CAA protesters observe one day fast in solidarity with farmers

Gaya : A one day symbolic protest and fast was organised at Shanti Bagh, Gaya, Bihar, on the completion of one year of the start of the historic protest against CAA. The protest that started  on 29th December, 2019 against CAA continued in Shanti Bagh, Gaya for 84 days before it was suspended on account of humanitarian crisis created by Corona. The protest was held in order to remind the government that the CAA has still not been repealed. People took a pledge that if the government  moves ahead with…

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Security forces blamed for killing 3 Kashmiri civilians

Protesting family members say two were students, another was laborer. They called it “a cold blooded murder” SRINAGAR: The family members of three alleged Kashmiri militants who were killed by Indian forces said Wednesday that their relatives were innocent. They also blamed the Indian police of extra-judicial killings saying they were shot down in a staged shootout. The Kashmir zone police on Wednesday morning claimed that “three unidentified militants have been killed in an encounter in the Lawaypora area of Srinagar city and the search is underway.” Soon after, the family…

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Israel hit 300 targets in Gaza, 50 in Syria in 2020

Some 176 rockets and mortars were launched from Gaza Strip, says Israeli army JERUSALEM: The Israeli army on Thursday said that it has attacked 300 targets in the Gaza Strip and 50 others in Syria in 2020. “The data of 2020 found that about 300 targets were raided in the Gaza Strip and the forces thwarted 38 attempts to infiltrate through the security fence [with Gaza],” the army said in a statement that Anadolu Agency reviewed. “176 rockets and mortars were launched from the Gaza Strip, 90% of them landed in…

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Democracy and Indian Muslims living in peril

By MD Tabrez Alam India with over one billion people stands the second-largest democratic country in the world regardless of having diversities in each and every States / UTs of it. It has so much assortment of language, culture, caste, religion, ethnicity, etc. that except for democracy no other system of governance can be succeeded. It is because of the all-encompassing nature of democracy that India has remained united since its Independence. Nowhere country as India where unity lies in its varieties which includes rich culture, tradition, customs, heritage, folk…

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54 arrested in a month under ‘Love Jihad’ law on UP

Lucknow- Fifty-four persons have so far been arrested under the UP Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion law, 2020, which was implemented a month ago. According to official sources, the Uttar Pradesh Police have lodged 16 FIRs, booked 86 people and arrested 54 of them ever since the law came into force. Thirty-one accused persons are yet to be arrested. The maximum number of 26 people were booked in Etah under the provisions of new law –14 of them in a single case. A senior police official said most of the FIRs were…

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