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The othering of Kashmiri Muslims - Greater Kashmir

Greater Kashmir
The othering of Kashmiri Muslims
Greater Kashmir
But the reality of contemporary India is contrary to the ideals of founding fathers. Indian Muslims, like dalits, are under constant fear and threat to their lives and property. From the lynching of Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri of Uttar Pradesh to the ...

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'I'm born to do this': Condemned by caste, India's sewer cleaners risk death daily - The Guardian

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'I'm born to do this': Condemned by caste, India's sewer cleaners risk death daily
The Guardian
Caste is governed by an obsession with purity. Traditionally, food or water touched by Dalits is considered to be spoiled; in extreme cases, even their shadows were regarded as polluting. This apartheid persists, even in Indian cities, severely ...



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Meghalaya elections 2018 : 67 per cent voting till 5 pm, 88 VVPAT malfunctioned - Oneindia

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Meghalaya elections 2018 : 67 per cent voting till 5 pm, 88 VVPAT malfunctioned
Oneindia
It may be recalled that Congress President Rahul Gandhi's reportedly expensive became an issue during his poll campaign. The BJP, which is trying its best to unseat the incumbent Congress from Meghalaya, attacked Rahul with "soot-boot ki sarkar" jibe ...

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Economics of being Hindu - Bangalore Mirror

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Economics of being Hindu
Bangalore Mirror
... that Buddhism are branches of the Hindu tree, in which caste plays a role? Buddhists will insist they are not Hindus. In which case, is caste alone an essential condition to be Hindu? Many non-Hindus will insist that this is the case. By that ...

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World record gold for Rizvi, 3 medals for India on day 1 of Shooting World Cup - Scroll.in

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World record gold for Rizvi, 3 medals for India on day 1 of Shooting World Cup
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Competing in his first senior World Cup, Rizvi shot a world record score of 242.3 in the 24-shot final to beat an Olympic champion and clinch gold. Rai shot 219 to win the bronze with Germany's Christian Reitz, the reigning Olympic champion in men's ...
ISSF Shooting World Cup: Shazar Rizvi breaks world record en-route to gold medalSportskeeda

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Religion & Culture | 'God approved discrimination?' - Societies struggle with the caste system - Jamaica Gleaner

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Religion & Culture | 'God approved discrimination?' - Societies struggle with the caste system
Jamaica Gleaner
This unshakeable belief that the caste system created in the minds of members of every caste which is not based on objective reality is considered to be a mental illness in the field of psychology (that is) called-delusion which in the present context ...



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Big blow to Maoists - The Hindu

Big blow to Maoists
The Hindu
The death of 10 Maoists in a gunfight with a joint team of the Telangana and Chhattisgarh police in the Pujari Kanker forest of Bijapur in Chhattisgarh dealt a major blow to the Maoists who had stepped up their activities along the inter-State border ...



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Indian Muslims must adopt Jordan's King Abdullah's Amman Message: Ending takfirism key to getting rid of radicalism - Yahoo India News

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Indian Muslims must adopt Jordan's King Abdullah's Amman Message: Ending takfirism key to getting rid of radicalism
Yahoo India News
"Muslim youth should have Quran (tradition) in one hand and computer (modernity) in the other," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was addressing the conference on 'Islamic Heritage: Promoting understanding and moderation' at Vigyan Bhawan on ...
Jordan King's India visit was significant for promoting non-Takfiri Islam in IndiaThe Sunday Guardian
PM Modi's Muslim outreach: Ground level follow up can garner supportMilli Gazette
Fight against terrorism isn't war against any religion or Muslims: King AbdullahClickLancashire

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The othering of Kashmiri Muslims - Greater Kashmir

Greater Kashmir
The othering of Kashmiri Muslims
Greater Kashmir
But the reality of contemporary India is contrary to the ideals of founding fathers. Indian Muslims, like dalits, are under constant fear and threat to their lives and property. From the lynching of Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri of Uttar Pradesh to the ...

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The BJP is back on a winning streak - Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times
The BJP is back on a winning streak
Hindustan Times
The Northeast will have to rank as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) most significant electoral story since it won the 2014 Parliamentary elections. Sure, it swept Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, last year, but it had been in power in ...

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13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: Police - Times of ... - Times of India

Times of India
13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: Police - Times of ...
Times of India
Rest of World News: Fighting broke out on Monday in Kasuwan Magani community in Kaduna state, about 45 kilometres by road from the state capital, Kaduna city.
13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: policeIndia.com

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Rising Kashmir News - Rising Kashmir

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Rising Kashmir News
Rising Kashmir
Soz said General Naravane has warned Indian leadership that India should not exploit the weaknesses in Pakistan's system of governance “where Army plays an upper hand and should keep an eye on its own constitutional commitments and the need of adopting ...

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Indian Police Arrest Religious Leader For Journalist's Murder - malaysiandigest.com

Indian Police Arrest Religious Leader For Journalist's Murder
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Lankesh worked for several leading newspapers in India and later ran an independent newspaper Lankesh Patrike, along with her brother Indrajit for several years. But after a split with her brother, she started her own newspaper Gauri Lankesh Patrike ...



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Meghalaya elections 2018 : 67 per cent voting till 5 pm, 88 VVPAT malfunctioned - Oneindia

Oneindia
Meghalaya elections 2018 : 67 per cent voting till 5 pm, 88 VVPAT malfunctioned
Oneindia
It may be recalled that Congress President Rahul Gandhi's reportedly expensive became an issue during his poll campaign. The BJP, which is trying its best to unseat the incumbent Congress from Meghalaya, attacked Rahul with "soot-boot ki sarkar" jibe ...

