Monday, 27 June, 2022
TopicRana Ayyub

Topic: Rana Ayyub

U2 honours Gauri Lankesh, Arundhati Roy, Smriti Irani at Mumbai concert

U2 played a visual montage, featuring women achievers from India and across the world during their maiden India performance in Mumbai Sunday.

In Rana Ayyub, the White West has found its next Arundhati Roy

Investigative journalist Rana Ayyub is the story and the storyteller of Modi's new India.

Delete political tweets on Ayodhya verdict, UP police tells Shehzad Poonawalla, Rana Ayyub

Looking to maintain peace in view of the Supreme Court’s historic Ayodhya verdict, the UP police is moderating discussion on social media.

US politician Tulsi Gabbard calls out Rana Ayyub for tweeting ‘misinformed’ article

Journalist Rana Ayyub had posted an article that stated US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard refused an invitation to attend the 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Houston.

Sigh of relief as Bachelet replaces Kashmir-baiter Zeid Hussein as UNHRC chief

Bachelet, who earlier expressed concerns about India having to suffer cross-border terrorism, is seen in New Delhi as fair and objective observer.

India has a big UN headache, from Rana Ayyub to Kashmir and Thoothukudi

India is worried that UN human rights body meeting in Geneva Monday could push it for an international probe in Kashmir.

UN body asks Modi govt to protect journalist Rana Ayyub

Ayyub has received death threats following an online hate campaign and the UN body said it is highly concerned that her life is at serious risk.

For women in the press like Rana Ayyub, it’s scarily easy for online threats to turn physical

After fake tweets and fake videos, Rana Ayyub was doxxed, her personal details, phone number and address, were posted with the intention to threaten and even attack her.

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Tesla Inc. electric vehicles charge at a Tesla Supercharger station in a parking lot in Shanghai, China | Representational image | Photographer: Qilai Shen | Bloomberg

Chinese officials will have a secret meeting with Xi. The big problem? Tesla cars on street

BRICS summit was an opportunity for China to present its accommodating side, but Xi Jinping pushed his rhetoric on countering the ‘Western-led international order’.
Representational image | Commons

G7 ban on new Russian gold imports ‘largely symbolic’, may not have major impact

The US, UK, Japan and Canada plan to announce the ban during the G7 summit that started Sunday in Germany. Flows have already been restricted by previous sanctions.

Defence

The Indian Air Force logo | Commons

Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.
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