It’s not that Islam is all about violence. That will be as unfair as saying Hinduism is all about caste. However, currently, the political and mythological aspects of Islam are prevailing over the philosophical and mystic ones.

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A day after ‘Howdy, Modi’, Imran Khan likely to meet Donald Trump in New York on the side-lines of UNGA

Imran Khan though being snubbed repeatedly has once again vowed to raise the Kashmir issue at the upcoming UNGA session

Pakistan’s fake news gang busted, Twitter suspends 50 fake handles impersonating top Indian Army personnel

These accounts were created in the name of senior Army officers including Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat and Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh to peddle Pakistan's manufactured lies about Kashmir.

Who are you? What do you do?: SC shoots down Robert Vadra’s relative Tehseen Poonawalla’s plea on Kashmir

The Supreme Court also allowed Iltija Iqbal to meet her mother Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar in private. The court, however, said that she can move in other parts of Srinagar and it would be subject to prior permission from authorities, if needed.

Srinagar Mayor Junaid Mattu put under house arrest

Earlier, former chief ministers Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah were detained by the J&K police in the wake of law and order situation in the state.

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Mehdi Hasan: One of the many reasons why people don’t trust ‘Moderate Muslims’

People like Mehdi Hasan are the reason why 'Moderate Muslims' has become a meaningless term.

Find your spine in Mamata’s purse, Telegraph

The Telegraph, in a report on the Battle of Jadavpur, concluded that Babul Supriyo was equally responsible for the violence despite the fact that he was a victim of unprovoked violence.

Padma Bhushan awardee and ex BBC Delhi chief slams Congress for alienating Hindus through its brand of ‘secularism’

Mark Tully, who worked as the Chief of the Delhi bureau of BBC for two decades, has come out harshly against Congress

Two articles, one dangerous agenda: Shekhar Gupta led The Print furthers the ‘righteous Jihad’ narrative

Chitralekha Zutshi begins her article in The Print in a sombre and sad tone, stating Kashmiriyat is dead, while Zainab Sikander lamented the loss of voice of Muslims because of Jinnah

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Karnataka: Congress MLA Byrathi Suresh was responsible for Siddaramaiah’s son death, alleges disqualified Congress MLA MTB Nagaraj

Byrathi Suresh, the Congress MLA from Hebbal constituency in Karnataka, is considered to be a close aide of Siddaramaiah and is one of the wealthiest leaders from the state.

China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a death and destruction project, Baloch people won’t let it be completed

CPEC is not an issue of prime time anymore nor it is going to be completed anytime soon

Modi in America: An opportunity to emphasise ties between the two countries and a testament to PM Modi’s leadership

The "Howdy Modi" program will surely be a great opportunity to emphasize strategic partnerships and strong ties between the people of the two countries and between the world's oldest and largest democracies.

To promote growth, just cut tax rates: Here is the likely impact of tax rates for corporates being slashed by the Modi govt

1- 22 per cent of Corporate Tax Rate because it is the optimal tax rate implies that revenue maximization is the key driver of taxation policy going forward.

Modi’s big bang tax cuts : Why a second term for Modi was absolutely critical

With the tax cuts announced yesterday by Modi government, India’s corporate tax rate on manufacturers is now among the lowest in the world, comparable or even lower than business paradise destinations like Hong Kong or Singapore.

Romila Thapar’s fantasy fiction: Claims Yudhisthira of Mahabharata was inspired by Mauryan emperor Ashoka

Not only is Romila's claim completely ignoring a few millennia between Mahabharata and Mauryan emperor Ashoka, but it also has many other flaws.

Jadavpur University has Fallen: Bhagwa storms the Left bastion, Babul Supriyo emerges from the episode a hero

In the fiasco at Jadavpur University, the moment in the episode when Babul Supriyo shines through is when he addresses the 'protesters' in front of the media.

Concerns of Hindus anywhere should be concern of Hindus everywhere

Namrita’s death kicked off a Twitter trend in India that lasted for about 2 hours. Then, everything was forgotten.

On the third anniversary of the Uri attack, it is important that we place it in its proper civilizational context

On the 18th of September, 2016, terrorists sponsored by Pakistan would attack an Indian Army Brigade Headquarters in Uri which would lead India and Pakistan down a path that leads us to where we are today.

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Bollywood, Sports & more

Sun TV fined Rs 2.5 lakh for telecasting a violent rape sequence in its prime time serial Kalyana Veedu

Sun TV and producers, Thiru Pictures in the hearing which was held last month, defended the serial and argued that they had taken precautions to make sure that the dialogues were not vulgar and obscene.

Bollywood singers Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu asked to cancel event organised by Pakistani national in the US

The Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) has written to singers Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik and Kumar Sanu to delink themselves from participating in an event organised by a Pakistani national.

Did you see the Vikram Lander? Brad Pitt asks about lunar module to American astronaut on the ISS

Brad Pitt was in a conversation with NASA astronaut on the ISS as a part of promotion for his upcoming film Ad Astra

Mann Bairagi: Akshay Kumar releases the poster of the film based on PM Modi, Sanjay Leela Bhansali to produce the same

Sanjay Leela Bhansali set to produce an hour-long movie based on the life of PM Modi and is titled Mann Bairagi.

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