Earlier in the day, freelance protestor-turned-politician Shehla Rashid, who has an illustrious career of peddling fake news, Shehla Rashid in a series of tweets had attempted to incite people by sharing false claims of torture and excessive force being used against Kashmiris.

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Viral video showing Pakistanis slaughtering cow on Indian flag is real, but it is old

The video showing Pakistanis slaughtering cow on Indian flag is from February 2019

Pakistani journalist uses video of Indian journalist Abhisar Sharma to spread anti-India propaganda

Abhisar Sharma complaints about few memes, Pakistani journalist circulates the video

‘Modi govt threat to Nehru and Gandhi’s India,’ Pakistan PM Imran Khan continues to rant into the void

Days after Pakistan's minister taunted Rahul Gandhi for letting Modi get back to power, Khan equated the RSS to the Nazis

If talks are held with Pakistan, it will be only on Pakistan occupied Kashmir: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

No talks with Pakistan till it ends terrorism, after that talk only on PoK, Rajnath Singh issues stern message to Pakistan

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Watch: Indian Journalist confronts Pakistani protesters in London vandalising Indian flag, recovers torn flag

Poonam Joshi crossed to the Pakistani side, snatched the torn flag from the hands of the man and brought it back

Habitual offender Prashant Kanojia shares news from Akhilesh era to stoke caste tensions, blame Yogi govt of caring about temples but not Dalit girls

Controversial journalist Prashant Kanojia tweeted the screenshot of a news report from 2015 in an effort to stoke caste tensions and malign the Yogi government

Deplorable ‘journalists’ further Pakistan propaganda and undermine India: Why should their patriotism not be questioned

Indian 'journalists' and 'intellectuals' have taken up the mantle of peddling the Pakistan narrative on Kashmir it appears.

Here is why Shobhaa De could be first in a long list to be exposed by Pakistan

India’s stand on abrogation of Article 370 and 35A and dilution of Jammu and Kashmir from a state to a Union Territory has dropped the baby of pretence.

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Harvard alumnus IAS officer says Harvard group’s petition demanding release of Shah Faesal was opposed by majority of group members

Harvard alumnus says majority group members had opposed few friends of Shah Faesal who released the statement

Are people like Ramachandra Guha trolls?

The verdict is clear: The world will not mess with India easily. Least of all to make Pakistan happy. Then, what does it accomplish when some article in some newspaper “downgrades” India?

Ram Guha, you cannot peddle the Pakistani narrative at the international level without people questioning your patriotism

Ramchandra Guha claimed that India had dealt with Kashmir 'harshly' because the majority of Kashmiris are Muslims.

Bharat, Dharma and the law: Colonial enslavement of the ‘modern’ Indian minds

The typical 'modern' Indian mind still seeks validation on benchmarks set by the erstwhile colonial master, which it has internalized so deep within its consciousness that it has come to accept them as not just the normal but also the ideal.

BJP’s Devendrastra: As NCP and Congress crumble, Fadnavis has been winning Maharashtra through massive reforms and outreach across communities

It was not surprising that many stalwarts of NCP and Congress, sensing the end of the road, started sending feelers to BJP with an intention to join the saffron fold just ahead of 2019 General Elections.

Don’t paint personal opinions as ‘voice of persecuted Kashmiri Pandit community’, it is an insult to our martyrs, sacrifice and struggle

Article 370, the hot political topic is a perfect opportunity for such people to score brownie points.

As India celebrates its seven decades of freedom, it needs a movement for cultural independence

India is a civilisational country. The common thread connecting all the citizens of the country is its civilisation values, which is often manifested with the 'Hindu' value system.

I am an Indian, a Christian, and I live in India without fear: An open letter to Pakistan PM Imran Khan

"Don’t ever drag an Indian-Christian into your false propaganda. You don’t know our love for #BharatMata", says Savio Rodrigues, Editor-in-chief, Goa Chronicle

Indian Armed Forces for dummies: Is being a soldier ‘just another job’?

The value of being true to ‘Naam, Namak, Nishaan’ is ingrained in every individual to the extent that each would choose to die rather than disgrace or betray either of these

India became a nation in 1947, but ceased to be a civilisation: 12 civilisational characteristics that India needs to achieve

This August 15th, let us resolve to work together to rebuild our civilization, together.

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BCCI retains Ravi Shastri as Team India’s head coach till T20 World Cup in 2021

The CAC reappoints Mr Ravi Shastri as the Head Coach of the Indian Cricket Team

Actor R Madhavan hounded on social media for sharing pictures of himself wearing the Poonal or Yajnopaveetham

Madhavan posted pictures of himself with his son wearing the Poonal or Yajnopaveetham, the sacred thread of Brahmins.

Virat Kohli back to record breaking mode

No hundreds in 9 World Cup games and now he is back to the scoring hundreds again.

It was really heartening to see such powerful men like Barack Obama and Narendra Modi stand up for environment: Man vs Wild host Bear Grylls

In India, 'Man vs Wild' featuring Bear Grylls and Prime Minister Modi will premiere simultaneously on 12 Discovery channels in five languages - English, Bengali, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on August 12 at 9 pm.

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