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In defence of Archbishop Couto

[ad_1] #ChurchTargetsModi is trending today. The Archbishop of Delhi, Anil Couto, is facing an angry backlash after writing a letter to all parish priests in the capital, in which he asks for a prayer campaign to be launched ahead of the 2019 general elections. He has clarified that the letter does not refer to any particular regime, and that actually it is in line with the call for prayer for
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Can you live without your phone?

[ad_1] Q.If you forget your phone at home, do you:Q.Do you use your phone in the loo?Q.When your phone rings, beeps, do you feel an intense urge to check for texts, tweets, emails, updates, etc.?Q.Do you find yourself mindlessly passing time on a regular basis by staring at your phone?Q.Have you turned off any notifications on your phone?Q.Has time on your phone caused sleep problems, neck pain?Q.Do you have an
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domestic flights: Unique ID to enable paperless boarding for domestic flyers

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: A unique identity number will soon let you whisk past airport processes while boarding domestic flights. A technical team representing Airports Authority of India (AAI) and the four private metro airports has finalised the format for biometric-based “digi-yatra” (DY) for all airports to enable a completely paperless boarding process for domestic flyers. Under this, each traveller will need to get the unique ID from an aviation ministry
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Karnataka: CJI turned tables on Congress by granting urgent Karnataka hearing | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: Chief Justice Dipak Misra has been at the receiving end of Congress’s veiled as well as not-so-veiled attacks since January 12 when four seniormost judges of the Supreme Court, in an extraordinary step, chose to criticise the head of the judiciary. Congress latched on to the attack on the CJI by his colleagues and cited this to launch a drive to seek his removal. However, with the
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Noida to Gurgaon in 50 minutes from May 29 | Gurgaon News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: The Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir section of the Magenta Line will become operational from May 29 drastically reducing travel time between Gurgaon and Noida to just 50 minutes and putting IGI Airport’s domestic terminal on the Delhi Metro map for the first time. The new 25.6km section, which has 16 stations, will make the entire 38.2km Botanical Garden to Janakpuri West Magenta Line operational. At both ends, it
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Karnataka: Amit Shah: Congress-JD(S) to lose majority if MLAs freed | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: BJP president Amit Shah on Monday asserted that the Karnataka mandate was against Congress and said the saffron party would have formed the government if rivals Congress and JD(S) had not closed ranks and locked up their MLAs. He accused Congress of lying to Supreme Court that BJP’s CM candidate B S Yedyurappa had sought seven days from Governor to prove his majority. Calling the Congress-JD(S) coalition
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Karnataka: Congress to get deputy CM, speaker posts in Karnataka | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: Congress will get the post of speaker and a deputy chief minister in Karnataka, the first names that party president Rahul Gandhi will decide in the coming hours ahead of H D Kumaraswamy’s swearing-in as chief minister of the Congress-JD(S) coalition government on Wednesday. The CM-designate met Rahul and his mother, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, at the Congress chief ’s residence on Monday evening. The visit was
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Secular fabric under threat, let’s pray for India: Archbishop | Delhi News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: In a letter written to all parish priests in the capital, the Archbishop of Delhi, Anil Couto, asked for a prayer campaign to be launched and also appealed for fasting on Fridays ahead of the 2019 general elections. Citing the “turbulent political atmosphere which poses a threat to the democratic principles enshrined in the Constitution and the secular fabric of our nation”, the letter says, “It is
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Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife’s car meets with accident, cop assaults her | India News

[ad_1] JAMNAGAR: Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja's wife Reeva was allegedly assaulted by a police constable on Monday following a minor accident involving her car in Gujarat's Jamnagar, police said. The police have detained constable Sajay Ahir in connection with the incident. The alleged incident occurred at Saru Section road in Jamnagar when Reeva Jadeja's car allegedly hit the motorcycle of the constable who attacked her, said Jamnagar district superintendent of
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Karnataka government: Karnataka CM-designate Kumaraswamy meets Sonia, Rahul on government formation | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: Chief minister-designate H D Kumaraswamy of the JD(S) on Monday promised a stable government in Karnataka and a "long-term relationship" with the Congress, as he invited top Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to his swearing-in in Bengaluru on May 23. According to highly-placed sources, the Congress-JD(S) combine will have a coordination committee in place to run their government in Karnataka and the assembly speaker will