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Congress' Manish Tewari makes abusive remarks against Narendra Modi, triggers Twitter battle with BJP
Politics

Congress' Manish Tewari makes abusive remarks against Narendra Modi, triggers Twitter battle with BJP

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday triggered a row with a Twitter post using abusive language against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, evoking sharp reactions from the BJP and the Twitterati demanding an apology from Sonia Gandhi.

Dipak Misra take oath as Chief Justice of India, will preside over court for 13 months and 6 days
India

Dipak Misra take oath as Chief Justice of India, will preside over court for 13 months and 6 days

Justice Dipak Misra was today sworn in as the 45th Chief Justice of India.

Three Kashmiri students booked in Hyderabad for not standing up for National Anthem at film theatre
India

Three Kashmiri students booked in Hyderabad for not standing up for National Anthem at film theatre

Three engineering students, originally from Jammu and Kashmir, have been booked for allegedly disrespecting the National Anthem by not standing when it was being played in a cinema hall here, the Hyderabad police said

At Jammu and Kashmir Independence Day function, most remain seated when National Anthem played
India

At Jammu and Kashmir Independence Day function, most remain seated when National Anthem played

In Jammu and Kashmir, the main Independence Day function saw most of the people remain seated when the National Anthem was played soon after Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti unfurled the tricolour

Watch: Amitabh Bachchan features in video of national anthem sung in sign language
Entertainment

Watch: Amitabh Bachchan features in video of national anthem sung in sign language

Amitabh Bachchan features in a video of the national anthem sung in sign language by differently-abled children.

Vande Mataram must be played in all Tamil Nadu schools, govt offices, private firms, says Madras High Court
India

Vande Mataram must be played in all Tamil Nadu schools, govt offices, private firms, says Madras High Court

The Madras High Court on Tuesday made it compulsory for all schools, colleges and universities at least once a week, preferably on Monday or Friday.

Chandigarh admin issues guidelines for differently-abled to show respect to National Anthem
India

Chandigarh admin issues guidelines for differently-abled to show respect to National Anthem

The Chandigarh administration has issued guidelines for persons with disabilities for showing respect to the national anthem.

Hindu Adhiveshan in Goa: Here are a few things that may or may not have taken place
India

Hindu Adhiveshan in Goa: Here are a few things that may or may not have taken place

Hindu Adhiveshan held in Goa: Here are a few things that may or may not have taken place

Congress flays Goa Shiv Sena chief Shivprasad Joshi's remarks on Karnataka people
India

Congress flays Goa Shiv Sena chief Shivprasad Joshi's remarks on Karnataka people

Panaji: The Goa Congress Sunday criticised state Shiv Sena president Shivprasad Joshi for praising the right wing Sri Ram Sene and stating that many people in neighbouring Karnataka cannot sing the National Anthem.

Many people in Karnataka cannot sing national anthem, says Shiv Sena leader Shivprasad Joshi
India

Many people in Karnataka cannot sing national anthem, says Shiv Sena leader Shivprasad Joshi

Shiv Sena Goa unit president Shivprasad Joshi on Saturday said many people in neighbouring Karnataka cannot sing the national anthem, remarks that could trigger a political controversy.

China wants its national anthem sung, but not at parties, weddings or funerals
World

China wants its national anthem sung, but not at parties, weddings or funerals

China is fine-tuning legislation on the proper way and place to sing its national anthem, tightening rules that already bar people from belting it out at parties, weddings and funerals.

No democracy without the courts
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No democracy without the courts

A democracy is more than that. It is first and foremost a system of government, and not just the whims of whoever enjoys political power. That means adherence to the procedures and principles enshrined of the Constitution of India while governing.

DU, JNU: Universities have become the only platform for students to resist hard nationalism
India

DU, JNU: Universities have become the only platform for students to resist hard nationalism

There is no other forum today in India for students' resistance to an essentially majoritarian and thuggish ideology.

Parvez Rasool responds to chewing gum controversy, says let cricketers play cricket
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Parvez Rasool responds to chewing gum controversy, says let cricketers play cricket

Jammu and Kashmir cricket all-rounder Parvez Rasool on Tuesday defended himself against criticism for chewing gum when the national anthem was played before a Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket match between India and England, saying sports should not be involved in politics.

The Ghazi Attack: The Indian war film has changed, even if the enemy has stayed the same
Bollywood

The Ghazi Attack: The Indian war film has changed, even if the enemy has stayed the same

The Indian war film dealing with Pakistan has gone through several avatars — The Ghazi Attack for instance, is notably different from JP Dutta’s Border (1997)

SC stays away from National Song debate, says will examine anthem only
India

SC stays away from National Song debate, says will examine anthem only

The Supreme Court on Friday did not go into the debate for making singing of the National Song mandatory in schools while clarifying that it has "kept alive" such a plea only for the National Anthem without expressing any view on it.

National Anthem row: In times of jingoistic paranoia, 'inherent nationalism' can even overcome physical disability
India

National Anthem row: In times of jingoistic paranoia, 'inherent nationalism' can even overcome physical disability

Home ministry must think that if it does not control the posture of the disabled during National Anthem, then the internal security of India is threatened.

National Anthem: Supreme Court clarifies audience need not stand when it is part of film storyline
India

National Anthem: Supreme Court clarifies audience need not stand when it is part of film storyline

The Supreme Court on Tuesday clarified that the audience need not stand when the National Anthem is played as a part of the storyline of a film, newsreel or documentary.

Supreme Court on National Anthem: Overzealous patriotism has made Jana Gana Mana feel like product placement
India

Supreme Court on National Anthem: Overzealous patriotism has made Jana Gana Mana feel like product placement

Attempting to place the national anthem in artistic performances like product placement in a film does neither the artist nor National Anthem any justice.

National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomy
Politics

National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomy

After passing the historic Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in the Lok Sabha in 2016, the new guidelines on how people with disabilities can show respect when the national anthem is being played in movie halls or public functions, shows that perhaps nothing has changed when it comes to respecting the basic human right of individual autonomy