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Shailaputri: The manifestation of Maa Durga worshipped on the first day of Navratri

Maa Shailaputri rides a bull and carries a lotus in Her left hand and a Trishul in Her right hand.

Chandraghanta: The third avatar of Maa Durga who is always ready to fight the demons

She rides a tiger or a lion to as a symbol of bravery and is also known as Chandika and Rannchandi.

Skandamata: The mother of Kartikeya, the fifth form of Maa Durga

She is depicted as carrying baby Murugan or Lord Kartikeya in her lap while riding a ferocious lion. 

Katyayani: Born out of anger of Gods, the sixth avatar of Maa Durga killed the demon Mahishasur

For slaying the demon Mahishasur, She is also known as Mahishasurmardini

Siddhidatri: The ninth form of Maa Durga who blessed Lord Shiva

She is worshipped by humans, gandharvas, asuras and devas alike. 

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Ram Janmabhoomi case: NBSA issues advisory to media houses, asks news channels to not broadcast demolition videos

NBSA asks media channels to practice restrain while broadcasting news related to Ram Janmabhoomi case verdict

Meat, smoking, stealing and thought of committing suicide: How this Gujarat school got it horribly wrong about MK Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi never committed suicide. He was assassinated by Nathuram Godse on 30th January, 1948.

Bombay HC observes journalists have no special privilege or greater freedom than others to ruin the reputation of a citizen

The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court observed in a recent judgement that "journalists do not enjoy special privileges or greater freedom than others to make imputations or allegations that are sufficient to ruin the reputation of a citizen".

Nirbhaya gangrape victim’s friend demanded money for appearing on interviews, claims journalist

The journalist said that he did not reveal the sting operation then fearing it would have weakened the case against the accused in the Nirbhaya gangrape case

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DK Shivakumar has hit a triple century, has acquired 300 properties with disproportionate funds: ED tells court

Pleading to the court for granting bail, Shivakumar's lawyer and Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi stated that the former Karnataka minister has already spent 45 days inside the jail.

Ram Mandir: Pray to SC to ignore efforts to ‘secularize’ verdict with unrelated issues

A lot has changed in these 9 years. I believe the Hindu masses of today expect a lot more from the system.

India must change its modus operandi towards Balochistan to have an upper hand over Pakistan and China

The geopolitical strategics at the helm of the region of Balochistan is of paramount significance and prudence

Hindus have been demanding restitution since 1528 for the Ram Temple destroyed by Islamist barbarians, Rajeev Dhavan

Senior Advocate Rajeev Dhavan, who is representing one of the Muslim parties in the Ram Janambhoomi dispute, is having a pretty bad day.

Ayodhya Dispute: Muslim parties seem to have given up hope for a favourable verdict and are afraid of floodgates opening

The Ayodhya Verdict does have the potential to open floodgates on the Temple reclamation project.

Rohingyas pose serious threat to national security, India should never let them in

The link between terror groups of the Rohingyas and Pakistan based jihadi groups are well known

When APJ Abdul Kalam was called a ‘Muslim in name only’ by Muslim ‘intellectuals’

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, or as the world fondly knew him, APJ Abdul Kalam was the 11th President of India and a scientist par excellence and was derided often for not being 'Muslim enough'.

Nobel to Abhijit Banerjee or not, read the NYAY offer document carefully

As soon as the news spread yesterday that Abhijit Banerjee had won the Nobel Prize, an army of trolls descended on an article about the ill-conceived NYAY scheme by Congress, which was led by Rahul Gandhi

Pakistan beyond borders: At a time when the nation needs to stand together, Pakistani minds in India are conspiring to break the country

The pro-Pakistan brigade is a serious threat to nationalistic sentiments of the country

‘Rayta’, ‘Trad’ and everything in between: A gentle introduction to the Indian non-Left

'Trad' and 'Rayta' were invented by the Reactionary Right sometime in 2016-17 and have become popular ever since.

Government & Policy

Ram Janmabhoomi case: Muslim parties approach SC, categorically reject recommendations of leaked mediation panel report

Ejaz Maqbool, the lawyer of the Muslim parties have filed a plea in the Supreme Court categorically rejecting the reported recommendations made by the mediation panel in the Ayodhya case. 
Hindu Sabha and Hindu Sena file complaint against advocate Rajeev Dhavan for tearing down documents

All India Hindu Mahasabha and Hindu Sena file complaint against advocate Rajeev Dhavan for tearing apart Ram Janmabhoomi maps

Senior Advocate Rajeev Dhavan had yesterday lost his cool and shredded the documents and maps of Ram Janmasthan placed before the court by Hindu Mahasabha counsel Vikas Singh.
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French actor Jhon Rachid crops out superstar Shah Rukh Khan from his pic with Jackie Chan, ‘SRKians’ aren’t too happy

A French actor Jhon Rachid cropped out Shah Rukh Khan from a picture by Khan himself, thereby triggering his fans on Twitter

As Jay Shah becomes the Secretary of BCCI, usual suspects target him with old, debunked lies published by Leftist rag The Wire

After Jay Shah was made BCCI Secretary, Congress trolls used The Wire's shoddy article to target him.

Members of Muslim community demand a ban on Shia Waqf Board chairman Wasim Rizvi’s movie ‘Aisha- The mother of believers’

A protest march was carried out by agitated Muslims demanding a ban on the screening of Wasim Rizvi’s movie ‘Aisha- The mother of believers’

Rohit Sharma – Is he the right choice as a Test opener?

Rohit Sharma became the first batsman in history to hit twin hundreds in the very first test as an opener.

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Banned by Mughal ruler Akbar 450 years ago, Panchkosi Parikrama restarted at Prayagraj Kumbh

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