India

Hindu mob thrashes journalists mainly Muslims at event in New Delhi

New Delhi, April o4 (KMS): Several journalists, mainly Muslims, were assaulted by a Hindutva mob during coverage of a Hindu gathering Mahapanchayat in Indian capital, New Delhi. Meer Faisal, a journalist based in Delhi, said that he along with other fellows was attacked while covering the event. “We were beaten …

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Hindutva goons attack Muslim man for selling ‘halal’ meat in Karnataka

Bengaluru, April 02 (KMS): Hindutva goons assaulted a Muslim man in Shivamogga area in the Indian state of Karnataka for selling halal meat. The Muslim man named Tousif, who runs a Chicken stall, was assaulted by the activists of Bajrang Dal a day after Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said …

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BJP Govt in Karnataka most corrupt in India: Rahul Gandhi

Bengaluru, April 02 (KMS): Congress leader, Rahul Gandhi, has termed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in the Indian state of Karnataka as the most corrupt in the country. Addressing a party meeting in Bengaluru, Rahul Gandhi said, if Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes to Karnataka and talks about corruption, …

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Bombay HC refuses to stay trial in Malegaon blast case

Mumbai, April 01 (KMS): The Bombay High Court while hearing a petition filed by Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit involved in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blasts has refused to grant any interim stay in the ongoing trial in the case. A division bench of Justices P.B. Varale and S.M. Modak observing …

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Journalist Rana Ayyub moves Delhi HC against travel curbs

New Delhi, April 01 (KMS): Renowned Indian journalist Rana Ayyub has moved the Delhi High Court seeking permission to travel abroad. Rana Ayyub’s counsel appealed for an urgent hearing in the matter before the bench headed by acting Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and also comprising Justice Navin Chawla, as his …

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Karnataka Congress leader raises question on 19 lakh missing EVMs

Bengaluru, April 01 (KMS): Karnataka Congress legislator and former minister HK Patil has said that “over 19 lakh EVMs have gone missing between 2016 and 2018”. HK Patil said this during a special debate on electoral reforms in the Assembly. While many other members expressed their views on corruption and …

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India’s NIA receives email threatening to kill PM Modi

Mumbai, April 01 (KMS): The Mumbai branch of India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has received an email threatening to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In the email, the sender has claimed to have “20 kg RDX”, Indian media reported. “I have met with some terrorists, they are going to help …

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BJP spreading hatred through ‘The Kashmir Files’: Pawar

New Delhi, April 01 (KMS): The National Congress Party (NCP) chief, Sharad Pawar, has said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is creating a “poisonous atmosphere” in India by spreading false propaganda about the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the Kashmir valley through “The Kashmir Files”, a film showcasing the …

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Mumbai court grants bail to creator of anti-Muslim Clubhouse chat room

Mumbai, April 01 (KMS): A court in Mumbai, the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra, granted bail to 18-year-old Akash Suyal, creator of the chat room on Clubhouse which hosted Islamophobic and anti-Muslim discussions. The court directed the accused to undergo counselling. Akash was arrested in January by …

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Lakhimpur Kheri farmers want case to be shifted out of Uttar Pradesh

Lakhimpur Kheri, April 01 (KMS): The families of four farmers who were mowed down by the convoy of Indian Minister Ajay Mishra Teni’s son on October 3, last year, at Lakhimpur Kheri are now demanding that the case be moved out of Uttar Pradesh. Talking to reporters, Gursevwak Singh, the …

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