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Jan 22, 2019
Field report from 13 sites of hate crime in Uttar Pradesh: Lingering fear, distrust, justice delayed and deniedWith 92 attacks, 2018 recorded the most hate crime in India in a decade, according to Hate Crime Watch, a database of religious identity-based hate crimes across India from 2009 to 2018.
Apr 13, 2018
Kathua rape case must be heard outside Jammu, victim's lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat tells FirstpostKathua rape case victim's lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat told Firstpost that the Jammu and Bar Association wants a CBI probe in the case only to stay in the limelight while also accusing them of reproaching her to leave the case
Mar 26, 2018
Trinamool's descent into Hindutva politics on Ram Navami is unprincipled and strategically dangerous for BengalTrinamool leaders announced that they would support (read, also organise) Ram Navami processions, which would, however, be peaceful and unarmed, and accompanied by cultural programmes
Feb 11, 2018
BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain says Tripura Muslims did not migrate to East Pakistan as they are a 'patriotic force'Senior BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Sunday said Muslims in Tripura are patriots who did not go to Pakistan after Independence though the state shares a long border with Bangladesh, formerly East Pakistan
Dec 16, 2017
Siddaramaiah says he will contest Karnataka Assembly polls to prevent BJP from coming to powerIndicating that the 2018 assembly polls could "most likely" be his last election, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that he is contesting to stop the BJP from coming back to power
Jul 27, 2017
Nitish Kumar’s homecoming is BJP’s loss; may arrest Narendra Modi-Amit Shah onward march in BiharBihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has always risen high in the company of BJP and not the other way round
Jul 25, 2017
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Offences of religious, racial enmity rose by 41% in last 3 yrs, says CentreThe number of offences promoting enmity on communal and racial lines has gone up by 41 percent in the country in the last three years, the government told the Lok Sabha
Jul 05, 2017
Yashwant Sinha says relating lynching with beef and giving it communal colour 'not always right'Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday said linking lynchings to beef and giving them a communal colour is not always right, amid allegations that these crimes were abetted by Hindutva groups to target Muslims.
Jul 03, 2017
Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Putting onus on Modi govt for rise in lynching incidents turns serious issue into political slugfestTo relate the incidents lynching that have taken place in India since May 2014 with the onset of the Narendra Modi govt is to dilute the seriousness of the issue in a political slugfest
Jun 27, 2017
101 Heartland: The Muslim gatekeepers of Kolkata's Jewish synagogues who have been doing this work for generationsMuslim caretakers have maintained the three main Jewish synagogues of Kolkata for generations, displaying a shining testament to communal harmony in times of discord.