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'Not Dalits, Una victims were Christian converts' 1.8.2016 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'The day the BJP has a majority in the Rajya Sabha, the cow will be declared 'rashtra mata.'
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Attempt to glorify assassin of Mahatma Gandhi unfortunate: Digvijay Singh 30.1.2016 DNA: Popular News
Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Saturday termed as "unfortunate" the alleged attempts to "glorify" Nathuram Godse when the world was following the path of non-violence shown by Mahatma Gandhi. "The whole world is following the path of non-violence shown by Mahatma Gandhi. But there is a section of people in the country who are trying to glorify his assassin, Nathuram Godse, which is unfortunate," he said at an event. "These people are trying to disturb the communal harmony, the foundation of which was laid by Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru," he said at an event organised by NGO Observer Peace Foundation. Singh's remarks came in the backdrop of the BJP-led Goa government's plan to release a book on Godse, which was earlier scheduled for today on the occasion of the death anniversary of the Father of the Nation but put off following protests by social organisations and political parties. Criticising the NDA government's ambitious scheme to develop 100 smart cities, he said "till there are no smart ...
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Politics over Nathuram Godse in Fatorda 28.1.2016 TOI: India
Nathuram Godse has been the subject of controversy yet again in Fatorda – this time over the release of the book “Nathuram Godse - the story of an assassin” scheduled to be held on January 30, the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, at Ravindra ...
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Attempts to create communal tension in Goa in recent past: CM Parsekar 9.1.2016 DNA: Wide Angle
Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Saturday said there have been attempts to disrupt the communal harmony in the state in the recent past. "Goa has had communal harmony since the liberation (from Portuguese rule) but in the recent past there have been attempts to disrupt it," Parsekar told a gathering on the occasion of Goa Legislators Day on Saturday. The chief minister, however, didn't specify who was making "such attempts". "I appeal to my fellow colleagues, former ministers, legislators to guide the government on its policies, and also help in tackling the forces attempting to create communal discord," he said. Parsekar said his government will take along the former legislators in the matters of governance. The former legislators being experienced should intervene in the issues which have the potential to create communal discord, he said. The Legislators Day is held to mark the commencement of first Assembly session of Goa on January 9, ...
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Live! Kohli tweets: Grateful to have Jaitley as DDCA president 21.12.2015 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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LIVE! Rajnath said India has got Hindu govt after 800 years, says CPM MP in Parl 30.11.2015 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Bihar Elections 2015: Non-BJP Chief Ministers hail Nitish-Lalu's victory, BJP CMs silent 8.11.2015 DNA: Mumbai
As the Mahagathbandhan led by Nitish Kumar's JD(U) and Lalu Yadav's RJD surged towards a certain victory in the Bihar elections, Chief Ministers from different states expressed their views on the outcome. West Bengal CM and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee hailed the verdict: Congratulations @NitishKumar ji, Lalu ji & your full team. And all my Bihar brothers & sisters. Victory of tolerance, defeat of intolerance — Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) November 8, 2015 Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal also praised the verdict and congratulated Nitish Kumar. इस एतिहासिक जीत के लिए बहुत बहुत बधाई हो नीतीश जी — Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) November 8, 2015 ​Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah congratulated the Mahagathbandhan and the Congress leadership. I congratulate Nitish ji, Lalu ji, Sonia and Rahul Gandhi for this victory: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah #BiharResults pic.twitter.com/hfbNiW8K1H — ANI (@ANI_news) November 8, 2015 But he didn't stop there. This election was projected as a political war b/w Modi ji and ...
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International conspiracy behind tarnishing image of Sanatan Sanstha: spokesperson 2.11.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Abhay Varthak, official spokesperson of Sanatan Sanstha of Mumbai branch, said there is an international conspiracy behind maligning the image of Sanatan Sanstha, which has exposed ‘so called’ secular leaders' work against Hindu ...
