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Mohan Bhagwat unfurls tricolor at Palakkad School, flouting Govt circular
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Mohan Bhagwat unfurls tricolor at Palakkad School, flouting Govt circular

State government circular approving only heads of educational institutions to hoist the tricolor, blown in air by RSS chief. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfolded the national flag on Friday at a Sangh Parivar managed higher secondary school affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) here, where he was the chief guest. The State government...

‘Padmaavat’-Karni Sena violence on school children: SC to hear pleas
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‘Padmaavat’-Karni Sena violence on school children: SC to hear pleas

Contempt of court over Padmaavat Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Thursday agreed to hear pleas on January 29 for initiating contempt of court action against the Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan governments and Karni Sena.   The petitions, filed by activist Tehseen Poonawala and Supreme Court advocate Vineet Dhanda, described the demolition caused to public...

Child torture in the name of religion should be eradicated, but why only in one community, social media asks CPI(M) leader P P Divya
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Child torture in the name of religion should be eradicated, but why only in one community, social media asks CPI(M) leader P P Divya

P P Divya, the Kannur CPI(M) leader who is also the District Panchayat Vice President has taken a strong stand against people who torture children in the name of Sabarimala pilgrimage. Taking her official Facebook handle, Divya posted pictures of a dad walking from Kasargode to Sabarimala barefoot with his two young kids. On her...

SFI gives it back in style, conducts flash mob with hijab wearing girls
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SFI gives it back in style, conducts flash mob with hijab wearing girls

Students Federation of India (SFI), conducted flash mobs all across Kerala as a part of their protest against Islamic fundamentalists who trolled three girls for dancing on the World AIDS day in an awareness campaign. When fanatics considered dancing with hijab an insult to the religion, SFI bravely organized flash mobs featuring girls wearing hijab...

Racial abuse in UK: Muslim lady called “batman”
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Racial abuse in UK: Muslim lady called “batman”

Muslim woman wearing a long gown and face veil was abused as “Batman” while shopping in UK. Ahlam Saed was mocked by a man for her outfit in front of his two children and she filmed it in her.   The video shows the man repeatedly asking Ms. Saed “Why do you wear that?” referring...

A parole knot
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A parole knot

Sumith Das tied the nuptial knot and made his dreams come true amidst police security. Sumith Das under remand at the district jail, with a special parole for three hours granted by a court here on Thursday, tied the knot with the Soumya the woman he had been in love for long at a function...

Adulterated liquor turns festivity to disaster
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Adulterated liquor turns festivity to disaster

40 killed in Pakistan’s Hindu community celebrating Holi.   At least 40 people, mostly from Pakistan’s minority Hindu Kohli community, have died and dozens were taken to hospital after drinking contaminated liquor days ahead of Thursday’s Holi festival, which marks the beginning of spring, police said on Wednesday.   Police said that “It’s a Holi...

Explosion in bus kills 15 Govt staff: Peshawar
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Explosion in bus kills 15 Govt staff: Peshawar

Police suspect planting of bomb inside the bus with 40-50 commuters.   At least fifteen people were killed when a bomb exploded on bus carrying government officials in the northwest Pakistani frontier city of Peshawar on Wednesday, officials said.   The attack took place on a main road after the bus picked up government employees...

Is marital rape a crime?
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Is marital rape a crime?

Interdicting marital rape may put family in trauma. Minister of State for Home Haribhai Chaudhury said in Lok Sabha that the department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs presented its 167th report on the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2012 in the Rajya Sabha on March 1, 2013.   While giving its report, the committee considered...