A BJP leader on Tuesday filed a complaint against Instagram for allegedly portraying Lord Shiva in a bad taste. BJP leader Manish Singh filed the complaint and has demanded an apology. He has alleged that Instagram has hurt Hindu sentiments.
#Instagram #ShivaSticker #BJP
‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is being observed in the country on May 14. Several devotees arrived at a ghat in Varanasi despite COVID restrictions and took a holy dip in river Ganga. Devotees and priests also performed ‘puja’ and other rituals there. ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is an annual Hindu and Jain festival that signifies prosperity.
#AkshayaTritiya #Covid19 #Ganga
For the first time ever, a Hindu woman in Pakistan, Sana Ramachand has passed the country's Central Superior Services examination. She is now selected for the esteemed Pakistan Administrative Services.
#CSSPakistan #HinduWomanCSS #PAS
Tribal tea garden workers in West Tripura organised a Hindu wedding ceremony for two frogs, this tradition is called 'Banger Biye.' This uncanny custom is carried out as the workers believed that it would appease the Hindu rain God, Lord Indra and thus bring rainfall, which would save them from the drought-stricken condition of their tea garden. In the marriage, 2 toads were married performing all the rituals from bath in pond or river to new dresses, exchange of garlands, and applying of vermilion.
Two persons were arrested from Delhi on Monday for forcibly converting over 1,000 people to Islam, police said. The two men in Delhi's Jamia Nagar were allegedly running an outfit funded by Pakistan's ISI involved in converting deaf, physically challenged students and other poor people to Islam in Uttar Pradesh.
#Disabled #Conversion #HinduMuslim
Uttar Pradesh police filed an FIR against Rana Ayyub, Twitter India and a few others for allegedly circulating a video in which an elderly Muslim man claimed he was thrashed and asked to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'. The police in their FIR claimed the video was circulated to create communal unrest.
#UPPolice #RanaAyyub #TwitterIndia
The lockdown in Delhi has been extended by another week. Wrestler Sushil Kumar, India's two-time Olympic medallist, was arrested this morning over alleged involvement in the murderof a fellow wrestler in Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held a meeting with senior government officials to review the preparations for the approaching Cyclone Yaas. Rahul tweeted Crocodiles are innocent, taking a dig at Prime Minister turning emotional during his digital interaction with doctors in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi on Friday. India recorded 2.40 lakh covid cases in the last 24 hours.
#Covid19 #DelhiLockdown #SushilKumarArrested
The Calcutta High Court on Friday ordered the house arrest of the two Bengal cabinet ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee and two former ministers Madan Mitra and Sovan Chatterjee in connection with the Narada sting case. Prime Minister Narendra Modi became emotional today as he spoke about those who had died of Covid in a virtual address to health workers from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. The District and Sessions Court at Mapusa in North Goa on Friday acquitted journalist Tarun Tejpal in a 2013 rapecase. An Egyptian-mediated truce between Israel and Hamas began on Friday, Palestinians, many of whom had spent 11 days huddled in fear of Israeli shelling, poured into Gaza's streets to celebrate.
#CalcuttaHC #TarunTejpal #IsraelPalestineTrue
Lockdown extended in UP due to surge in COVID cases. However, locals paid no heed to it at a fruit and vegetable market in Varanasi. A huge crowd with no social distancing was seen at the market and with no fear of COVID; they went to buy fruits and vegetables. Lockdown has been extended till May 17 in UP.
A popular Muslim Bangladeshi cleric has issued a Fatwa against Facebook's 'haha' emoji, which he says is used to mock people. The cleric, Ahmadullah, uses only one name and is a popular bangladeshi cleric with 3 million followers on Facebook and YouTube
#Fatwa #Ahmadullah #Facebook
In a conversation with Axios journalist Jonathan Swan, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan addresses the prevalent Islamophobia in almost all parts of the world. When asked about China's Uyghurs Muslim community, he mostly deviated the topic to the Kashmir issue in India.
#ImranKhan #PakistanChinarelations #IndianKashmir
Days after a video went viral of the assault of an elderly man from the Muslim community, the Ghaziabad police has now slapped a legal notice against Twitter India MD for not taking down tweets that suggested the incident was linked to communal hatred.
#Ghaziabad #Twitter #ViralVideo
A lawyer lodged a complaint in Delhi against actor Swara Bhaskar, Twitter MD Manish Maheshwari and two others. The complaint was filed over "inflammatory tweets" on the assault on a Muslim man in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad earlier this month. Mr Maheshwari was also reportedly questioned by the Delhi Police last month in connection with its probe into the 'Congress toolkit' case.
Know all about the UP's Muslim man assault incident: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36IHkFurWas
Know all about the 'Congress toolkit' case: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AT8qg7DtaI
#SwaraBhaskar #TwitterMD #ManishMaheshwari
Today, a 22-day-old baby girl was found in a wooden box drifting in the Ganga river in the Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced that the UP government will bear full responsibility for bringing up the child.
#BabyInABox #Ghazipur #UP
A couple of days ago, Kangana Ranaut claimed that the photos doing the rounds on social media of bodies floating in a river are from Nigeria. Several reports on the other hand claim the photos are from Ganga in several districts of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. She has been massively trolled on twitter with many calling UP as Nigeria.
#KanganaRanaut #Nigeria #UPIsNigeria
Aditya Tiwari, also known as MC Kode had received threats last week over remarks he made in a rap battle in 2016. The rapper went missing after sharing an Instagram story where he said he was standing at "an isolated bridge overlooking Yamuna river."
#MCKode #AdityaTiwari #DelhiRapper
Amid a severe wave of Covid-19 infections, several bodies were spotted floating in the Yamuna river in Uttar Pradesh. Locals in Hamirpur spotted the corpses and alerted the police. A local councillor claimed that amid Covid infections, people were fearful and not helping each other, so bodies were being dumped in the river. Police said that people in Kanpur were responsible. Watch the full video for more.
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Today is the Parshuram Jayanti which coincides with the auspicious Akshaya Tritiya. Parshuram is the sixth Avatar of Lord Vishnu. According to mythology, Parshuram is the son of sage Jamadagni and Renuka. He was an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva who gifted Parshuram an axe-like weapon called Parshu. Lord Shiva imparted lessons of warfare to him.
#ParshuramJayanti #Covid19 #IndianMythology