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New Delhi: Following the clashes between farmers and police in Delhi on January 26, Noida police has booked Member of Parliament Shashi Tharoor and six journalists including Rajdeep Sardesai in a ‘sedition’ case on Thursday. An FIR lodged at the Sector-20 police station stated that they were booked over the ‘violence’ during farmers’ tractor rally in Delhi on January 26. The FIR, according to reports, was lodged following a complaint by a resident who alleged…

New Delhi: A senior Congress leader and Member of Parliament from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said that secularism as principle and practice in India is in “danger” and the ruling dispensation may even try to remove the word from the Constitution. However, asserted that “forces of hatred” cannot alter the country’s secular character. “Secularism is only a word and even if the government takes it out of the Constitution, it would still be…