Bengaluru violence: 'We are everybody's punching bag,' says SDPI leader as Karnataka govt mulls banning party
The SDPI in its attempt to match the RSS, Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad has allegedly drifted from promoting positive politics committed to empower the Muslims, Dalits and deprived communities
22-yr-old Jamia law student booked for Instagram post over Handwara encounter after plaint from Bajrang Dal member: Report
A 22-year-old law student of New Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia University was booked for an Instagram post over the 3 May Handwara encounter after a Bajrang Dal office bearer filed a complaint, Indian Express reported.
Three engineering students from Kashmir arrested for sedition in Karantaka's Hubballi district for 'pro-Pakistan' video
Police said, according to preliminary information, the students are from Shopian in Kashmir and action has been taken on the basis of a complaint from the college management.
Jamia shooter was 'obedient' and '1,000% a minor', claims teacher; says accused was 'desperate' to be famous
The radicalisation has come as a surprise to Narendra, for the shooter was a regular in his class.
Bajrang Dal asks Navratri celebrations organisers in Hyderabad to check Aadhaar cards so that 'non-Hindus' cannot enter events
The Bajrang Dal has threatened all 'garba' and 'dandiya' organisers of disrupting their events if they allow "non-Hindus" to enter the venues.
FIR filed by BJP leader against Digvijaya Singh for alleging saffron party and Bajrang Dal take money from Islamic State
A BJP leader lodged a criminal case against Digvijay Singh over his allegation that the saffron party and Bajrang Dal take money from Pakistan's notorious spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence
BJP's Sambit Patra dubs Digvijaya Singh's ISI barb 'divisive, shameful'; seeks Sonia Gandhi's apology
Hitting out at Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for alleging a link between the BJP and Pakistani spy agency ISI, the saffron party on Monday dubbed his charge "shameful and condemnable" and sought an apology from his party's president Sonia Gandhi
Digvijaya Singh accuses media of misconstruing 'BJP accepting money from ISI' remark, says comment was based on arrests by MP Police
Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Sunday cried foul alleging that his statement on "BJP members accepting money from Pakistan intelligence agency ISI" has been misconstrued by the media.
DU updates Sociology, Political Science, History, English syllabi; no 'controversial material' part of curriculum, say varsity officials
No 'controversial' or 'provocative' content will be part of the Delhi University's (DU) curriculum, officials said. Syllabi of the four departments, Sociology, Political Science, History and English was updated. SFI and Left students' outfits protested against the 'saffronisation' of the Delhi University's curriculum.
UP Police vows to take strict action against those spreading rumours after Unnao madrasa students allege thrashing over 'Jai Shri Ram'
After it was reported that three madrasa students, were allegedly thrashed and forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' during a clash between two groups in Unnao, police said it remains alert and will take strict action against those who spread 'rumours'
Madrasa students forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram': Salman Khurshid says weaker sections in rural areas living in 'fear'
Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday claimed that rural area residents belonging to weaker sections of society are living in an atmosphere of fear while asserting that it is the responsibility of every Indian to feel the pain of such people
Three madrasa students thrashed with cricket bats, forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' in UP's Unnao; accused arrested
Three madrasa students were allegedly thrashed with cricket bats and were forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' during a clash between two groups in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi blames BJP, RSS for lynching, says they have ‘increased a sense of hatred against Muslims’
A day after a man was allegedly lynched in Jharkhand, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said such incidents are not going to stop as the BJP and RSS have increased hate against Muslims in the society. Jharkhand Minister C P Singh said that a trend of linking such incidents to the BJP and right-wing organisations is prevalent. Victim's family, however, alleged that the attack was communal and that he was made to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' and 'Jai Hanuman'.
When contacted, Sandeep Bhagat, Konkan region coordinator of the Bajrang Dal, said the allegation was a 'political conspiracy'.
First-time MP from Odisha's Balasore, Pratap Sarangi takes charge as Minister of State in MSME and Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries ministries
First-time MP from Odisha's Balasore Lok Sabha constituency, BJP leader Pratap Sarangi took charge as Minsiter of State in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Minister of State in the Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.
How coastal Karnataka was saffronised; part 17: Multiple accounts from Dakshin Kannada describe how divisive politics corroded everyday lives
South Karnataka has a different side to offer everybody. For the occasional tourist, it brings forth images of the pristine coastline. For a historian, Karavalli is a treasure trove, with the expanse left by successive rulers and colonial governments. Even better for oral historians, as the majority, Tulu speaking population of this region believes in deities rooted in their past, the stories of whom have been passed on from generation to generation.
Beating Kashmiris does not go with idea of Jammu and Kashmir being India's 'atoot ang': Omar Abdullah on Lucknow attack
Omar Abdullah said incidents like the attack on two Kashmiri vendors in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh will do more harm to idea of India in Jammu and Kashmir than anything else
Naroda Patiya case: SC grants bail to Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi on medical grounds, notes he is blind, bedridden, deaf
The Supreme Court has granted bail to Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi, the key accused in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre, on medical grounds.
UP Police files chargesheet in Bulandshahr case: Five, including Prashant Natt, charged with murder, Yogesh Raj for rioting
The Special Investigation Team of the Uttar Pradesh Police filed a chargesheet on Saturday against 38 people in connection with the Bulandshahr mob violence in which police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and a civilian were killed.
Pulwama terror attack: Right-wing outfits demand criminal case against organiser of DJ Marshmello's show
Right-wing groups said that the Marshmello concert should not take place when the entire country was mourning the Pulwama terror attack.