India  /  Published 11.01.22

Haridwar bans holy dip in Ganga

With a surge in COVID cases in Uttarakhand, a ban has been imposed on devotees taking a dip in the Ganga in Haridwar and Rishikesh on the occasion of Makar Sankranti on January 14. There will be a ba...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Dehradun

India  /  Published 09.01.22

Diaspora takes on 'genocide' appeal

Members of the global Indian diaspora and citizens in many countries have voiced concern over alleged inflammatory and provocative speeches against Muslims at an event in Haridwar and demanded immedia...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New York

India  /  Published 03.01.22

SIT set up on calls for genocide

Uttarakhand’s BJP government has set up a special investigation team (SIT) two weeks after calls for a genocide of Muslims were sounded at a sadhus’ conclave in Haridwar, apparently under ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.01.22

Hate speech: SIT formed

An SIT was constituted on Sunday to look into the recently held Dharma Sansad in Haridwar where hate speeches were allegedly delivered by some participants. A five-member Special Investigation Team h...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Dehradun

India  /  Published 01.01.22

Hate speech: FIR against leader

Two more names -- Yati Narasimhanand, Sindhu Sagar -- were added Saturday to the FIR lodged in connection with the recent Dharma Sansad in Haridwar where hate speeches were allegedly delivered against...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


News  /  Published 31.12.21

Speakers at Kolkata event call hate speeches at Haridwar an ‘attack on the Constitution’

A vacation division bench of Calcutta High Court on Thursday criticised the superintendent of the Presidency Correctional Home after one of the inmates, granted bail by a subordinate court, went missi...
By Debraj Mitra

Opinion  /  Published 29.12.21

Letters to the Editor: A solitary Christmas is better than unhappy ones

Different battles Sir — The holiday season can be a very lonely time for many. Surveys conducted in the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Japan and Australia show that Christmas can...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 29.12.21

Haters stoking civil war: Naseer

Actor Naseeruddin Shah has said those calling for a genocide of Muslims are in effect calling for a full-scale civil war. In an interview to The Wire seeking his opinion on the genocide calls, Shah t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.12.21

Pakistan concern on genocide call

Pakistan on Monday summoned India’s Charge d’Affaires in Islamabad to convey its serious concerns over the call for genocide against Muslims at a Dharma Sansad in Haridwar earlier this mon...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 27.12.21

Fires within: Polarisation

India, as the adage goes, is a land of contradictions. But the inconsistencies are not always benign: some of them are the outcomes of cynical politics. The evidence is damning. Hindutva’s ...
By The Editorial Board


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