Wion Morning News Brief, January 25, 2018

Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to express his anguish and blamed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for the ongoing violence. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 25, 2018, 03.31 AM (IST)

Padmaavat releases today; protests continue, Lucknow man tries to immolate himself

As Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat finally gets a release, chaos hammers the country. Protestors took to the streets and caused a ruckus in various parts of the country.

GST will have 'very positive' long-term effects: Raghuram Rajan

In a recent television interview, Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan spoke about the long-term advantages of the two major economic moves of the Modi government -- the Goods and Service Tax and demonetisation. 

No 'cause big enough to justify violence against children', says Rahul after attack on Gurgaon school bus

On the day miscreants protesting the release of 'Padmaavat' targeted a school bus in Gurugram, Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to express his anguish and blamed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for the ongoing violence.   

Padmaavat release: After attack on school bus, big Gurgaon schools shut till Sunday

After the attack on a school bus by anti-"Padmaavat" protestors, some reputed schools in Gurgaon have decided to remain shut till Sunday in view of the violence over the controversial film's release.

'I've signed your death warrant,' judge tells ex-USA Gymnastics doctor

As his victims wept in a Michigan courtroom on Wednesday, disgraced long-time USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for abusing young female gymnasts who were entrusted to his care.