Akademi Award for Boluwaru’s epic novel

Kannada writer Boluwaru Mohammed Kunhi has won the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel Swatantrayada Ota (Race for Freedom). The epic story, running into more than 1,000 pages, is the saga of about 200 characters set in the imaginary town of…

Modi got crores in kickbacks: Rahul

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi had received a fortune in kickbacks when he was the chief minister of Gujarat. Sahara group had “paid” Modi Rs 40 crore in nine instalments over six months between October…

‘RBI now Reverse Bank of India’

The Congress mocked the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday for repeated changes in the rules governing demonetisation, DHNS reports. “Unfortunately, the Reserve Bank of India has now become Reverse Bank of India,” Congress’ chief spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala told reporters,…