PM Modi most popular leader on Facebook; Pakistani PM nowhere to be seen: Study

PM Modi most popular leader on Facebook; Pakistani PM nowhere to be seen: Study

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as the most popular world leader on Facebook, with more than 43 million likes on his personal page and 13.9 million likes on his institutional Prime Minister of India page. A latest research into how world leaders, governments and international organizations communicate via social media paints a bleak […]

Kathua-Unnao gang rapes: Academics write to PM on silence, platitudes

Kathua-Unnao gang rapes: Academics write to PM on silence, platitudes

Over 600 teachers and scholars worldwide have written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing anguish at the Kathua and Unnao gang rapes and holding his government responsible for the “terrible state of affairs”, reports said. The academics have voiced concern at the Prime Minister’s “prolonged silence” and the “non-specific assurance of justice” […]

Sikhs, Kashmiris to protest against PM Modi in UK

Sikhs, Kashmiris to protest against PM Modi in UK

A large-scale protest has been planned by British Sikhs and Kashmiris against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Britain for Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOG) in London from 16th–20th April 2018 to condemn Modi’s affiliation with violent Hindu nationalism and rising attacks on minorities, vulnerable and women in India, reports said. Heads […]

PM Modi’s silence on Kathua, Unnao rapes perplexing, distressing: NYT editorial

PM Modi’s silence on Kathua, Unnao rapes perplexing, distressing: NYT editorial

To read about what happened to the girl, who was held and abused at a Hindu temple, over several days is to plumb the depths of human depravity Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence, says New York Times editorial, “is as perplexing as it is distressing”. The editorial says that Modi seems to have failed to learn […]