June 26, 2017 8:27 pm
It is perhaps the first instance that an RSS-affiliate has demanded the abolition of a union ministry of the BJP government on the grounds that it is spreading “separatism”.
May 24, 2017 1:02 am
The NCM is supposed to have a Chairperson, a Vice-Chairperson, and 7 members, at least 5 of whom should be from minority communities.
December 02, 2015 2:05 am
Sidhu’s name has been sent to Home Ministry for security clearance, ahead of his formal appointment in place of former Sikh member Ajaib Singh, who retired in September.
September 19, 2015 1:34 am
Ban put in place with mutual consent of Hindus and Muslims in Musahar village after riots over qurbani in ’07.
May 30, 2015 2:32 am
Police and local administration officials confirmed to the team reports of arson and violence targeted at the Muslim community.
September 20, 2014 1:26 am
The panel, in its letter, cited speeches made by BJP MPs Yogi Adityanath and Sakshi Maharaj on ‘love jihad’.
August 28, 2014 2:04 am
Left ‘untouched’ by govt, the commission had just two hearings in four months.
April 15, 2014 2:32 am
The present NCM logo is a five-petal flower, with each petal showcasing the symbol of one religious minority.
November 29, 2013 1:08 am
Cabinet extended limits on stocks of paddy and rice that traders can hold by one year to check hoarding and price rises.
October 07, 2013 1:42 am
The initial spark was lit in the villages which later became a rural riot.