Monday, 24 January, 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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Liberals mourning India Gate flame must also recall some dark aspects of the colonial Army

The moving of the flame seems, to some, as part of an ongoing extinguishing of the Indian Army’s heritage of secularism, decency and righteousness.
Representational image for trade from China | Photo: Bloomberg

What conflict? India’s imports from China soar to almost $100 bn, led by smartphones, machinery

According to China's official data, its exports to India reached $97.52 billion in 2021, while total two-way bilateral trade touched $125.66 billion.


File photo of Scorpene-class submarine 'INS Vela', at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai | ANI

Kamov choppers, submarine torpedoes among deals defence ministry will review this week

Ministry is reviewing all procurement under the ‘Buy (Global)’ category, under which equipment is bought directly from foreign manufacturers, amid govt's 'Atmanirbhar' push.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.