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Mahishasur event: JNU says pamphlets Smriti Irani quoted from are 'authentic'
DNA India

Mahishasur event: JNU registrar authenticates documents Smriti...

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‘Pamphlet authentic’ The Hindu, 2 months ago
The Telegraph

Misa's Mahishasur attack on BJP

Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti has said "villainising" Mahishasur is a "Manuvadi" distortion of history. In an interview to Forward Press news website, Misa said: "We know very well that the religious systems or beliefs that have been delivered to us have ...
 The Telegraph2 weeks ago From Ram Raj to Udit Raj: reconciling the many avatars of this BJP MP  catchnews.com2 months ago Did attend Mahishasur event in JNU, but have changed now: BJP MP  Sify2 months ago Was Smriti Irani aware that this BJP MP attended Mahishasur festival at JNU?  India Today2 months ago
MSN India

TV anchor gets threat calls after discussion on Mahishasur Jayanti

Since then, Sindhu Sooryakumar, chief coordinating editor of Asianet News TV, says she has received over 2,000 abusive calls on her cellphone, allegedly from activists and sympathisers of various pro-Hindutva groups, accusing her of calling Durga a “sex ...
 MSN India2 months ago Malayalam TV anchor clarifies on Smriti Irani-Mahishasur Martyrdom Day debate: Read  ZeeNews.com2 months ago Malayalam TV anchor discusses Mahishasur Jayanti debate started by Smriti Irani in Parliament, gets threat calls  ZeeNews.com2 months ago #NewsInTweets: TV Anchor Gets Over 2000 Threats After Moderating Discussion On Mahishasur  HT Syndication2 months ago

Of demons and gods

They worship Mahishasur and mourn his death. In Bundelkhand villages, Yadavs, a pastoral community, worship and associate themselves with Mahishasur because he symbolises the buffalo. The priest of a Mahishasur temple in Bundelkhand once described ...
 South Asia Monitor1 month ago Forget martyrdom, Mahishasur's descendents face bigger evil  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Not just Durga, Mahishasur also worshipped in India  Yahoo! India2 months ago

Irani's remarks on Mahishasur Diwas incorrect: Ex-JNU student

A former student of Jawaharlal Nehru University said on Friday that Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani's remarks on commemoration of demon Mahishasur's death by JNU students were "incorrect"."The event was organised in 2014 by the All ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Mahishasur Martyrdom Day: Opposition asks for Smriti Irani's apology, Minister defends words  DNA2 months ago Irani's reference to Mahishasur martyrdom creates storm  Deccan Herald2 months ago Irani draws flak for linking 'Mahishasur Martyrdom Day' to JNU row  Business Standard2 months ago

Cited Durga to explain the truth: Irani

New Delhi: Responding to the controversy over her statement on Durga and Mahishasur, union minister Smriti Irani on Friday asserted she made the statement with a lot of pain because she had been asked to explain the truth.  Sify2 months ago Cited Durga, Mahishasur to explain the truth, says Irani  Prokerala2 months ago Anger Over Smriti Irani's Goddess Durga, Mahishasur Comments  NDTV2 months ago Facing Oppn's heat in Parliament, Smriti Irani quotes from Macbeth  One India2 months ago
Indian Express

Mahishasur symbolises fight against exploitation: Pappu Yadav

 Indian Express1 month ago

Debate over Mahishasur – Discontinued use of textbook a decade ago: Don Bosco School to Smriti Irani

Amid uproar over HRD Minister Smriti Irani's speech in Lok Sabha wherein she had cited some controversial content from a textbook, Don Bosco School in Matunga claims the school had stopped using the textbook a decade ago.
 Zee News2 months ago Smriti Irani: the Hindutva message beneath the maternal fury  catchnews.com2 months ago

JNU students ate beef, worshipped Mahishasur: police report

Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) ate beef on the campus and worshipped Mahishasur instead of goddess Durgaand hence they are anti-nationals, said a Delhi Police report on the Afzal Guru event held on the campus on February 9. The report reveals ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Hindu Sena holds prayer to 'purify' JNU campus  ProKerala.com3 weeks ago Student's group organise religious gathering in JNU  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago JNU row: Now, Hindu Sena holds prayer to rid campus of 'anti-nationals'  Oneindia2 weeks ago

No tribe in India venerates Mahishasur, says tribal scholar

Mahishasur, whom the popular belief views as the 'demon' slain by Goddess Durga, is not an object of inspiration or veneration for any tribal community in India, said Prakash Oraon, a tribal scholar in Jharkhand."No demographic book and no references are ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
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