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  • Communal riot in Meerut

    New Delhi: They went to a small mosque called Chhoti Masjid in Qazipur village at the outskirts of Meerut city and asked for water. An attendant in the mosque or some small children who were being taught Qur’an by the Masjid Imam, Iqrar A...

  • Profiling of Christians continues despite revocation order by MP Govt

    Not even a week has passed since the Madhya Pradesh Government had ordered revocation of the controversial circular order to the police seeking details of the Christians in the state, the profiling still continues unabated. On March 22, police ...

  • Dalit kids: even their books are “untouchable”

    Kendrapada (Orissa): Dalit children at a school in Jagatsinghpur district do not know where they went wrong with their studies because teachers refuse to check their notebooks. “Ame achuta” (We are considered untouchables). Teachers...

  • It took 3-4 yrs to convince my party on RSS terror: Digvijay

    New Delhi Senior Congress party leader Digvijay Singh has said it took him three-four years to convince his party about terror activities allegedly done at the behest of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS). He also attacked the BJP-ruled Madh...

  • Award instituted in the name of Nirmala Deshpande in Pakistan

    +Pic Islamabad: An important NGO of Pakistan, Pakistan Institute of Labour Education & Research (PILER), has instituted an award in the name of late Gandhian activist, Mrs. Nirmala Deshpande to honour persons and institutions of Sout...

  • NAC approves draft on communal violence

    New Delhi: The National Advisory Council (NAC) on 28 April finalised a draft bill to curb the menace of communal violence in the country. The Bill includes within its purview attacks against Schedule Castes and Schedule Tribes and religious min...

  • Blasphemous sketches condemned

    New Delhi: Sacrilegious speeches or writings in offending manner about God, His messengers and sacred things and beliefs are not a new phenomenon; rather it has always been there in human history. Only its forms and modes have changed. The evil...

  • Agnivesh assures Jamiat of retracting his statement

    Ahmedabad: “By presenting a totally different picture of Gujarat. false praise was elicited from me. When I am apprised of the true picture of Gujarat after visiting Gujarat, I will retract my statement. For this very reason I have arrive...

  • BBC looking for traditional Indian family

    BBC: Do you believe in instilling good old-fashioned values, discipline and boundaries in your children? Can you give two British teenagers the chance to have some much-needed structure in their lives? If so, the British Broadcasting Corporatio...

  • Shah Waliullah’s contributions applauded

    +Pic New Delhi: “It was Shah Waliullah who the first presented the vision of an anti-British movement” said K Rahman Khan, deputy chairman of Rajya Sabha in the 3-day international seminar on “The contribution of Shah W...

  • BSP, JDU & CPIM have same policy for Muslims

    Lucknow: Chief ministers of various states clamour for “packages” from the Centre, and always point a finger of accusation towards it for looking the other way, particularly if the state government is a non-Congress one. But this go...

  • Attend RSS shakha: M.P. chief minister

    Bhopal: State chief minister, Shivrajsinh Chauhan, has “advised” state government employees and officers to attend Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh “Shakhas” regularly. He made this suggestion on the occasion of prize distrib...

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  • Purulia arms drop

    Today, whole India is suddenly talking about Purulia arms drop, we thoroughly covered it four months ago

  • Murder of Maulana Shawkat

    Sringar: A week after Jamait-e-Ahle Hadith (JAH) president, Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah was killed in an IED blast, police claimed to have arrested three militants belonging to Tehreek-e-Mujahideen (TeM) in connection with it. The whole operatio...

  • Killing of political workers decried

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Coalition of Civil Society (JKCCS), a human rights group here, on April 11 demanded an impartial and independent probe into the killing of political workers across the valley.  “We are concerned at the spa...

  • Interlocutors meet Abbas Ansari

    Srinagar: Interlocutors appointed by the Centre for Jammu and Kashmir met senior separatist leader Maulana Abbas Ansari here on April 20. Ansari has shown his willingness to enter into a dialogue with Union government provided some confidence-b...

  • Drastic fall in male-female ratio

    Srinagar: The state of Jammu and Kashmir shows a drastic fall in child and female sex ratio as per the provisional census data released here on April 7. “The child sex ratio (0 to 6 years of age) has fallen to 859 in 2011 from 941 in ...

  • Dogra Certificate becomes bone of contention

    Srinagar: The state government on April 8 said the issue of Dogra certificate would be discussed and deliberated upon in the cabinet to dispel apprehensions of alleged attempts to change the demography of state.  “The issue will be d...

  • India Rejuvenation Initiative demands SIT probe into cash for vote scam

    JM Lyngdoh along with 13 others moved the Supreme Court on 11 April demanding SIT probe into the cash for vote scam after the WikiLeaks expose. India Rejuvenation Initiative is a non political social organisation working primarily to wipe out c...