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Economic data likely to offer new PM Modi some cheer | Reuters

Economic data likely to offer new PM Modi some cheer | Reuters | India News | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian economic data on Thursday is likely to offer some cheer for new Prime Minister Narendra Modi by showing a pick-up in industrial activity and easing inflation.Modi has listed
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IED attack kills Jawan, injures 3 along LoC in J&K

IED attack kills Jawan, injures 3 along LoC in J&K | India News | Scoop.it
A patrol party was targeted at about 8.30 a.m. along the LoC’s Gambhir battalion area, the Army said.
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Modi-Rahul bhai bhai: India's new PM hits all the right notes

Modi-Rahul bhai bhai: India's new PM hits all the right notes | India News | Scoop.it
When Shashi Tharoor approvingly mentioned a 'Modi 2.0' in a column for the Huffington Post, he was immediately attacked by 'deeply disappointed' Congress
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Karachi airport siege: Pak army declares 'area cleared', 21 dead - Hindustan Times

Karachi airport siege: Pak army declares 'area cleared', 21 dead - Hindustan Times | India News | Scoop.it
Pakistan's security forces said on Monday they have relaunched a military operation at Karachi airport as gunfire resumed several hours after they announced the end of a militant siege that left 24 dead. The attack will raise fresh concerns about Pakistan's shaky security situation, and questions about how militants were able to penetrate Jinnah International Airport. In pictures: Gunmen attack Karachi airport
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Let’s debate secularism, not rubbish it

Let’s debate secularism, not rubbish it | India News | Scoop.it
All that has happened is that a certain kind of secular politics has been rejected and it will be wrong to deduce from this that the idea of secular India itself has been rejected. Yet, this is how it is being interpreted
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Dissent grows in AAP as Manish Sisodia slams Yogendra Yadav - Hindustan Times

Dissent grows in AAP as Manish Sisodia slams Yogendra Yadav - Hindustan Times | India News | Scoop.it
After AAP leader Yogendra Yadav resigned from the party's PAC last Saturday, senior leader Manish Sisodia reportedly questioned his motives and strategies that did not help the party in the general elections.
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Rape ‘sometimes right, sometimes wrong,’ says Indian minister

Rape ‘sometimes right, sometimes wrong,’ says Indian minister | India News | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI: A lawmaker from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party has described rape as a social crime, saying “sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong,” in the latest controversial rem
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Attackers referred to Muslim techie as ‘first wicket' after murder

Attackers referred to Muslim techie as ‘first wicket' after murder | India News | Scoop.it
An SMS exchanged by the killers has confirmed that Mohsin Sadiq Shaikh was targetted for being a Muslim.
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Meghalaya: Encounter On With Militants Who Killed Woman in Front of Her Children

Meghalaya: Encounter On With Militants Who Killed Woman in Front of Her Children | India News | Scoop.it
Police forces are engaged in an encounter with the Garo National Liberation Front, the militant group that shot a woman through her head for resisting their attempt to molest her in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills district on Tuesday evening.
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Gopinath Munde Dies After Road Accident, Tributes Across Party Lines

Gopinath Munde Dies After Road Accident, Tributes Across Party Lines | India News | Scoop.it
Gopinath Munde Dies: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the many political leaders who paid their last respects to senior BJP leader and union rural development minister Gopinath Munde at the party headquarters today.
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No Power Can Abrogate Article 370: J&K Cong

No Power Can Abrogate Article 370: J&K Cong | India News | Scoop.it
Amidst a row over Article 370, Jammu and Kashmir Congress chief Saif-Uddin-Soz said it is a closed chapter as "no power on earth can abrogate it".
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9 killed, 13 injured in Delhi storm | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

9 killed, 13 injured in Delhi storm | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis | India News | Scoop.it
9 killed, 13 injured in Delhi storm - Five planes were damaged at IGI airport, and 24 flights were diverted
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Congress protests outside Delhi's UP Bhavan against rapes in UP

