Asked specifically about his speech on Sunday in which he spoke about a nationalism with cultural commitments at its core being perceived as the most conservative and illiberal form of nationalism, and whether the remark was about the mood of the country in 2017, he replied: "Oh, absolutely". "Even after retirement your work involved similar issues, whether in the the minority commission or at AMU". He also added that democracy is questioned when the voice of the minorities are unheard, as the opposition groups are not let to express their views.
Ansari said the idea that India has been a plural society for centuries and not for 70 years was under threat. Citing the political problems in India, Ansari stated, "There is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among the Muslims in the country".
Accusing Ansari of playing "Muslim politics", the BJP leaders said he is sending out feelers to the Opposition camp. In one of his comments, Ansari questioned the liberty of Muslims living in India.
Ansari, also said that there is a breakdown of Indian values and the ability of authorities at different levels in different places to be able to enforce what should be normal law enforcing work.
In his farewell remarks as he demitted office as Vice President, Ansari told Rajya Sabha members that the Upper House was a creation of the Constitution whose founding fathers wished it to portray India's diversity and to be a calibrated restraint on hasty legislation. "The character of this House is that things start with a lot of acrimonious debate, noise, disruptions but eventually you would have seen during your tenure that nothing remains indefinitely held up", he said.
Ansari said: "Deviation from the golden rule contributes neither to diligent policymaking nor to our claim to be a mature democracy based on rule of law".
Speaking to ANI, Khan said, "Mr. Ansari's statements were absolutely true. And I am not the only one in the country; a great many people feel the same way". Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien appreciated Ansari for extending the working hours of the Rajya Sabha's day from 5pm to 6pm. Majority appreciated his constant endeavour to stick to the rules and not allowing any legislation to be passed during din.
The Prime Minister said that Shri Ansari's family has been in public life for generations.
What this means is Jacksonville will keep Albert's rights, but it seems they're not interested in bringing back the 32-year-old. After the 2015 season, Albert was chosen to play in the Pro Bowl for the second time in his career.
Christie, who wrote much of the report , was not among the dozen people at the meeting because he is on vacation overseas. It is speculated that Trump is likely to address one or more of these recommendations in his address today.
This is not the first time that the company has announced the Soft Gold variant of its flagship after the main launch event. The device is available for $479 and it has the same specs as the other OnePlus 5 colour variants.
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea it would be met with "fire and fury" if it threatens the United States. If enforced, the measures could lop an estimated $1 billion annually off North Korea's meager export revenue of US$3 billion.
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She said she was selected to go back stage and then a security guard asked for her number; and that Usher was interested. Sharpton is now 21 and went on to say that had she known he had herpes , she would not have consented to sex.
Officials at the Kopernik Observatory say it may come closer to our area giving us a higher chance to view it within the totality. Clouds could always spoil the view, so eclipse watchers need to be ready to split for somewhere with clear skies, if necessary.
On July 26, 18-year-old Tyler Jarrell was killed after the Fire Ball ride spun out of control and fell apart mid-air. He is one of 22 people, since 2010, to have suffered fatal injuries from an amusement park or carnival attraction.
Adam Gase stated this morning that the Dolphins are aware of Jarvis Landry's report on his investigation for battery. The 24-year-old Landry, the Dolphins' second-round pick in 2014, has led Miami in receiving in his three seasons.
GasBuddy is the technology com-pany changing the way more than 60 million consumers find, purchase, and save money on gasoline. "As summer moves forward, the days of dropping summer gas prices appear to be behind us for now", Delise said.
Kylie Jenner's cosmetics line could be a $1B business
When sister Kim Kardashian launched KKW Beauty in June 2017, it looked as though her sales might overtake Kylie Cosmetics . But admittedly, Kylie simply uses her social media accounts such as her Snapchat, to inform her potential customers.
HBO hackers leak GoT personal info and demand ransom
HBO , however, denies that its email system in its entirety is in danger, conceding that "propriety information" has been stolen. Now hackers are confirming what data they have and their latest demand will surely give HBO people a nightmare.
Remove Sharif as party chief : ECP to PML-N
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Ministers adopt South China Sea code framework
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New Device Can Heal Organs In Less Than A Second
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Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time
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