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Gauri Lankesh murder probe: Arrest of Hindu Yuva Sene man offers hope for justice - DailyO

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Gauri Lankesh murder probe: Arrest of Hindu Yuva Sene man offers hope for justice
DailyO
She was a vocal critic of Hindu extremism and the caste system, and a strong advocate of the freedom of press. She had also been working to bring Maoists into the mainstream. While her death had led to widespread demonstrations and demands for justice ...
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT takes into custody right-wing group founderNewsBytes
Indian Police Arrest Religious Leader For Journalist's Murdermalaysiandigest.com
Gauri Lankesh murder case breakthrough: Hindu Yuva Sena man held in KarnatakaThe Indian Express
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Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah - Zee News

Zee News
Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah
Zee News
Jammu: In yet another controversial remark, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah claimed that Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, did not want to “divide” India and create a separate nation for Muslims. The entire partition ...
Solidarity rally shows 'sentiment of hate' spreading: FarooqGreater Kashmir
Farooq decries communalisation of politics ahead of 2019 LS electionsKasmir Monitor
Jinnah didn't want a separate country: Farooq AbdullahThe Siasat Daily
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Despite Big Talks About Development, Meghalaya's Election Will Be Fought On Beef And Religion - Outlook India

Outlook India
Despite Big Talks About Development, Meghalaya's Election Will Be Fought On Beef And Religion
Outlook India
For over the last one year running up to the elections, India's ruling party BJP has been like the proverbial maiden who 'doth protesteth too much' here in Meghalaya and the rest of the North East region as the party, which has sworn to ban cow ...
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Congress | Gujarat Elections 2017 - Indian National Congress News, Latest Congress Updates - The Economic TimesThe Economic Times
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Extra-judicial killings mount in BJP-ruled India - Milli Gazette

Extra-judicial killings mount in BJP-ruled India
Milli Gazette
Hindu vigilante groups attacked Muslims and Dalits over suspicions that they had killed, stolen, or sold cows for beef. The violence took place amid an aggressive push by several BJP leaders and militant Hindu groups to protect cows and ban beef...



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Phone ban in force at Meenakshi Temple - NYOOOZ

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Phone ban in force at Meenakshi Temple
NYOOOZ
MADURAIThe Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple implemented the mobile phone ban on its premises here on Saturday. The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court directed the temple administration to ban the use of mobile phones inside the premises following the ...

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Gurpreet Singh: Visiting filmmaker Gurvinder Singh warns against growing attacks on religious minorities in India - Straight.com

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Gurpreet Singh: Visiting filmmaker Gurvinder Singh warns against growing attacks on religious minorities in India
Straight.com
His second film, Anhe Godhe Da Daan, deals with caste-based discrimination in Punjab, which he said also needs to be addressed. The film is based on a novel by award-winning author Gurdial Singh, and reveals the plight of Dalit Sikhs. Anhe Godhe Da ...



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The othering of Kashmiri Muslims - Greater Kashmir

Greater Kashmir
The othering of Kashmiri Muslims
Greater Kashmir
But the reality of contemporary India is contrary to the ideals of founding fathers. Indian Muslims, like dalits, are under constant fear and threat to their lives and property. From the lynching of Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri of Uttar Pradesh to the ...

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13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: Police - Times of ... - Times of India

Times of India
13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: Police - Times of ...
Times of India
Rest of World News: Fighting broke out on Monday in Kasuwan Magani community in Kaduna state, about 45 kilometres by road from the state capital, Kaduna city.
13 dead in Christian-Muslim violence in Nigeria: policeIndia.com

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Indian Police Arrest Religious Leader For Journalist's Murder - malaysiandigest.com

Indian Police Arrest Religious Leader For Journalist's Murder
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Lankesh worked for several leading newspapers in India and later ran an independent newspaper Lankesh Patrike, along with her brother Indrajit for several years. But after a split with her brother, she started her own newspaper Gauri Lankesh Patrike ...



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God is dead, RIP - Times of India (blog)

Times of India (blog)
God is dead, RIP
Times of India (blog)
The Semitic religions – Christianity, Islam and Judaism – flounder when confronted on the question of creation. “Your God is too small for my universe,” Carl Sagan once reacted to a Christian theologian. According to the scientist and thinker Lawrence ...



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How BJP made Naga inroads - The Indian Express

The Indian Express
How BJP made Naga inroads
The Indian Express
Mhonlumo Kikin, former minister who won from Bhandari, had told The Indian Express, “This is just what political activists will keep saying. But on the ground there is no discussion about this (Christians versus Hindutva). All the candidates are ...
NPF, allies choose Zeliang as CM candidateTimes of India
Beef is not an issue for us, focus is on development, says Kiren RijijuHindustan Times

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Art of Living foundation met both Hindu and Muslim religious leaders to solve the Ayodhya issue - Daily Pioneer

Daily Pioneer
Art of Living foundation met both Hindu and Muslim religious leaders to solve the Ayodhya issue
Daily Pioneer
After spiritual leaders and Ulemas, retired IAS officer Anis Ansari has taken the plunge for an out-of-court settlement of the vexed Ayodhya dispute. Amsari is also the former vice chancellor of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti Arabic and Persian university ...

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Who is a Hindu? Economics of being Hindu - Mumbai Mirror

Mumbai Mirror
Who is a Hindu? Economics of being Hindu
Mumbai Mirror
Whether you are a Hindu or not, determines your access to various privileges. For example, if a Dalit becomes a Buddhist, he can still claim benefits of the reservation policies that benefit 'lower' caste Hindus. However, is he eligible for the same if ...



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