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Mar 19, 2014
Miscommunication between govt, army led to 1962 Indo-China war, says reportThere was a grave mismatch between the government and Army Headquarters in the days leading to the bruising 1962 Sino-Indian war.
Mar 16, 2014
It's an honour to contest from holy city Varanasi, tweets ModiArray
Mar 10, 2014
U.S. lawmakers urge Pentagon to allow Sikhs leeway in military attireWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawmakers urged the Pentagon on Monday to lift a virtual ban on Sikhs serving in the U.S.
Mar 03, 2014
Delhi group demands pulping of another Wendy Doniger bookThe group demanded Aleph Book Company stop or pulp all remaining copies of Doniger's other book "On Hinduism".
Feb 14, 2014
Penguin served with legal notice after The Hindus withdrawalAdvocate Lawrence Liang, who is part of the Bangalore-based Alternative Law Forum, has issued a legal notice to the publishing house claiming that the publisher has violated freedom of speech laws and readers’ rights.
Feb 12, 2014
Pulping Doniger: Don't just blame the Right; the Left paved this illiberal roadSome Hindu groups may have succeeded in getting Wendy Doniger's book withdrawn, but the road to illiberal values was paved by the Left and now the Right gets to drive a coach-and-four over constitutional values.
Feb 12, 2014
Indian law is the true villain: Doniger reacts to pulping of 'The Hindus'Here's the full text of Wendy Doniger's statement in response to the recent developments in India regarding her book.
Feb 11, 2014
Why Penguin’s withdrawal of The Hindus won’t make it disappearNow, however, the news that The Hindus has been withdrawn is all over the news and sites where you can download pirated versions of the book are circulating freely. Clearly, it isn’t quite so easy to bury a book, even if it is written by an academic and isn’t a thumping bestseller.
Feb 11, 2014
How Doniger's now-recalled 'The Hindus' ruffled Hindutva feathersThose in disagreement have attacked Doniger in a variety of ways, ranging from questioning her proficiency in Sanskrit (despite the fact that she is, in fact, a Sanskritist) to more physical attacks
Jan 24, 2014
Military to allow Sikhs with turban on case by case basis: US officialsA Sikh can be allowed to enter the US military with turban and beard, the Pentagon has said, noting that the approval in this regard would be given on a case by case basis