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Netflix officials booked in MP over 'temple kissing scene' in Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy
Entertainment

Netflix officials booked in MP over 'temple kissing scene' in Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy

The officials were booked on a complaint filed by Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha national secretary who demanded an apology from Netflix and the makers of A Suitable Boy, and the removal of "objectionable scenes," which he stated were "encouraging love jihad."

A hidden treasure in tonnes of floral trash
World

A hidden treasure in tonnes of floral trash

Floral waste has a tremendous and largely unexploited potential of being converted into pigments, biogas and organic acids by using simple and inexpensive technologies

Pakistan approves plan to establish Sharda Peeth corridor in PoK, claims media report; work on project to begin this year
India

Pakistan approves plan to establish Sharda Peeth corridor in PoK, claims media report; work on project to begin this year

Pakistan approved a proposal to establish a corridor that will allow Hindu pilgrims from India to visit Sharda Peeth, an ancient Hindu temple in PoK

The unanswered prayers of Tamil Nadu's Dalit priests
India

The unanswered prayers of Tamil Nadu's Dalit priests

Despite government push for training schools, Dalit priests have not been able to find jobs in state-owned historic temples

New Zealand mosque shootings: Attacks on houses of worship show rise of hate crime, religious places more vulnerable globally
India

New Zealand mosque shootings: Attacks on houses of worship show rise of hate crime, religious places more vulnerable globally

Places of worship are 'soft targets' as they reign in a psychological hijack of people. "By targeting a house of worship, rather than a private home or business, the attacker has committed a powerful symbolic transgression: profaning a space that is both sacred and communal."

Sabarimala temple reopens for monthly worship; state administration deploys police personnel in Pamba, surrounding areas
India

Sabarimala temple reopens for monthly worship; state administration deploys police personnel in Pamba, surrounding areas

Kerala’s Sabarimala temple reopened on Tuesday for monthly worship amid scores of police personnel deployed in surrounding areas

Sabarimala protests: As two women enter the temple, look at past struggles for equality in Kerala and what lies ahead
India

Sabarimala protests: As two women enter the temple, look at past struggles for equality in Kerala and what lies ahead

Bindu, a 42-year-old lecturer in the School of Legal Studies in Kannur University and 44-year-old Kanaka Durga who works in the Civil Supplies Department in Malappuram unobtrusively entered the Sabarimala temple at 3.30 am on 2 January.

Sabarimala temple row: Twitterati rake Union minister Smriti Irani over coals for menstrual blood quote; she responds with 'fake news'
India

Sabarimala temple row: Twitterati rake Union minister Smriti Irani over coals for menstrual blood quote; she responds with 'fake news'

As the stand-off over the entry of women of menstrual age into Kerala's Sabarimala temple continued, Union Minister Smriti Irani, responding to the controversy, said that “everyone has the right to pray, not to desecrate.”

Ornaments, cash worth Rs 45 lakh stolen from temple in Thane; police arrest six after analysing CCTV footage
India

Ornaments, cash worth Rs 45 lakh stolen from temple in Thane; police arrest six after analysing CCTV footage

The accused broke open the rear door of the Gopal Krishna Temple, located in Thane's Jambli Naka area, on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. They decamped with ornaments and cash kept in a cupboard there, Additional Commissioner of Police (ACP) Satya Narayan told reporters.

Army to build two bridges to facilitate pilgrims' return to Sabarimala; final clearance from defence secretary expected soon
India

Army to build two bridges to facilitate pilgrims' return to Sabarimala; final clearance from defence secretary expected soon

The engineering division of the Army from Hyderabad has been entrusted to build two bailey bridges near Kerala's Sabarimala temple, One bridge would be meant for the vehicular traffic, and the other for pedestrians.

Uttar Pradesh: Two arrested for raping, burning woman alive in Sambhal district; 3 accused still absconding
India

Uttar Pradesh: Two arrested for raping, burning woman alive in Sambhal district; 3 accused still absconding

The circle officer of Gunnaur, Aqil Ahmad, said the accused were relatives of the 30-year-old victim. According to a complaint lodged by the victim's husband, the incident took place on Saturday around 2.30 am when the woman was in her house with her daughter.

Delhi tomb 'converted' into temple, say reports; Manish Sisodia calls it serious offence, orders inquiry
India

Delhi tomb 'converted' into temple, say reports; Manish Sisodia calls it serious offence, orders inquiry

Manish Sisodia on Saturday ordered an enquiry into the alleged conversion of a small tomb into a temple at Safdarjung Enclave's Humayunpur village

Kuthiyottam row: Young boys endure days of suffering, brave piercings with metal hooks in Kerala temple ritual
India

Kuthiyottam row: Young boys endure days of suffering, brave piercings with metal hooks in Kerala temple ritual

About a thousand boys between the ages of five and twelve suffer physical and mental abuse as part of a ritual called Kuthiyottam.

Karnataka polls: BJP food fight with Rahul insults voters' intelligence, leaves them open to Siddaramaiah's 'inclusive' stance
Politics

Karnataka polls: BJP food fight with Rahul insults voters' intelligence, leaves them open to Siddaramaiah's 'inclusive' stance

It shows an utter lack of imagination on the part of the BJP that it ignored a score of issues on which it could corner the Siddaramaiah regime and instead beat its chest over chicken breast

Rahul Gandhi tells CNN-News18 he is confident of Congress victory in Gujarat: 'People will throw up surprise'
Politics

Rahul Gandhi tells CNN-News18 he is confident of Congress victory in Gujarat: 'People will throw up surprise'

Rahul Gandhi said that he is confident of Congress victory in the Gujarat Assembly Election and the people of Gujarat will throw in a 'surprise' on 18 December

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's 'soft Hindutva' holds little appeal for people of Dwarka
Politics

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's 'soft Hindutva' holds little appeal for people of Dwarka

The BJP's attack on Rahul Gandhi is a thought-out strategy using which it wants to end the Congress's soft Hindutva strategy.

Dismantling Patriarchy: Why religion remains an exclusive domain of men?
India

Dismantling Patriarchy: Why religion remains an exclusive domain of men?

Religion remains the one arena worldwide that has denied women an equal footing with their male counterparts.

Pakistani currency note found among offering at Sabarimala temple, probe ordered
India

Pakistani currency note found among offering at Sabarimala temple, probe ordered

A Pakistani currency note of Rs 20 denomination was found among the offerings in the "hundi" of the famous Lord Ayyappa temple here prompting police to launch a probe.

Tension mounts in Haryana village after flags inscribed with '786' are put up in temple
India

Tension mounts in Haryana village after flags inscribed with '786' are put up in temple

Tension mounted in a Haryana village after a few blue-coloured flags inscribed with '786' were put up at an under-construction temple.

Ram temple construction date to be fixed in November, says BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj
Politics

Ram temple construction date to be fixed in November, says BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj

The date for construction of a "grand" Ram temple in Ayodhya is likely to be finalised in the 'Dharma Sansad' scheduled to be held in November in Karnataka, firebrand BJP member of Parliament from Unnao, Sakshi Maharaj has said.