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Rahul Gandhi’s saffron overdrive won’t fool Hindus, may piss some Muslims off
Opinion

Rahul Gandhi’s saffron overdrive won’t fool Hindus, may piss some Muslims off

Already there are Muslim voices on social media expressing discomfort and even disgust about his overtly saffron optics

Why India needs to rewrite its history without falling into jingoistic traps
Opinion

Why India needs to rewrite its history without falling into jingoistic traps

There are many reasons for the re-examination of our historical narrative. Our historical imagination has suffered from unacceptable sclerosis, leaving out very important parts of our history

Hindutva and Hind Swaraj | Does India need a new Constitution?
India

Hindutva and Hind Swaraj | Does India need a new Constitution?

It took almost three years, from 9 December 1946 to 26 November 1949, for the Constitution to be scripted. The Chairman of the Drafting Committee was BR Ambedkar

How Rahul’s diatribe against Savarkar puts Gandhi in dock, and accidentally condemns Nehru’s Nabha prison act
India

How Rahul’s diatribe against Savarkar puts Gandhi in dock, and accidentally condemns Nehru’s Nabha prison act

Rahul Gandhi targets Savarkar for calling himself an ‘obedient servant’ of the Raj, but then Mahatma Gandhi too referred to the British in a similar, reverential tone in 1922. And what about Motilal Nehru’s letter to Viceroy to save his son imprisoned in Punjab’s Nabha prison?

Praja Vijay Party: Former IPS officer DG Vanzara's new party ahead of Gujarat elections
India

Praja Vijay Party: Former IPS officer DG Vanzara's new party ahead of Gujarat elections

DG Vanzara, the former 'encounter specialist', said his party — Praja Vijay Party — will have a distinct identity as a Hindutva party and will serve as an alternative to the BJP

EXCLUSIVE | Academic Salvatore Babones who is going viral writes: Western intellectuals anti-Hindu, resent rise of India
India

EXCLUSIVE | Academic Salvatore Babones who is going viral writes: Western intellectuals anti-Hindu, resent rise of India

Anti-Hindu Western intellectuals do not fear the rise of India; they resent it. Just as Western anti-Semites are offended by the success of Israel, Western anti-Hinduists are offended by the success of India

Indian history must be told from India’s perspective: Exposing Marxist rope trick - the Vikram Sampath way
Opinion

Indian history must be told from India’s perspective: Exposing Marxist rope trick - the Vikram Sampath way

Vikram Sampath’s new book, ‘Bharat’s Bravehearts’, tells the story of 15 bravehearts, half of them women. Written from India’s perspective, it does away with the much-abused Delhi-centric history and historiography

Why Arvind Kejriwal's demand to have Ganesh and Lakshmi printed on Indian currency notes is against Hindu scriptures
India

Why Arvind Kejriwal's demand to have Ganesh and Lakshmi printed on Indian currency notes is against Hindu scriptures

Although there is no harm in welcoming this decision, there are also a few points which go against this if we look at Hindu scriptures and culture

Narendra Modi is weaving religion, nationalism and welfarism to create winning formula for BJP in 2024
Politics

Narendra Modi is weaving religion, nationalism and welfarism to create winning formula for BJP in 2024

Should India sustain a year-on-year economic growth rate of near 7 per cent GDP, it will be a harbinger of a near-certain third term for Narendra Modi as of now

Leicester unrest: Mayor Soulsby blames Hindutva without any proof, angers Hindu community
World

Leicester unrest: Mayor Soulsby blames Hindutva without any proof, angers Hindu community

Ordering an inquiry  into the recent Hindu-Muslim unrest in the city, Soulsby said, “A lot of things emerged in Leicester which have roots in the Indian subcontinent.”

India should be on alert as Islamists plan big before 2024
India

India should be on alert as Islamists plan big before 2024

There’s a belief that if the BJP comes back to power in 2024, there will be a complete dismantling of the appeasement policy pursued for the last seven decades

A war of lies against Bharat, Hindus and Modi government: Analysing the response since 2014
India

A war of lies against Bharat, Hindus and Modi government: Analysing the response since 2014

On 2 October, the New York Times published an advertisement featuring an open letter alleging severe human rights atrocities by the Indian government. As of now, the only responses to it have not been from the Indian government, but from diasporic Hindu organisations on Twitter

Lakkshey Dedha: 'I have managed to get into Shah Rukh Khan and Jackie Shroff's club'
Entertainment

Lakkshey Dedha: 'I have managed to get into Shah Rukh Khan and Jackie Shroff's club'

The young actor can help but thank director Karan Razdan for considering him for the role as he believes it is a rather important film.

Ishwar-Allah controversy and the façade of Kashmiriyat
India

Ishwar-Allah controversy and the façade of Kashmiriyat

If Kashmir is truly full of brotherhood, tolerance, and communal harmony, why should there be an objection to Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram, or for that matter, yoga or Surya Namaskar?

How to survive a war of lies: Understanding anti-Hindu communication, media and propaganda
India

How to survive a war of lies: Understanding anti-Hindu communication, media and propaganda

When a whole environment of lies exists across media, academic, NGO and governmental platforms, the task of anyone trying to speak the truth and stand for the truth becomes even harder

Hijab row: What India can learn from women’s march without hijab in Iran
India

Hijab row: What India can learn from women’s march without hijab in Iran

It is the BJP, a Hindutva party, that is enforcing codes that can also be seen as gender-neutral among Muslims, and it is those who see themselves as progressive who are trying to turn the clock back by being allies of patriarchy

Off-centre | India@75, Modi@72: Transforming India, the Narendra Modi way
India

Off-centre | India@75, Modi@72: Transforming India, the Narendra Modi way

Narendra Modi’s impact is greater than his electoral draw. He has powered a civilisational shift in India in a manner never seen before except during the freedom struggle and the national movement

Brahmastra Of AAP? How Arvind Kejriwal can redesign Gujarat, Himachal poll campaigns
Politics

Brahmastra Of AAP? How Arvind Kejriwal can redesign Gujarat, Himachal poll campaigns

With the CBI probe against Manish Sisodia and Operation Lotus claims, AAP is trying to weaponize both the developments against its main rivals in the poll-bound states

Hindu organisations to put up Veer Savarkar, Bal Gangadhar Tilak posters in Ganesh Pandals across Karnataka
India

Hindu organisations to put up Veer Savarkar, Bal Gangadhar Tilak posters in Ganesh Pandals across Karnataka

Sriram Sena chief Pramod Muthalik said that some Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs are joining the movement of putting up posters of Savarkar and Tilak across Karnataka

Unlike previous rebellions, revolt this time aimed at 'finishing off' Shiv Sena: Uddhav Thackeray
Politics

Unlike previous rebellions, revolt this time aimed at 'finishing off' Shiv Sena: Uddhav Thackeray

The Sena indulges in politics for Hindutva, whereas the BJP uses Hindutva for its political interests, Thackeray claimed while addressing the Sena workers on Sunday.