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BJP's Tiranga Yatra on Independence Day: Propaganda or national unity?

Jul 20, 2016

BJP's Tiranga Yatra on Independence Day: Propaganda or national unity?

The idea of having a week-long 'Tiranga Yatra' was outlined in the BJP's parliamentary party meet, which is held every Tuesday in Parliament. #BJP #CriticalPoint #Nationalism #Independence Day #Tricolour #National Flag #PM Narendra Modi #Tiranga Yatra
Nationalism cannot be without its limits: 'On Nationalism'

Jul 08, 2016

Nationalism cannot be without its limits: 'On Nationalism'

In this excerpt from her essay titled 'Reflections on Nationalism and History' historian Romila Thapar considers the fraught definitions of nationalism. #Nationalism #Aleph Book Company #Romila Thapar #anti nationalism #Bharat Mata Ki Jai
Emotions or opinions cannot be stifled by legislation: 'On Nationalism'

Jul 06, 2016

Emotions or opinions cannot be stifled by legislation: 'On Nationalism'

In this extract from his essay ‘Nationalism and its contemporary discontents in India’ lawyer and historian AG Noorani talks about the roots of sedition #Sedition #Nationalism #Book Excerpt #Aleph Book Company #AG Noorani
RSS' effort has been to reach out to an 'authentic' India of the hoary past: 'On Nationalism'

Jul 04, 2016

RSS' effort has been to reach out to an 'authentic' India of the hoary past: 'On Nationalism'

In this excerpt from his book ‘On Nationalism’, Sadanand Menon explores the cultural ideas behind the nation state #Nationalism #Book Excerpt #Aleph Book Company #Cultural nationalism #Sadanand Menon
Ola, Uber! Improve your service instead of using nationalism as a shield

Jul 01, 2016

Ola, Uber! Improve your service instead of using nationalism as a shield

Instead of fighting against each other on needless issues, Uber and Ola should rather compete each other to deliver better and friendly service to its customers. #Business #InMyOpinion #Nationalism #Cab service #Uber #Ola #taxi service #Pranay Jivrajka
Brexit: Much ado about nothing because it's not legally binding

Jun 23, 2016

Brexit: Much ado about nothing because it's not legally binding

The Brexit referendum is not legally binding. In case the majority goes in for exiting the European Union, the David Cameron government does not have to abide by it. For all intents and purposes, it is a standalone opinion poll and an exercise in letting off some steam. #Europe #InMyOpinion #European Union #David Cameron #Nationalism #Scottish Referendum #Brexit #pragmatism
BJP MLA Gyandev Ahuja's 'pearls of wisdom': Rapes happen in JNU every day

May 25, 2016

BJP MLA Gyandev Ahuja's 'pearls of wisdom': Rapes happen in JNU every day

Now, Gyandev Ahuja claims that rapes happen in JNU every day and that the statues of the members of Nehru-Gandhi family should be brought down #Rajasthan #JNU #BJP #Nationalism #Shareworthy #Gyandev Ahuja #Rapes happen in JNU
To a former SS soldier, there isn't much difference between Nazis and Islamic State

May 23, 2016

To a former SS soldier, there isn't much difference between Nazis and Islamic State

There are strong parallels between the Nazis and the Islamic State. And like the latter, the Nazis had a global agenda. #Islam #CriticalPoint #Nationalism #Nazis #islamic-state #Schutzstaffel #Heinz Lischke
NIT Srinagar row: Non-local students hold protest in Jammu for second consecutive day

Apr 27, 2016

NIT Srinagar row: Non-local students hold protest in Jammu for second consecutive day

Non-local students of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar held a protest in Jammu for the second consecutive day on Tuesday. #India #Jammu and Kashmir #NewsTracker #protest #Nationalism #CRPF #National Institute of Technology #NIT Srinagar #non-local students
After NIT fracas, Handwara violence amplifies animosity in Kashmir

Apr 19, 2016

After NIT fracas, Handwara violence amplifies animosity in Kashmir

Insider-outsider discourse has been consciously promoted by those who view themselves as orchestrators of narratives meant push for independence of Kashmir #Jammu and Kashmir #Kashmir #CriticalPoint #Nationalism #Kupwara #Handwara #misogyny #discourse #insider #outsider #NIT Srinagar #patriarchal