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Gujarat Textbook terms Jesus Christ as Demon, CM apology demanded

June 13, 2017 05:57PM
New Delhi, 13 June 2017: The AICC Minority Department’s Observer for Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland Rejaul Karim Laskar has strongly condemned the Gujarat State School Textbook Board (GSSTB) for terming Jesus Christ as hevaan (demon) in its Hindi textbook for class IX.
Mr. Laskar has …


Darjeeling violence: I am CM of the hills, says Gurung

June 10, 2017 01:37AM

Darjeeling, 9 June: The gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung on Friday projected himself as the “chief minister of the hills” and challenged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to stop the agitation in the area. The GJM leader claimed that it was his writ that “ran in the hills”, PTI repor…


Cong instigating, politicising MP farmers' stir: Naidu

June 8, 2017 02:53PM

New Delhi, Jun 8 (PTI) Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today accused the Congress of instigating and politicising farmers' stir in Madhya Pradesh and termed Rahul Gandhi's planned visit to the violence-hit Mandsaur as "another photo opportunity".

Speaking to reporters here, Naidu also dismis…


Rahul detained in MP amid high drama, lashes out at Modi

June 8, 2017 02:50PM

Naya Gaon (Madhya Pradesh), Jun 8 (PTI) The farmer movement in Madhya Pradesh moved into high political gear today as Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and other senior party leaders were detained by police when they tried to make their way to Mandsaur, ground zero of the protests.

Police mov…


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