• Significance of Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara(23 minutes ago)
    By Vishal Gulati
    Amritsar, July 21 (IANS) Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara in Pakistans Punjab Province is much in news these days as a corridor is being constructed to enable Indian pilgrims to visit it throughout the year.
Workers race against time to complete Kartarpur Sahib corridor
SC: State Coordinator and government should work together in publishing NRC
NRC: An exercise in focus
  • NRC: An exercise in focus(09:52)
    New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The exercise to finalise the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam is under tremendous focus as it is aimed at identifying illegal immigrants for their deportation.
Demand for NRC in Mizoram too
  • Demand for NRC in Mizoram too(09:52)
    Aizawl, July 20 (IANS) Except the Congress, all the local parties in Mizoram are demanding introduction of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the Christian-dominated state which shares border with Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Parties in Tripura favour NRC in the state, some with riders
Graft in NRC process: Govt wants to engage top babus for re-verification
  • Graft in NRC process: Govt wants to engage top babus for re-verification(09:52)
    New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The process of preparing the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam has been rigged due to corruption, believes the government which now wants to engage senior officers for re-verification of the exercise aimed at identifying illegal immigrants for deportation.
NRC in Assam: Re-verification sought by 25 lakh people
  • NRC in Assam: Re-verification sought by 25 lakh people(09:50)
    New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) After nearly 41 lakh people in Assam were left out of the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC), about 25 lakh people have sent a petition to the Centre for re-verification and it is under the consideration of the Union Home Ministry.
Home Ministry working to expand scope of NRC across India
  • Home Ministry working to expand scope of NRC across India(09:42)
    New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) While the finalization of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is at an advance stage in Assam, the Home Ministry is working on modalities to implement across the country the exercise to identify illegal immigrants for deportation.
Windies tour perfect chance to look at future beyond Dhoni
  • Windies tour perfect chance to look at future beyond Dhoni(10:52)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Talks of M.S. Dhonis future have made headlines right from his struggle against England in the group stage encounter at Edgbaston in the World Cup. While the team management has made it clear that they havent heard from the former India skipper, it is also unlikely that he will be travelling to the Caribbean Islands for the West Indies series. That provides the selectors with the perfect opportunity to give Rishabh Pant more game time.
Fresh 5 who could be tried for Windies Tour
  • Fresh 5 who could be tried for Windies Tour(09:40)
    By Aakash Kumar
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) With many of the senior players expected to be rested for the upcoming West Indies tour, where India will be playing three T20Is and as many ODIs apart from two Test matches, quite a number of fresh faces are likely to make the squad, especially for the limited-overs leg.
Selectors may ignore likes of Karthik & Kedar for Windies tour
  • Selectors may ignore likes of Karthik & Kedar for Windies tour(09:34)
    By Debayan Mukherjee
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India played well to reach the semi-finals of the just-concluded World Cup. But going by the pre-tournament billing, Virat Kohlis boys fell short of expectations and as a result, quite a few players have come under the scanner and the tour of West Indies gives the selectors a chance to try out some fresh faces.
Gill or Iyer could be perfect answer to No. 4 conundrum
  • Gill or Iyer could be perfect answer to No. 4 conundrum(09:34)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The number four slot in the Indian batting order has left a lot to be desired. Considered as one of the best batting units in the modern era, India failed to produce a number four batsman going into the 2019 World Cup and the tour of West Indies will provide the selectors the perfect opportunity to try someone like a Shubman Gill or Shreyas Iyer for that position.
Windies tour a litmus test for skipper Kohli, coach Shastri
  • Windies tour a litmus test for skipper Kohli, coach Shastri(08:48)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The West Indies tour will be a litmus test for skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri after Indias exit in the semi-final stage of the 2019 World Cup. While it was a case of a one-off bad day, but the fact that the head coachs contract is up for renewal means that the performance of the team in West Indies will play a role in deciding if Shastri is handed an extension.
Kohli available for WI tour as selectors look to give fresh faces a go
  • Kohli available for WI tour as selectors look to give fresh faces a go(08:34)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The selection of the Indian team for the West Indies tour has been postponed by a day and is to be held in Mumbai on Sunday, thanks to the new CoA diktat on the Chief Selector convening the meeting instead of the Secretary, but the focus of the five-wise men -- led by M.S.K. Prasad -- will remain the same when they sit to pick the teams. It will be all about laying the building blocks for mission 2023 -- the year of the next 50-over World Cup.
Some parties delaying Ayodhya process: VHP
  • Some parties delaying Ayodhya process: VHP(16:22)
    New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), which has been in the forefront of the Ayodhya movement, feels that some parties to the dispute are indulging in delaying tactics and wants the Supreme Court to address this while speeding up the trial in the decades-old issue.
Ram Janambhoomi Nyas says mediation panel not needed on Ayodhya issue
Court-monitored mediation on Ayodhya extended till July 31: SC (Lead)
Some delaying Ayodhya settlement process: VHP
  • Some delaying Ayodhya settlement process: VHP(09:48)
    New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), which has been in the forefront of the Ayodhya movement, feels that some parties to the dispute are indulging in delaying tactics and wants the Supreme Court to address this while speeding up the trial in the decades-old issue.
Ayodhya issue: In search of a solution
  • Ayodhya issue: In search of a solution(09:24)
    New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Ayodhya dispute, one of the most sensitive issues, politically and communally, has been searching for a lasting solution for the last 69 years.
Ayodhya issue: Ram Janambhoomi Nyas says mediation panel not needed
Title holder of disputed Ayodhya land favours more time for mediation panel