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Couple, 8-year-old son murdered in West Bengal's Murshidabad district; victim was in RSS, says right-wing group
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Couple, 8-year-old son murdered in West Bengal's Murshidabad district; victim was in RSS, says right-wing group

Three members of a family were hacked to death by unidentified miscreants in Jiaganj of West Bengal's Murshidabad district, a senior police officer said on Wednesday

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's reading of lynching incidents flies in the face of reason, belies reality
India

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's reading of lynching incidents flies in the face of reason, belies reality

Mohan Bhagwat's views on lynching reflect both his analysis of the problem, as well, as his prescription for a solution. What has rightly received criticism is his analysis.

'A crime is a crime': Shashi Tharoor, Asaduddin Owaisi slam Mohan Bhagwat's comment describing lynchings as 'western construct'
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'A crime is a crime': Shashi Tharoor, Asaduddin Owaisi slam Mohan Bhagwat's comment describing lynchings as 'western construct'

Earlier in the day, Bhagwat said lynching is a 'western construct' and should not be used in the Indian context to defame the country.

'Lynching is foreign concept used to defame India': In Dussehra speech, Mohan Bhagwat says violence not RSS' sanskar
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'Lynching is foreign concept used to defame India': In Dussehra speech, Mohan Bhagwat says violence not RSS' sanskar

Bhagwat also said that the citizens could not just be concerned with their selfish interests and sit back and relax. To overcome the economic hurdle, individual contribution and hard work was need of the hour.

'No place for Hindus in world except India': RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat weighs in on Kashmir after Article 370, NRC, mob lynchings
India

'No place for Hindus in world except India': RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat weighs in on Kashmir after Article 370, NRC, mob lynchings

Meeting comes a year after Bhagwat's three-day lecture series in September last year, in which Indian media had participated but international media was largely left out

How the themes in Sacred Games season 2 find global relevance in a contemporary political setup
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How the themes in Sacred Games season 2 find global relevance in a contemporary political setup

Netflix probably adapted Sacred Games into a series because its underlying sociopolitical commentary has echoes across the globe, and not just India.

Congress in Assam: Party at risk of being shellacked again if it fails to navigate host of external challenges
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Congress in Assam: Party at risk of being shellacked again if it fails to navigate host of external challenges

Be it the Muslims, tea garden workers or the various Scheduled Tribes in Assam, the Congress no longer has a consolidated voter base to fall back upon.

Congress in Assam: Infighting, lobbying, exodus hurl erstwhile political powerhouse down path of self-destruction
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Congress in Assam: Infighting, lobbying, exodus hurl erstwhile political powerhouse down path of self-destruction

It is often alleged that due to the appeasement practice, undeserving candidates got tickets to fight the elections resulting in humiliating defeats for the Congress.

Pehlu Khan murder: Acquittal of accused shocks Muslims, threatens to weaken community's faith in judiciary
India

Pehlu Khan murder: Acquittal of accused shocks Muslims, threatens to weaken community's faith in judiciary

Unlike political parties, the judiciary is not susceptible to the game of numbers; its powers do not flow from winning elections.

AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi questions why RSS 'hates' him, recalls his inflammatory '15 minutes' remark from 2013
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AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi questions why RSS 'hates' him, recalls his inflammatory '15 minutes' remark from 2013

Addressing a gathering on Tuesday, Owaisi said, 'Why do they (RSS) hate me? It is because they have not been able to overcome the '15 minutes' statement made by me.'

Salman Khurshid on threats facing Islam today, why Muslims become invisible to secure their future
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Salman Khurshid on threats facing Islam today, why Muslims become invisible to secure their future

Former Union Minister and Congress leader Salman Khurshid talks about his recently released non-fiction book, and the need to understand Islam better today.

DU updates Sociology, Political Science, History, English syllabi; no 'controversial material' part of curriculum, say varsity officials
India

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.

BJP General Secretary Ramlal appointed RSS 'Akhil Bharatiya Sah Sampark Pramukh', V Satish to replace him
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BJP General Secretary Ramlal appointed RSS 'Akhil Bharatiya Sah Sampark Pramukh', V Satish to replace him

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary (Organisation) Ramlal was on Saturday sent back to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

Showbiz takes over Delhi BJP: Singer Sapna Chaudhry’s induction leaves RSS miffed, but won't upset party's apple cart
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Showbiz takes over Delhi BJP: Singer Sapna Chaudhry’s induction leaves RSS miffed, but won't upset party's apple cart

The rift between the party and its ideological parent is becoming clearer in the National Capital but might not influence BJP’s presence and rise in the region which is driven by celebrity faces.

RSS' role in 'nation-building' part of Maharashtra varsity syllabus; Congress rebukes move, points at group's chequered history
India

RSS' role in 'nation-building' part of Maharashtra varsity syllabus; Congress rebukes move, points at group's chequered history

The history of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and its role in 'nation-building' have been included in the syllabus of a university based in Nagpur, where the Sangh has headquarters

Thawar Chand Gehlot, new Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, has always remained a champion for Dalit cause
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Thawar Chand Gehlot, new Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, has always remained a champion for Dalit cause

Considered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thawar Chand Gehlot, despite being in important positions both in the state and at the Centre, always maintained a low key.

India and the Indian: Genes are the root of nationalism but don't determine our destiny, writes Praveen Swami
India

India and the Indian: Genes are the root of nationalism but don't determine our destiny, writes Praveen Swami

Animal impulses drive powerful nationalism, but their triumph is far from inevitable if humans are willing to carefully reflect on why we behave in the ways we do.

Walmart faces major India test over Flipkart's legal spat with smartwatch-type health devices startup GOQii
Business

Walmart faces major India test over Flipkart's legal spat with smartwatch-type health devices startup GOQii

The legal tussle between GOQii and Walmart’s Flipkart unit, comes just months after India imposed stricter rules for foreign investment in e-commerce

Making of Narendra Modi: How India's PM-elect went from being a spartan wanderlust to fashioning the future of Hindutva politics
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Making of Narendra Modi: How India's PM-elect went from being a spartan wanderlust to fashioning the future of Hindutva politics

Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi has often been criticised for his partiality to travel, but his itinerancy long predates his arrival to power.

Decades of ground work by RSS helped BJP wrest 18 seats in Mamata's fortress, says poll strategist Sunil Deodhar
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Decades of ground work by RSS helped BJP wrest 18 seats in Mamata's fortress, says poll strategist Sunil Deodhar

According to Sunil Deodhar, BJP's poll strategist for West Bengal, the saffron party didn't have to do much as the groundwork has been going on in Bengal for decades by RSS and its affiliates