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Temple demolition increases insecurity, fear among Pakistan's Hindus

Sep 05, 2014

Temple demolition increases insecurity, fear among Pakistan's Hindus

As Pakistani authorities are all set to raze a 79-year-old temple in Rawalpindi, anger and disappointment prevail among the country's Hindu minority that is seeking protection and freedom to practise their religion in an Islamic state. #Pakistan #Islam #temple #Hindus #Muslims #Rawalpindi #Communal tensions #Pakistan's Hindus #religious tensions
Muzaffarnagar Violence erupts after four students attacked

Aug 30, 2014

Muzaffarnagar Violence erupts after four students attacked

Tension prevailed after four students from a community were beaten up by a group of people in Jat colony in Muzaffarnagar. #Uttar Pradesh #India #NewsTracker #UP #Police #Violence #students #Eve-teasing #communal tension #Muzaffarnagar
Will Rahul Gandhi's rush to the Lok Sabha Well rejuvenate Congress' fortunes?

Aug 06, 2014

Will Rahul Gandhi's rush to the Lok Sabha Well rejuvenate Congress' fortunes?

In a surprise move today Rahul rushed along with his party MPs to the "well of the House" in Lok Sabha with his sleeves rolled and created a ruckus demanding that the Speaker must admit an Adjournment Motion and suspend the Question Hour to discuss communal violence in the country. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Lok Sabha #Arun Jaitley #communal tension #Sumitra Mahajan
Will BJP gain? Not just Western UP, east also turning into communal tinderbox

Aug 06, 2014

Will BJP gain? Not just Western UP, east also turning into communal tinderbox

For two years now, districts in the east have seen sustained communal tensions. It doesn't help that the Akhilesh govt gives a political colour to every incident. #Uttar Pradesh #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Mulayam Singh Yadav #Dalit #Akhilesh Yadav #Amit Shah #communal tension #Assembly Elections 2014 #Hindu-Muslim clashes #kaawariyas

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Will BJP gain? Not just Western UP, east also turning into communal tinderbox

Sep 12, 2014

Where a Sip of Whisky Usually Cures All, a Secession Vote Proves Bitter

As the referendum on Scotland nears, tensions are growing on Islay, where many residents worry their community will be deeply and enduringly fractured... #Great Britain #Scotland
Will BJP gain? Not just Western UP, east also turning into communal tinderbox

Sep 02, 2014

Crisis with Russia: 5 Steps the U.S. and Allies Must Take Now

A new threat to world peace has awakened the international community as rising tensions with Russia push Western leaders to act. After slowly increasing his power during the last decade, Vladimir Putin threatens to destabilize nation states, plunging... #Vladimir Putin #Europe
Will BJP gain? Not just Western UP, east also turning into communal tinderbox

Sep 11, 2014

'Love Is Strange' review: John Lithgow, Alfred Molina shine

Director Ira Sachs' movie, from a screenplay he wrote with Mauricio Zacharias, feels a bit like a mashup of Woody Allen and Mike Leigh, but it succeeds on its simple story and its lead actors. Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) get married... #Woody Allen #Alfred Molina #Mike Leigh #Marisa Tomei #John Lithgow #Cheyenne Jackson