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Nathuram Godse

5W1H: Madrasas don't breed nature like Godse, Pragya Thakur: Azam Khan

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan has stirred a new controversy by saying madrasas "do not produce people like Nathuram Godse or Pragya Singh Thakur", referring to Mahatma Gandhi's assassin and the BJP lawmaker in the same breath.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Mumbai-based IAS officer Nidhi Choudhary posts controversial tweet on Mahatma Gandhi, NCP demands suspension

IAS officer Nidhi Choudhary has triggered a row by making a controversial tweet about 'Father of Nation' Mahatma Gandhi and hailing his assassin Nathuram Godse

Jun 01, 2019, 19:40 PM IST

Another BJP leader calls Nathuram Godse a nationalist

The remark comes several weeks after Bhopal BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur called Godse a patriot. 

May 30, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

Narendra Modi faces new threat: Not opponents, but the alt-Hindu extremists

All this praise for Godse represents a force within his own ranks that threatens everything he wants to do.

May 20, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

BJP, Congress spar as Mahatma Gandhi, Nathuram Godse take centrestage in final poll battle

BJP has said that it does not endorse Sadhvi Pragya's views on Mahatma Gandhi.

May 17, 2019, 23:00 PM IST

After row over Nathuram Godse, Congress switches to Mahatma Gandhi's image on Twitter

BJP's Anant Kumar Hegde and Nalin Kateel have also praised Godse as they came out in Thakur`s support.

May 17, 2019, 21:43 PM IST

Pragya's candidature was 'satyagrah' against 'saffron terror': Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Friday defended the candidature of party's Lok Sabha nominee from Bhopal Pragya Singh Thakur as 'satyagrah' against the fake case of saffron terror, saying after her reply to the show-cause notice, the party would take appropriate action.

May 17, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

There was no term called 'Hindu' before Mughals: Kamal Hassan

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday said it was ignorance that made Mughals give the name 'Hindu' to the nation.

May 17, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

BJP's Bhopal candidate Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur asked to keep off roadshow

Modi on Friday said that he will never forgive Pragya Singh Thakur for insulting Mahatma Gandhi by calling his assassin Nathuram Godse a true patriot.

May 17, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Resentment among people due to the politics of BJP: Sachin Pilot

Referring to the violence in West Bengal and BJP nominee Pragya Thakur's statement on Nathuram Godse, Pilot said it is for the first time that a constitutional institution like the Election Commission of India had to face several questions.

May 17, 2019, 16:10 PM IST

MP CEO submits report to EC on Sadhvi Pragya's remark on Nathuram Godse

"Nathuram Godse was a deshbhakt, he is and will remain a deshbhakt. Those calling him a terrorist should instead look at themselves," Sadhvi Pragya had said.

May 17, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

Anantkumar Hegde deletes tweet on Nathuram Godse, says account hacked

Hegde deleted his tweet asserting that his Twitter account was "breached twice in the past week".

May 17, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur should curse Masood Azhar and Dawood Ibrahim just like she did to 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare: Congress leader

Congress also compared Sadhvi to a 'witch' over her statement that "Nathuram Godse was, is and will remain a 'deshbhakt'."

May 17, 2019, 09:29 AM IST

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May 17, 2019, 07:06 AM IST

Sadhvi Pragya apologises for 'Godse patriot' remarks, says 'BJP line is my stand'

Pragya Singh's remarks on Godse ignited a political storm on Thursday. 

May 16, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

Distancing not enough; BJP's nationalistic luminaries should spell their stand: Priyanka Gandhi on Pragya Singh Thakur

Thakur kicked up a row as she called Godse a "patriot" but apologised for it hours later and withdrew her statement.

May 16, 2019, 22:26 PM IST

Pragya Singh Thakur's Nathuram Godse remarks under Election Commission lens

Earlier this month, the EC had barred Thakur from campaigning for three days for violating the Model Code of Conduct by stirring up communal feelings.

May 16, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

Madras HC reserves orders on Kamal Haasan's anticipatory bail plea

A case was registered under sections 153A and 295A of the Indian Penal Code, which deal with "outraging religious feelings" and "promoting enmity between different groups" respectively.

May 16, 2019, 21:29 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur apologises for 'Nathuram Godse a patriot' remark

The BJP candidate from Bhopal is in news again, this time for hailing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse. 

May 16, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

BJP asks Sadhvi Pragya to apologise for Godse 'deskbhakt' remark after row

The debate over Nathuram Godse surfaced after MNM chief Kamal Haasan said that 'free India's first extremist was a Hindu'. 

May 16, 2019, 16:42 PM IST