ONLINE PETITION

  • Over 10,000 people question CBI's probe in Aarushi case July 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Over 10,000 people have questioned the CBI's probe into the 2008 Aarushi TalwarHemraj double murder case through online petition which was submitted in Delhi to minister of state for personnel, public grievances and pensions V Narayanasamy on Monday. The petition seeks justice for the teenager's parents Rajesh and Nupur...
  • Chinese tofu feud lands on Obama's plate! May 8, 2013

    Beijing: Internet users in China, a country with a long tradition of petitioning, are appealing to a new authority to resolve grievances and controversies such as the merits of salty or sweet tofu the US White House petitions website. Created by US President Barack Obama, the online petitioning system was...
  • US refuses to declare 1984 riots as genocide April 2, 2013

    Washington: In a jolt to proKhalistan groups in the US, the Obama Administration on Tuesday refused to declare the 1984 antiSikh riots in India as genocide, but noted that grave human rights violations had occurred. The White House response in this regard came months after a section of the Sikh...
  • Wharton regrets confusion over Modi invite March 5, 2013

    Washington: Ending its silence, Wharton School has backed the organising committee of Wharton India Economic Forum (WIEF) on cancelling the address of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, but regretted the confusion caused as a result of the change in program. "The student organisers of the upcoming Wharton India Economic Forum have...
  • Petition behind Wharton's decision to cancel Modi invite March 4, 2013

    Washington: The Wharton India Economic Forum revoked its decision to invite Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to deliver a key note address after three Indian-American professors from the University of Pennsylvania sent a petition signed by about 135 people "furious" against such a move. Curiously enough, not a single professor from...
  • Rapper Honey Singh slammed for offensive lyrics January 3, 2013

    In the wake of recent outrage in Delhi's gangrape, a group of social activist filed an online petition protesting against a performance of rapper Honey Singh, alleging his song profane and misogynist. ...
  • Salman is with us, says Sarabjit's sister Dalbir July 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Dalbir Kaur, sister of Sarabjit Singh, who is on the death row in Pakistan, is confident that Bollywood actor Salman Khan's initiative will help in the release of her younger brother. "I felt really good after talking to Salman Khan. Today we are having a press conference at Raza Murad's...