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Mar 15, 2019
The making of toxic Hindu masculinityThe threat to an imagined ancient Hindu manhood is sought to be countered through a variety of modern symbols: Hanuman is now a brawny, scowling figure and a six-pack Shiva marshals his trishul like a laser gun
Jan 09, 2019
'What have politicians who speak of cow protection really done for the bovines,' says industrialist Rahul BajajIn a jibe at the ruling dispensation, veteran industrialist Rahul Bajaj on Tuesday alleged that none of the politicians who support cow protection and mob lynching in the name of it have done anything worthy for the animal. He also said everyone should ask these politicians what their fathers or forefathers had done to protect cows.
Jan 07, 2019
Gaumata to cow menace: Adityanath's doltish love for Hindutva angers farmers, cattle traders as bovine population explodesNever one to accept the limitations of Hindutva imagination, Adityanath has chosen to impose a cess of 0.50 percent to raise funds for constructing cow shelters in each rural and urban local body. It is the people of Uttar Pradesh who will now finance the Hindutvavadi's passion for the cow, which a large number of Hindus, including farmers, too venerate and worship.
Aug 13, 2018
Telangana BJP MLA resigns over issue of cow protection, alleges party didn't provide support for 'gau raksha'Telangana BJP MLA T Raja Singh Lodh said on Sunday that he has tendered his resignation to the party, alleging that it was not providing any support for 'gau raksha'
Jan 11, 2018
Sitaram Yechury accuses BJP of supporting vigilante groups, says party wants to divert attention from economic issuesSitaram Yechury alleged that the BJP was supporting vigilante groups for "communal polarisation" to divert resentment against economic decisions taken by the NDA.
Nov 06, 2017
Mayawati slams Yogi Adityanath govt for painting CM's office saffron, accuses it of wasting resourcesBSP supremo Mayawati on Monday slammed the Yogi Adityanath government, accusing it of wasting resources by changing colours of building
Oct 01, 2017
Mohan Bhagwat's Vijaya Dashmi speech: Key takeaways from the RSS chief's annual addressRSS chief Mohan Bhagwat spoke on a wide range of issues at the headquarters in Nagpur of the parent organisation of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Aug 07, 2017
Haryana, Uttarakhand to have licensed gau rakshaks, govt-accredited commission for protection of cowsHaryana and Uttarakhand governments are planning to set up a government accredited commission and issue identity cards to government-approved cow protectors (gau rakshaks) in order to help bring down the number of violent incidents committed in the name of cow protection
Jul 11, 2017
Amarnath yatra terror attack: Uddhav Thackeray asks BJP to send 'gau rakshaks' to face terroristsIn a dig at the BJP over the terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday asked the senior ally of his party to send 'gau rakshaks' to face terrorists in the Valley.
Jul 02, 2017
Sonia Gandhi: BJP govt propagating vigilante violence, intolerance; threatening authoritarianismShe said the idea of India in question as rising intolerance and forces who tell people "what they cannot eat, who they cannot love, what they cannot say".