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On UP’s madrasa inquiry move, Owaisi says ‘mini-NRC’, NCPCR and minister for minorities hit back
The Uttar Pradesh government’s decision to investigate all unrecognized madrasas in the state sparked a row with All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi, comparing the switch to a “mini-NRC”. Read more
Pakistan floods: Southern regions on high alert over fears of Indus River swelling
Pakistan’s southern provinces are bracing for further flooding, with a third of the country still inundated after record monsoon rains. Nearly 1,200 people – including 399 children – have been killed in what has been called the worst rain-related disaster in a decade. Read more
Young people shoot private videos of women through windows, busted
Three people have been arrested for allegedly shooting videos of nude and semi-nude women on their mobile phones. Based on analysis of the videos, police suspect they were shot from window openings and even cracks in doors. Read more
Shah Rukh Khan’s son AbRam visits Lalbaugcha Raja after celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi at home with his father
Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan’s youngest son AbRam Khan was spotted at Mumbai’s famous Lalbaugcha Raja pandal on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi on Thursday. The family celebrated the festival at their Mannat bungalow in Mumbai. Read more
What is technical neck and how does it affect your spine? tips to deal with it
Tech neck, also known as text neck, is a common problem these days due to excessive use of cell phones and sedentary jobs that require sitting in front of screens for hours on end. It often starts with discomfort around the neck, shoulders and back. Read more
‘All that’s in the media…’: Shakib’s direct response to ‘controversy’ ahead of must-win Asian Cup game against SL
Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan said on Thursday his side were focusing on quality cricket against Sri Lanka instead of being concerned about the recent controversy ahead of the 2022 Asian Cup match.