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Government ends Haj subsidy, to focus on ‘empowering minorities without appeasement’

Minister Mukhtar Naqvi said the govt would utilise the funds saved from withdrawing the subsidy for education of minorities, particularly girls.

ICC penalises Virat Kohli 25 per cent of his match fee for misconduct

Kohli received one demerit point for breaching Level 1 of the ICC code of conduct during South Africa's second innings.

‘Remove Republic TV mic,’ says Jignesh Mevani: Chennai journos say 'no thank you'

“I won’t answer questions. Remove the mic,” Jignesh told journalists in the room.

No khap panchayat, individual, society can question marriage of adult man to woman: SC

The Supreme Court said that if the Centre does not enact a law banning khap panchayats, it will step in.

Police plotting to kill me, alleges VHP leader Pravin Togadia after he went missing

Togadia was found unconscious in a hospital in Ahmedabad late on Monday after being reported missing in the day earlier.

She has cancer and is in pain, she's just 10 yrs old: Your help could save her life

This girl's poor family needs Rs. 5 lakh for her treatment, can you help her?

‘You can have the cows, give us the land’: Jignesh Mevani to BJP

“PM Modi not been able to perform, he’s the symbol of grand failure,” said Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani.

Five laws Indian women need as urgently as a ban on triple talaq

In its urgency to push through the Triple Talaq Bill, the government appears to have overlooked five criminal laws relating to women and marriage.

Aadhaar to roll out facial recognition as 'additional security feature'

However, the face recognition would be used only in "fusion mode", that is it would be valid only when used along with one more authentication feature or OTP.

Politicising Judge Loya's death or pressure tactics on his son? Debate on

While some Twitter users voiced their scepticism about Anuj Loya’s statement, others claimed the issue had been unnecessarily politicised.