Lucknow Imam seeks ban on TV debates around Islam and Shariat after cleric slaps woman lawyer in live show

Lucknow Imam seeks ban on TV debates around Islam and Shariat after cleric slaps woman lawyer in live show

Lucknow Imam, Maulana Khalid Rashid Firangi Mahli has demanded a ban on TV debates on Islam and Shariat. This comes days after a Muslim cleric, Ejaz Arshad Qasmi on Tuesday slapped a female Supreme Court lawyer, Farah Faiz during a live TV debate on Zee...
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AAP-LG standoff: Centre to rope in Harish Salve, other veteran lawyers to bolster Anil Baijal’s legal defence

AAP-LG standoff: Centre to rope in Harish Salve, other veteran lawyers to bolster Anil Baijal’s legal defence

In a bid to bolster its case against the AAP-ruled Delhi government, the Centre has roped in three veteran lawyers – Harish Salve, CA Sundaram and Rakesh Dwivedi – to defend Delhi L-G Anil Baijal in a batch of upcoming...
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Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight redefined iconic Batman villain, elevated the superhero movie genre

Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight redefined iconic Batman villain, elevated the superhero movie genre

Two thirty-something, crime-fighting billionaires with a superhero complex — who possess no super-powers whatsoever but merely some fancy armour, helmets and futuristic gadgets — featured in two important films in 2008 that would change the landscape of H...
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Deepak Parekh rules out HDFC Ergo IPO for now, says firm needs to be bigger before it goes public

Deepak Parekh rules out HDFC Ergo IPO for now, says firm needs to be bigger before it goes public

Deepak Parekh, the chairman of the HDFC Group, has reportedly ruled out a listing of general insurance arm HDFC Ergo in the medium term, saying the company needs to grow much bigger for a public float. Parekh said it will...
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Salisbury poisoning: Police ‘identify Novichok suspects’

Salisbury poisoning: Police ‘identify Novichok suspects’

Image caption Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were poisoned in March, but both survived Police are believed to have identified the suspected perpetrators of the Novichok attack on a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Salisbury in...
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Burberry burns bags, clothes and perfume worth millions

Burberry burns bags, clothes and perfume worth millions

Image copyright Getty Images Burberry, the upmarket British fashion label, destroyed unsold clothes, accessories and perfume worth £28.6m last year to protect its brand. That was 6% higher that the value of products the company disposed of in the previous...
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Pound drops below $1.30 as June retail sales fall

Pound drops below $1.30 as June retail sales fall

Image copyright Getty Images The pound has dipped below $1.30 after figures revealed that retail sales dropped in June, confounding expectations of an increase. The Office for National Statistics said sales fell by 0.5% between May and June, below forecasts...
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Macron aide Benalla in French probe for beating protester

Macron aide Benalla in French probe for beating protester

Image copyright TAHAR BOUHAFS Image caption Mr Benalla was supposed to be a observer, officials said – but beat one protester at the scene French prosecutors are investigating a senior presidential aide, who attacked protesters in Paris while wearing a.....
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‘I let him know we can’t have this’: Trump tries tougher tone with Putin amid backlash

‘I let him know we can’t have this’: Trump tries tougher tone with Putin amid backlash

U.S. President Donald Trump spent a second day managing the political fallout from his widely criticized meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin, shifting stances and mopping up what the White House said were misstatements. His toughness with the longtime Ameri...
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Ashes schedule confirmed for 2019, along with England’s maiden Ireland Test

Ashes schedule confirmed for 2019, along with England’s maiden Ireland Test

6:37 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Edgbaston will host the opening match of next year’s Ashes, with Old Trafford and Headingley joining Lord’s and The Oval as the other venues for a series that will be prefaced by a historic maiden...
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