User: vgad Topic: Communalism
Category: Goa :: Goa
Last updated: Aug 14 2014 23:49 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 1,251    
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 ...
Also found in: [+]
Goa: Government to Introduce 'Secular Yoga' in School Curriculum 13.8.2014 NDTV National
Goa: Government to Introduce 'Secular Yoga' in School Curriculum
Also found in: [+]
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.


Also found in: [+]
Om Prakash Kohli Takes Over as Goa Governor 7.8.2014 NDTV National
Om Prakash Kohli Takes Over as Goa Governor
Also found in: [+]
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
Also found in: [+]
LIVE! Tapas Pal hate speech: Calcutta HC asks police to file FIR in 72 hours 28.7.2014 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Also found in: [+]
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 ...
Also found in: [+]
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.
Also found in: [+]
Hindu Janjagruti Samiti wants film ‘Singham Returns’ withdrawn 27.7.2014 TOI: Cities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 ...
Also found in: [+]
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 ...
Also found in: [+]
#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 ...
Also found in: [+]
#DesignToPolarise: Trend emerging? 25.7.2014 Times Now: Home
Thursday (July 24), a minister in the BJP led government in Goa said that under Modi, India will develop into a Hindu nation. Friday (July 25), the Goa deputy chief minister said that not only is Goa a Hindu country, but that all Indians in Hindustan are Hindus. In Gujarat a RSS mavericks books have been included into the school curriculum: and the books which are dripping with sangh parivar views say the map of India is 'akhand' Bharat which includes Pakistan Aghanistan Nepal Bhutan Sri Lanka Myannmar and, Akhand Bharat the map of India in this prescribed school text includes Tibet as well. A BJP leader said Sania Mirzas citizenship is under question and another BJP leader questions her Indianness. VHP leader Pravin Togadia says Muslims should remember Muzaffarnafar and no action is taken against him. Another VHP leader Ashok Singhal said that Muslims should learn to respect Hindu sentiments if they want to survive. And, in Moradabad the VHP and the BJP are playing a tango dance to increase the communal ...
Goa deputy CM courts controversy, says India was and will remain a Hindu nation 25.7.2014 Rediff: News
A day after a Goa minister ignited a controversy by his remark that India will develop as a Hindu nation under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the state's Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza on Friday stoked it further, saying India is already a Hindu nation and will always remain so.
Also found in: [+]
BJP's loose canons: Modi supporters who can't keep their mouth shut 24.7.2014 DNA: Money
The BJP led by Narendra Modi has desperately tried to turn a new leaf in the last few months. Top party leaders have consciously shied away from speaking anything inflammatory so that the opposition cannot brand them as divisive or communal. But there are some people in the BJP and the larger umbrella of the Sangh Parivar who have simply refused to fall in line. With their insensitive comments they have not only embarrassed themselves but also their party and Narendra Modi at large. On Thursday, a BJP leader from Telangana created controversy by saying that Sania Mirza shouldn't be the ambassador of the state as she is married to a Pakistani . The Central BJP disowned his statement but the damage was already done. These loose canons with their insensitive comments have managed to put a cloud of doubt over the question of inclusiveness of the current government.  Subramanian Swamy The first person in the list of loose cannons has to be Subramanian Swamy. He is now a part of BJP but virtually operates like ...
Also found in: [+]
Swamy in dock over Facebook post on HIV+ students 19.7.2014 TOI: Home
The issue pertains to admission of 13 HIV positive students from a community care centre run by Catholic nuns in Sanguem taluka.
Also found in: [+]
Police complaint against Subramanian Swamy for anti-Church comments 18.7.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
A police complaint was filed on Friday accusing BJP leader Subramanian Swamy of "attempting to create and promote enmity against the Catholic Church" by posting on his Facebook page that the Church in Goa does not love HIV positive ...
Also found in: [+]
BJP government will not ban Mutalik from Goa, says Mesquita 28.6.2014 TOI: India
Mesquita reminded that it was Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar who was responsible for blocking Mutalik's entry into the BJP prior to the Lok Sabha ...
Also found in: [+]
Congress petitions court against Muthalik 26.6.2014 Goa News, News of Goa - Times of India
Goa Congress today filed a petition with the local court pleading that police be asked to file an FIR against Sri Ram Sene Chief for trying to incite communal violence in ...
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 1,251