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Digvijaya Singh Asks Naxals to Shun Violence and Join Congress 14.12.2014 NDTV
Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh today asked Naxals to leave the path of violence and join his ...
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Digvijay asks Naxals to shun violence and join Cong 14.12.2014 Times Now: Home

Digvijay asks Naxals to shun violence and join CongCongress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Sunday (December 14) asked Naxals to leave the path of violence and join his party. "Naxalites should come in the mainstream like Maoists in Nepal, who left the path of violence and came into the mainstream of participatory politics. Naxalites should also do that. If they feel Congress is the right party, then they are most welcome to join the party," Singh said on the sidelines of the ongoing state Congress 'Chintan Shibir' in Goa.


Mixed feelings over Manohar Parrikar leaving state: Goa Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao 8.11.2014 DNA: Top News
Goa Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao said here on Saturday that people of Goa have mixed feelings over Manohar Parrikar leaving the state politics to take up his new assignment at the Centre. Parrikar met the Archbishop before tendering his resignation to Goa Governor Mridula Sinha. "There is a mix reaction over you taking over as a union minister," the Archbishop told Parrikar during an informal meeting. Parrikar also paid visit to three local temples. "There was lot of pressure on me not to leave the state. But I had to take it in the interest of nation," Parrikar, told Archbishop Ferrao. Parrikar's meeting with the Archbishop holds significance as local Church had stood by the party during 2012 state assembly election. The BJP legislative wing had six catholic MLAs which is unprecedented for the party, earlier labelled as communal.  Report India PTI Panaji Archbishop Mridula Sinha Manohar Parrikar Goa Saturday, 8 November 2014 - 3:36pmSaturday, 8 November 2014 - ...
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Catholic CM will end communal tag: BJP MLAs to Parrikar 8.11.2014 Goa News, News of Goa - Times of India
Some BJP legislators have strongly pitched for deputy chief minister Francis D’Souza’s candidature for the chief minister’s post as a Catholic face of the party during the one-to-one discussion with chief minister Manohar Parrikar over the selection of candidates for the top ...
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8 highgrowth states to reshape Indias economy by 2025 31.10.2014 Hindustan Times: Business
Indias growth over the next decade will be led primarily by eight highperforming states Gujarat Haryana Maharashtra Andhra Pradesh Telangana Tamil Nadu Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand which will account for 52 of incremental GDP between 20122025 according to a new report titled Indias Economic Geography in 2025 states clusters and cities by McKinsey amp ...
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Delhi: 19 injured in communal clashes in Trilokpuri 25.10.2014 CNN-IBN: India
At least nineteen people were injured including five with gunshot injuries after communal clashes erupted in Trilokpuri in east Delhi on Saturday.
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Karnataka govt threatens to ban Sri Rama Sene 16.9.2014 TOI: India
Karnataka government today warned the controversial right wing outfit Sri Rama Sene that it would be banned if indulges in illegal ...
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SC judge said cant do good unless you are dictator Goa CM 14.8.2014 Hindustan Times: India
Even a Supreme Court judge feels that if you want to do a good thing today you cannot do it in a democracy you have to be a dictator Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar said ...
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Goa: Government to Introduce 'Secular Yoga' in School Curriculum 13.8.2014 NDTV National
Goa: Government to Introduce 'Secular Yoga' in School Curriculum
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Muzzling freedom of expression? 9.8.2014 Times Now: Home

Muzzling freedom of expression?It's not the first time they've tried to muzzle freedom of expression in pretext of religion and culture. Sanathan Sansthan, a right wing Hindu group has allegedly threatened a theater artist in Goa over an upcoming performance on the subject of communalism. The theatre artist has claimed that he got four calls from various numbers in Goa and Karnataka. The artist also alleged that he got threat calls from a person who claimed he was from Sanathan Sansthan. However, Sanathan Sansthan has refuted all charges.


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Om Prakash Kohli Takes Over as Goa Governor 7.8.2014 NDTV National
Om Prakash Kohli Takes Over as Goa Governor
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In character 30.7.2014 Telegraph: Opinion
Arnab Goswami’s news show has an exciting fairground quality to it. It’s like the coconut shy stall where the paying customer gets to throw balls at stranded
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LIVE! Tapas Pal hate speech: Calcutta HC asks police to file FIR in 72 hours 28.7.2014 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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BJP, Shiv Sena working to divide country: Rahul Gandhi 27.7.2014 TOI: India
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked the BJP and the Shiv Sena for their sustained campaign in trying to divide the ...
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Congress glare on 'politics of hatred' 27.7.2014 Telegraph: Nation
New Delhi, July 26: The Congress plans to raise the issue of growing communal tension across the country in a big way in Parliament next week as it feels there is a deliberate attempt to polarise voters in extremely sensitive states like Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.
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Hindu Janjagruti Samiti wants film ‘Singham Returns’ withdrawn 27.7.2014 TOI: Cities
The film ‘Singham Returns’, which has been extensively shot in Goa like the first edition of the sequel, appears to have drawn the ire of rightwing activists for allegedly portraying a Hindu saint in bad ...
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JDU demands Narendra Modi to clear his stand on recent "communal flare up" 26.7.2014 DNA: Top News
 JD(U) on Saturday expressed deep concern over the recent communal flare up in different parts of the country and sought a "clear" stand from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue. It also said that it will coordinate with non-NDA opposition against "implementation of any hidden agenda of the government." JD(U) General Secretary and party spokesman K C Tyagi while referring to recent statements of Goa Deputy Chief Minister, tension in Uttar Pradesh and statements made by VHP leaders, said that his party would like to know whether Narendra Modi acknowledges the statements of these leaders. "JD(U) would like to know from the Prime Minister whether he acknowledges the statements made by Deputy CM of Goa, Ashok Singhal and Praveen Togadia. If not, then he should make his stand clear on these issues so that the nation can be saved from Godhra like incidents. "JD(U) has decided to raise the question of the communal situation of the country in Parliament and will coordinate with non-NDA opposition against ...
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#DesignToPolarise 26.7.2014 Times Now: Home

#DesignToPolariseFrom UP to Goa to Guj, there is an attempt to stir the communal pot. Is the BJP incapable to control its men or swaying to the communal soundtrack?


Propounding Hindu nation theory 26.7.2014 Times Now: Home

Propounding Hindu nation theoryFrom Uttar Pradesh to Goa to Gujarat, there is now an unabashed attempt to stir the communal pot. So, while VHP attempts to polarise over a loudspeaker, a Goa Deputy Chief Minister brands India a Hindu state. These rants are not limited to radical fringe groups and are being spouted by state actors. Is the BJP incapable of reining in its men, or is it knowingly swaying to the communal soundtrack?


Congress walks out over 'Hindu rashtra' comment 26.7.2014 TOI: India
Speaking on a motion to congratulate Prime Minister Narendra Modi for forming the government at the centre, Dhavalikar had said that India would develop into a "Hindu rashtra" under Modi's ...
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