of women of different ages lined up behind Rasha Al-Harbi to begin a weekly open air running session in a country where we don’t expect to see many runners along a sea walkway in Jeddah. Saudi Arabia is full of walkways and parks, you can find a park in every neighborhood. However parks and walkways size differ… Read More