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Aug 07, 2017
Full text of Hamid Ansari's final speech as vice-president: Why pluralism and secularism are essential for our democracyIn his final speech as vice-president, Hamid Ansari said the challenge today is to reiterate and rejuvenate secularism's basic principles.
Aug 03, 2017
Amarnath Yatra 2017: 813 pilgrims pay obeisance at Himalayan shrine, 205 more depart from JammuAs many as 813 pilgrims on Thursday paid obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir hills, an official said.
Jul 31, 2017
Shiva devotees across India take part in annual Kanwariya pilgrimageKanwariya pilgrimage, which commenced this year on 10 July, is an annual month-long yatra that takes place in the Hindu calendar month of Shravana (Saavan)
Jul 30, 2017
Nitish Kumar's Mahagathbandhan exit likely to alienate Pasmanda Muslims in BiharAli Anwar’s revolt against Nitish Kumar’s recent somersault has raised fresh questions about the direction Pasmanda (backward) Muslim politics will take.
Jul 22, 2017
Kerala writer gets threat letter warning him that his limbs will be cut off unless he converts to IslamRenowned Malayali author KP Ramanunni on Friday lodged a police complaint regarding an anonymous threat letter.
Jul 20, 2017
Amarnath Yatra 2017: 1,877 pilgrims leave from Jammu amid tight securityThe 21st batch of 1,877 pilgrims on Thursday left Jammu for the Amarnath cave shrine of Lord Shiva in south Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.
Jul 20, 2017
Opposition parties advocate bill to deal with rising cases of mob lynchingSeveral Opposition parties are advocating a bill to deal with incidents of mob lynching which, they claimed, are on the rise.
Jul 15, 2017
Casteist remarks on social media now punishable: What fighting online hate speech in India entailsThe right to freedom of speech is not absolute and is subject to reasonable restrictions to prevent hate speech.
Jul 14, 2017
Muslim family on board train in UP assaulted, victims say they were attacked for appearing 'different'A Muslim family of ten people on board a train was attacked by a mob near Mainpuri in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.
Jul 11, 2017
Dismantling Patriarchy: Why religion remains an exclusive domain of men?Religion remains the one arena worldwide that has denied women an equal footing with their male counterparts.