16 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, facing multiple probes over his alleged provocative speeches,yesterday said he has no plans to return to India this year even as he claimed his remarks were "blown out of context" and that he has never inspired any terror activity.
07 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Congress yesterday took a dig at Arun Jaitley, who had held the Information and Broadcasting portfolio, over the controversy surrounding Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Nayek whose 'hate speech' is reported to have inspired one of the five Bangladeshi militants involved in the Dhaka carnage.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The government today indicated taking action against a controversial Indian Islamic preacher, who was followed by one of the five Bangladeshi militants, who killed 22 people at a restaurant in Dhaka.
10 Jun 2016
Nagpur: RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat yesterday lauded the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his speech before the US Congress.
01 Jun 2016
New York: In a bid to stem hate speech, Facebook has revealed that its Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems are spotting more offensive photos than humans on its platform.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been honoured with the Best Actor Award at the 63rd National Film Awards, says he was humbled and touched as President Pranab Mukherjee mentioned him in his speech.
10 May 2016
New Delhi: Ten JNU professors emeritus, including noted historian Romila Thapar and academician Deepak Nayyar, have written to Varsity Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar, alleging "clampdown" on free speech by imposing "severe" punishments on students in connection with the controversial February 9 event.
03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a security lapse, a woman today breached the security ring deployed near South Block for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy and threw a flower pot on the road which was to be taken by him shortly afterwards.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for his reply to the debate on AgustaWestland chopper deal in the Rajya Sabha yesterday, saying he had presented ‘all relevant facts’ rising ‘above politics’.
08 Apr 2016
Rohtak: A court in Haryana today directed the Police to probe 'hate speech' allegedly made by yoga guru Ramdev in which he suggested that those refusing to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' deserved to be killed.