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BJP destroying peaceful communal atmosphere in Kerala: Antony

Thiruvananthapuram : Hitting out hard at the BJP, former defence minister A.K. Antony on Saturday said the party is "trying to destroy the peaceful communal atmosphere of the state and hoped the party is not able to open its account in the Kerala assembly.

Talking to reporters here, Antony also attacked the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M). He said that in order to keep up the tempo of the development activities in Kerala, the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) is the "best bet.

143 of 300 girls cleared JEE under Udaan scheme: Irani

New Delhi : Under the "Udaan" scheme of CBSE, 143 out of 300 girls from the initial batch had cleared the JEE exam, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Friday.

The HRD ministry's programme Udaan is a CBSE project launched in November 2014 to mitigate the gap between school education and engineering entrance examination.

RSS does not want government to pass GST bill: Congress

New Delhi : The Congress on Friday asserted that the RSS does not want the government to push the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill for passage in parliament. The party said it will support the key legislation if the Narendra Modi government agrees to its two "principal demands".

"We have been saying that let's pass GST. But because RSS has red flagged GST, the government will not like to pass GST and they will only blame us," party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said to reporters at the Foreign Correspondent's Club here.

Retired IPS officer files petition against appointment of cop accused in Ishrat Jahan Fake Encounter as Gujarat DGP

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net

Gujarat: Julio Ribeiro, former Mumbai Police Commissioner has filed a petition in Gujarat High Court against IPS officer, PP Pandey’s appointment as in-charge Director General of Police (DGP), Gujarat.

Pandey, who was out on bail in the alleged fake encounter case of Ishrat Jahan, has been appointed as the in-charge Director General of Police (DGP) of Gujarat after the incumbent P C Thakur was transferred to Delhi on April 16, 2016.

हमें काम नहीं करने दे रहा सुन्नी वक़्फ़ बोर्ड - NSIC

TwoCircles.net Staff Reporter

लखनऊ - केंद्र सरकार के लिए डाटा इंट्री का काम कर रहे संगठन NSIC ने एक पत्र के जवाब में कहा है कि उत्तर प्रदेश सुन्नी वक़्फ़ बोर्ड NSIC को बाक़ायदे काम नहीं करने दे रहा है. बोर्ड उन्हें ऑफिस के घंटों में ही काम निबटाने के लिए कहता है, जिससे उनके काम की गति धीमी पड़ती जा रही है.

दरअसल अल्पसंख्यक मंत्रालय ने देशभर में फ़ैली हुई वक़्फ़ की संपत्तियों का लेखाजोखा तैयार करने के लिए राष्ट्रीय सूचना केंद्र के तहत भारतीय वक़्फ़ मैनेजमेंट सिस्टम की स्थापना की है. चार मॉड्यूल में फैले इस सिस्टम में देश की सारी वक़्फ़ संपत्तियों का ब्यौरा मौजूद होगा.

12 AMU students suspended for campus violence

Aligarh : Acting firmly to stem lawlessness on the campus, the Aligarh Muslim University on Friday suspended a dozen students suspected of being key players in the mayhem that erupted four days ago and left two dead.

Manipuri students oppose ST status for Meiteis

Imphal : The All Manipur Students Union (AMSU) has strongly objected to the demand for granting the Scheduled Tribes (ST) status to the Meiteis, a majority community in Manipur.

Manjit Sarangthem, secretary general of AMSU, said: "It will be a wrong step to demand the ST status for the Meiteis."

The objection has come at a time when the Scheduled Tribes Demand Committee (STDC) is making preparations to stage a mass demonstration on May 22 to press the demand for the Scheduled Tribes status to the Meiteis.

Jharkhand cattle traders' killing creates ruckus in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi : The killing of two Muslim cattle traders in Jharkhand in March triggered a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha on Friday as the government maintained it needs to ascertain the facts behind the killing while the opposition demanded a house committee visit the affected area and probe the facts.

The issue was raised by Ghulam Rasool Balyavi of the Janata Dal-United (JD-U).

"They were part of an old trade of buying and selling cattle... They were brutally hanged. I think even the British did not do this to Indians," said Balyavi.

AMU suspends 12 students for alleged involvement in April 23 violence

By TCN News

Aligarh: The Aligarh Muslim University, in a press release, said it had suspended twelve students for their alleged involvement in the violence that erupted on the night of April 23 claiming two lives.

दूसरों के न्याय के लिए लड़ते इज़हार हुसैन

फ़हमिना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net

डेहरी ऑन सोन(बिहार): ऐसे कई नाम हैं जो इंसाफ़ की लड़ाई को अपनी ज़िन्दगी का मक़सद बना लेते हैं. फिर पूरी ज़िन्दगी वे अपने इसी मक़सद को पाने में लगे रहते हैं. बड़े शहरों में ये नाम बड़े सामाजिक कार्यकर्ता के तौर पर देखे जाते हैं, लेकिन छोटे शहरों में ये चौक-चौराहों, गलियों व पान की दुकानों में ही गुमनाम होकर रह जाते हैं. इन्हीं छोटे शहरों के गुमनाम नामों में एक नाम है – इज़हार हुसैन अंसारी. डेहरी ऑन सोन की छोटी-सी जगह में इज़हार अब गरीबों के न्याय के झंडाबरदार हैं.

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