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By-poll results Sorry, Akhilesh, SP's victory is not a win for secularism

Sep 16, 2014

By-poll results Sorry, Akhilesh, SP's victory is not a win for secularism

The by-poll assembly results in Uttar Pradesh have given the Samajwadi Party ample reason to celebrate at the expense of the BJP. The SP won nine of the 11 seats that went to polls, with the BJP only managing to hold on to two. #S&P #Mayawati #InMyOpinion #Samajwadi Party #BSP #Akhilesh Yadav #Secularism #Akhilesh #Communal
Uttar Pradesh by-poll results Amit Shah, Yogi Adityanath brand of politics rejected

Sep 16, 2014

Uttar Pradesh by-poll results Amit Shah, Yogi Adityanath brand of politics rejected

The bypoll results prove that in Indian politics, you can incite some people for some time, but in the end our liberal, secular nature prevails. #Uttar Pradesh #India #Congress #BJP #Samajwadi Party #Secularism #bypoll results #communal politics
We are not '18 carat Muslims' BJPs Shahnawaz, Heptullah woo Muslims in Maharashtra

Sep 12, 2014

We are not '18 carat Muslims' BJPs Shahnawaz, Heptullah woo Muslims in Maharashtra

In a bid to woo the Muslims ahead of the assembly elections in Maharashtra, BJP has attacked the Congress for discriminating against Muslims in other political parties. #BJP #PoliticalPlay #Maharashtra #Muslims #Secularism #Shahnawaz Hussain #Maharashtra Assembly Elections
Modi's secular friends remarks ungracious, made laughing stock of India, says Cong

Sep 03, 2014

Modi's secular friends remarks ungracious, made laughing stock of India, says Cong

Congress today hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his dig at "secular friends" saying that the comments made on foreign soil was "shocking and ungracious" and had made India a "laughing stock" in Japan. #Politics #Japan #Congress #Narendra Modi #TheySaidIt #Modi #secular friends remark
Karnataka by-polls Congress wrests citadel Bellary back from BJP

Aug 25, 2014

Karnataka by-polls Congress wrests citadel Bellary back from BJP

The BJPs presence in the region had largely diminished because the mine lords, the Reddy brothers, had become politically insignificant. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Karnataka #G Janardhana Reddy #G. Karunakara Reddy #B. Sriramulu #States #Siddaramaiah #Janata Dal Secular #G Somashekara Reddy

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In defence of Shazia Ilmi: She was not being communal

Apr 23, 2014

In defence of Shazia Ilmi: She was not being communal

She should not have used that expression ' you have to be communal' - even if she used it ironically, in jest or to convey a paradox. #ToTheContrary #communalism #Muslims #Azam Khan #AAP #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Shazia Ilmi #Communal #secular #Togadia
Karnataka elections: Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

May 12, 2013

Karnataka elections: Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

Modi would surely have known that his speeches would not sway an election in South India, but he came and he attacked the Congress. It was a selfless act for his party and a statement on his unchanging beliefs. The same cannot be said of Rahul and Sonia. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Gujarat #Congress #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Rahul Gandhi #Karnataka #Nehru #Secularism #Karnataka 2013 #Pluralism

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Karnataka elections: Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

Sep 17, 2014

Sense of 'harvest' at heart of the Ploughing's success

A week from today, the annual national rural pilgrimage to the National Ploughing Championships will begin. It is relatively modest in terms of scale or effort compared to the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. This is a religious ...
Karnataka elections: Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

Sep 10, 2014

Secular group asks Brewer to safeguard taxpayer dollars

The Secular Coalition for Arizona and several other organizations are asking Gov. Jan Brewer to prevent her newly formed Office of Faith and Community Partnerships and state council from using taxpayer money to promote religious content...
Karnataka elections: Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

Sep 10, 2014

Extremist threat hangs over key Tunisia elections

(AP) -- When masked gunmen started pounding on the door last week, politician Mohamed Al Nasri leapt from the second-floor window into a neighbor's home. It was more than just an isolated case of political violence. Coming weeks before crucial electi... #Tunisia #Zine El Abidine Ben Ali