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."
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
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
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
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
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'
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
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
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
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
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
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
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'
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
The BJP's attack on Rahul Gandhi is a thought-out strategy using which it wants to end the Congress's soft Hindutva strategy.
Religion remains the one arena worldwide that has denied women an equal footing with their male counterparts.
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 mounted in a Haryana village after a few blue-coloured flags inscribed with '786' were put up at an under-construction temple.
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.