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Day: February 12, 2019

First Dalit Film Festival in US Shortlists Kaala and Masaan Among Other Films by Dalit Filmmakers

Dalit artists are set to storm New York City on Feb 24 and 23 in an unprecedented film festival organised by a number of US-based Ambedkarite organisations. The Dalit Film and Cultural Festival is a first of its kind festival that aims to expose to the world the “nuances of Dalit life” that remain “buried […]

Afghan Govt Fires Election Commission Ahead of Prez Polls in July

The Afghan government on Tuesday, 12 Fabruary, fired its election commission. The move by President Ashraf Ghani’s administration comes more than three months after chaotic parliamentary elections the results of which have still not been announced and ahead of July’s controversial presidential vote. A terse four-sentence statement said both the Independent Election Commission and its […]

Income Tax Department responsible for loss of Rs 6,000 cr in real estate taxes after error in assessment, reveals CAG report

The Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) has exposed the chinks in the armour of the Income Tax Department revealing that the department has lost Rs 6,093.71 crore as tax revenue from the real estate sector due to errors. And, the finding is limited to merely 7 percent of the sample cases that were […]

News18 Wrap: Fire in Delhi Hotel Kills 17, MIG-27 Crashes in Pokhran & Other Stories You MightHave Missed

News18 Wrap brings you some of the biggest stories on News18.com today to help you stay updated at all times. In case you missed it At least 17 people were killed in a fire that broke out early on Tuesday in Delhi’s Arpit Palace hotel, was “too narrow” and also locked. According to the fire […]

This Is Love: Couples Share What It’s Like to Be Gay in India

Video Editor: Rahul Sanpui Camera: Abhishek Ranjan, Sumit Badola and Shiv Kumar Maurya 6 September 2018 was a momentous day for the LGBTQ+ community in India. The part of the archaic law under Section 377 of the Indian penal code that criminalised Queer sex was knocked down. Same-gender couples were free to love. At least […]

Congress farm loan waivers: Cultivators shocked to find names on beneficiaries list as MP ministers allege fraud by bank staff

Editor’s Note: The Congress rode to power in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan by promising to rid the state of farmers’ issues. However, after securing a huge victory, the Congress’ farm loan waiver schemes have thrown up several discrepancies, exposing a few major irregularities in previous BJP governments’ agriculture debt adjustments. In this four-part series, we analyse […]

Assam Musician’s Viral Rap Against Citizenship Bill Slams Govt for Failing North-East

Rahul Rajkhowa, 23, a musician from Assam, has written a powerful song to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 which is currently awaiting the Rajya Sabha’s approval. The Bill seeks to provide citizenship status of Hindu, Sikh, Jain, Parsi, Christian or Buddhists migrating to India from Afghanistan, Pakistan or Bangladesh. However, the provision does […]

Cong Shares Old Photo to Show Crowd at Priyanka’s Lucknow Roadshow

Don’t fall for fake news, click here to check out The Quint’s WebQoof stories. CLAIM Congress Spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi on Monday, 12 January, shared several images to showcase the crowd that had purportedly gathered at Priyanka Gandhi’s maiden roadshow in Lucknow. Congress general secretary and in-charge of East Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi and party President […]

Bhupen Hazarika’s brother Samar says family will accept Bharat Ratna, day after son Tej declines honour over citizenship bill row

Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika’s brother Samar on Tuesday said his family would “graciously accept” the Bharat Ratna that was conferred to him by the Narendra Modi government on Republic Day, a day after Bhupen’s son Tej turned down the award in protest against Centre’s Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019. Samar Hazarika told Firstpost that their family is […]

Lady Gaga Gave Deathly Stare into the Camera at Grammys and A Meme Was Born

Dressed in a shimmering silver jumpsuit, Lady Gaga rock n’ rollin’ at the night of 2019 Grammys was equal parts awesome and meme-able. Gaga, who took home three Grammys, was the center of attention when she lit the stage by performing ‘Shallow’ from her Oscar-nominated A Star Is Born. But the moment that really caught […]

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