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‘Tera Ghata’ Singer Gajendra Verma’s Tryst With Internet And Independent Music

Dec 11, 2021 Samarth Goyal

In an exclusive conversation with Outlook, singer-songwriter Gajendra Verma talks about his decision to stay independent, following the success of his 2018 single ‘Tera Ghata’.

Dera Sacha Sauda Used Old Printing Press Building, Hospitals For Mass Castration At Ram Rahim's Behest: CBI

The chargesheet claimed that the CBI inspected halls and rooms of the “very old” building with oval-shaped brick roof with iron girders

Honeypreet, Her Accomplice Sukhdeep Kaur Sent To Ambala Jail For Judicial Custody Till October 23

Oct 13, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

The violence had erupted in Panchkula and Sirsa, the Dera headquarters, which claimed 41 lives--six died in Sirsa--and left nearly 200 injured on August 25.

Proclaimed Offender Proceedings Against Honeypreet, Property To Be Attached

Besides Honeypreet, the police may also take similar action against Aditya Insan and Pawan Insan, key Dera functionaries who are on the run.

22 September, 2017

Ram Rahim Didn't Adopt Honeypreet, He Used To Take Her To His Room For Hours: Ex-Husband

Outlook Web Bureau

Gupta denied claims made by Insan and Rahim and dubbed the concerned news as sham.

22 September, 2017

Provide Information On Honeypreet Singh And Get Reward Of Rs 1 Lakh: Social Activist

Outlook Web Bureau

Fakirelal Bhojbal has started a dharna before the office of the district magistrate Shahjahanpur demanding the arrest of Honeypreet.

20 September, 2017

Honeypreet's Posters Pasted, Search For Ram Rahim's 'Angel' Intensified Along Nepal Border

Outlook Web Bureau

Honeypreet Insan has been booked in Haryana for allegedly inciting violence following the conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

17 September, 2017

Dera Sacha Sauda's Functionary Arrested, Search For Honeypreet Continues

Outlook Web Bureau

Pradeep Goyal Insan, a Dera functionary, was arrested on Sunday from Udaipur in Rajasthan by a Special Investigation Team of the Haryana Police, a senior police official said.

16 September, 2017

Did Rape Convict Ram Rahim Singh Kill Journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati? Hearing Begins

Outlook Web Bureau

Fifty-year-old Ram Rahim Singh is lodged in the Rohtak jail after being sentenced to 20 years in prison in two rape cases.

15 September, 2017

Two Haryana Police Head Constables, One Constable Arrested For 'Conspiring To Free Ram Rahim'

Outlook Web Bureau

The cops were arrested in Panchkula where they were called to join the investigation, said Panchkula deputy commissioner of police Manbir Singh.


13 September, 2017

Dera Sacha Sauda's IT Head Arrested For 'Tampering' With Computers At Sect's Headquarters

Outlook Web Bureau

During investigations, it came to light that the Dera authorities had changed several hard disks before the search operation at its headquarters in Sirsa.

11 September, 2017

More Trouble For Ram Rahim, Termination Of Pregnancies In Dera Hospital Under Scanner

Outlook Web Bureau

The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act is not being followed properly in Shah Satnam Ji Super Speciality Hospital.

09 September, 2017

Two Minors Among Five Boys Rescued From Dera Premises By Security Forces

Outlook Web Bureau

"The minor boys hail from Kaithal (in Haryana) and Uttar Pradesh. Both have been handed over to the District Child Protection Officer," said Haryana's Information and Public Relations Department Deputy Director

08 September, 2017

Sanitation Of Dera Headquarters In Sirsa Underway, To Be Videographed

Outlook Web Bureau

Curfew remains enforced on the road leading to the Dera headquarters. No unauthorised person was being allowed to go inside Dera premises.


05 September, 2017

Some 'Objectionable' Items Recovered During Sanitisation Of Dera Sacha Sauda's Congregation Centres: Manohar Khattar

Outlook Web Bureau

As many as 117 of these centres have been sanitised in the state, he said in Rewari.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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