HINDUS AND MUSLIMS
HRD keeps a close eye on JNU as classes set to resume today
Having pushed through a resolution formula with the agitating students and the varsity administration, the officials are confident that students would choose to attend classes rather than boycott them.
CWC demands withdrawal of CAA, stopping of NPR process
The Congress top brass meeting, chaired by party chief Sonia Gandhi, deliberated upon ...
View: Students should beware the risky romance of protests
Protest has its own romance. The problem is that it has been tried before and inva...
View: Why the protests remind us of Gandhi’s Khilafat movement
What is remarkable about these protests is their organic nature. Muslim students took the lead. Having watched the government and Hindutva organisations push their divisive agenda since 2014, the CAA broke the dam of fear and intimidation.
Calling Faiz Ahmed Faiz ‘anti-Hindu’ is absurd: Javed Akhtar
New Delhi, Jan 02 (ANI): Speaking on the controversy over poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s ‘Hum Dekhenge’ poem, which was recently recited by IIT stud...
No open attacks on Priyanka, firming up Muslim vote base without hardcore polarisation: Akhilesh Yadav finetunes strategy in UP
Samajwadi Party focussing on law and order plank on which the BJP knocked it out of power in 2017.
IIT Kanpur constitutes panel to decide if Faiz's poem hurts Hindu sentiment
The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has set up a committee to look into whether poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz's poem "Hum Dekhenge" is offensive to Hindu sentiments. The move came after a faculty member complained about the peaceful march in the campus on December 17 against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act which was in solidarity with Jamia Millia Islamia students.
3 reasons why BJP is defiant on 'non-negotiable' CAA
The Centre uploaded the gazette notification for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act, ensuring the Act comes into play with immediate effect. This has been seen as a defiant move by the government. PM Modi launched the counter campaign where he stated, #IndiaSupportsCAA as CAA is about giving citizenship to persecuted refugees & not denying it.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sena accuses Centre of 'invisible Hindu-Muslim partition'
In an editorial in the party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena also raised the timing of the bill saying, "There is no dearth of problems in India now but still we are inviting new ones such as CAB. It looks like the Centre has made an invisible partition of Hindus and Muslims over the bill".
Not probing Faiz poem but student protest: IIT-Kanpur
Institute tells ET its panel ‘not sitting in judgement’ on Pak poet’s verses; one IIT complainant says poem ‘hurt Hindu sentiments’. The poem has also been recited or sung at many demonstrations against the Citizenship Amendment Act that peaked in December.
Country going through difficult times, says SC as it refuses urgent hearing on CAA
A bench headed by CJI Bobde expressed surprise over the petition and said this is the first time that someone is seeking that an Act be declared as constitutional.
CAA is not related to any Indian, including Muslims: Ravi Shankar Prasad
'The CAA is not related to any Indian, including the Muslims. It is only related to persecuted minorities of Afghanistan, Pakistan & Banglad...
Mr Khan you worry about Pak, we are proud Indian Muslims: Owaisi slams Pakistan PM
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president, Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday said that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan should n...
Citizenship Act not against Muslims: Gadkari
“It is written in the Constitution that Hindus, Jains, Christians and Buddhists of Pakistan and Afghanistan, whenever they would come to India would be considered refugees,” Gadkari said.
With CAA, NRC dominating 2019, Naqvi says constitutional rights of Muslims safe
Naqvi's assurance to Muslims comes at a time when the focus is on them due to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the National Population Register (NPR) and the proposed National Register for Citizens (NRC) which the Opposition and several people have alleged are discriminatory against the community.
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