Sunday, February 5, 2023

Prophet Mohammad

Raj Thackeray backs Nupur Sharma over remarks against Prophet Mohammad

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday supported suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma over her remarks against Prophet Mohammad.Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik had said the same thing earlier but no one asked him to apologise, Thackeray...

March against ‘attacks on Hindus’ in Delhi

Roads in Lutyens’ Delhi were awash with saffron on Saturday as hundreds, including political leaders and seers, carrying the tricolour and flags of various Hindu outfits participated in a ‘Sankalp March’ against “attacks on the community”.Chants of ‘Jai Shri...

Protest rally in Udaipur over tailor’s murder

Thousands of people took out a march in Udaipur and shopkeepers downed shutters in Jaipur on Thursday, protesting over the recent murder of a tailor by men who said they were avenging an insult to Islam.Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok...

7th district in Assam under prohibitory orders within a week

Prohibitory orders were imposed on Kokrajhar on Sunday apprehending breach of law and order, making it the seventh district in Assam to be placed under such restrictions within a week, amid protests and agitations over various issues by political...

Row over Prophet Mohammad is India’s ‘internal issue’: senior Bangladeshi Minister

The controversy triggered by remarks made by two former BJP functionaries against Prophet Mohammad is India’s “internal issue” and it is not an attention-grabbing matter in Bangladesh unlike in some other Muslim nations, a senior Bangladeshi minister has said,...

Hatemongers should be made an example of: Sachin Pilot

Former deputy chief minister of Rajasthan Sachin Pilot on Saturday said those who spread hate in society should be made an example of with strict action taken against them.Reacting to the controversy over remarks of expelled BJP spokesperson Nupur...

Remarks on Prophet: Pragya Thakur supports Nupur

Amid protests in parts of the country over the controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad made by now suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma, party’s Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur has supported her, saying that if anybody insults Hindu deities, then...

Congress files police complaint against Nupur, Naveen in Assam

The Congress on Friday lodged a police complaint against suspended BJP spokespersons Nupur Sharma and Navin Jindal in Guwahati for their controversial remarks against Prophet Mohammad.Police said they are looking into the matter and are yet to register a...

EGI pulls up news channels on Kanpur violence reporting

Noting that the irresponsible conduct of some news channels has made the national discourse coarse and the gap between communities unbridgeable, the Editors Guild of India (EGI) on Wednesday asked them to pause and take a critical look at...

Oppn demands arrest of Nupur, Jindal

FIR on death threat to BJP functionary Stepping up pressure for legal action against Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal, opposition parties on Monday demanded that they be arrested for their controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad and accused the BJP...