India

2 Muslims including minor killed during protests in Ranchi

Ranchi, June 11 (KMS): At least two Muslims youth were killed and several others severely injured after Indian police opened fire in Ranchi, the capital of the Indian state of Jharkhand, to quell protests by thousands of Muslims against derogatory comments on Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) by two …

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Press Club of India condemns case against journalist Saba Naqvi

New Delhi, June 11 (KMS): The Press Club of India (PCI) has condemned Delhi Police for including journalist Saba Naqvi in the cases registered in connection with blasphemous remarks of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal against Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him). From its Twitter …

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Demos against blasphemous remarks: Internet services in West Bengal’s Howrah suspended

Calcutta, June 11 (KMS): In the wake of series of protests against the blasphemous remarks on Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), the authorities in the Indian state of West Bengal have suspended internet services in Howrah district till 6 am on June 13. The move comes following massive demonstrations …

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Indian policeman resorts to indiscriminate firing in Kolkata, kills woman before committing suicide

Kolkata, June 10 (KMS): An Indian policeman fired indiscriminately from his service rifle in broad daylight in Kolkata city of the Indian state of West Bengal, killing one woman pillion rider before shooting himself dead. Locals told the media that the policeman was deputed at the guard outpost outside the …

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Novel protest in Talangana’s Gajwel against blasphemous remarks by BJP leaders

Hyderabad (India), June 10 (KMS): A novel protest was held in Gajwel town in the Indian state of Telangana, today, against the blasphemous remarks by BJP leaders Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jundal against Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). As a protest, pictures of the BJP spokespersons, Nupur Sharma and …

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Massive demos in India over BJP officials’ derogatory remarks on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

New Delhi, June 10 (KMS): Massive protest demonstrations were held in New Delhi and several other parts of India against derogatory remarks of Hindutva BJP officials on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). According to Kashmir Media Service, Muslims after Friday prayers held protests in Delhi Jamia Masjid demanding arrest of BJP spokespersons …

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Kanpur: Police continue “arbitrary arrests,” 3 PFI activists held

Kanpur, June 10 (KMS): The police in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh arrested three Muslim youth associated with the Popular Front of India (PFI) in connection with the Kanpur violence, taking the total number of arrests in the case to 54. Kanpur Police Commissioner Vijay Singh Meena told reporters, “The …

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Owaisi slams Delhi Police for booking him to assuage ruling BJP

New Delhi, June 09 (KMS): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday lashed out at Delhi Police for the FIR against him over so-called ‘inflammatory remarks’. In a series of tweets, Owaisi accused the cops of “both sideism” for booking people who oppose BJP, in a bid …

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Prominent Indian journalist grills Modi for keeping mum over blasphemy protests

New Delhi, June 09 (KMS): A prominent Indian journalist, referring to the backlash in Muslim countries over the blasphemous remarks against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by two top leaders of India’s ruling party, BJP, denounced Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining silent amid growing protests across the country and beyond. “Throughout …

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Mamata Banerjee lashes out at BJP for Nupur Sharma’s blasphemous remarks

Calcutta, June 09 (KMS): Lashing out at the former haratiya Janata Party (BJP) spokespersons Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal for their derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), Chief Minister of the Indian state of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee, on Thursday, said that heinous statements like these have …

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