Mechanism needed to control social sites during strife:Patnaik

Deploring recent communal tensions, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday demanded an oversight mechanism to "control" social networking sites in critical situations as sensitive messages posted spread like wildfire.

`Affirmative action needed to address minorities` problems`

Communal tensions appear to have "re-emerged" in the country and the communal fabric is under pressure, Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Tuesday.

`Govt`s move to change history caused tension in Miraj-Sangli`

The Maharashtra govt`s attempt
to change history and negate the glorious role of Chhatrapati
Shivaji was responsible for the current tension in
Miraj-Sangli, senior
BJP leader Gopinath Munde alleged here on Tuesday.