India

BJP instigating people on loudspeaker, Hanuman Chalisa issues: Lalu Prasad

New Delhi, April 06 (KMS):  Former Chief Minister of Indian state of Bihar and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad has hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) for trying to instigate people on the loudspeaker and Hanuman Chalisa row. Lalu Prasad, …

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India’s COVID-19 toll highest in the world, 10 times official figure

New Delhi, April 06 (KMS): A new estimate by World Health Organization says India accounts for almost a third of Covid deaths globally with a toll of 4.7 million — 10 times the official figure. According to data, the Covid pandemic has caused the deaths of nearly 15 million people …

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Kanpur Admin razes Mosque along with Madrassa building

New Delhi, April 06 (KMS): The administration in Kanpur, the financial city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh bulldozed 50 classrooms of Madrassa Islamia Inter-College besides razing a mosque and desecrating copies of Holy Quran. Speaking to the media, a madrassa official termed the demolition of the building illegal …

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BJP govt bulldozes 17 more Muslims’ properties in Gujarat

Ahmadabad, May 05 (KMS): As many as 17 godowns belonging to Muslims were bulldozed by Hindutva Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Gujarat state. This was the second demolition drive carried out by the BJP government in less than two weeks in Khambhat town of the state. The Hindutva administrations …

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Stop unlawful demolitions, give compensation to victims of Jahangirpuri violence: Women’s groups

New Delhi, May 05 (KMS): Over 30 women’s and other groups have demand compensation and rehabilitation of home demolished in Jahangirpuri area of North West Delhi. In a letter over 30 women’s organizations, other organizations and citizens concerned have demanded of the government to stop unlawful demolitions in Jahangirpuri area …

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Biden urged to press India to stop Muslims persecution in India

Washington, DC, May 05 (KMS): The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos joined the celebrations of Eid-ul-Fitr at the White House at the invitation of US President Joe Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden. IAMC Executive Director, Rasheed Ahmed …

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Indian PM Modi faces protests over HR abuses in India during his Europe visit

New Delhi, May 05 (KMS): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was on a three-day visit to European countries, has faced protests over the incarceration of human rights defenders and violence against minorities in India. When the Indian Prime Minister was receiving guard of honors by the German National Guards …

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9 people arrested after 2 tribal men lynched by Bajrang Dal members

Madhya Pradesh, May 05 (KMS): Police have arrested nine persons in connection with the murder of two tribal men Inwati Batti and Sampatlal Batti who were brutally assaulted by Hindutva group Bajrang Dal in Madhya Pradesh’s Seoni district. The two tribal men died on Tuesday morning after Bajrang Dal members …

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Indian police raped girl who reported gang rape

Lalitpur, India, May 04 (KMS) A policeman in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is on the run after he raped a 13-year-old girl who went to police to report she had been gang raped. A criminal case has been registered against him and he has been suspended, a …

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