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Mar 24, 2017
Yogi Adityanath Raj: What Uttar Pradesh needs is a chief minister, not a darogaMuch of this emanates from enigmatic political personae of Yogi Adityanath, who does not easily conform to established tenets of a modern state.
Mar 22, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Intense media scrutiny may actually work in his favourYogi Adityanath, no stranger to controversies, will get more than his fair share of media coverage which could be a good thing.
Mar 19, 2017
Moral policing for political points: Fringe groups are harassing couples to enter the mainstreamThe thing is for small ‘parties’ or small politicians in big parties, there can be no easier agenda than fixing ‘immoral’ couples or policing women.
Mar 10, 2017
Moral policing in Kerala: Activists take over Kochi's Marine Drive, raising questions about state's conservatismMembers of a Facebook group, who stormed the Marine Drive in Kerala’s commercial capital of Kochi with a strong message against the moral police nearly two-and-a-half years ago, returned to the same venue on Thursday
Mar 09, 2017
Moral policing: Shiv Sena activists 'chase away' young couples from Kochi beachIn an act of moral policing, a group of Shiv Sena activists today allegedly chased away young men and women who were sitting in the Marine Drive area here.
Feb 25, 2017
Kerala's moral police: 23-year-old's suicide shows 'literate' state is still stuck in dark agesAnd Kerala's fake morality has to stop because the state can hardly afford its men and women falling victims to moral policing of the beastly kind.
Feb 25, 2017
Lipstick Under My Burkha row: We need to strike at the very heart of film censorship in IndiaThat Lipstick Under My Burkha is a film with women’s aspirations for freedom at the centre of the theme seems to have met with the censors’ disapproval.
Feb 24, 2017
Kerala: Moral policing victim assaulted, filmed on Valentine's Day, found hanging outside homeThe incident was not the only of it's kind as moral policing is common in Kerala and elsewhere in the country and young couples are often a soft target.
Feb 13, 2017
Valentine's Day: Islamic institution urges women to avoid using emoticons while chatting, wear fragranceAhead of Valentine's Day on Tuesday, the National Muslim Youth Association (Pembina) in Malaysia has advised Muslim women against using emoticons in text messages or wearing fragrance.
Sep 11, 2016
A colonial era law was used against Urdu writer Rahman Abbas; 10 years later, he's finally freeHaving battled obscenity charges against his 2004 novel Nakhlistan Ki Talash for 0 yars, Rahman Abbas was finally acquitted by a Mumbai court in August 2016. He looks back over his long battle