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BJP Govt Crushes Freedom of Media: Congress Hits Out After Reports of Ad Curbs in Newspapers

The Congress on Sunday attacked the government after media reports claimed that the government has stopped providing advertisements to some newspapers critical of its certain policies and actions. Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala tagged some of the reports to claim that the government had stopped advertisements to newspapers for "exposing Rafale scam", and for reporting on violations by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "BJP government crushes freedom of media and indulges in sheer vindictiveness by freezing ads to newspapers," he tweeted. "This is Modi 2.0 for you!" Src-

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Mufti should be sent to mental asylum for criticising Indian cricket team jersey: Shiv Sena MP

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut hammered Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti for accusing the Indian cricket team's jersey for their defeat in the World Cup match against England. Raut, in an interview, stated, "Why did Pakistan lose even after wearing their green jersey? Mehbooba Mufti should be sent to a mental asylum for making such statements." Raut's statement came after Mufti tweeted, "Call me superstitious but I'd say it's the jersey that ended India's winning streak in the #ICCWorldCup2019." Src:

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Samajwadi Party MP ST Hassan on Zaira Wasim: Skin show is not permitted in Islam

'Dangal' fame actress Zaira Wasim decided to quit Bollywood on Sunday. Stating the reason behind her decision, she said that she has unconsciously transitioned her "out of Imaan"(faith). In response to the much-politicized post, Samajwadi Party MP, ST Hassan claimed that there should be no politics to examine her decision. He further claimed that since he is a Muslim, he can reiterate that "skin show" is not permitted in Islam. He went on to state that displaying anything that might be "sexually appealing" is also not allowed. Src-

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