Pakistani Hindus, Pakistan Hindu Council, Sindh Governor, Forced Conversion, Minorities Bill

Setback for minorities, Sindh Governor returns Bill against forced conversion

As was expected, the Sindh Governor buckled under pressure from radicals who have vowed to create mayhem if the Criminal Law Bill becomes law. The Sindh Governor Justice (retd) Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui, sent back the Criminal Law (Protection of Minorities) Bill without ratifying it and wrote to the Sindh Assembly secretariat to “reconsider the legislation.” Siddiqui who […]

Sheri Shermeyer, suicide note, Facebook, son, murder

Mother kills son, puts suicide note on Facebook

This is the suicide note of a woman named  which she posted on her Facebook account before she killed herself. Sheri was a stay-at-home mother who was battling loneliness and also a rocky relationship. which she posted on her Facebook account before she killed herself. Sheri was a stay-at-home mother who was battling loneliness and […]

Arunachal Pradesh, biotech, laboratories, Harshvardhan, north east, India

North East: Incentives for ‘Start-Ups’ announced

North East development has taken a unique turn with the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh having announced incentives for startup entrepreneurship in Northeast on December 16, 2016. The move is expected to encourage avenues […]

National Resource Centre for Tribal Livelihood, Vanjeevan, Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs, UNDP, National Scheduled Tribes Finance and Development Corporation, NSTFDC, India, Tribals

Vanjeevan: National Resource Centre for Tribal Livelihood to be launched

Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs in collaboration with UNDP and National Scheduled Tribes Finance and Development Corporation (NSTFDC) will launch “Vanjeevan” the National Resource Centre for Tribal Livelihood issues at Bhubaneswar, Odisha on December 22, 2016. Jual Oram, Union Minister of Tribal Affairs will preside over the launch ceremony. NRC website and e-knowledge platform on […]