India

Ambedkar statue vandalised in village near Karuppur

Tension prevailed in Vellalapatti village near Karuppur, as unidentified miscreants damaged the statue of B.R. Ambedkar in the early hours of Friday. While two youths attempted to self immolate themselves, the cadre of Viduthalai Chiruthaigal

India

Aadhaar gets thumbs up from Supreme Court

The Supreme Court, in a majority opinion on Wednesday, upheld Aadhaar as a reasonable restriction on individual privacy that fulfils the government’s “legitimate aim” to provide dignity to a large, marginalised population living in abject