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Ram Navami


Khambhat clashes on Ram Navami: Four Muslim residents seek transfer of probe to CID or CBI, compensation

May 10, 2022 4:09 am

The petitioners — Vasimbhai Vora (35), Imtiyazbhai Vora (41), Shakirhussein Shaikh (35) and Ismailbhai Vora (64) — submitted that the violence resulted in the looting and burning of four cabin shops, one shop, one building and one house, and that a dargah was “substantially damaged to hurt the sentiments of one section of the society”.

Fortnight after Ram Navami clash, demolition drive begins in Gujarat

April 27, 2022 8:10 am

According to the police, the properties demolished were not linked to any of the accused in the communal clashes that occurred in the area on April 10.

Leave it to Hanuman

April 26, 2022 8:57 am

Vamsee Juluri writes: The problem isn’t communalism, but refusal to see another reality.

Ram Navami procession: State's responsibility to ensure fraternity, says Mumbai court while granting pre-arrest bail to BJP leader Shelar

April 24, 2022 12:17 pm

Vinod Shelar and others were booked by the Malvani police for allegedly taking out a procession on Ram Navami on April 10 without requisite permissions.

With eyes wide open, we’re hurtling into an abyss

April 26, 2022 10:49 pm

Pratap Bhanu Mehta writes: The new Hinduism is about widespread acceptance of vile prejudice, alignment of state with majoritarian power, contempt for rights, glorification of violence

Khargone violence: Madhya Pradesh government allots ₹1 crore aid for riot-affected

April 19, 2022 2:12 pm

Continuing with the practice, the Khargone administration on Tuesday morning relaxed curfew, which was clamped in the city on Sunday night following violence during Ram Navami celebrations, for four hours, they said.

Daily Briefing: Missing case in Khargone communal clash becomes the first casualty, Jaffna's fishermen issue aggravates following New Delhi-Beijing renewable energy project

April 19, 2022 8:58 am

A week after communal clashes broke out in Madhya Pradesh’s Khargone during a Ram Navami procession, a 28-year-old man who went missing soon after became the first casualty of the clashes.

After MP, local administration in Gujarat demolishes ‘illegal’ kiosks following communal clashes

April 15, 2022 9:35 pm

According to officials in Anand district, carts and kiosks built illegally and which encroached upon government land in Shakarpur village in Khambhat, were razed under the watch of the police.

Fresh case of stone pelting in Gujarat; CM holds meet, 31 held so far

April 13, 2022 7:23 am

Fresh incidents of stone pelting were reported in Himmatnagar on Monday night, a day after several people were injured in a clash between communities during the Ram Navami procession in the area, the police said. Ten people were detained following the incident, officers said.

States need to clamp down on communal conflict, politics that stokes it is self-defeating

April 13, 2022 9:40 am

A constant simmer between communities may keep the political pot boiling but when it spills over, the cost of violence and mistrust is too high. For, there’s no real progress without a settled peace.


Devotees pray from outside closed temples on Ram Navami

April 02, 2020 4:21 pm

The temples in the country have been closed due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in India.