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The Juvenile Immigrant: A new book captures the diaspora experience and identity politics that accompanies it
Life

The Juvenile Immigrant: A new book captures the diaspora experience and identity politics that accompanies it

Namrata Verghese, the author of The Juvenile Immigrant, discusses why all writing is inherently political, and what constitutes the American Dream for people of Indian origin in 2019

Adivasis and the Indian State: Caught between Hinduisation and indifferent govt, Madias of Maharashtra struggle to make ends meet
India

Adivasis and the Indian State: Caught between Hinduisation and indifferent govt, Madias of Maharashtra struggle to make ends meet

Majority of the families belonging to the Madia tribe in Maharashtra, whose lives have been disrupted by an encroaching ‘civilisation’, are left with a Hobson’s choice — assimilate and lose their Adivasi culture or resist and lose their lives

SC judge Indu Malhotra recuses herself from hearing pleas against Bombay HC order on laws on beef possession
India

SC judge Indu Malhotra recuses herself from hearing pleas against Bombay HC order on laws on beef possession

Justice Indu Malhotra Monday recused herself from hearing a batch of appeals and cross-appeals challenging a Bombay High Court verdict which held that mere possession of beef of animals slaughtered outside the state cannot invite criminal action

Where RSS Men Love Their Pork
India

Where RSS Men Love Their Pork

The RSS and its Hindutva affiliates are making deep inroads into the many tribes and ethnic communities that make up the Northeast by trying to hoist, at least, 109 existing indigenous faiths in a strategic bid to counter evangelical Christianity.

BJP has ensured cow protection becomes universal brand of politics; Congress-led govt invoking NSA in MP a typical example
Politics

BJP has ensured cow protection becomes universal brand of politics; Congress-led govt invoking NSA in MP a typical example

The cow has turned into a potent political totem, much like the seasonal iftar photo-ops, ever since BJP graduated from Ram mandir politics to gau mata politics.

India’s leather industry takes a hit as incidents of cow-vigilantism soar: Exports declined by over 3% last year
India

India’s leather industry takes a hit as incidents of cow-vigilantism soar: Exports declined by over 3% last year

As production and leather exports declined, cow-related violence increased from one attack each in 2012 and 2013 to three in 2014, jumping to 37 in 2017, the worst year yet for such violence

Of statue-toppling and culture wars: Not what we fight, most complete erasures are ones we embrace, surrender to
Politics

Of statue-toppling and culture wars: Not what we fight, most complete erasures are ones we embrace, surrender to

Culture, both as way of life and as artefact, is perennially in the process of being erased and created anew. The gradual erasure is not as dramatic as the deliberate pulling down of a statue, but in the long run, it is usually far more effective.

Yogi Adityanath govt completes one year: Not herd mentality, cow welfare needs real solutions
Politics

Yogi Adityanath govt completes one year: Not herd mentality, cow welfare needs real solutions

As the Yogi Adityanath government completes one year in Uttar Pradesh, this Khabar Lahariya special report examines how cows are actually faring in the heartland of gauraksha

Siddaramaiah's beef with cattle slaughter laws: How Karnataka CM waged a battle over freedom of food
Politics

Siddaramaiah's beef with cattle slaughter laws: How Karnataka CM waged a battle over freedom of food

That politics in India is inextricably linked to the politics of beef is well established. But this phenomenon seems especially pronounced in Karnataka.

Supreme Court fixes final hearing for pleas seeking decriminalisation of beef possession in February
India

Supreme Court fixes final hearing for pleas seeking decriminalisation of beef possession in February

Supreme Court listed for final disposal a batch of pleas challenging the Bombay High Court verdict decriminalising the possession of beef in case of animals slaughtered outside the state

The Kolhapuri Chappal industry in danger of losing its sole
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The Kolhapuri Chappal industry in danger of losing its sole

In Maharashtra's Kolhapur, the production of the famed Kolhapuri Chappal too has suffered under the cow slaughter ban and increased cow vigilantism. Although the chappals are usually made of buffalo or bull hide, the ban led to the shutting down of all tanneries in the city.

Goa BJP minister Mauvin Godinho says 'no shortage of beef' in state though slaughterhouses not running at full capacity
India

Goa BJP minister Mauvin Godinho says 'no shortage of beef' in state though slaughterhouses not running at full capacity

There is no shortage of beef in Goa, BJP Mauvin Godinho said. However, he admitted that the state's only legal abattoir was not running to its full capacity

Cattle sale for slaughter: Narendra Modi govt to withdraw ban after feedback from states
India

Cattle sale for slaughter: Narendra Modi govt to withdraw ban after feedback from states

The central government has decided to roll back its plan of implementing a ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter in animal markets.

Yogi Adityanath says no one can have the 'audacity' to export cow meat from Uttar Pradesh
India

Yogi Adityanath says no one can have the 'audacity' to export cow meat from Uttar Pradesh

Cow meat is not exported from Uttar Pradesh and no one can have the audacity to do so, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday.

BJP says Centre has not imposed beef ban in Meghalaya, accuses Congress of misleading people
India

BJP says Centre has not imposed beef ban in Meghalaya, accuses Congress of misleading people

The BJP on Friday said there would not be any beef ban in Meghalaya and alleged that the Congress was "misleading" the people on the issue to gain political mileage ahead of the assembly elections next year

Haryana: Five beaten up by cow vigilantes in Faridabad on suspicion of carrying beef, over 15 booked
India

Haryana: Five beaten up by cow vigilantes in Faridabad on suspicion of carrying beef, over 15 booked

Five Muslim youths from Faridabad district of Haryana were thrashed by cow vigilantes who suspected them of transporting beef

Three arrested for selling, possessing beef in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district
India

Three arrested for selling, possessing beef in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district

Three persons have been arrested for allegedly selling and possessing beef in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district, the police said.

Watch: The Kolhapuri Chappal industry in danger of losing its sole
India

Watch: The Kolhapuri Chappal industry in danger of losing its sole

In Maharashtra's Kolhapur, the production of the famed Kolhapuri Chappal too has suffered under the ban and increased cow vigilantism. Although the chappals are usually made of buffalo or bull hide, the ban led to the shutting down of all tanneries in the city.

Gauri Lankesh murder: Strongly feel right-wing forces involved in killing, says Shantaram Naik
India

Gauri Lankesh murder: Strongly feel right-wing forces involved in killing, says Shantaram Naik

hantaram Naik on Friday alleged that right-wing forces could be behind the murder of Bengaluru journalist Gauri Lankesh

Tourism minister KJ Alphons does volte-face, tells foreign tourists to eat beef in their own country
India

Tourism minister KJ Alphons does volte-face, tells foreign tourists to eat beef in their own country

Newly minted Union minister for tourism, KJ Alphons has told foreign tourists to eat beef in their countries and then come to India.