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Godhra Carnage Was Not An Act Of Terrorism: High Court

Ahmedabad:  While changing the death sentence of 11 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train burning, the Gujarat High Court on Monday upheld that there was a conspiracy, but ruled that it was “neither terrorism nor an act of waging war against the state”. The High Court, deciding appeals challenging convictions …

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200 Muslims Flee Rajasthan Village After Muslim Folk Singer Killed

New Delhi:  After a Hindu priest and his friends allegedly killed a Muslim folk singer a few weeks ago, at least 200 Muslims have fled their village in Rajasthan, the police said yesterday. Trouble erupted in Dantal village near the border with Pakistan on September 27, when a local priest …

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In New Book, Ivana Trump Says She Has 'No Problem' With Melania Trump

Ivana Trump’s new book is being billed as a parenting manifesto from a self-styled “Lion Mom,” but readers of “Raising Trump” will likely be thumbing past the advice on keeping kids off drugs and on curfew. Trump’s stance on kiddie credit cards? Womp, womp. What folks really want to know …

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Mayor Sadiq Khan To Visit India, Pak To Promote London

London:  London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced on Tuesday that he would visit India and Pakistan this year to promote the British capital as a destination of choice for trade and cultural ties. Mr Khan, whose grandparents were born in India and parents migrated from Pakistan to the UK, said he …

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Yashwant Sinha Alleges Many BJP Lapses In Handling Jay Shah Case

Patna:  Highlights Yashwant Sinha, BJP veteran, says party has “lost moral high ground” Claim based on allegations against BJP chief Amit Shah’s son Sinha recently attacked economic slowdown, was rebutted by government After his recent slapdown of the government’s handling of the economy, former union minister Yashwant Sinha today said …

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The Hunt In US For Missing 3-Year-Old Adopted From Orphanage In India

A 3-year-old from Texas has been missing for three days since her father sent her out alone to an alley at 3 a.m. — her punishment, police say he told officers, for not drinking her milk. Sherin Mathews, a special-needs toddler last seen early Saturday morning in her family’s back …

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With 10,000 Electric Cars Purchase, PM Modi Leads This Plan From Front

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has kicked off India’s race to turn all new passenger car sales electric by 2030. The largest order has gone to a company that hasn’t commercially started producing the vehicles. Tata Motors Ltd. hasn’t sold a single electric car yet, though Chief Executive Officer Guenter Butschek …

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