DNA: Analysis of Aamir Khan's 'intolerance' remark- Part 2

Aamir Khan, one of Bollywood’s leading men, has reopened a debate about tolerance and free expression in India, prompting a torrent of criticism on social media. On Monday evening, at an event in New Delhi hosted by the Indian Express newspaper, Mr.

BJP trying to provoke communal tension in name of beef: CPI

BJP was trying to provoke communal tensions in the country in the name of cow slaughter and (eating) beef, CPI General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy alleged here today.

BJP-SP spar over communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday lashed out at the Samajwadi Party (SP) for levelling what it claimed were "unsubstantiated charges" against the party with regard to the communal tension in Uttar Pradesh.

Dadri lynching: MHA asks all states to ensure zero tolerance towards any attempt to incite communal tension
Dadri lynching: MHA asks all states to ensure zero tolerance towards any attempt to incite communal tension

In the backdrop of the lynching of a Muslim man in Dadri over allegations of eating beef, the Ministry of Home Affairs issued an advisory to state governments on Monday stating that zero tolerance had to be maintained for any attempt to weaken the secular fabric of nation.

Lynching case in Dadri: Rahul meets victim Iqlakh's family, says touched by people's desire to maintain harmony
Lynching case in Dadri: Rahul meets victim Iqlakh's family, says touched by people's desire to maintain harmony

Rahul on Saturday reached Bishada village in Dadri and met the family of Iqlakh who was lynched following rumours that he ate beef.

Clashes in Kashmir; internet blackout across state

Clashes took place between stone pelting mobs and security forces on Friday as authorities enforced an internet blackout across Jammu and Kashmir.

Internet banned in J&K for two days from Friday

 Jammu and Kashmir will have to celebrate Eid-ul Zuha festival without Internet services, with the state government ordering termination of data services from tomorrow morning till Saturday night, as it apprehends misuse by anti-social elements to create communal tension.

Communal tension in Agra, situation calm now

Tension prevailed in Uttar Pradesh`s Agra district on Friday after some religious comments on social media led to violence between two communities. The situation was calm now, police said.

Census data could create communal tension: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Warning that the Census data based on religion could create a communal tension, senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Wednesday said that certain people may be planning to do "something big over 2 or 3 points", referring to the population of certain communities.

Govt should enact tough laws against communal violence: Rahman

Slamming the BJP government for a "rise in communal tension", Congress leader KRahman Khan has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should send a strong message to those disturbing social harmony by enacting tougher laws to deal with such cases.

Shivalinga desecrated at temple in MP's Rajgarh

Unidentified miscreants desecrated a Shivalinga in a temple situated on the bank of a local river, which resulted in tension in Talen town here on Thursday, police sources said.

Animal slaughter triggers communal tension in Bareilly

Bareilly: Communal tension gripped parts of Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh after miscreants slaughtered an animal and threw it next to a religious place, police said on Wednesday.

Dera Sacha Sauda chief's `MSG` may be put on hold
Dera Sacha Sauda chief's `MSG` may be put on hold

 The screening of a movie featuring controversial chief of Dera Sacha Sauda, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, in lead role may be put on hold as the Home Ministry is fearing communal flare-up during its show.

BJP, RSS spreading communal tension through conversions: BSP

BSP on Thursday accused BJP and RSS of spreading communal tension in the country through forced conversions and sought a ban on such outfits saying it was the responsibility of both the Centre and the state government to take stern action against them.

UP's Minority Commission seeks report on conversion from DM, SSP

Uttar Pradesh Minority Commission on Thursday sought a report from District Magistrate and Senior Superintendent of Police Agra amid a raging row on alleged forced conversion.

Forced conversions will lead to communal tension: CPI(M)

Condemning the conversion of a large number of Muslims in Agra, CPI(M) on Thursday said forced conversion was a criminal offence and will lead to communal tensions across the country.

Desecration of idol causes tension in UP

An idol of a saint was found desecrated at a temple at Karhera village under Bhopa police station in the district following which tension prevailed in the area, police said here.

Muharram processions peaceful in Bawana, observance low-key
Muharram processions peaceful in Bawana, observance low-key

The Muharram processions in Outer Delhi's Bawana area, which had been on the boil since Sunday's 'Mahapanchayat', today passed off peacefully amid heavy police deployment.

After Trilokpuri, communal tension grips Delhi's Bawana area

Days after Trilokpuri area witnessed communal clashes, tensions are simmering in Delhi's Bawana region where Hindu residents on Sunday took part in a a mahapanchayat demanding a bar on taziya procession to be held by Muslims on Muharram (November 04).

Restrictions lifted from Bihar town

Authorities on Thursday lifted restrictions clamped on a Bihar town two days ago after communal tensions eased there, officials said.