Day: March 2, 2019

Jamaat-e-Islami ban: 77-year-old Islamic organisation accused of terror links has been politically active in J&K

The Indian government on Thursday banned the Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir organisation for five years under the anti-terror law on grounds that it was “in close touch” with militant outfits and is expected to “escalate secessionist movement” in the state. A notification, banning the group under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, was issued by the […]

Trevor Noah Made a Joke About War Between India & Pakistan, But People are Not Amused

Black lives matter, as the hashtag goes. And yes, they DEFINITELY do. Brown lives? Eh, not so much apparently. Trevor Noah, of the Daily Show, isn’t the funniest late night talk show host by any stretch, but he’s still quite smart. Usually. During a recent show though, the South African comedian made a serious faux […]

QBiz: Hasmukh Adhia Appointed Bank of Baroda Chairman & More

1. Government Appoints Hasmukh Adhia as Chairman of Bank of Baroda The government on Friday, 1 March, appointed former Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia as the chairman of state-owned Bank of Baroda (BoB). Bank of Baroda is set to become the third largest lender of the country after amalgamation with Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank effective […]

IAF pilot Abhinandan return LIVE updates: Wing Commander returns, Air Vice Marshal Ravi Kapoor likely to brief media soon

22:14 (IST) India glad to have Abhinandan back, says Amit Shah BJP national president Amit Shah said, “Dear Wing Commander Abhinandan, entire nation is proud of your courage and valour. India is glad to have you back.” Dear Wing Commander Abhinandan, entire nation is proud of your courage and valour. India is glad to have […]