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PM Modi greets people on Gudi Padwa, Cheti Chand

PM Modi greets people on Gudi Padwa, Cheti Chand

  • March 28 2017

Extending his greetings to the people of Maharashtra on the special occasion of Gudi Padwa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said may the coming year bring happiness, good health and prosperity [...]

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Don't go against mandate of Almight, Muslim board tells SC on Triple Talaq

Don't go against mandate of Almight, Muslim board tells SC on Triple Talaq

  • March 28 2017

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board has once again reiterated that triple talaq is not illegal and the courts have no powers to scrutinise it. Do not go against the mandate of the Almighty, the AI [...]

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Young Muslim woman trolled for singing Hindu devotional song in reality show

Young Muslim woman trolled for singing Hindu devotional song in reality show

  • March 09 2017

A young Muslim woman has come under online attacks by fundamentalists for singing a Hindu devotional song in a Kannada reality show. A post on Facebook by a group called 'Mangalore Muslims' accused [...]

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Disgusting priest calls for women who wear jeans to be DROWNED for 'tempting men'

Disgusting priest calls for women who wear jeans to be DROWNED for 'tempting men'

  • March 01 2017

A Christian priest has called for women who wear jeans and other 'provocative' dress to be DROWNED for 'tempting men'. The priest, identified only as Father Sharlom, says he does not want to give comm [...]

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PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Maha Shivratri

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Maha Shivratri

  • February 24 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the nation on the holy occasion of Maha Shivratri. Taking to Twitter, the Prime Minister said, "Heartfelt greetings and best wishes on the occasion of [...]

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Centre clears ordinance on Jallikattu

Centre clears ordinance on Jallikattu

  • January 21 2017

Decks were cleared late night for an ordinance on Jallikattu after Tamil Nadu and the Centre worked feverishly even as the state stood on the edge and protesters on Marina beach and elsewhere refused [...]

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Bengal Gangasagar Stampede : Many feared dead

Bengal Gangasagar Stampede : Many feared dead

  • January 15 2017

Stampede has been reported at Bengal Gangasagar river when lakhs of pilgrims had gathered to take holy dip to celebrate makara sankaranti. The government is yet to release an official statement. [...]

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Removing Pongal Holidays From The List Triggers Sharp Reactions in Tamil Nadu

Removing Pongal Holidays From The List Triggers Sharp Reactions in Tamil Nadu

  • January 10 2017

CHENNAI: The Centre's decision to remove Pongal from its list of compulsory holidays to optional holidays triggered sharp reactions from all political parties in the state. While AIADMK general secret [...]

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Kerala Government Favours Entry Of Women Of All Age Groups In Sabarimala Temple

Kerala Government Favours Entry Of Women Of All Age Groups In Sabarimala Temple

  • November 07 2016

The Kerala Government told the supreme court on Monday it was in favour of allowing all women in Sabarimala temple, reversing the stand of the previous Congress-led government.Women aged between 10 an [...]

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Leading Women Leaders Wants Abolition Of Triple Talaq

Leading Women Leaders Wants Abolition Of Triple Talaq

  • October 16 2016

A passionate debate has emerged over the government's stand to oppose the practice of "triple talaq" with some leading women politicians seeking its abolition, even as Muslim bodies accused the ruling [...]