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Mar 28, 2017
Congress leader courts controversy after 'menstruation impure' commentInterim President of the Congress party in Kerala M M Hassan has courted a controversy with his remarks that menstruation was impure and women should not enter temples during that period.
Aug 10, 2016
Omar Abdullah: Parliament should have tabled an earlier report on 'J&K interlocutors'Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said MPs who want an all-party delegation to visit the Valley, should have ensured implementation of the recommendations of an earlier such deputation
Jun 20, 2016
After Raghuram Rajan, is Arvind Kejriwal on Subramanian Swamy's list?BJP MP Maheish Girri has asked Kejriwal to either prove his charge against him or "resign" from the post of Chief Minister.
Jun 06, 2016
Let people of Goa decide on casino issue: AAPAam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said it was for the people of Goa to decide on the fate of the casino industry in the state.
Mar 13, 2016
Are Brahmins scapegoats of 'Brahmanwad'? And what does it tell us about mob rule and the state?The ongoing debates around the suicide of Rohith Vemula and the JNU issue have brought to the public discourse a confusing, controversial term: Brahmanwad
Dec 23, 2015
Delhi HC seeks Centre's reply on plea claiming award wapsi 'tarnishing India's image'The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response from the Centre on a plea seeking a direction to frame guidelines that if Sahitya Akademi awardees return their awards, they should also return the prize money and royalties they may have earned through sale of their books.
Nov 28, 2015
Winter Session: Lok Sabha to discuss intolerance issueThe issue of intolerance is set to reverberate in Lok Sabha on Monday with the Speaker accepting notices of CPI(M) member P Karunakaran and Congress MP K C Venugopal for a discussion on the matter.
Oct 29, 2015
Historians issue statement criticizing PM Modi for 'highly vitiated atmosphere'After writers, artists, filmmakers and scientists, over 50 historians on Thursday came out strongly against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not making any reassuring statement.
Oct 19, 2015
State governments answerable for incidents in Dadri, Karnataka: Amit ShahWith BJP on the backfoot over beef controversy and the writers' protest against "rising intolerance", its chief Amit Shah on Monday said BJP cannot be blamed for incidents which occurred in states ruled by other parties.
Oct 13, 2015
Kannada writer Rahamat Tarikere returns Sahitya Akademi awardJoining the bandwagon of writers and poets protesting "growing intolerance", Kannada writer Prof Rahamat Tarikere has returned his Sahitya Akademi award in protest against the killing of scholar M M Kalburgi and rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare.