Sonu alias Saquib has been accused of trying to elope with a minor girl and convert her to Islam. But the girl’s father — the complainant — claimed he never made any such allegation, reports Ananya Bhardwaj.
The new strain was discovered by Public Health England’s genomic surveillance, and it notified the Boris Johnson government about its seriousness on 18 December, reports Pia Krishnankutty.
The Narendra Modi government’s actions show it cares only for the approval of those who have voted for it, writes Shivam Vij.
The disappearance of a supermassive black hole — estimated to weigh between 3 billion and 100 billion times the mass of the Sun — has left scientists perplexed, reports Mohana Basu.
The National Security Directive on Telecommunication Sector has been framed keeping in mind the changed scenario and seeks to put powerful Chinese telecom companies into a corner, writes Snehesh Alex Philip.
Three-year volunteer scheme is being designed to attract more youth to Army, fill up officers’ vacancies, and reduce ballooning defence pensions, reports Amrita Nayak Dutta.
Modi’s AMU address after Shah’s CAA remarks suggests government has realised the downside — for international relations, and internal security — of pushing too hard on politics of Muslim exclusion, writes Shekhar Gupta in this week’s ‘National Interest’.