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‘सांप्रदायिक ताक़तें यूपी को सांप्रदायिकता की आग में झोंकने को उतारु’ Staff Reporter

लखनऊ : ‘जब भी मोदी का दौरा होना होता है तब प्रदेश में सांप्रदायिकता और सुरक्षा के नाम पर मुस्लिम समुदाय को आतंकित करने का माहौल बनाया जाता है जिस पर प्रदेश की सपा सरकार भी शामिल है.’

यह बातें आज रिहाई मंच की ओर से जारी प्रेस विज्ञप्ति में मंच अध्यक्ष मुहम्मद शुऐब ने कहा. आगे उन्होंने कहा कि –‘मोदी के दौरे के पहले जिस तरह से खुफिया एजेंसियां आतंकी घटनाओं के इनपुट संचार माध्यमों में प्रसारित कर रही हैं, वो साबित करता है कि खुफिया और सुरक्षा एजेंसियां फ़र्ज़ी गिरफ्तारियों की तैयारी कर चुकी हैं.’

Activists seek NHRC probe into 'farmer suicides epidemic'

New Delhi : Holding multinational companies (MNCs) responsible for the "present agrarian crisis" that has forced over three lakh farmers to commit suicide in the last two decades, environmentalists and activists on Monday sought a NHRC probe into the "epidemic".

Vandana Shiva of Navdanya and Krishan Bir Chaudhary of the Bhartiya Krishak Samaj submitted a petition to the National Human Rights Commission, urging it to probe the epidemic of farmer suicides in India, and direct the government to stop violations of the human rights of farmers.


BJP desires 'Hindu Rashtra', Modi has failed, says Mayawati

Lucknow : BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday accused the BJP of trying to convert India into a "Hindu Rashtra" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had failed to fulfil his election promises.

Addressing a huge rally here, the four-time Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister also accused the government of doing "natakbaji" over the army's surgical strike on terrorist launch pads on Pakistani territory.

The Sunday event was called to mark the 10th death anniversary of BSP founder and her mentor Kanshi Ram and comes ahead of assembly elections in the state early next year.


Bihar toppers scam: Ruby Rai did not write copy herself

Patna : Ruby Rai, an accused in the Bihar toppers scam, did not write her examination copy herself but it was written by someone else, police said on Saturday on the basis of a forensic science lab report.

The lab probed her handwriting sample, police said. Ruby had reportedly 'topped' this year's Class 12 examination conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) in the humanities stream.

Bihar 'court' bans Made in China goods

Patna : A Gram Kachahri (village court) in Bihar's Aurangabad district on Saturday banned the sale and purchase of 'Made in China' goods, after declaring China an enemy for supporting Pakistan.

It also passed a provision with consensus to punish people found violating the order by imposing a fine, officials said.

It is a first of its kind happening in the state when a village body banned 'Made in China' products .


एएमयू छात्र संघ चुनाव : वोटिंग कल, निशाने पर रहेंगे ज़मीरूद्दीन शाह

अफ़रोज़ आलम साहिल व अमित कुमार,

अलीगढ़ : 8 अक्टूबर यानी शनिवार का दिन अलीगढ़ मुस्लिम विश्वविद्यालय (एएमयू) के लिए ‘जम्हूरियत के मौसम-ए-बहार’ का एक बेहद ही ख़ास दिन है. अगर यहां के छात्रों की मानें तो यह दिन छात्र संघ चुनाव के नतीजों के साथ-साथ एएमयू और मुस्लिम राजनीति का भविष्य भी तय करेगा.

SC stays Patna HC order quashing liquor ban in Bihar

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the Patna High Court order quashing the Bihar government's ban on liquor.

A bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Uday Umesh Lalit gave the respondents six weeks time to respond, and gave the Bihar government four weeks time to file its rejoinder.

The stay of the High Court order came on a petition by the Bihar government.

The bench directed the hearing of the matter after 10 weeks.


'Blast' sound in Gujarat's Porbandar was from firecracker: Navy

Ahmedabad : Authorities were on alert on Friday morning after a sound resembling a blast or a gunshot was heard near a naval base at Porbandar in Gujarat's Saurashtra, but it turned out to be a bursting firecracker, officials said.

According to police, the sound was heard by a guard deployed at the naval base, following which a search operation was launched.

"The sound heard at Porbandar was from a firecracker," Navy spokesperson Captain D.K. Sharma said.


Bihar police probe Dhaka terror attack's Munger connection

Patna : Bihar Police on Friday launched an investigation into the terror link of Munger arms suppliers following reports that the weapons used in the July 1 Dhaka cafe terror attack were modified in the Bihar district.

"Police have begun a probe into the terrorist connection with Munger arms smugglers, who were involved in illegal supply outside the state," a police official said.

Ban on new liquor license guided by political considerations: Swaraj Abhiyan

New Delhi : Swaraj Abhiyan on Thursday said the Delhi government's decision of not granting new liquor licenses to restaurants and malls anymore this financial year was guided by immediate political considerations in view of the upcoming Punjab elections.

National Spokesperson of Swaraj Abhiyan, Anupam, said: "We will expose a scam of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the name of granting liquor licenses to malls in coming days."