Nirmala Sitharaman was responding to a question during a conversation at Harvard Kennedy School about the killing of four farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri and the arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son.
The Supreme Court also clarified that there was some miscommunication due to which, the registration of a PIL was confused as a suo motu cognizance by the court.
BJP MP Varun Gandhi tweeted a 37-second video which is attributed to Lakhimpur Kheri violence, specifically of the incident where Union MoS Ajay Misra Teni is accused of mowing his vehicle over a rally of farmers, leaving several dead.
Priyanka Gandhi was detained in Sitapur when she was on her way, going to meet the violence affected in Lakhimpur Kheri.
BJP's Pratapgarh MP Sangam Lal Gupta on Saturday had accused former Congress MP Tiwari of leading a mob of his party workers to beat him up and his party's activists during a function in Sangipur block.
BJP MP from Pratapgarh, Sangam Lal Gupta had accused former Congress MP Pramod Tiwari of leading a mob which beat him up and his party workers in a function.
The 22-year-old Youth League member, Mansur had died in a post-poll clash allegedly between workers of the CPI(M) and the IUML on Tuesday.
Several visuals have emerged from the incident showing the sword-wielding mob barging out of the gurdwara, breaking the barricades put up by police, and attacking the policemen.
An estimated 3,000 people crossed the river dividing the two countries into Thailand's Mae Hong Son province following two days of aerial attacks.
The protestors claimed that the man died due to police assault, an allegation that has been denied by the police.
The video of the incident, in which Asjad can be seen being thrashed brutally, has surfaced online and garnered attention from netizens.
Some believe Thursday's jailbreak at the Croix-des-Bouquets Civil Prison in northeast Port-au-Prince was to free gang leader Arnel Joseph, who had been Haiti's most wanted fugitive until his arrest in 2019
The veteran Congress leader was in the car when the miscreants attacked it, however he left unhurt, said police
Nearly 200 people were arrested over lynching of two sadhus in April
Plea comes after death of man adds to tension flare-up along state boundary
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and his Mizoram counterpart Zormathanga are in talks, officials say situation is under control now.
According to the police, candidates of the 2018 exam have been protesting for the past fortnight to press for their demand of filling 1,167 general category posts with Scheduled Tribes candidates.
According to reports, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has claimed that SDPI state secretary, Muzamil Pasha incited the mob, during violence that broke out in Bengaluru on August 11.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
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
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
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.
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.
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.
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.