Saturday, April 29, 2017

Police question JNU students in Kanhaiya sedition case

New Delhi, (IANS): The Delhi Police on Friday questioned at least four of the 30 JNU students who were asked to join a probe...

Kanhaiya, 29 other JNU students told to join sedition case probe

New Delhi, (IANS): Notice has been issued to 30 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, to join the probe into alleged raising...

Sadhvi Pragya blames Congress for her nine years in jail

Bhopal, (IANS): Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, a prime accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, after being released from jail on Thursday said...

India at par with Afghanistan, Iraq, and Egypt in violation of religious freedom, reports...

By Siddhant Mohan, TwoCircles.net The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has alleged that 10 of the 29 Indian states are suffering from...

Mushawarat urges government to initiate dialogue in Kashmir

TCN News Navaid Hamid, President of All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat (confederation of sixteen major Muslim organizations) has expressed deep concern over the deteriorating law and...

US varsity announces $5,000 scholarship for Indian students

New Delhi, (IANS): The Missouri State University (MSU) in the US on Thursday announced $5,000 scholarship for Indian students. The university will grant the scholarship...

From angry young man to angry father: Vinod Khanna’s cinematic voyage

By Vikas Datta  New Delhi, (IANS): He came into prominence playing an angry young man in a 1970s classic and one of his last major...

Jamia students protested in solidarity with people’s resistance movement of Kashmir

TCN News Students of Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi took out a protest march in the university campus on Tuesday. Tiled 'Memoirs of Resistance', students...

Role of the youth in nation-building: Why they must remain incorrigibly optimistic

By Professor Mohammad Sajjad for Twocircles.net The following is the text of a talk that Professor Sajjad was supposed to deliver at a college of...

UP ATS to counter radicalisation of youth with “Ghar Wapsi”

By Siddhant Mohan, TwoCircles.net A week after the UP Anti-terrorism Squad (ATS) arrested six men from Bijnor district of Western Uttar Pradesh, ATS has now...

Iqbal, tolerance and Pratap Bhanu Mehta’s wrong turn

By Umair Azmi for TwoCircles.net In a recent piece in the Indian Express (April 19, 2017), titled “Iqbal's Wrong Turn”, public intellectual Pratap Bhanu Mehta...

भारत ‘हिन्दू राष्ट्र’ नहीं ‘हिन्दुत्व राष्ट्र’ की ओर बढ़ रहा है —मशावरत के अध्यक्ष...

अफ़रोज़ आलम साहिल, TwoCircles.net दिल्ली: ऑल इंडिया मुस्लिम मजलिस-ए-मशावरत के राष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष नवेद हामिद ने मोदी सरकार के इस दौर देश के ताज़ा हालात को...

Farmer’s daughter Tasleem Fatima grabs third spot in Telangana IPE exam

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net Hyderabad: The modest house of Mohammed Samad in Murtazaguda area of Rangareddy district has been flooded with people visiting him...

Hyderabad’s Nizam was a visionary, says President

Hyderabad, (IANS): President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday described the last Nizam of Hyderabad State Mir Osman Ali Khan as a visionary, who founded Osmania...

MCD polls: Opposition leaders claim EVM tampering, offer to quit

New Delhi, (IANS): With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sweeping the Delhi municipal polls on Wednesday, opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress leaders...

Social media platforms banned in J&K

Jammu, (IANS): The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday banned all social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp for one month in the...

52 AMU students awarded ‘Late Anwar Ahmad Ansari Scholarship’

TCN News Aligarh: The Dean Students Welfare, Aligarh Muslim University recently conducted interviews to award ‘Late Anwar Ahmad Ansari Scholarships’. The Scholarship program started by Parvez...

I lost seven years to false terror charges, now I want to achieve my...

By Amit Kumar, Twocircles.net February 18, 2008, was an important date for Yahya Kammukutty. A software engineer with more than 10 years of experience, Yahya...

BJP sweeps Delhi civic polls, set to win over 170 wards

New Delhi, (IANS): The BJP was on Wednesday set to retain its hold on Delhi civic bodies, winning 143 and leading in 31 of...

Islamophobic incidents up by 1,000% since Trump took office: Muslim group

Washington, (IANS): The number of Islamophobia incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials has increased by around 1,000 per cent since President...