Tag: 66th Republic Day

  • Don’t make religion a cause for conflict: President Mukherjee

    Don’t make religion a cause for conflict: President Mukherjee

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said political discourse that “cuts and wounds” people’s hearts was “abhorrent” to India’s traditional ethos. In his customary address to the nation on the eve of Republic Day, Mukherjee said: “The freedom inherent in democracy sometimes generates an unhappy by-product when political discourse becomes a competition in hysteria that…