MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar (File Photo)

India condemns Modi’s fake letter to CJI Ranjan Gogoi on Ayodhya verdict

New Delhi: India has strongly condemned a fake letter circulating in Bangladesh’s local media claiming that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed it to Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, congratulating the five-judge Supreme Court bench for “their stupendous contribution to Hindu Rashtra”. “We strongly condemn those responsible for deliberately spreading such fake and malicious news, to […]

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor (File Photo)

Bailable warrant issued against Shashi Tharoor over scorpion remark on PM Modi

New Delhi: A Delhi court has issued a bailable warrant against senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in a criminal defamation case filed by BJP leader Rajiv Babbar over the former’s scorpion remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The order was pronounced on Monday by Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Naveen Kashyap as the main judge hearing the case […]

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (Photo: Twitter)

Total spying is on, Modi should take care of this: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata:  Assailing the Narendra Modi government over accusations of public surveillance through WhatsApp, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday questioned the kind of freedom enjoyed by Indian citizens who can’t even talk safely and requested the prime minister to take care of the issue. “Yes, I know that the government is using this […]

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Photo: Twitter)

Situation in Kashmir unsustainable, not good: Angela Merkel

New Delhi:  German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised the Kashmir issue during her talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday evening, and conveyed that the “situation for the people in Kashmir is unsustainable and not good”, according to German journalists accompanying her. Michaela Kuefner, the Chief Political Editor at DW, Germany’s international TV channel, tweeted […]