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Apr 19, 2017
Babri Masjid demolition is an indictment of Indian polity; criminal conspiracy charge serves no purposeIn criminal jurisprudence mens rea connotes an intention of crime which is no less culpable than the crime itself. When LK Advani, as BJP president, took out the Rath Yatra in 1990, his explicit intention was to build the Ram Temple at the site of Ayodhya where Babri Masjid stood.
Apr 17, 2017
BJP, Sangh Parivar out to polarise Goa on beef issue: State Congress chief Luizinho FaleiroPanaji: Statements by BJP MP Subramanian Swamy and a senior VHP official seeking ban on beef consumption in Goa are an attempt by the party to polarise the state's Hindu and Catholic communities, state Congress chief Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday.
Apr 13, 2017
In communally sensitive Bengal, BJP-RSS sees a chance to make a mark with polarising posturingIn Bengal, RSS had been biding its time, waiting for this moment to arrive. The party has increased its vote share from the last Assembly election, and RSS leaders maintain that they have been working on a "long term Bengal project"
Apr 09, 2017
Kumar Sundaram row: Being progressive is no excuse for activist groups to ignore gender issuesMasculinity and sexism within progressive collectives have been allowed to persist because the questions on gender issues are always under-prioritised to make way for discussions about “issues which actually matter” or are ”larger concerns”.
Mar 24, 2017
Yogi Adityanath should take a leaf out of Narendra Modi's page and go beyond Hindutva bandwagonYogi Adityanath will enhance his chances of going beyond drumbeater for strident Hindutva by believing that the verdict is equally due to the belief of people in Narendra Modi.
Mar 21, 2017
Yogi Adityanath has no wiggle room, being Uttar Pradesh CM destroys his soapbox oratory effectivelyThe Amnesty International calling upon Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to recant his past is a bit much and more a flailing by the organisation to get itself some righteous mileage.
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: A look at why seculars shouldn’t grudge the rise of a Hindu hardlinerWatching the secular crowd go berserk at the elevation of Yogi Adityanath as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, one gets a feeling that there is no word more apt for them than ‘sickular’.
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath is the face of BJP's Hindutva project: Symbolism of the monk in saffron robesThe BJP's decision to put Ajay Singh alias Yogi Adityanath signals its intent to decisively change the destiny of India.
Mar 20, 2017
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan acccuses BJP of winning UP through communal hatred, money powerAlleging the BJP won the Uttar Pradesh polls by "spreading communal hatred and using money power", the Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday asked the "democratic forces" to join hands to defeat communalism.
Mar 18, 2017
UP new CM Yogi Adityanath: Narendra Modi-Amit Shah bow to rabid Hindutva, put development on backburnerWith a saffron robe-clad mahant at the helm in Uttar Pradesh, the fear is the fine line between state and religion, so vital for a secular state, could just be blurred.