In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital Current Affairs 

In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

Washington: A majority of world’s nation including India in United Nations General Assembly denounced the decision of US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. 128 of the 193 members on Thursday voted in favour of a resolution calling on the United States to withdraw its decision. Trump had earlier threatened to cut off financial aid to countries… Read More
Muslim family accused of ‘land jihad’ in Meerut, forced to give up house after Right wing groups protest Society 

Muslim family accused of ‘land jihad’ in Meerut, forced to give up house after Right wing groups protest

A Muslim family in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut district was denied entry into a house that they had bought from a Hindu man and were accused of committing ‘land jihad’. The incident happened around 8 pm on Sunday when the family reached the new home to take possession of the house. Usman Ahmad, whose elder brother Nauman purchased the property said,… Read More
All 2G scam accused acquitted, Manmohan says massive propaganda against UPA govt was baseless Current Affairs 

All 2G scam accused acquitted, Manmohan says massive propaganda against UPA govt was baseless

New Delhi: A Special CBI court in New Delhi acquitted Former telecom minister in UPA government A Raja, DMK leader Kanimozhi and all other accused today in a 2G spectrum allocation scam which stirred the country politically. The special court held that the prosecution “miserably failed” to prove the charges. In the 1,552-page order, special CBI judge OP Saini faulted… Read More