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India Is For Hindus, Not Hindutvadis Says Rahul Gandhi At 'Mahangai Hatao' Rally

Dec 12, 2021 PTI

Rahul Gandhi spoke in a rally in Jaipur, 'This is a country of Hindus, not Hindutvadis. If there is inflation in the country... this has been done by Hindutvadis'. He clarified that ust as two living beings cannot have one soul, two words cannot have the same meaning.

"Can't Do Anything If People Are Sensitive" Delhi High Court On Salman Khurshid's New Book

Nov 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

While refusing to interfere with the sale and publication of the book, the high court posed what can the court do if people were "feeling so sensitive". Ask people "not to buy or read the book" instead, the High Court commented.

Salman Khurshid: I Don't Accept Hindutva But Hinduism Is A Beautiful Religion

Though it is about SC verdict on Ayodhya, media is focusing only on one paragraph where I made a clear distinction between Hinduism and Hindutva, tells Salman Khurshid about his new book

NIA Raids 2 Locations In Tamil Nadu In ISIS Module Case

Nov 30, 2019 IANS

The searches were conducted based on the warrants issued by Ernakulam's special NIA court.

Kamlesh Tiwari Stabbed 15 Times, Shot In Head: Postmortem Report

The duo will be handed over to the Uttar Pradesh police probing the sensational killing of Tiwari, who headed a little known outfit, Hindu Samaj Party

20 October, 2019

Murdered Hindu Outfit Leader Kamlesh Tiwari's Son Wants NIA Probe


Kamlesh Tiwari, 43, was killed at his residence in Khurshid Bagh in Lucknow on Friday. His throat was slit and he was shot multiple times. He died on the way to a hospital.

18 October, 2019

Former Hindu Mahasabha Leader Kamlesh Tiwari Shot Dead In Lucknow


According to reports, the attackers, wearing saffron clothes, walked into Kamlesh Tiwari's office in Khurshid Bagh area on the pretext of handing over a box of sweets--where they gunned him down.

13 May, 2019

BJP To Move EC Over Actor Kamal Haasan's 'First Hindu Terrorist' Comment

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, Kamal Haasan had stoked a row, when in November 2017, he took potshots at what he termed as 'Hindu extremism,' which drew condemnation from the BJP and Hindu outfits.

19 April, 2019

Sadhvi Pragya BJP's Anti-National Face, Modi Must Apologise For Her Comments On Karkare: Congress

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya, an accused in the Malegaon blasts case, said ATS chief Hemant Karkare died because she had "cursed" him.

19 April, 2019

Malegaon Blast Victim's Father Moves Court To Ban Sadhvi Pragya From Contesting Lok Sabha Polls

Outlook Web Bureau

Sadhvi Pragya is a prime accused in 2008 Malegaon blast case and is out on bail. On Wednesday she was declared as BJP' candidate for Lok Sabha elections from Bhopal, against Congress' Digvijaya Singh

17 April, 2019

BJP's Decision To Field Sadhvi Pragya Shows It Wants To Push Boundaries Of Hindutva

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

Sadhvi Pragya, an accused in the Malegaon blast case, joined the BJP formally on Wednesday and will contest the Lok Sabha election against Congress' Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal


17 April, 2019

BJP Fields Malegaon Blast Accused Sadhvi Pragya Against Digvijaya Singh In Bhopal

Outlook Web Bureau

Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur has joined the BJP.

24 November, 2018

Gauri Lankesh Murder: SIT Names Sanatan Sanstha In Additional Charge Sheet

Outlook Web Bureau

The SIT's additional charge sheet stated that a network within Sanatan Sanstha targeted Lankesh for no personal reasons.

25 August, 2018

ATS Arrests Mumbai Man In Explosives Haul, 5 Held So Far

Outlook Web Bureau

Avinash Pawar (30) was arrested Friday night and will be produced before a court on Saturday, the official added.

17 April, 2018

Main Prosecutor In Mecca Masjid Case Was A Novice In Murder Trial, Linked To BJP: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

A special anti-terror court on Monday acquitted Hindutva preacher Swami Aseemanand and four others in the Mecca Masjid blast case.

19 January, 2018

'I Am Anti-Modi And Anti-Amit Shah, They Are Not Hindus': Prakash Raj

Outlook Web Bureau

Prakash Raj also attacked the state governments that have banned the film "Padmaavat' and groups opposing its release.


20 November, 2017

'Will Never Accept Insult Of The Nation,' Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Bans Padmavati

Outlook Web Bureau

Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh too echoed similar sentiments and justified the nation-wide protests to stall the film's release.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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