Culture of Impunity

Culture of Impunity

In a culture of impunity where Gau Rakshaks( Cow Vigilantes) brazenly kill Muslims, amidst the presence of the Indian police, it perhaps comes as no surprise that the a BJP MP, former actor turned politician, Paresh Rawal , has tweeted that “ instead of a Kashmiri stone pelter, Arundhati Roy should be tied to an […]

Bill to make Gita compulsory reading in Indian schools

Bill to make Gita compulsory reading in Indian schools

New Delhi: A private member’s bill that seeks to make the Bhagavad Gita compulsory reading in schools and recommends de-recognising institutes that do not follow suit may come up for discussion in the next session of Parliament. “The noble thoughts and teaching of the Bhagavad Gita will make the younger generation better citizens and enrich […]

BJP chief says Modi will ‘control’ Kashmir situation

BJP chief says Modi will ‘control’ Kashmir situation

Chandigarh: BJP national president Amit Shah on Saturday said the ‘Kashmir problem’ emerged because of Congress, expressing confidence that Narendra Modi government will soon control the present situation in the Valley. “What else Congress can say? Kashmir problem emerged because of Congress,” Shah said while addressing media here on Saturday. He was asked to respond […]

RSS Meet: A Provocation

RSS Meet: A Provocation

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh(RSS) will hold its annual review meeting for the first time in Jammu in July, “to send out a message to pro-freedom people of Kashmir.” RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, BJP president Amit Shah and leaders from VHP will attend the three-day meeting which is scheduled from July 18-20.“The time and place of […]

RSS to hold maiden meeting in J&K

RSS to hold maiden meeting in J&K

New Delhi: Amid the unrest in Kashmir, the RSS will hold its annual review meeting for the first time in Jammu in July, looking to send out a message to separatists that the valley is an integral part of the country. Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat, BJP president Amit Shah and leaders from […]

Yogi praises Maharana, says Akbar, Babar were invaders

Yogi praises Maharana, says Akbar, Babar were invaders

LUCKNOW: Akbar, Aurangzeb and Babar were “invaders” and the youngsters should follow the path shown by leaders like Maharana Pratap, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said. He said the problems of the country will vanish if this truth is accepted. Adityanath was speaking at an event held here on the occasion of the 477th […]

BJP to provide jobs in government forces to fight pro-freedom protests

BJP to provide jobs in government forces to fight pro-freedom protests

Srinagar: To counter the simmering pro-freedom protests, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has come up with a plan: provide jobs to Kashmir’s youth in government forces. In the BJP huddle of last month, during which party president Amit Shah and general secretary Ram Madhav held meetings with the party’s JK chapter leaders in Jammu, the […]

Militants’ video sharing; It’s psychological warfare, say police

Militants’ video sharing; It’s psychological warfare, say police

Srinagar: Police on Monday said videos shared by militants on social media were part of “psychological warfare”, which is believed to attract more youths towards the militancy in Kashmir. “Militants are indulging in psychological warfare by sharing their videos on social media, but we have taken measures to prevent it,” said inspector general of police […]

Communally-motivated reporting behind ban, say cable operators

Communally-motivated reporting behind ban, say cable operators

Srinagar: The cable channel operators of Kashmir said the reportage of a section of Delhi-based media seemed to be motivated by “Hindutva right-wing” politics, which is why they leave no stone unturned to show Islam in a bad light and blame both Pakistani and religious TV channels for instigating the masses. “We pulled down the […]

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