Hardnews Bureau

Post date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 14:35

In his three years in office, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tried different approaches with Pakistan
Aryaman Bhatnagar Delhi

Post date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 18:32

Residents in flood-prone areas, such as Mithila, have a long history of living with floods. It’s time to listen to them
Dinesh Kumar Mishra Jamshedpur 

Post date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 17:52

As the results of bypolls in Delhi, Andhra Pradesh and Goa are announced, here is a look at what the victories mean
Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 15:09

The decision to disengage in the Doklam conflict is certainly India’s win over a bullying neighbour. However, it could be a ploy for another Chinese move in future
Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Friday, August 25, 2017 - 13:34

New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah and Union Minister Smriti Irani today took oath as Rajya Sabha members. Mr Shah is making a debut in Parliament. The oath was administered by Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu in his Chamber. Both the BJP members were elected to the Upper House from Gujarat where polls were held this month. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad among others accompanied the two new members to the Chairman’s chamber. 


Post date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 18:29

The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling is expected to have serious implications for the Whatsapp privacy case and Aadhaar case which are currently being heard in the court

Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 17:59

Jamia Teachers’ Solidarity Association (JTSA) released a press statement and said that they hoped the ‘justice’ granted to Colonel Purohit is extended to all terror-accused, irrespective of their religion

Post date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 13:24

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, by majority judgement, today declared the practice of triple talaq as unconstitutional. The judgement was delivered by a five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India JS Khehar and comprising Justices R F Nariman, U U Lalit and Kurian Joseph and Abdul Nazir. The three judges said that the triple talaq was unconstitutional and un-Islamic. However, the two judges (Justice Nazeer and Justice  Kehar) gave a dissenting judgement. The apex court decision came on a bunch of petitions challenging the practice of triple talaq.

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Post date: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 18:53

Thirteen coaches of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express train went off-track as carriages slammed into each other at Khatauli near Muzzafarnagar in western Uttar Pradesh on Saturday evening, killing 23 and injuring 156 people. The railway officials announced a compensation of Rs 3.5 lakh to the family of those killed and Rs 50,000 for those seriously injured. A desperate search for survivors is underway. Though stern action has been taken against eight officials with immediate effect, the cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained.

Post date: Monday, August 21, 2017 - 18:40

Rahul Roy, speaks to Hardnews about the success of the protests and also discusses the road ahead for the movement
Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Post date: Friday, August 18, 2017 - 13:06

The police are treating the incident as a multiple planned terrorist attack
Hardnews Bureau Delhi 

Post date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 16:37

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