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Aug 28, 2018
Punjab's proposed amendment to blasphemy law Section 295 AA: Amarinder's move arms religious fanatics against free speechThe Punjab government's proposed decision to amend Section 295 AA, a law which makes acts of sacrilege against the holy books — Guru Granth Sahib, Gita, Quran, Bible — of major religions punishable with life imprisonment, is expected to cause quite an uproar as the bill will be tabled in Punjab assembly on Tuesday.
Jul 18, 2018
Pathalgadi movement: Ahead of polls, Chhattisgarh BJP attacks tribal practice as 'conspiracy' by Christian communityElection year in Chhattisgarh has stirred up all kinds of political plots, and the Pathalgadi movement is getting ensnared in it.
Jul 16, 2018
Pathalgadi movement: BJP's attempts to reap political dividends from ongoing rebellion fuel tribal ireThe ruling BJP in Chhattisgarh seems bent on reaping a political dividend from the ongoing Pathalgadi movement in the state by allegedly dividing tribals.
Jul 06, 2018
BJP MP Gopal Shetty stirs controversy, claims Christians did not participate in freedom struggleThis prompted the Congress to seek an apology from the BJP for the "condemnable" comment made by its parliamentarian, while the NCP saw the remark as a "deliberate attempt to polarise people"
Jun 23, 2018
Nearly 100 Indians languish in two detention centres in US; MEA says monitoring situation closelySatnam Singh Chahal, of the North American Punjabi Association (NAPA), believes that thousands of Indians, with overwhelming majority of them being from Punjab, are languishing in jails in the US.
Mar 14, 2018
BJP's Mission Kerala in trouble after miffed NDA ally BDJS heads for exit before Chengannur bypollBharatiya Janata Party’s biggest ally in the southern state of Kerala is heading towards an exit from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), upsetting party president Amit Shah’s strategy to repeat a Tripura in the country's lone remaining communist citadel.
Mar 09, 2018
Vladimir Lenin statues pulled down in Tripura: History is unforgiving, especially to those who wish to control itWhen BJP won a convincing victory over the Communists who controlled Tripura, the celebrations led to immediate bulldozing of two statues of Vladimir Lenin.
Feb 22, 2018
Meghalaya Diary, part 2: Superstitions, privacy concerns, distrust of 'non-tribals' make Aadhaar a non-starter in poll-bound stateMany people in Meghalaya are avoiding Aadhaar enrollment because they believe it is akin to the mark of the beast.
Feb 07, 2018
Narendra Modi has done miracles for the poor, Meghalaya too needs them, Alphons Kannanthanam tells FirstpostIt is the time the people of Meghalaya to utter themselves that they need a dignified life, Alphons Kannanthanam tells Firstpost.
Jan 03, 2018
'Love jihad' or love-struck? Kerala home department says conversions to Islam mostly for romantic reasonsContrary to the home department finding, the NIA that investigated a few cases of conversion in the state had found an "organised effort" behind the conversions.