Dalit man beaten to death for refusing to share matchbox

A 50-year-old Dalit farm worker was beaten to death for allegedly refusing to give a matchbox demanded by two men in order to light cigarettes in Madhya Pradesh’s Guna district, NDTV reported. The incident took place in Karod village of the aforementioned district. According to police, the victim, Lalji Ram Ahirwar, was resting on a platform in an agriculture field when the accused — Yash Yadav and Ankesh Yadav — thrashed him with sticks following an argument over the matchbox that the accused wanted to borrow from him. “Yash Yadav…

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Tehran accuses western media of misleading on Fakhrizadeh’s assassination by raking up Iran’s nuclear program

By Special Correspondent New Delhi:  Iran alleged that the western media is attempting to cover up terrorist act of assassinating top Iranian nuclear scientist Prof. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh by highlighting Iran’s nuclear program. Iran called on the international community and independent media to strongly condemn this criminal and terrorist act and take necessary measures against its perpetrators and their supporters. Prof. Fakhrizadeh, who was head of the Research and Innovation Division of I. R. Iran’s Ministry, has been assassinated near the capital Tehran on Friday. The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in New…

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AMU kick starts centenary celebrations

By Bushra Salahuddin Aligarh: To mark the official beginning of the Centenary Celebrations in the Aligarh Muslim University from December 1, 2020 in a virtual mode amidst the pandemic, the administration sets forth to make resolute efforts in adding a charismatic zeal to the historic event at every hern and cranny, at every nook and corner of the place. Sir Syed Ahmed Taqvi bin Syed Muhammad Muttaqi- A Man of Vision, a scientist and war hero! Decades of tears and turmoil- 8th January 1877, the Foundation stone, the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental…

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