Prem Sharma, the district Sewa Pramukh of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, was interrogated by police on Monday. While Hindu leaders allege that the procession was stoned as part of a pre-planned conspiracy, Muslim leaders allege that swords and guns were brandished by some of those who took part in the procession.
Our reporter Pawan Nara met several victims who do not have even clothes to wear after their homes were gutted. Several of them are camping on streets under open sky, while some have gone to the homes of their friends.
On April 2, a Hindu New Year procession was stoned inside a Muslim locality in Karauli, Rajasthan, which led to stabbing and arson. This was followed by the stoning of Ramnavami processions in Khargone, Madhya Pradesh, and Anand, Gujarat on April 10.
I asked India TV reporters to thoroughly investigate the sources from where these lies were disseminated. The first fact that emerged was that a timeline of 5 pm IST was fixed to make a hashtag #IndianMuslimsGenocide popular and trending within minutes on Twitter.
The US is raising the issue of China in bilateral talks because it wants to convey the message that both Russia and China have now joined hands, and it was in India’s interest to support the US on the Ukraine-Russia war issue.
The DGP also alleged that the Hindu outfit started playing DJ music without seeking prior permission, while passing through a Muslim locality.
The apex court said the session shall not be prorogued without the conclusion of the no-confidence motion against PM Imran Khan. It also said the govt “cannot interfere in the participation of any member of National Assembly in the assembly session.”
In my prime time show ‘Aaj Ki Baat’ on Wednesday night, we showed visuals from Metghar village near Tryambakeshwar near Nashik in Maharashtra, where the only water source is a well, and every day, women descend 50 feet deep into this well to collect water.
Similarly, Aam Aadmi Party-run Delhi Jal Board on Tuesday withdrew its order allowing Muslim employees to leave two hours before the end of their duty timings during Ramzan, from April 3 to May 2.
On Monday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the Gorakhpur B.R.D. hospital to meet the two injured policemen, Gopal Gaur and Anil Paswan, who had suffered stab injuries in their hands and legs.
While Russia wants India should mediate in the Ukrainian crisis, the US wants India to stay away from Russia and join the western bloc in opposing Putin.
In a major gaffe, that could be either deliberate or unintentional, during his extempore address to the nation, Imran Khan first named America, and realizing his slip of tongue, said the threat came from a foreign country.
On Wednesday, I spoke to several senior doctors. They not only expressed sadness but also anger over how a doctor had to go to the extreme and hang herself after she faced threats and intimidation following the death of a pregnant patient, Asha Bairwa, during childbirth.
In her letter, TMC supremo, whose nephew Abhishek Banerjee is facing ED's action on money laundering charges, wrote that she cannot “tolerate the vindictive politics of BJP that has led to a witch-hunt”.
Babar’s family members alleged that he was getting threats for the last two to three months from political rivals. He was being pressurized not to canvass for the BJP candidate.
The toughest challenge in UP will be posed by Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party, which has enhanced its vote share and number of seats this time from UP. The BJP leadership realizes this.
Three days after the carnage, CM visited Bogtui village, where eight people were charred to death by an armed mob on Mar 21. Mamata’s visit had two fallouts: one, the main accused was arrested by police within hours by tracing his cellphone network, two, family members of the victims had a chance to speak to CM openly.
The ruling Trinamool Congress is trying to cover up the massacre by carrying out a travesty of police probe. The ‘dance of death’ was terrifying and the manner in which CM Mamata Banerjee reacted was shocking.
Farooq Abdullah should also disclose what was the objective behind enacting the law for the sale and purchase of Kashmiri migrants’ properties. Mehbooba Mufti should reply what was the role of her father Late Mufti Mohammed Sayeed when Hindu temples were demolished in 1986, and why as Union Home Minister Mufti ordered the release of five dreaded terrorists during the Rubaiya Sayeed abduction case.
Imran Khan has been addressing rallies across the country and appealing to his supporters to march to Islamabad and attend a rally outside Parliament on March 27.