North East  /  Published 14.11.21

Assam: 2 women scribes detained

The journalists, Samriddhi Sakunia (21) and Swarna Jha (25), were detained while on their way to Silchar, according to a statement by the HW News Network. They were then booked by the Tripura Police u...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 13.11.21

BJP inattentive to problems of East Bengali refugees

The saffron fraternity cannot understand it. Despite persistent incitement by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Hindu Jagran Manch and other activist groups, Bengal refused to erupt in protest against the an...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

India  /  Published 07.11.21

Tripura shows way to foil bigots without govt help

A joint fact-finding team of four Muslim organisations on Saturday said Hindus and Muslims in Tripura provided an example of how to stand up to bigotry by neither getting swayed by the narrative of th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 10.10.21

UNWANTED: Partition

Dwaipayan and Kasturi are among the founder-members of the People’s Film Collective, a platform that screens documentary films and political cinema for audiences in Bengal. Kasturi has co-direct...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

India  /  Published 08.09.21

Citizens back Naseer, Javed

Over 150 eminent citizens have come out in support of actor Naseeruddin Shah and lyricist Javed Akhtar who have faced vitriolic criticism for standing up to extreme elements in religions while speakin...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 06.09.21

Javed Akhtar faces heat for Taliban-RSS remark

Lyricist-poet Javed Akhtar on Monday came under attack from the Shiv Sena and the VHP for his comments that appear to equate the RSS and other right-wing outfits with the Taliban, a militant group tha...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 13.08.21

Kanpur: 3 held for beating man

Three people, including one having affiliation to the Vishva Hindu Parishad, have been arrested for allegedly thrashing a Muslim e-rickshaw driver in Kanpur and asking him to chant "Jai Shri Ram&...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kanpur

India  /  Published 12.07.21

BJP MPs to introduce population control bills

BJP MPs will introduce private members' bills on population control and uniform civil code in the upcoming Monsoon session of Parliament, according to information from the secretariats of both Hou...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.06.21

Karnataka limits financial grant to Hindu priests

The Karnataka government has withdrawn its earlier plan to provide a one-time financial grant to priests of all religions in view of the pandemic and limited it to Hindu priests following objections r...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.02.21

VHP: Hemant's Adivasi comment immature

Two days after Hemant Soren’s address at a Harvard conclave wherein he said that tribals aren't Hindus, the Vishva Hindu Parishad attacked the ch...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.