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New fatwa bans Muslims from posting pictures on social media, calls it 'un-Islamic'

Thursday  11:01,   19 october 2017
India Today

New fatwa bans Muslims from posting pictures on social media, calls it 'un-Islamic'Yes, that's correct. No Facebook, no Instagram, no[...]

Congress plans to rebrand @OfficeOfRG as @rahulgandhi

Thursday  09:05,   19 october 2017
India Today

Congress plans to rebrand @OfficeOfRG as @rahulgandhi .In 2014, Narendra Modi's crushing victory shattered the Congress' grip on the country. © Getty Images Rahul Gandhi Rahul Gandhi's party suffered humiliating debacle in various state[...]

Himachal assembly elections: BJP announces list of 68 candidates

Thursday  05:25,   19 october 2017
Hindustan Times

Himachal assembly elections: BJP announces list of 68 candidatesFormer chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and Himachal Pradesh BJP chief Satpal Singh Satti are among the party candidates, a list for which was announced on Wednesday, for the state[...]

Taj Mahal stands on razed Shiva temple: BJP leader Vinay Katiyar feeds fresh fuel to row

Wednesday  20:26,   18 october 2017
Hindustan Times

<p>BJP leader Vinay Katiyar said Mughal emperor Shahjahan razed the shrine, Tejo Mahalaya, built by Hindu kings to make space for his monument.</p>Mughal emperor Shahjahan razed the shrine, Tejo Mahalaya, built by Hindu kings to make space for [...]

1.75 Lakh Diya, Ram-Sita In Chopper For Yogi Adityanath's Ayodhya Diwali

Wednesday  20:25,   18 october 2017
NDTV

1.75 Lakh Diya, Ram-Sita In Chopper For Yogi Adityanath's Ayodhya DiwaliThe lead actors of Ramlila, in full costume, arrived in a government chopper and landed on the banks of the river Saryu, where they were received by the Uttar Pradesh Chief[...]

One chart that shows how Rahul Gandhi is challenging Narendra Modi on Twitter

Wednesday  20:25,   18 october 2017
Hindustan Times

One chart that shows how Rahul Gandhi is challenging Narendra Modi on TwitterAccording to a Hindustan Times analysis of nearly three years’ of tweets by three powerful rivals, people retweeted Gandhi in recent weeks more than Prime Minister Narendra [...]

India can help US keep an eye on Pakistan, says America's UN envoy Nikki Haley

Wednesday  11:40,   18 october 2017
International Business Times

Nikki Haley wants India's help as Trump has taken a "tougher approach to Pakistan harbouring terrorists". Read on to what America expects from India.Haley's statements come a few days after India slammed Pakistan Prime Minister[...]

Arrested Chandigarh cop was handling Gurmeet Ram Rahim's escape plan: Sources

Wednesday  09:40,   18 october 2017
India Today

Arrested Chandigarh cop was handling Gurmeet Ram Rahim's escape plan: SourcesCOMPLETE COVERAGE: Ram Rahim rape[...]

Why Only Taj Mahal, Destroy Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament, Says Azam Khan

Wednesday  05:20,   18 october 2017
NDTV

Why Only Taj Mahal, Destroy Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament, Says Azam KhanNew Delhi: After a BJP leader's controversial comments describing the Taj Mahal has a "blot on Indian culture", Samajwadi Party lawmaker Azam Khan said today, "Why only Taj[...]

Exclusive: India Today accesses picture of Gauri Lankesh's murderer

Tuesday  11:21,   17 october 2017
India Today

Exclusive: India Today accesses picture of Gauri Lankesh's murdererThe picture is an enhanced close-up and distinctly shows the facial features of the killer. This comes days after the SIT probing Lankesh's murder released sketches of all the[...]

No Aadhaar, No Food? Girl, 11, Died 'Begging For Rice', Says Jharkhand Family

Tuesday  09:27,   17 october 2017
NDTV

No Aadhaar, No Food? Girl, 11, Died 'Begging For Rice', Says Jharkhand FamilyFor most children, festival holidays mean joy and a break from studies. For Santoshi Kumari, it meant starving to death. The 11-year-old died on September 28 at her [...]

Mulayam Singh, Shivpal Yadav not in top Samajwadi Party panel

Tuesday  08:25,   17 october 2017
The Indian Express

Most of the 55 members in the new national executive, formed after Akhilesh’s re-election earlier this month as party chief, are those who supported him during the feud in Samajwadi Party family. Ramgopal Yadav, who Mulayam had expelled from but[...]

BJP India’s richest party with Rs 869 cr, Cong second with Rs 759 cr: Watchdog report

Tuesday  07:10,   17 october 2017
Hindustan Times

BJP India’s richest party with Rs 869 cr, Cong second with Rs 759 cr: Watchdog reportThe document collated by the advocacy group went on to term the Congress, which declared assets to the tune of Rs 759 crore in the same period, as a close second on [...]

Gold Biscuits For Karnataka Lawmakers? Extravagant Gift Plan Sparks Row

Tuesday  04:56,   17 october 2017
NDTV

Gold Biscuits For Karnataka Lawmakers? Extravagant Gift Plan Sparks RowThe gift has been proposed for the celebration of 60 years of the Karnataka state assembly or Vidhan Souda on October 25 and 26. The state assembly secretariat has sent a budget[...]

Rahul Gandhi's weather report on Modi's Gujarat visit: It will rain jumla today

Monday  10:47,   16 october 2017
India Today

Rahul Gandhi's weather report on Modi's Gujarat visit: It will rain jumla todayRahul Gandhi, in a tweet posted from his office's handle, said, "Mausam ka haal: Chunav se pahle Gujarat me aaj hogi jumlon ki bearish (Weather report: It will[...]