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Happy with my hinduism

November 22, 2021 7:10 am

P Chidambaram writes: Hinduism does not have One Church, One Pope, One Prophet, One Holy Book or One Ritual. There are many of each, and a Hindu is free to choose among the many or reject all.

Beef to goonda Act: Lakshadweep Administrator has UT in turmoil

May 25, 2021 7:59 am

On Monday, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the Administrator’s actions posed a serious challenge to the culture and life of the people of Lakshadweep.

Beef ban, ‘love jihad’ laws, degrading of protesters undermine the idea and promise of fraternity

January 26, 2021 8:47 am

In today’s India, life for comedians is considerably more complicated than it is for bigots. The bile spewed by some on Twitter and by politicians in Delhi’s elections last year, is proof that the virus of hatred has infected us.

Goa goes into huddle to find way around Karnataka slaughter law

December 24, 2020 7:05 am

With Maharashtra passing the anti-cattle slaughter act four years ago, Goa relies solely on Karnataka for bulk of its beef consumption — supplied either through transport of live buffalo and bull or carcass from the neighbouring state’s abattoirs.

Goa supply to take hit if beef banned

December 11, 2020 2:19 am

Like vegetables, Goa is dependent on the neighbouring state for its beef supply – a major attraction for tourist meal plates and the local staple for the minority community in the state.

Gujarat: 1 lakh kg beef seized in two years, says state govt

March 03, 2020 2:41 am

The BJP-run state government told the Assembly on Monday, prompting the Congress to question the efficacy of the amended cow slaughter law that was brought in 2017.

PIL seeks ban on slaughter of ‘old bulls, buffaloes’

February 22, 2020 2:27 am

The petition claimed that these animals “continue to provide dung and urine that can either be used by farmers as manure and fertilizer, or can be sold by the owners...”

Mob assaults man over rumours of transporting slaughtered cattle in Greater Noida, 5 held

August 10, 2019 8:53 pm

"The contractor was carrying the dead animals with permission from officials concerned and taking them in a vehicle with an attached trolley to the dead animal disposal plant near the Chijarsi river," a police spokesperson said.

3 killed in Bihar on suspicion of cattle theft, 7 arrested

July 20, 2019 5:23 am

The relatives of the victims clashed with Pithari villagers at Sadar Hospital, Chhapra. Additional police personnel were called to control the situation. The kin said the three were pick-up van drivers who were returning to their village .

Thrashed for carrying ‘beef’: Victims say didn’t report to police as gau rakshaks gave death threat

May 29, 2019 7:08 am

The police said they came to know about the torture only after they saw the video two days later and not on May 22, when Shubham Baghel and others informed them about recovery of beef from the trio.


Protest in Delhi over Dadri lynching

October 06, 2015 7:50 pm

A 24-year-old youth on Tuesday (October 6) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at his house, heightening tension in the village after his family alleged that he was facing police harassment following the lynching of a man here over beef rumour.


Syrian national detained by Goa police

January 26, 2016 2:56 pm

Panaji (Goa), Jan 26 (ANI): A Syrian national, allegedly overstaying in India, was traced and detained by Goa Police from an offshore casino off Panaji late on Monday night. Inspector General of Police, Sunil Garg on Tuesday said that they had got information that a person from Syria was missing during his overstay in country and his location was said to be around Goa. He also said that on Monday they had traced him and interrogation is underway. The interrogation of the detained Syrian national assumes significance in the wake of the recent death threats to Prime Minster Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over beef ban in the country. The message was sent through an anonymous postcard which had ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) written on it.