United Nation`s (UN) religious freedom monitor urged today that Sunni-ruled Bahrain to halt discrimination against its Shiite majority and its spiritual leader, who was expelled from the Gulf kingdom this week.
Expressing resentment over the
meeting of Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar with
Kashmiri separatists in Delhi, VHP on Wednesday demanded that the
Central government clarify why the meeting was allowed to take place.
Senior VHP Leader Acharya
Dharmendra on Saturday came down on RSS saying the organisation
was no more a `parivar`(family) but has become a tantra
(machinery) where lust for money has taken over the values
BJP MLA Kanu Kalsariya, who has gone against party lines and opposed Nirma Limited`s cement plant in his constituency Mahuva, on Wednesday said he was opposed to Gujarat CM Narendra Modi`s policy of promoting industries.
Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom on Friday
demanded the resignation of All India United Democratic Front
President and MP, Badruddin Ajmal, from its top policy making
body for reportedly describing it as a political forum.
In an embarrassment to the ruling CPI(M)-led government in West Bengal, the Calcutta HC, while passing the order on Netai massacre probe, came down heavily on involvement of CPI(M) in the incident and the investigation process.
Lambasting the Left Front government for the poor condition of minorities, Union Minister of State for Tourism Sultan Ahmed said the state government had used Muslim youths to "merely
put up posters and loot booths during polls".
WB CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Thursday came in for flak from the opposition Congress and the TC for remaining absent during a discussion in the assembly on the obituary reference to his late counterpart Siddhartha Shankar Ray.
Terming the `azadi` statement of
senior Congress leader and state health minister Sham Lal
Sharma as "unfortunate", the ruling National Conference on Wednesday
said that it always stood for the integrity of Jammu and