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Twitter friendly Modi loses voice when it comes to rape of minority women: NYT

NEW YORK: Sharply criticising Prime Minister Narendra's silence over rape cases in India, the New York Times in an editorial…

Mecca Masjid blast acquittals show lost credibility of justice

The acquittal of five accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case brings us back to an intractable, but familiar, problem…

Kathua rape-murder: Meet the five brave-hearts who are fighting for justice for victim

Even as political parties play the blame game, these five heroes remain committed to their cause: justice for the 8-year-old.…

Girls and women beware of Date Rape Drug

Hyderabad: It has been revealed that the brutes who raped and killed Asifa had purchased the sedative before kidnapping the…

Beyond religion: Muslim cooperative society helps transform lives of Hindus, others

By Imran Khan, Patna: Kamla Devi, Pankaj Kumar, Geeta Devi and Sanjay Singh, all Hindus, share one thing in common.…

‘She was denied a burial ground by Rasana Hindu Villagers’ says grandfather

"How much land would the girl’s body occupy? We had in our arms a child who was raped and killed"…

Ishrat Jahan fake encounter: Role of Gopinath Pillai who fought for his son Javed Sheikh

NEW DELHI: Gopinath Pillai, who was one of the petitioners in 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case, died after his car…

Era of Togadia, the anti-Muslim hate-speech guru, ends

New Delhi: The era of Parveen Togadia, who was famous for his venom spitting against Muslims, has ended. He is…

Kathua rape: Nothing deterred these two to do justice to their role

NEW DELHI: Nothing deterred these two who despite been criticized, harassed and threatened rose above caste and communal politics and…

Do Ambedkar’s writings about a Brahmin counter-revolution in 187 BCE hold a glimpse of India today?

By Ajaz Ashraf In his incomplete work Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Ancient India, Dr BR Ambedkar credits Buddha and his…

Kathua case: ‘Rab Haq Aur Nahaq, Jaayaz Aur Naajayaz Ko Dekh Raha Hai’, says victim’s father

KATHUA: "Rab kisi ko nahin chodta. Haq aur nahaq, jaayaz aur naajayaz ko dekh raha hai woh (The God does…

NDTV’s Ravish Kumar nails down Kathua rape and murder case

The eight-year-old girl allegedly raped by six men, who had held her in captivity in a small village temple in…

EVM discrepancies: Year-wise RTI details reveal further mismatches

Mumbai: The contradictions between the buyer and suppliers of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in India have been laid bare in…

Malaysian state wants Quranic recitals for cows to “improve beef quality”

KUALA LUMPUR: Cows in a conservative Malaysian state could be played Quranic recitals in the hope it will help them…

Setting an example: Temple, mosque, gurdwara join hands in this small UP town

Maholi (Uttar Pradesh): With inter-community violence reported from many parts of India in a society increasingly polarised on religious and…

Diary of Asansol’s Imam: ‘Munna’ where have you gone?

Hyderabad: Imam Imadadul Rashidi, whose son was killed in West Bengal's Asansol riot penning down the sorry tale of his…

Palestinians not discouraged despite Israeli terrorism

Gaza: Israeli military killed 18 unarmed Palestinians at the Gaza border, who had gathered there to observe ‘land day’ in…

Salman’s arrest: ‘Is human life not worth even a blackbuck’? Questions Zafar Sareshwala

Mumbai: The quantum of punishment for a 20-year-old case of killing a Black Buck is delivered yesterday sentencing Bollywood icon…

Karnataka Election: Please don’t make it Uttar Pradesh

Every Secular Political Party is planning to have a Secular next Government in Karnataka, at any cost. Because, this is…

PM withdraws order, journalists react to fake news rules U-turn

NEW DELHI: Several journalist associations on Tuesday attacked a central government order that threatened to take away the accreditation of…