I think of us as being a whole movement. The movement is based on important principles of skepticism, not being intimidated by authority, willingness to ask questions about established truths and common wisdom. That’s how our work goes, says Nobel laureate Abhijeet Banerjee in an interview with TOI.
While monitoring by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has put Pakistan under severe pressure for sponsoring and financing terrorism, Indian counter-terror agencies need to collect and preserve evidence of Islamabad’s culpability for the consideration of international forums, NSA Ajit Doval has said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday highlighted the progress made by the government's flagship Ayushman Bharat programme under which 50 lakh beneficiaries have been treated free of cost. He described it as an "important milestone" towards a healthy India.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi made a scathing attack on Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and said when a ship sinks, the captain evacuates everyone safely but Rahul is a captain who himself left on seeing Congress ship sink. "Muslims are not alive due to Congress' mercy on us for 70 years, rather we are alive because of the Constitution and by the grace of God," said Owaisi.
Mobiles sprang back to life in the Valley at noon on Monday after 72 days of silence, and with it were restored the pulse of a courtship here, the synergy of a business relationship there and all the little big moments of life captured in a phone conversation.