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Apr 25, 2017
Attack on nomad family: Shutdown in J&K's Reasi district, protesters demand fair probeNormal life was hit in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir due to a shutdown called by a few right-wing Hindu groups to protest the "failure" of police to arrest members of a nomadic family for "smuggling cattle and raising anti-national slogans" on Thursday.
Apr 23, 2017
Shadow Armies:Reporting on the fringe organisations and foot soldiers of HindutvaDhirendra K Jha studied eight Hindu rightwing organisations across India for his book Shadow Armies: Fringe Organisations and Foot Soldiers of Hindutva
Apr 22, 2017
MCD Election 2017: Complex interplay of caste and class will determine the winnerWith campaigning for MCD elections ending Friday, all eyes are now on 23 April for turnout and 25 April for the results.
Apr 20, 2017
Rise of Hindutva in North East: RSS, BJP score in Assam, Manipur but still untested in ArunachalThis piece examines how the nationalist narrative of the RSS has helped the BJP make political gains in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur, the three states where it at present runs the government.
Apr 18, 2017
Mamata Banerjee in Odisha: Police detains Puri temple servitor for opposing West Bengal CM's visitA servitor of the Jagannath Temple was detained by the police on Tuesday for allegedly threatening to oppose West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to the 12th-century shrine in Puri on Wednesday.
Apr 18, 2017
Babri Masjid demolition case: SC decision on CBI plea against LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi likely on WednesdayThe Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on Wednesday on the CBI's plea seeking revival of the criminal conspiracy charge against eight senior BJP and VHP leaders including LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case.
Apr 18, 2017
In Yogi Adityanath's UP, emboldened hardline Hindu youth call the shots on streetsTheir organisation is the Hindu Yuva Vahini (Hindu Youth Force), a private militia set up in 2002 by Yogi Adityanath, a local priest and politician, to assert the dominance of India's main religion
Apr 17, 2017
Telangana Assembly: As BJP gets aggressive, TRS counters with its own political gamesKCR as the chief minister and leader of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) is countering the BJP on its own lines.
Apr 15, 2017
Mayawati is struggling to stay relevant in UP; BSP open to a Grand Alliance to counter BJPBahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati has eventually come back to the path tread by all other major political parties in the state as well as rest of India.
Apr 14, 2017
Turning India into a land only for Hindus goes against our nation, writes ex-FS Nirupama RaoI am a Hindu by birth and by enduring faith. The house that I was born into that my grandfather built, had no special puja room — but the plaster of Paris statue of a flute playing Krishna, the Ravi Varma oleographs of a Lakshmi rising from a lotus with elephants trumpeting their joy at her presence, the veena-playing Saraswati, and our special deity Lord Guruvayurappan, with beautiful Kartikeya and his "vel"(spear) and his vehicle, the peacock made up the pantheon of our isthtadevatas.