‘Ye Sarkaar Topi walon ke khilaf hai’, says Lucknow’s Muslims

Maruf, a Lucknow resident of 40 years, expresses concern over the escalating tensions between the communities, "The government is running an agenda. I've been in Lucknow for 40 years."

Mondaikad temple festival begins with Kodiyettu

The legendary Koda will take place on March 12 attended by lakhs of devotees from the various regions of Tamil Nadu and the southern parts of Kerala.

Lone Hindu family in Bihar village threatened to leave; seeks DM’s help

NEW DELHI: A Hindu family has come forward with allegations of coercion and harassment, seeking intervention from the district administration in Darbhanga, Bihar. The family claims to be the only Hindu household in a predominantly Muslim village, facing relentless pressure for religious conversion. Vicky Kumar, a family member, filed a complaint with the District Magistrate (DM), […]

ASI should submit report on Kashi Vishwanath without further delay

The district judge court in Uttar Pradesh has granted the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) a seventh extension to complete the survey of Gyanvapi mosque. The ASI has been given one more week, until December 18, to submit the scientific study and survey report on the mosque. ASI was expected to present its survey report […]

Assam uni scholars discover 8th century Hindu-Buddhist sculptures near Mizoram

SILCHAR: In a significant discovery, a professor and research scholar from Assam University in Silchar reported finding 1,500-year-old (8th century) sculptures influenced by Hindu and Buddhist traditions near the Assam-Mizoram border. Ganesh Nandi, Assistant Professor at Assam University’s Department of Visual Arts, and researcher Binoy Paul made the discovery in the Kolalian village, Mizoram, adjacent […]

Islamophobia is a term coined to shut down criticism

Islamophobia Awareness Month is an annual event that takes place in November in the United States and Canada. The campaign was initiated by the Muslim advocacy groups in the US in 2012. The stated objective of the campaign was to increase awareness of “Islamophobia” and promote religious tolerance. The Muslim advocacy groups are a part […]

Man with intellectual disability beaten to death in Delhi, 7 arrested

NEW DELHI: Seven people, including a 17-year-old juvenile, have been arrested in connection with the murder of a 26-year-old man with an intellectual disability in northeast Delhi’s Nand Nagari area. The victim, Israr, was tied to a pole and beaten by a group of people on suspicion of theft on September 26. He succumbed to his […]

Muslims must learn from Hindus to donate organs: MoS Baghel 

NEW DELHI: Minister of State (MoS) for Health S P Singh Baghel has appealed to the Muslim community to start donating organs to save and protect the life of others on humanitarian grounds, even if it means circumventing the popular belief that such an act is prohibited in some faiths. “Muslims don’t believe in the […]

‘Create Khalistan within Canada’: Hindu group to Trudeau

NEW DELHI: Hindu activists organised a protest demonstration in Delhi on Sunday against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for harbouring and shielding Khalistan separatists in Canada. Workers of the Hindu United Front (HUF) slammed PM Trudeau for his remarks against India and “falsely” linking New Delhi with the killing of Khalistani leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar in […]

Madras HC adds to Sanatan debate, says it is a set of eternal duties

The judge stressed that Sanatan Dharma was intended to be a way of life. However, down the line, the idea that it was only about promoting casteism and untouchability had spread