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
A Muslim man was killed in Sri Lanka on Monday, police said after imposing a nationwide curfew to contain a violent new backlash against Easter suicide bombings.
The 45-year-old man died shortly after admission to a hospital in Puttalam district during anti-Muslim rioting which beganRead More
Sri Lanka blocked access to Facebook and WhatsApp on Monday after a posting sparked anti-Muslim riots across several towns in the latest fallout from the Easter Sunday suicide attacks. Christian groups attacked Muslim-owned shops in the northwestern town of Chilaw on Sunday in anger at aRead 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
The Sri Lankan government on Friday said the trustees of all the mosques in the country should not engage in or allow any gathering to promote or propagate hatred and also directed them to send the audio recordings of the sermons to authorities. The government's moveRead More
Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena Wednesday vowed to crush the Muslim extremist groups responsible for the Easter Sunday bombings that killed 258 people, his office said.
Maithripala Sirisena toured the village of Sainthamaruthu where several jihadists fought a gun battleRead More
Blast in a major Sufi Muslim shrine in Lahore, Pakistan on Wednesday, at least six people have been killed and wounded 15 people official said as the country marks the fasting month of Ramadan.
According to local news broadcaster Geo News, which said a police vehicle had been hit. TheRead More
According to Police Chief, Sri Lanka's security authorities have either killed or arrested all those responsible for the Easter suicide bombings that left 257 people dead.
Chandana Wickramaratne said in an audio statement on Tuesday that police had accounted forRead More
KERALA : A circular by the Muslim Educational Society (MES), Kerala which runs a wide array of schools and professional institutions including engineering and medical colleges in the state, makes it clear that it is difficult to accept a clothing style, be it in the name ofRead More
The participation of western-UP based Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) appears to more certain thanRead More
The outgoing Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, who is set to retire in October, has some big judgments to look into before he demits his office. Misra is expected to deliver judgments in cases pertaining to the legality of Aadhaar and whether to refer the issue of mosques being essential toRead More
New Delhi: Countering the picture projected by Opposition of a gloomy economic situation and claims of rising unemployment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that more than one crore jobs have been created in the last one year, hence, the campaign of lack of jobs needs to stop now.Read More
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha, where the government lacks numbers, on Friday, a day after the Union Cabinet cleared the amendments to the bill.
However, if the Upper House of the Parliament fails to pass the bill,Read More
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Jawaharlal Nehru was a great man. But he was also a short-sighted politician. More than 50 years after his death, the Indian state is still paying a heavy price for its first prime minister’s myopia on Kashmir. It is not enough for leaders to be virtuous. They must also be visionary.Read More
Members of Bheem Army have decided to protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on August 19, to press for the withdrawal of cases against fellow outfit members lodged in jail in connection with the April 2 violence in west UP districts.
On April 2, Bheem Army workers had protestedRead More
JAIPUR: Alleging that the RSS and AIMIM were "two sides of the same coin", the Congress today accused both the organisations of polarising people.
"They are the two sides of the same coin. They do polarisation and run their own agendas," Congress spokesperson Priyanka