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Nov 19, 2017
Sonia Gandhi says Indira 'fought for secularism', opposed those seeking to divide India over caste, religionIndira Gandhi "fought for secularism, against all those forces seeking to divide the Indian people on lines of religion and caste", Congress president Sonia Gandhi said on Sunday.
Nov 14, 2017
Yogi Adityanath terms secularism the 'biggest lie', evokes strong reaction from CongressAdityanath said a political system "cannot be secular". However, it can be "sect-neutral", he added. Adityanath said it was not possible to run a government following a particular way of 'upasana' (worship).
Nov 14, 2017
Kapil Sibal attacks Yogi Adityanath over 'secularism biggest lie told post-independence' remarkCongress leader Kapil Sibal attacked Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath for his reported remarks that "secularism was the biggest lie" that has been told post-independence and for comparing the Modi government with "Ram Rajya".
Oct 29, 2017
Narendra Modi’s dilemma: Mounting forward-looking ambitions on a backward support baseNarendra Modi evidently wants a strong, modern India because only leading such a nation will give him the global stature he craves for. Unfortunately, his success has also made Hindutva stronger, a group with no appetite for progress
Oct 09, 2017
'Drop 'Muslim' and 'Hindu' from AMU, BHU to reflect secular character': Here are UGC panel's suggestionsIn an effort to reflect their secular characters, a UGC committee has suggested that the words 'Muslim' and 'Hindu' be dropped from the names of AMU and and BHU.
Sep 11, 2017
Ram Rahim's monstrosity survived due to governance crisis: How Dera Sacha Sauda rose and abused powerBy shirking its responsibilities towards the people, the modern State that has allowed babas like Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to rise, and in return, demand blind devotion from their supporters
Aug 19, 2017
Goa's Catholic Church slams BJP, claims democracy under threat from Right-wing fanaticismIndian democracy is under threat from "pseudo-nationalism" and "Right-wing fanaticism masquerading as nationalism", a column published in <em>Renovacao</em>, a Goa Church periodical, has said.
Aug 15, 2017
Independence Day 2017: CJI JS Khehar says be proud of who you are irrespective of faithIndians cutting across faith and ethnicity should feel proud of who they are, this is what the Constitution is all about, Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar said on Tuesday.
Aug 15, 2017
Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech: Ten things prime minister can't say at Red Fort, but he mustHere's a list of ten things that Prime Minister Narendra Modi can’t say in his Independence Day speech at Red Fort on 15 August, but which must be the subject of resolutions that he must make for himself
Aug 14, 2017
Doka la standoff: Dalai Lama says spirit of 'Hindi Chini bhai bhai' only way forward for India, ChinaIndia and China have been locked in a standoff in the Dokalam area since 16 June after Chinese troops began constructing a road near the Bhutan trijunction