QWrap: Rohith Not Afzal Kanhaiya’s Icon; Uthappa Gets Hitched

QWrap: Rohith Not Afzal Kanhaiya’s Icon; Uthappa Gets Hitched


‘Not Afzal Guru, My Icon Is Rohith Vemula,’ Says Kanhaiya Kumar

After the victory speech at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus late on Thursday evening, Kanhaiya Kumar held a press conference on Friday at noon. Addressing the media, Kanhaiya made an attempt to assure the people that JNU students are not anti-India.

Poll Dates Announced, Counting for 4 States, 1 UT on 19 May

The Election Commission on Friday announced the schedule for assembly elections in West Bengal, Kerala, Assam, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. The terms of these five assemblies will end in April and May.

Framed as a Terrorist: How Mohammad Aamir Spent 14 Years in Prison

Mohammad Aamir was abducted by the police in 1998 when he was 18 years old, and tortured and beaten in jail. Later, he found out he had been framed for a series of low-intensity bomb blasts that took place in Delhi and adjoining areas between 1996 and 1997. Today, although Aamir is a free man, he still has some questions. Was he “arrested” because of his name? Is that why he wasn’t granted bail for 14 years, while others accused of terrorism got bail, just because they had a different religion, a different last name?

Shaadi Season: Urmila, Uthappa Get Hitched

Urmila Matondkar just got hitched to model-turned-businessman, Mohsin Akhtar Mir, on Thursday and unlike Preity Zinta’s husband, Mir is from the industry so we’ve managed to dig up some interesting information on him. We tell you everything you wanted to know about Urmila’s hubby. Meanwhile in Indian cricket, Robin Uthappa became the latest to get hitched as he tied the knot with tennis player Sheethal Goutham on Thursday.

Noida Woman Shipra Malik Went Missing After Family Feud: Police

Shipra Malik, a 31-year-old fashion designer, who went missing from Noida on 29 February was found alone in a house in a village near Gurgaon. After interrogating her, Lakshmi Singh, DIG of Meerut range said, “This was not a case of abduction. Shipra left voluntarily because she was upset over a strong family dispute.”

Jitu Rai Strikes Gold! Wins 50m Pistol Event at ISSF World Cup

A fit-again Indian shooter Jitu Rai edged past a strong field, including former Olympic champion Pang Wei, to clinch the 50m pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup.

IAmShatterproof : The Quint’s Ode to Women

This Women’s Day, tell The Quint what makes you strong, and shatterproof.

Planning to buy a car? Your dream car just got more expensive!

Post the Union Budget 2016-17, it was clear that the cars will become more expensive. After price hike announcements by Mercedes-Benz, Tata Motors, Hyundai and Honda, Maruti Suzuki too has decided to hike the prices of their entire model range available in the country. Even Tata Motors have hiked passenger vehicle prices by Rs 35,000.

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