Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condemned a firebrand Hindu candidate from his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) who called the assassin of independence icon Mahatma Gandhi a "patriot".
Modi was forced to act on Friday after a backlash grew over theRead More
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan, who is at the centre of a raging row over his Hindu extremist remarks, Friday said “every religion has its own terrorists” and that no one claim to be sanctimonious.
The Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief also said that he was not afraid of beingRead More
Slippers were hurled on Wednesday evening at Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan, who has kicked up a controversy with his ‘independent India’s first extremist was a Hindu Nathuram Godse’ remark. The incident happened when the actor-turned-politician was addressingRead More
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said those found guilty in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases should and will be punished.
He said his party leader Sam Pitroda’s hua to hua remark on the tragic anti-Sikh riots was shameful.
“Pitroda shouldRead More
Kamal Haasan said at a campaign event on Sunday that first terrorist of Independent India was Hindu Nathu Ram Godse who killed Mahatma Gandhi.
Kamal Haasan, the leader of Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), was campaigning in Avarakurichi with S Mohanraj, his party's candidate for theRead More
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked Sam Pitroda to apologise about his statement about the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The 1984 anti-Sikh riots have been a sensitive issue for the Congress and is likely to damage its prospects in Punjab that votes on May 19 and for the May 12Read More
Amit Shah was speaking at the event to release the BJP’s manifesto or Sankalp Patra just two days ahead of the Lok Sabha election 2019. Prime Minister Modi, Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Sushma Swaraj were among those present at the launch of the manifesto at the party’sRead More
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said the BJP should have come out with a ‘maafinama’ (letter of apology) instead of a manifesto.(HT PHOTO)
Congress also hit out at the BJP leaders for not taking any questions after releasing the manifesto and compared that withRead More
Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor said on Wednesday that if the BJP goes on to mark a repeat of their currentRead More