Saturday, January 21, 2017

Government spends Rs 3.09 per Rs 500 currency note: RTI

Mumbai (IANS) : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) spends Rs 3.09 for each Rs 500 note as cost towards paper, printing and other charges,...

Independent thinking and free expression at Indian universities : Manmohan Singh

Kolkata (IANS) : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said independent thinking and free expression at Indian universities were under "threat" in the wake...

Islamic State targets in India: Middle class educated youth

By Rajnish Singh  New Delhi : Global terror network Islamic State mostly recruited educated Indian Muslims belonging to middle income groups, according to a confidential National...

AMU researchers awarded at IIM Ahmedabad conference

By TCN News Aligarh Muslim University researchers associated with the Department of Business Administration were recently awarded the third prize at the 7th International Conference...

Pakistan said Muslim countries ‘must’ unite to help Rohingyas

Kuala Lumpur : Pakistan's top foreign policy advisor Sartaj Aaiz on Thursday urged the Muslim world to play an active role in helping the Rohingya...

Graves of martyrs killed during 1921 Malabar rebellion to be renovated, reclaimed

By Shafeeq Hudawi, Twocircles.net The Malabar rebellion of 1921 occupies an important place in Indian history, and apart from historical records, the graveyards of the...

गुमनाम और हाशिए से दूर हैं ‘वन गुर्जर’

आस मोहम्मद कैफ,​ ​TwoCircles.net​ ​ सहारनपुर: ​सहारनपुर से बिजनौर तक फैले जंगलो के ऊंचे​ ​पहाड़ी इलाके में लाखों वन गुर्जर रहते है. ​ये लोग जानवरों के...

Targeted by Khadi management, employees threaten all-India strike

Mumbai : After the furore over calendars and diaries, in which Mahatma Gandhi's photos were replaced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's, the Khadi & Village...

American Federation of Indian Muslims celebrates Silver Jubilee by giving student scholarships worth Rs...

By TCN News The arrival of the New Year may have been celebrated in myriad ways by people across the globe; but for 120 students,...

Jamia Millia Islamia to get special postal cover

New Delhi : To mark the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) centenary, the Department of Posts will issue a special cover on the university in recognition...

Telangana to pressurise Centre for 12 percent Muslim quota: CM

Hyderabad : Telangana will pass a bill to provide 12 percent reservations to Muslims in the state and bring pressure on the Union Government to...

NIA visits Bihar to probe Kanpur train derailment

New Delhi : An NIA team reached Bihar's Motihari district on Wednesday to investigate the alleged role of Pakistan's ISI behind the Indore-Patna Express train...

End of Hajj Subsidy, a relic of the Colonial era, unlikely to worry Indian...

By Faisal Fareed, Twocircles.net Call it an election gimmick or an agenda of the Central government, but the announcement to set up a panel for...

Demonetisation effect: Too many vegetables, too little money

By Prabhu Mallikarjunan Sunil Kumar, a 31-year-old farmer in Tondala village, Kolar district, 85 km east of Bengaluru, lost Rs 300,000 in November when tomato...

Two Kashmiri footballers selected for Spanish club call on CM Mufti

Jammu : Two young Kashmiri footballers Basit Ahmad and Mohammad Asrar, who are going to play for Spanish third-division club Sociedad Deportiva Lenense Proinastur, on...

Students protesting for Rohith Vemula detained in Delhi

New Delhi : About 250-300 students, staging a demonstration here commemorating the death anniversary of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula, were on Tuesday detained when they...

IIMC to start Urdu journalism course

New Delhi : The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) will start a journalism course in Urdu, the government announced on Tuesday. M. Venkaiah Naidu, Minister...

दंगो में रासुका लगी, अब भाजपा ने थमा दिया टिकट

आस मोहम्मद कैफ, TwoCircles.net मुज़फ्फ़रनगर: भारतीय जनता पार्टी ने मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगे के सभी बड़े आरोपियों को यूपी विधानसभा का टिकट दे दिया है. कवाल दंगे...

भाजपा से अलग चुनाव लड़ेंगे उपेन्द्र कुशवाहा, 18 को घोषित होंगे प्रत्याशी

सिद्धांत मोहन, TwoCircles.net वाराणसी/लखनऊ : केंद्र में एनडीए के घटक दल राष्ट्रीय लोक समता पार्टी (रालोसपा) ने उत्तर प्रदेश में आगामी विधानसभा चुनावों में अकेले...

नफरत से टकराना यानी रोहित वेमुला हो जाना है

नासिरूद्दीन ‘गुड मॉर्निंग, जब आप सब यह खत पढ़ रहे होंगे, मैं आपसे दूर चला जा चुका होऊंगा.. मैं इस तरह की चिट्ठी पहली...