Jaipur: Rajasthan Police on Monday suspended   for the undue delay in taking to a hospital a man brutally attacked by cow vigilantes in Alwar district who later died. Police source said Mohan Singh had been suspended for negligence and delay in taking Rakbar alias Akbar to the hospital at the earliest on Saturday. Action has also …

New Delhi: The BJP on Monday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on the ‘secrecy pact’ in the Rafale deal, calling him irresponsible for ‘misleading Parliament’ and for dragging French President Emmanuel Macron into the matter. It also advised Rahul Gandhi to ‘do homework and improve understanding’ of India’s foreign policy and security issues. …

Kabul: The death toll in a suicide attack near Kabul airport, that took place shortly after a plane carrying Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum had landed, climbed to 23 on Monday while the number of wounded rose to 107. Dostum, who had gone into self-exile to Turkey last year amid an investigation that his bodyguards allegedly …

New Delhi: The Centre has set up a high-level committee headed by Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba to formulate steps to check mob lynchings and directed it to submit the recommendations within four weeks. The Secretaries of the Departments of Justice, Legal Affairs, Legislative and Social Justice and Empowerment are members of the committee. “In order …

Kabul: Fourteen people have been killed in a blast which rocked Kabul airport shortly after Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum returned from self-imposed exile, according to police. Dostum was unhurt in the attack on Sunday on a square he had just passed through, BBC reported. He left for Turkey more than a year ago, after …

Islamabad: Even as political parties in Pakistan busied themselves with the last day of campaigning on Monday, minority groups are all set to boycott the elections alleging non-inclusion in the electoral process, and religious hardliners dominating the election agenda. The much-persecuted Ahmadis, a Muslim sect founded by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad in the 19th century, and the …

New Delhi: The Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that, to begin with, it favoured live-streaming of hearings by Constitution Benches and Court Number one presided over by the Chief Justice of India. Attorney General K.K. Venugopal told a bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud that initially a …