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Oct 10, 2018
Harvard, NYU legal journals accused of bias against whites and men as scrutiny mounts over how America's elite colleges consider raceA group based in Texas is suing legal journals at Harvard University and New York University over allegations that they illegally give preference to women and racial minorities when selecting editors and the articles they publish.
Sep 10, 2018
Day after RSS' dogs-and-lions analogy, Venkaiah Naidu stresses on preserving true values of Hinduism to alter 'ill-informed' opinionsSome people are trying to make the word Hindu 'untouchable' and 'intolerable', Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said Sunday at World Hindu Congress in Chicago as he stressed on the need of preserving the true values of Hinduism to alter 'ill-informed' opinions and attitudes
Aug 30, 2018
Donald Trump government siding with Asian American students suing Harvard: 'No American should be denied admission to school because of race'The Justice Department on Thursday sided with Asian-American students suing Harvard University over the Ivy League school's consideration of race in its admissions policy, the latest step in the Trump administration's effort to encourage race-neutral admissions practices.
Aug 27, 2018
Race-based school criteria roils Asian-Americans enough to push for legal fight as immigration takes centerstage in US midtermsThe U.S. Department of Justice is backing a 2014 lawsuit against Harvard University by Asian-American applicants, who say the Ivy League college unlawfully suppresses the number of Asians admitted. The DOJ also said last year it would investigate a May 2015 complaint filed against Harvard by a coalition of Asian-American groups.
Aug 08, 2018
Shashi Tharoor criticises Narendra Modi for 'silence' on cow vigilantism and rising intoleranceShashi Tharoor said as the prime minister, Narendra Modi should be the "moral conscience" of the country, but there had been no word from him on the rising incidents of violence in India.
Jul 27, 2018
New Jersey's Sikh attorney general Gurbir Grewal faces 'turban man' slur before radio show hosts are kicked off airThe hosts of a popular New Jersey radio show were off the air Thursday after calling the nation's first Sikh attorney general "turban man" — the latest slur against a career prosecutor who says he faces countless "small indignities and humiliations" no matter how far he rises or how important his position.
Jun 07, 2018
Pranab Mukherjee in Nagpur: Ahead of speech at RSS event, past statements hint at what ex-president may sayAs the country awaits Pranab's speech at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur later on Thursday, it is pertinent to note that several media reports, especially TV channels, are replaying the former president's earlier speeches (as the President of India) which discussed the themes of 'diversity', 'plurality' and 'tolerance'.
Jun 02, 2018
Gauri Lankesh's ex-husband Chidanand Rajghatta's book turns spotlight on increasing illiberalismChidanand Rajghatta's book "Gauri Lankesh and the Age of Unreason" sheds light on why the country appears to have grown more intolerant with time.
Nov 13, 2017
'Go to Pakistan': Pravin Togadia joins list of leaders telling someone or the other to go to neighbouring countryVHP leader Pravin Togadia is the latest one to embark on the 'mission' to send those considered anti-nationals to Pakistan.
Nov 11, 2017
Gauri Lankesh's killers will be nabbed within a few weeks, says Karnataka minister Ramalinga ReddyThe killers of Gauri Lankesh, who was shot dead in an audacious attack here over two months ago, would "100 percent" be nabbed in a few weeks, Ramalinga Reddy said