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Perception about intolerance limited to Delhi's Lutyen's Zone: Amit Shah 24.10.2015 DNA: Recent Columns
BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday dismissed protests over growing intolerance in the country as a "perception" limited to "Lutyen's Zone", the area in the heart of the seat of power in the national capital. "The perception (about growing intolerance) is only limited to Lutyen's Zone. Had such incidents taken place because of the BJP, RSS or VHP, then why are there no protests in Gujarat, MP, Rajasthan and Goa?" he told 'Aap Ki Adalat' show on India TV, according to a press release from the channel. On writers returning their Sahitya Akademi Awards, Shah said they were doing it because of incidents that took place in Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka ruled by SP and Congress respectively. "All the writers returning their awards are protesting against Congress and SP governments." When pointed out that eminent writer Nayantara Sahgal had questioned the Prime Minister's silence on the issue, he said "The PM had spoken on Dadri. And yet their are resigning. There are many among the writers, who had signed an ...
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Perception of intolerance limited to Lutyen's Zone: Amit Shah 24.10.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
BJP president Amit Shah dismissed protests over growing intolerance in the country as a "perception" limited to "Lutyen's Zone", in the heart of New Delhi. He also said the return of awards by writers was directed more at Congress and SP governments than the ...
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Perception about 'intolerance' limited to Lutyen's Zone, says BJP boss Shah 24.10.2015 Telegraph: Front Page
Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah has dismissed protests over growing intolerance in the country as a “perception” limited to “Lutyen's Zone”, the area in the heart of the seat of power in the national capital.
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Dadri-like incidents will damage BJP, NDA: Parrikar 12.10.2015 TOI: India
Parrikar who was speaking during a public interaction event near here, late on Sunday, also said that some of the incidents were being "blown out of proportion" by vested political ...
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JD(S) to extend support to September 26 Karnataka Bandh 22.9.2015 Bangalore News, Bangalore City News | Cities News - Times of India
The Janata Dal (Secular), taking an aggressive stance with regard to the Kalasa Banduri nala project, has decided to extend their support to the September 26 Karnataka bandh called for by pro-Kannada ...
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Pansare murder: Shiv Sena backs Sanatan Sanstha, slams ‘liberals’ 21.9.2015 Hindustan Times: Top Stories
The Shiv Sena on Monday came out strongly in support of the rightwing outfit Sanatan Sanstha amid demands for a ban on the organisation for its alleged role in the murder of rationalist and communist leader Govind ...
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Govind Pansare murder case: Woman having close links with Sanatan Sansthan detained 17.9.2015 DNA: Top News
Close on the heels of the arrest of a man allegedly having links with rightwing outfit "Sanatan Sansthan" in connection with the murder of Communist leader and rationalist Govind Pansare, a 32-year-old woman has been picked up by police for questioning from Kanjurmarg in Mumbai suburb. The woman, identified as Jyoti Kamble, was detained for questioning and taken to Sangli, where police arrested Samir Gaikwad in connection with the case on Wednesday. Suspected to be having close links with Sanatan Sansthan, Jyoti was said to be in constant touch with Gaikwad as could be gathered from call details, a senior officer of Mumbai police told PTI. Gaikwad, an active member of 'Sanatan Sansthan' since 1998, was arrested on Wednesday based on leads obtained through electronic surveillance by the Special Investigating Team (SIT), set up to nab Pansare's assailants. Inspector General of Police Sanjay Kumar Verma said the investigators are interrogating the woman on various aspects of the case. Jyoti runs a mobile ...
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Man arrested for Pansare's murder linked to right-wing group 16.9.2015 Rediff: News
Sameer Gaikwad, in his early 30s, was arrested from Sangli in a joint operation by the Kolhapur and the local police.
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LIVE! Indrani forced to make confessional statement to police: Lawyer 31.8.2015 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Goa's lone Konkani newspaper to shut down 30.7.2015 ET: Media
Nearly 28 years after its first edition, Goa's lone Konkani daily 'Sunaparant' is heading for a closure from next month.
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Ram temple construction is a complicated issue, will take time: Shripad Naik 26.5.2015 TOI: Goa
In view of the RSS and VHP pushing for the construction of Ram temple at Ayodhya, and asking BJP to fulfil its Lok Sabha poll promise in this regard, union minister for state for AYUSH Shripad Naik said that Ram temple is a complicated issue and it will take ...
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Ten most aggressive fringe elements of the Parivar 26.5.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Far more belligerent than the Sangh Parivar, these outfits, from the well-known VHP to the little-known Hindu Makkal Katchi, created their own peculiar and occasionally disturbing ...
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