2008 Malegaon Blast
India  /  Published 29.12.21

Yogi jibe at Cong bias against Hindus

  Attacking the Congress over the claims of a witness in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday accused the party of "nurturing" terror...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Farrukhabad (UP)

India  /  Published 17.10.21

Pragya cries Ravana after kabaddi clip

BJP parliamentarian Pragya Singh Thakur, wheelchair-bound and an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case who obtained bail on medical grounds, has described as “Ravana” the man who shot a ...
By PTI in Bhopal

India  /  Published 09.07.21

BJP MP cites court ‘ill health’, seen dancing

Pragya Thakur is an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts and is out on bail. She was in jail for nine years before she was granted bail in 2017. ...
By Our Bureau in Bhopal

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.19

Modi's reaction to Thakur's remark: comic irony

Terrorism has a habit of turning round and biting its handlers. Not that the prime minister has been bitten too hard, but Pragya Singh Thakur’s assertion that Nathuram Godse, Mahatma Gandhi’s kill...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 02.05.19

If the US declares giraffes endangered does it matter?

Sir — The United States of America could soon declare giraffes an endangered species. But will that help the cause of these gentle giants, who, scientists believe, are undergoing a silent extinction...
By The Telegraph


Opinion  /  Published 23.04.19

Bombings rekindle painful memories in Sri Lanka

Irony can be cruel. The spirit of terror was resurrected on Easter Sunday — the paradox is unmistakable — in Sri Lanka, claiming the lives of over 200 people. Among the dead were Indians as well a...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 29.04.19

In Ajmer, BJP faces questions on Pragya

Mohammed Mustaqim, a khadim (priest) at the Ajmer Sharif dargah in Rajasthan, still “shudders” when he remembers the explosion at the Sufi shrine in October 2007 that killed three people and injur...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in Ajmer

India  /  Published 25.04.19

Ex-officials request BJP to drop Pragya from contest

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.04.19

All that's left in the BJP's toolbox: Hindutva

Sir — In a recent interview, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, said that he felt a “sense of responsibility”. But by fielding “Sadhvi” Pragya Singh Thakur, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon b...
By The Telegraph


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