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Jul 17, 2017
Saffron parties' campaign to rewrite Ramayana militates against India's cultural frameworkThe attempts by the trio of BJP, VHP and RSS to rewrite Ramayana militates against the core of Indian culture and tradition as it would mean de-legitimising a host of other extant versions of the epic
Jul 05, 2017
Narendra Modi in Israel: Don't believe the hype, India isn't abandoning support for PalestineIt seems only fair that the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel is Narendra Modi of the BJP.
Jul 04, 2017
Narendra Modi in Israel: PM's stress on a soft cultural approach to reinforce bilateral ties a win-win strategyThe prime minister wants to place the burgeoning relationship within the paradigm of an ancient civilisational connect.
Jul 02, 2017
Congress sets up special cell in Mumbai to address problems of Hindu religious leadersMumbai unit of Congress has set up a special cell called 'Mumbai Sant Mahant Congress' to address the problems of Hindu religious leaders.
Jun 25, 2017
Cow protectors kill Muslim youth in Haryana train: Hindutva fanatics are turning India into a nation of cowardsIndia has now added a custom of collective cowardice to its culture of hypocrisy as cow protectors go on rampage lynching, the latest being the stabbing of 15-year-old Muslim youth, Junaid Khan, in Haryana's Asaoti Railway Station
Jun 18, 2017
Saharanpur violence: Disillusioned Dalit youths ready to renounce Hinduism, plan mass conversion on 26 NovemberDisillusioned by the “manuwadi” Hindu religion and hypocritical role leaders of the “Hindu party” have played in using Dalits for their gain, a section of the community’s youth is renouncing the religion of their birth.
May 20, 2017
Indian-Americans in US protest negative portrayal of Hinduism, India in proposed schoolbooksIndian-Americans in California have protested the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India in Californian schoolbooks. These textbooks will be adopted early next year.
Apr 21, 2017
Rise of Hindutva in North East: Christians in Nagaland, Mizoram may weaken BJP despite RSS' gains in Tripura, MeghalayaApart from the base that the RSS has developed in Meghalaya and Tripura, which in turn is likely to help the BJP in its political ambitions, the state of the two organisations in Nagaland and Mizoram need immense nurturing.
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.
Apr 03, 2017
India going vegetarian: Ban on cow slaughter motivated by BJP commitment to upper caste Hindu ideologyAmending the state’s Animal Preservation Bill, the Gujarat Assembly decreed a maximum punishment of life imprisonment and a minimum of ten years for cow slaughter.