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Church revokes transfer order on four nuns, a day before their protest
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Church revokes transfer order on four nuns, a day before their protest

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Kottayam: Four nuns from the Kuravilangad church in Kerala, who were transferred for allegedly campaigning against former Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal accused of sexually assaulting a nun in the state, don’t need to...
Muslim teacher attacked for not saying ‘Vande Mataram’ on Republic Day in Bihar
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Muslim teacher attacked for not saying ‘Vande Mataram’ on Republic Day in Bihar

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Katihar: A scuffle broke out between a teacher, who identifies himself as Afzal Hussain, and locals at a primary school in Abdullahpur on Wednesday after the former allegedly refused to say ‘Vande Mataram’ after...
Bihar: Muslim teacher attacked for not saying ‘Vande Mataram’ on Republic Day
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Bihar: Muslim teacher attacked for not saying ‘Vande Mataram’ on Republic Day

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Katihar: A scuffle broke out between a teacher, who identifies himself as Afzal Hussain, and locals at a primary school in Abdullahpur on Wednesday after the former allegedly refused to say ‘Vande Mataram’ after...
Hindu Mahasabha leader Puja Pandey, husband arrested for shooting at Gandhi effigy
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Hindu Mahasabha leader Puja Pandey, husband arrested for shooting at Gandhi effigy

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Aligarh: The Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday arrested Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha leader Puja Shakun Pandey and her husband Ashok Pandey from Tappal in Aligarh district for recreating the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi on his...
Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report
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Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report

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Kasganj, Uttar Pradesh: Recalling his reaction on hearing that all three of his buses had been set afire by a mob, Abdul* said his first emotion was not fear. It was panic. In January 2018, a ‘Tiranga Yatra’...
Pattern emerges across hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh: ‘Outsiders’ communalise trivial disputes, police step in to selectively act against Muslims
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Pattern emerges across hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh: ‘Outsiders’ communalise trivial disputes, police step in to selectively act against Muslims

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Adhauli village, Bulandshahr: Now, with the benefit of hindsight, people can connect the dots and see the pattern emerging across hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh. It starts with a minor incident, controversial enough to draw the...
India Needs Legislation to Combat Religious Violence
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India Needs Legislation to Combat Religious Violence

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When the Delhi High Court sentenced a former parliamentarian to life in prison for his role in the 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom in December, it ended an excruciating 34-year ordeal for victims of the hate crime that shook India’s...
Babri demolition: SC notice to Advani, Joshi, others
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Babri demolition: SC notice to Advani, Joshi, others

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NEW DELHI: The apex Court on Tuesday sought responses from senior BJP leader L K Advani and others on a plea against dropping of criminal conspiracy charge against them in the Babri mosque demolition case. A bench headed by Chief...
Bangladesh blogger hacked to death in Dhaka
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Bangladesh blogger hacked to death in Dhaka

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A progressive blogger opposed to religious fundamentalism was hacked to death in the Bangladesh capital, the latest attack on the country’s independent writers after an American atheist blogger was killed in the same manner...
1984 riots
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1984 riots

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A Delhi court has fixed April 22 for hearing CBI’s closure report in a case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The hearing could not take place  as additional chief...