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.
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.
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
The searches were conducted based on the warrants issued by Ernakulam's special NIA court.
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
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.
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.
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.
BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya, an accused in the Malegaon blasts case, said ATS chief Hemant Karkare died because she had "cursed" him.
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
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
Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur has joined the BJP.
The SIT's additional charge sheet stated that a network within Sanatan Sanstha targeted Lankesh for no personal reasons.
Avinash Pawar (30) was arrested Friday night and will be produced before a court on Saturday, the official added.
A special anti-terror court on Monday acquitted Hindutva preacher Swami Aseemanand and four others in the Mecca Masjid blast case.
Prakash Raj also attacked the state governments that have banned the film "Padmaavat' and groups opposing its release.
Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh too echoed similar sentiments and justified the nation-wide protests to stall the film's release.
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.PTI Photo
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
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
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.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
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.