BBC's bid to dent PM Modi's image yields zero result; survey declares him most popular leader in the worldNow BBC in dock for its sympathetic portrayal of a ‘Jihadi Bride.’The BBC has been in the news of late. Shamima Begum, living in the United Kingdom took a decision to join the Islamic State in 2015. Shamima is back in the news once again after the BBC's, 'The Shamima Begum Story.' The BBC said that it would provide Begum;s telling of 'what really happened' when she became a Jihadi bride. After the fall of the Islamic State many of its foreign members, including Shamima were arrested or detained in refugee camps.
This is going to be the first Republic Day celebrations on Kartavya path. Reflecting every Indian's fascination towards the grand Republic Day Parade, artist Parth Kothekar beautifully crafted a hand-cut paper artwork to illustrate Google Doodle celebrating Republic Day 2023. pic.twitter.com/aKMkBFoNBL — ANI (@ANI) January 25, 2023 Char Minar in Hyderabad illuminated in tricolour lights ahead of Republic Day celebrations. President Draupadi Murmu will lead the Nation in celebrating the 74th Republic Day from Kartavya Path in New Delhi on Thursday. I appreciate every citizen who contributes to the nation’s progress: President Murmu NEP makes our civilisational lessons relevant for contemporary life while also preparing learners for 21st century challenges: President Murmu, President Murmu concludes her speech.2 months ago Oneindia
The BBC documentary is just the beginning. Even the most vocal Modi-baiters grudgingly admit that the opposition parties are still fighting for the second, third and fourth positions. How the BBC documentary on PM Modi is being used as propaganda materialYet BBC has gone ahead with the show and Indian politicians are excited to hold special screenings for the same. But 'moving on' is not what our political parties appear interested in. Political parties may be desperate enough to forget the results of similar shenanigans in 2014 and 2019 but the Indian voter must remain vigilant in the face of such provocations.2 months ago Oneindia
Amidst growing international concern, Taliban publicly flogs criminals, chops off handsInternationaloi-Oneindia StaffBy Anuj CariappaThere have been concerns that have been raised internationally about the flogging in public by the Taliban. Jan 18: In an act of brutality the Taliban in Afghanistan publicly flogged nine convicted of robbery and sodomy at the Ahmad Shahi Stadium in Kandahar. The Taliban has resumed flogging and public execution of criminals following a decree by the hard liners' supreme leader, despite international condemnation. The Taliban had on December 7 2022 publicly executed a man in the Farah city. This was the first instance of a public execution by the Taliban since it took over in August 2021.2 months ago Oneindia
Actor Mruga Umrania, highlights how being hungry for better roles doesn’t mean being greedySwara Bhasker's claim to fame is her comments, not her craftWhy Alia Bhatt is being trolled after 'RRR' win at Golden Globe Awards? Mumbai, Jan 11: Actress Alia Bhatt has been trolled by a section after SS Rajamouli's 'RRR', in which she played a small role, won an award at the 80th Golden Globe Awards. It was all started after a section of media called 'RRR' an Alia Bhatt film. Role of Alia Bhatt in RRR is as big as height of Atul khatri. MM Keeravani wins best original song for 'Naatu Naatu' from 'RRR' at Golden Globe AwardsRRR movie director when they said "Alia Bhatt's movie won award" .2 months ago Oneindia
'RRR', 'Kashmir Files', 'Kantara': The 3 films that rubbed Leftists the wrong way is in Oscar's reminder listIndiaoi-Prakash KLNew Delhi, Jan 10: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed the list of feature films which are eligible for the 95th Academy Awards. Out of 301 films, SS Rajamouli's 'RRR', Vivek Agnihotri's 'Kashmir Files' and Rishab Shetty's 'Kantara' along with a few other movies have found the place in the list released on Monday. But it's a regressive film. 'RRR' will win Best Picture Award at Oscars: Hollywood producer Jason BlumShe then urged filmmakers to analyse their work critically. In case of 'Kantara', leftists found the movie to be a misogynistic and regressive film.2 months ago Oneindia
Chinese turn to black market for genericsInternationaloi-Madhuri AdnalOrdinary residents in China are opting for cheaper but illegally imported generic drugs from India and users are sharing tips on Chinese social media platforms on where to get them. As a result, Chinese residents are turning to the black market for generic coronavirus drugs made elsewhere and not approved for sale in China. Users are sharing information and tips on Chinese social media platforms on where to get illegally imported India-made generic drugs with topics like 'anti-Covid Indian generic drugs sold at 1,000 yuan (US$144) per box' were the top trending on Weibo. Four kinds of generic anti-Covid drugs from India are being sold illegally in the Chinese market - under the brand names Primovir, Paxista, Molnunat and Molnatris. Notably, Indian generics have not been approved by the Chinese government and selling them is a punishable offence.3 months ago Oneindia
CBI gets 3-day custody of Videocon chairman Venugopal Dhoot in loan fraud caseIndiaoi-Prakash KLThe CBI advocate claimed that they sought custody as they want to confront 'all' of them. New Delhi, Dec 26: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has got 3-day custody of Videocon chairman Venugopal Dhoot, former MD and CEO of ICICI bank Chanda Kochhar and Deepak Kochhar in connection with the ICICI bank-Videocon loan fraud case. The CBI advocate said they have sought custody as they want to confront 'all' of them. It comes three days after the arrest of former ICICI Bank managing director, Chanda Kochhar's arrest. The CBI claimed that the Kochhars allegedly got Rs 64 crore bribe from Dhoot a day before the bank disbursed a loan of Rs 300 crore to Videocon International Electronics Ltd in August 2009.3 months ago Oneindia