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Dec 26, 2019
As UP warns anti-CAA protesters of confiscating property, a look at the economic and social cost of violence from Delhi to Hong KongAs the country continues to witness large-scale protests against the CAA, much of public attention has been focussed on police excesses on one hand and violence by some protesters on the other hand.
Oct 13, 2019
In Deepa Dhanraj's 1984 film on Hyderabad riots, a record of early signs of communalism in Indian politicsWith Kya Hua is Shahar Ko? Deepa Dhanraj not only puts forth a portrait of the city of Hyderabad amid communal violence, but also documents the birth of a politically-infused fundamentalist ideology that over the years would become a dominant narrative in Indian politics.
Sep 03, 2019
Kerala Governor-designate Arif Mohammad Khan blames regressive identity politics, 'minority psychosis' for backwardness among MuslimsIn Arif Mohammad Khan’s opinion, the ignorance of the subcontinent’s cultural history is often visible in its politics.
Aug 30, 2019
Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai: Nakul Singh Sawhney examines the anatomy of a riotMore than 60 were killed and around 40,000 were displaced in a riot that took place in western Uttar Pradesh in 2013. Over 90 percent of those affected were Muslims. Whether they were ‘riots’ or a politically-calculated move is the premise of Nakul Singh Sawhney’s documentary Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai.
Aug 12, 2019
Narendra Modi directs security agencies to deal strictly with those trying to fan communal tensions online and in personArray
Jul 24, 2019
Gujarat Congress MLA tables bill against 'mob lynchings', withdraws it following angry debateThe Gujarat Assembly witnessed angry exchanges on Wednesday during a debate on a private member's bill tabled by a Congress MLA Imran Khedawala for punishing mob lynchings and violence against the minorities
Jul 03, 2019
Locals offer prayers at Delhi's Durga temple vandalised during last week's clashes between two groupLocals on Wednesday offered prayers at the Durga temple which was vandalised during clashes between two groups in Hauz Qazi area, in Delhi, on 30 June
Jul 02, 2019
Hauz Qazi clashes: 3 arrested for vandalising temple; Harsh Vardhan calls act ‘unforgivable’, appeals people to maintain harmony in areaUnion Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan visited Hauz Qazi area, where a clash broke out between two groups over the issue of parking, and a temple was vandalised.
Jun 27, 2019
Narendra Modi takes jibe at 'old days' of Congress regime: Ghulam Nabi Azad's claim of violence-free UPA tenure a blatant lie; here's whyNo one is stating that communal violence didn’t take place during the BJP-led NDA rule, but to claim that everything was hunky dory in Congress regime would be a blatant lie
May 16, 2019
Nayeem Ahmad Shah, who was killed by cow vigilantes in Jammu's Bhaderwah, was carrying no animal during attack, claims relativeViolence broke out in Bhaderwah town of Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after a group of cow vigilantes shot dead 52-year-old Nayeem Ahmad Shah late last night