Rahul Gandhi slams govt over attacks on tribals, Muslims

Pointing out to a string of incidents where a tribal youth was dragged by a moving truck and killed, and Muslims were forced to chant Hindu slogans, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi has criticised the government asking if freedom of work and religion, and prohibition of discrimination based on religion and caste, have been abolished. Continue Reading

China defends its atrocities in Xinjiang

The horrors of Chinese atrocities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), in China’s northwest, are inexorably emerging on an almost daily basis. In response, China has continually changed its narrative about its mass internment of Uyghurs. Continue Reading

CAA: Hajj committee chief meets Rajini

Tamilnadu Hajj Committee president Abu Backer today called on actor-politician Rajinikanth at his residence in Poes Garden here today and discussed about the controversial CAA that has been witnessing protests across the country. Continue Reading

CAA: Opposition parties spreading misinformation

In the last 10 days, opposition parties have mounted an anti-government campaign using the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019, (CAA) as the lightening rod. Continue Reading

Religion must be considered pan-India: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition challenging the validity of the Centre’s 26-year-old notification according minority status to five communities — Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis, saying religion must be considered pan-India. Continue Reading

Need to correct historical wrong committed by Babur, Hindu party tells SC

A “historical wrong” was committed by victorious emperor Babur by constructing a mosque at the birthplace of Lord Ram in Ayodhya which needed to be rectified now, a Hindu party said in the Supreme Court today in the Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri masjid land dispute case. Continue Reading

Muharram: Restrictions back in several parts of Kashmir

Curfew-like restrictions were reimposed today in several parts of Kashmir, including the city, to foil any plans on taking out Muharram processions in the Valley as authorities apprehended that large congregations might lead to violence. Continue Reading