New Age Desk

  • Images

    Patna college bans burqa on campus, imposes fine

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:01am on January 26, 2020

    A college in Patna has imposed a dress code under which Muslim students would no longer be allowed to wear burqa inside the college premises....

  • Images

    Pak, Bangladeshi Muslims should be driven out: Shiv Sena

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:56am on January 26, 2020

    Two days after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray declared his support to the Modi government over eviction of Bangladeshi and Pakistani infiltrators, the Shiv...

  • Images

    Myanmar govt rejects ICJ ruling

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:26am on January 25, 2020

    Myanmar responded defiantly to a ruling by the UN’s top court ordering measures to prevent the genocide of Rohingya Muslims, reports BBC online. The country’s...

  • Images

    No stay for now

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:33am on January 23, 2020

    The Indian Supreme Court on Wednesday said that petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Citizenship Amendment Act will be heard by a five-judge constitutional...

  • Images

    Indian Christians protest against anti-Muslim law

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:24am on January 22, 2020

    Attacking the opposition for ‘misleading’ people on the Citizenship Amendment Act, union home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said the law will not be scrapped...

  • Images

    India minister claims hundreds of Pakistanis, Bangladeshis, Afghans given citizenship

    New Age Desk | Updated at 02:06am on January 21, 2020

    The Indian union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said the Citizenship Amendment Act is a law to confer Indian citizenship to a person and...

  • Images

    Victoria braces for severe storms

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:04am on January 20, 2020

    Forecasters have warned of severe storms in Australia’s fire-hit state of Victoria, which could lead to flooding, reports BBConline. Recent heavy rains have dampened many...

  • Images

    Bangladesh PM questions purpose of CAA in India

    New Age Desk | Updated at 04:42pm on January 19, 2020

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said she did not understand the purpose of the Citizenship Amendment Act passed in India that aims to offer citizenship...

  • Images

    Voice call, SMS, 2G mobile internet restored in parts of J&K

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:32am on January 19, 2020

    Broadband internet and 2G mobile internet services have been restored in parts of Jammu and Kashmir, J&K principal secretary Rohit Kansal said while addressing media...

  • Images

    Water cannons used to block West Bengal BJP delegation

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:10am on January 19, 2020

    Police in West Bengal used water cannons on Saturday to block a BJP delegation headed to Nandigram to spread awareness about citizenship policies that have...