Tag Results:

Nupur Sharma

Nupur Sharma Must Apologise for ‘Disturbing’ Remark, Igniting Emotions: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday castigated suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma for her “disturbing” remark against Prophet Mohammad, saying it has led to...

June 18 is the first International Day for Countering Hate Speech. How will polarised India mark it?

By Cedric Prakash / Scroll Where once it was surreptitious, hate is now being unleashed in India to blatantly demonise, denigrate, discriminate against and dehumanise...

Backstory: The Toxic News Studio Enables Hate-Mongers Like Nupur Sharma

By Pamela Philipose / The Wire The trail of consequences that one flap jaw in a TV studio unleashed on the country continues to unspool....

‘Why is the Muslim always wrong?’ Families of men thrashed in viral video speak out

By Aishwarya Iyer / Scroll A video that went viral on social media on June 11 appeared to show men lined up in a police...

Nupur Sharma controversy: Prayagraj demolition breaks a family’s dream

By Zoya Mateen / BBC NEWS What is home? For Somaiya Fatima, 19, it's a pale yellow house, tucked in the winding lanes of Prayagraj (formerly...

Nupur Sharma’s remark not hate speech: Vishwa Hindu Parishad

HARIDWAR: Former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's inflammatory remarks on Prophet Muhammad during a recent TV debate "cannot be categorised as a hate speech as she made it...

Rally in UP in support of Nupur Sharma despite Section 144

A procession, in support of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma, was taken out on Saturday evening despite prohibitory orders being in place, in Uttar...

BJP Suspends ‘Fringe Element’ Nupur Sharma, but Is This the First Such Case?

By MEKHALA SARAN / The Quint "The BJP strongly denounces insults of any religious personalities of any religion. The BJP is also against any ideology...

Violence breaks out in Kanpur during protest against BJP leader’s comment about Prophet Muhammad

Violence broke out in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur city on Friday during a shutdown called by Muslim community against the comments made about Prophet Muhammad by Bharatiya...