Rajasthan Police book writers and publishers for linking Islam with terrorism

New Delhi: The Rajasthan Police have registered a FIR against publishers and writers of a book in which a chapter links Islam with terrorism. The case was registered on Thursday with the Jaipur police station against the Rajasthan State Textbook Board, owner of Sanjeev Passbook Publication, and writers for linking Islam with terrorism, insulting and hurting the religious beliefs of Muslims, and criminal conspiracy. In all, 14 people have been booked in the case. The objectionable content was included in the textbook published for students in 12 grade during the previous…

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Ali Asgar Vohra : A PhD scholar on a mission to save house sparrows

By Special Correspondent Ali Asgar Vohra, a PhD scholar from Vadodara and his wife spend their Sundays to spread awareness about the declining number of house sparrows and take measures to save them. ”I spent 20 to 25 % of my stipend for making nests and water bowls for house sparrows. From last few months, my wife also gives some of her savings for house sparrows.” For the past nine years, he has been working hard to save house sparrow in every possible way and aware people about the declining…

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Mizoram government seeks Centre’s help for relief to Myanmar refugees

While ruling out the possibility of deporting these refugees until situation in Myanmar gets back to normal, members of the team requested the central government’s intervention for providing necessary relief measures to refugees staying in Mizoram AIZAWL/NEW DELHI — A high level Mizoram government team on Friday urged the central government to provide relief to the people sheltered in the bordering state after fleeing from the neighbouring military coup-hit Myanmar. A statement by the Mizoram government said that at the instruction of Chief Minister Zoramthanga, a high profile four-member team met…

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