RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat (File Photo)

Lynchings being used to defame India, Hindus: RSS chief

New Delhi: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Chief Mohan Bhagwat has said that some incidents of violence such as lynchings were actually being branded to defame India, Hindu society and create fear among some communities. Speaking at the foundation day celebrations at Maharashtra’s Nagpur on Tuesday, Bhagwat said that in such incidents, the RSS members do not […]

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Muslims, Dalits to apply for arms licenses in self-defence against mob lynchings

Lucknow: Muslims, Dalits and tribals will now start applying for arms licenses for self-defence, following increase in incidents of mob lynching. The pan-India movement will commence from Lucknow on July 26. Shia cleric and General Secretary of Majlis-e-Ulama-e-Hind, Maulana Kalbe Jawwad will be organising the first camp in Lucknow on the suggestion of Supreme Court lawyer […]

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BJP did not take action on leaders who called Mahatma’s killer a ‘patriot’: Ghulam Nabi Azad

New Delhi:  Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday slammed the BJP-led government at the Centre for not taking any action against its MP Pragya Thakur who had described the killer of Mahatma Gandhi as a “patriot”. Azad also criticised the government over the issue of mob lynchings which he said has became the norm […]