Statue row: Uttar Pradesh chief secy apologises to SC

Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Atul Kumar Gupta has tendered an unconditional apology to the Supreme Court for violation of its order halting all further construction at various memorial sites of Dalit leaders in Lucknow.

All at sea: Hindustan Times

Vishal Dadlani is adept at donning the quintessential ‘angry rocker’ face when performing with his rock band Pentagram.

Statue issue haunts Mayawati`s work for drought-hit farmers

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Ajit Singh on Thursday voiced doubts that any Central relief package for drought-hit farmers would be used effectively, saying he fears the state government might "divert" it towards erecting statues.

Over 150 held in Karnataka to avoid trouble during statue unveiling

Over 150 persons were rounded up by the police amidst a bandh call given by pro-Kannada outfits opposed to the unveiling of Tamil saint-poet Thiruvalluvar`s statue here on Sunday.