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24 May, 2017 11:07 AM Twitter is anti-national, anti-PM Narendra Modi and anti-Hindu: Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya after ban

After Twitter suspended Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account over sexist and offensive remarks targetted at some women users, the singer today asserted that the social media platform is suppressing the 'voice of the nation'. Twitter is anti-national, anti-Prime Minister Narendra Modi and anti-Hindu, asserts singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, whose account on the social 24

24 May, 2017 4:21 AM 24 Reasons Why Sonu Nigam Is Quitting Twitter Today

He said 'Every logical, patriot, humanist should' too. Days after singer Sonu Nigam got into a controversy for condemning the use of loudspeakers for azaan in mosque, he has decided to quit the social media platform. In a series of 24 tweets, Nigam announced that he's deleting his account in 'defiance of this one- sided sham'. "I bid adieu to Twitter 32

24 April, 2017 8:15 AM Nawazuddin Siddiqui's New Video Looks Beyond Religion and Talks About Artistic Freedom

Art transcends languages and religion. It brings people together. It does not see religion, colour or creed. Therefore it isn’t correct to discriminate artistes on the basis of religion. Something that Nawazuddin Siddiqui tries to explain through his latest video. The video has Nawazuddin stating that how he 16.66 % of every rekigion and faith that exists 13

21 April, 2017 10:30 AM Sonu should leave India: Cleric

Cleric Syed Sha Atef Ali Al Quaderi claimed on Thursday that Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam had shown disrespect to the Constitution by his comment on use of loudspeakers in shrines and that he should consider leaving the country . On April 18, Quaderi had announced a Rs 10 lakh reward to anyone who would tonsure the singer's hair, put a garland of old torn shoes 38

20 April, 2017 4:34 PM Man stabbed in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain for writing Facebook post in support of Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet

Ujjain: Days after a huge controversy broke out over famous singer Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet, a stabbing incident has been reported from Madhya Pradesh. A boy was stabbed in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain allegedly after a clash broke out between two groups over support to Sonu Nigam's 'azaan' tweet on Facebook. According to Zee Media, a boy named Faizan Khan allegedly 27

20 April, 2017 1:32 PM Muslim youths stab man after argument over Sonu Nigam's azaan tweet

In a shocking incident, a man was stabbed in Gopalpura resident after a disagreement over Sonu Nigam’s rant on azaans. A report in Hindustan Times stated that when Shivam Rai spoke in favour of Sonu Nigam he infuriated Mohammad Nagori and Faizan Khan who threatened him over the phone. Raj was quoted saying by Hindustan Times: “Later, they asked me to meet them in Freeganj 30

19 April, 2017 1:24 PM Sonu Nigam answers censure with tonsure

After a Kolkata maulvi declared he would pay Rs10 lakh to the man who shaves Sonu Nigam's head, the singer himself got a "​Muslim brother" to do it. Sonu said that his problem was not with "azaan or aarti" but with the use of loudpseakers. "I'm not saying that the azaan's timing is wrong. Just that the loudspeaker's timing is wrong. Be it azaan or aarti 49

19 April, 2017 9:54 AM Sonu Nigam shaves off his head, insists that he’s not anti-Muslim

Sonu Nigam addressed the media at his house to clear his stand over the issue. The singer also invited celebrity hairstylist Aalim Hakim to cut his hair, in response to a West Bengal cleric’s fatwa offering Rs 10 lakhs to shave off Sonu’s head. Sonu Nigam, who created a storm with his tweets on the use of loudspeakers in morning prayers at mosques, addressed 59

19 April, 2017 9:45 AM After offering to apologise, Sonu Nigam shaves off his head

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam on Wednesday shaved off his head, hours after offering to apologise if his controversial tweets were found to be anti-Muslim. Earlier today, he accepted headlong a challenge by a West Bengal cleric's fatwa offering Rs.10 lakhs to shave off Nigam's head. He hit back: "Today at 2pm, Aalim will come to my place and shave my head. Keep your 10 lakhs 45

19 April, 2017 7:25 AM Mika Singh slams Sonu Nigam for his tweets against use of loudspeakers for religious purposes

Mika Singh has offered his two cents on the whole situation. Mika started off by tweeting that he respects Sonu as a singer and if he’s so troubled by the sounds of Azaan, he should consider changing his house and stay somewhere else. After Sonu Nigam's tweets on the use of loudspeakers for Azaan in mosques sparked off a controversy, the singer has had to follow 14