Congress protests outside Delhi's UP Bhavan against rapes in UP | India News | Scoop.it
Women activists of the Congress Party on Thursday staged a protest outside the Uttar Pradesh Bhavan here, following reports of two fresh cases of rape in Hamirpur and Moradabad Districts of Uttar Pradesh.Congress leader Shobha Oza said, "The UP
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New government reveals plan for jobs, low inflation | Reuters

New government reveals plan for jobs, low inflation | Reuters | India News | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The new government will use public and private investment to create jobs for the millions who enter the workforce every year and will make containing inflation its top priority, President
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Modi's agenda: Why Prez Pranab's joint address in LS is important

Modi's agenda: Why Prez Pranab's joint address in LS is important | India News | Scoop.it
President Pranab Mukherjee's address will focus on the new government's vision to put India back on the road to becoming an economic superpower. Much of the speech could signal a clean break from the past.
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Modi to visit U.S. in Sept, first trip to Bhutan | Reuters

Modi to visit U.S. in Sept, first trip to Bhutan | Reuters | India News | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the United States, most likely in September, but his first foreign trip will be a lot closer to home - to the tiny Himalayan state of Bhutan.Modi,
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Amethi: Case against 3 for gangrape of a woman over a land dispute, no arrests yet

Amethi: Case against 3 for gangrape of a woman over a land dispute, no arrests yet | India News | Scoop.it
A woman was allegedly gangraped over a land dispute in the Gauriganj area of Amethi on Wednesday. The woman has alleged that some persons assaulted and later gangraped her.
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Don't Use 'Sycophant Terms Like Modi 1, Modi 2': Mani Shankar Aiyar's Advice to Shashi Tharoor

Don't Use 'Sycophant Terms Like Modi 1, Modi 2': Mani Shankar Aiyar's Advice to Shashi Tharoor | India News | Scoop.it
Congressman Mani Shankar Aiyar has advised Congressman Shashi Tharoor to "not use sycophant phrases like the ones he used Modi 2, Modi 1, Modi 3," ripping into his colleague for his headline-grabbing praise for India's new Prime Minister.
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Cops arrest HRS chief for handing out of ‘objectionable’ pamphlets - Pune Mirror -

Cops arrest HRS chief for handing out of ‘objectionable’ pamphlets - Pune Mirror - | India News | Scoop.it
A team from the Pune city police Crime Branch on Tuesday arrested Hindu Rashtra Sena (HRS) founderpresident Dhananjay Jayram Desai
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Narendra Modi, Barack Obama Meeting Likely In September: Sources

Narendra Modi, Barack Obama Meeting Likely In September: Sources | India News | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama could hold their first bilateral meeting in September, when Mr Modi travels to the US for a UN meeting, sources have told NDTV.
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RSS man asks Smriti to rejig CBSE curriculum - The Times of India

RSS man asks Smriti to rejig CBSE curriculum - The Times of India | India News | Scoop.it
RSS man Dinanath Batra met HRD minister Smriti Irani yesterday and gave her a charter of demands, including a blueprint to overhaul Central Board of Secondary Education and a new curriculum framework that can lead to a “strong and vibrant India“.
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1993 Mumbai blasts: Supreme Court stays Yakub Memon’s execution - The Times of India

1993 Mumbai blasts: Supreme Court stays Yakub Memon’s execution - The Times of India | India News | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court stayed the execution of Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, the lone convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case whose death penalty was upheld by the apex court in March last year.
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Badaun gang-rapes, hangings: Fifth accused arrested, two still absconding - Hindustan Times

Badaun gang-rapes, hangings: Fifth accused arrested, two still absconding - Hindustan Times | India News | Scoop.it
Of the seven wanted in the case, three others who have been arrested were identified as Sarvesh and brothers Pappu Yadav and Awadhesh Yadav. Have you faced any danger, Akhilesh asks journalist
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Firmly in saddle, Jaitley now braces for budget - Hindustan Times

Firmly in saddle, Jaitley now braces for budget - Hindustan Times | India News | Scoop.it
Finance minister Arun Jaitley will set in motion from Monday the process of preparing Narendra Modi government’s first general budget. The document is closely awaited by a country that lapped up Modi’s poll slogan — “acche din aane wale hai” — to vote a BJP government to power in the Centre, like never before.
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