Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicKamlesh Tiwari

Topic: Kamlesh Tiwari

‘Kamlesh Tiwari killers planned it on social media, got cold feet & took anti-anxiety pills’

So far, six men have been arrested for Kamlesh Tiwari’s murder on 18 October — including prime suspects Ashfaq Hussain and Moinuddin Khurshid Pathan.

Kamlesh Tiwari’s killers planned to surrender, but got scared and fled: UP Police

When news of the murder started flashing on TV, the accused changed plan & escaped to Nepal. They got more scared when Rs 2.5 lakh reward was announced.

Unleashing violence in the name of blasphemy un-Islamic, Muslims must reject misinformation

One of the reasons cited for Kamlesh Tiwari’s murder is his alleged blasphemous remarks against the Prophet in 2015.

How Narsinghanand, a Russian-educated, London-returned engineer, became ‘hate-spewing’ sadhu

A speech by Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati went viral last weekend after he threatened an onslaught on Islam to avenge Kamlesh Tiwari’s murder.

Kamlesh Tiwari was shot in the face and then stabbed 13 times, says post-mortem report

Post-mortem report shows Hindu Samaj Party leader Kamlesh Tiwari was stabbed continuously 7 times at the same spot — left side of chest, near his heart.

Gujarat ATS arrests 2 prime suspects in Kamlesh Tiwari murder

Ashfaq Hussain & Moinuddin Khurshid Pathan are both residents of Surat, and were arrested from the Gujarat-Rajasthan border. 

Twitter curbs anti-Muslim hashtag after storm over Kamlesh Tiwari murder

Several hashtags attacking Muslims were top trends on Twitter for nearly 48 hours, quickly escalating to threats of violence.

The story of how angry karsevak Kamlesh Tiwari rose to become a Hindu leader

ThePrint speaks to members of Kamlesh Tiwari’s family and organisations to trace his three-decade-long journey of extremist politics against Muslims.

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File photo of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan distributing rice to PMGKAY beneficiaries at a PDS centre | ANI

How Modi govt extending free grains scheme could help BJP in Gujarat, Himachal polls

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File photo of a BrahMos firing by a Su-30 MKI | Credit: IAF

IAF to increase Sukhois armed with BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with over 500km-range

The IAF currently has 40 SU-30 MKI with BrahMos, the only supersonic cruise missile in the world.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.