Yacub murder: 5 RSS workers convicted

Thalassery additional sessions court II judge R.L. Baiju on Wednesday sentenced five RSS-BJP workers to life imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on each of them for the murder of CPM worker Keezhur Kalluvalappil Yacub, 24, in June 2006. Those convicted are Shankaran, 48, RSS former taluk karyavahak Keezhur Meethale Pun-nad Deepam house; Vilangery Manoharan alias Manoj, 42, …

US Must Stand For Religious Freedom in India: Congresswoman After Modi’s Re-election

Amid congratulatory messages and calls post his re-election as Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has found an unexpected critic in US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar. Claiming that his regime has corresponded with hate crimes against Muslims, Omar took to Twitter asking the United States to stand for religious freedom in India. “PM Modi’s rule in India has corresponded with the spread of …