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Jan 07, 2019
Gaumata to cow menace: Adityanath's doltish love for Hindutva angers farmers, cattle traders as bovine population explodesNever one to accept the limitations of Hindutva imagination, Adityanath has chosen to impose a cess of 0.50 percent to raise funds for constructing cow shelters in each rural and urban local body. It is the people of Uttar Pradesh who will now finance the Hindutvavadi's passion for the cow, which a large number of Hindus, including farmers, too venerate and worship.
Dec 29, 2018
Freedom is not a shiny object, and other thoughts for Naseeruddin Shah's detractorsNaseeruddin Shah's detractors should know that by telling someone they should be happy with whatever freedom they have been granted, they are implying that they weren’t supposed to be free in the first place
Dec 26, 2018
Yogi Adityanath directs Uttar Pradesh officials to make 'immediate arrangements' for proper care of stray cowsIn a meeting with senior officials, Adityanath told them to set up a committee to consider measures for providing better shelter facilities for stray cows and directed chief secretary Anup Chanda Pandey to present recommendations in this regard in a week.
Dec 05, 2018
Uttar Pradesh records 69% of cow-related violence cases since Yogi Adityanath took charge; situation has deteriorated across IndiaSince the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Yogi Adityanath came to power in Uttar Pradesh in March 2017, India’s most populous state has recorded 69 percent of its cases of cow-related violence.
Aug 21, 2018
BJP MLA Raja Singh taken into preventive custody after planning protest to demand release of 'gau rakshaks'BJP MLA Raja Singh has been taken into preventive custody by Hyderabad police on Tuesday. He had been planning to protest in front of police commissioner's office, demanding release of 'gau rakshaks' from police custody
Aug 13, 2018
Baba Ramdev calls for strict action against illegal cow-slaughter, says '90 percent gau rakshaks genuine, few go overboard'Yoga guru and entrepreneur Baba Ramdev said on Sunday that 'gau rakshaks' (cow protectors) are forced to come out on streets as police and civil administrations fail to deal strictly with the menace of cow smuggling.
Feb 03, 2018
Rajasthan bypoll results: Congress' 3-0 win is result of BJP's inability to tame unruly saffron groups unleashing violenceWhile any other government would have expressed deep shock and dismay over the horrific incidents, the Vasundhara Raje government in Rajasthan has largely remained unperturbed, a trait of indifference to near-anarchic conditions demonstrated by several other BJP-led governments
Dec 28, 2017
2017, a year of hate crimes in India: Number of violent incidents related to cows, religion is risingThe year 2017 recorded the highest death toll (11 deaths) and the most number of incidents of hate violence (37 incidents) related to cows and religion since 2010.
Dec 08, 2017
Cow-related hate crimes: 2017 was deadliest year for such violence since 2010; 86% of those killed were Muslims11 deaths have been reported in 2017, the highest toll from cow-related hate crimes since 2010.
Oct 07, 2017
Supreme Court can probe to be a bulwark against Hindutva brigade's divisive agendaIn the cases on gau rakshaks, love jehad and Rohingyas, the differences between the judiciary and the Hindutva brigade, led by the RSS, are obvious.