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Feb 16, 2019
Propaganda against Muslims has gained legitimacy under BJPThe fact of the matter is that Hindus are recipients of the biggest appeasement. The BJP talks about minority appeasement because it helps the party build a robust Hindu vote bank.
Jan 12, 2019
BJP’s politics of polarisation paves way for Uttar Pradesh’s stray cattle menace, economically cripples a huge populationFarmers, who are reeling under low prices for their produce, have had to fence their fields at considerable expense. They have to maintain vigil at night to protect crops from stray cattle.
Nov 17, 2018
Sabarimala row throws CPM into a political conundrum in Kerala as BJP, Congress scramble for Hindu votesThe CPM’s quandary in the Sabarimala row is clear. If it doesn’t comply with the Supreme Court verdict, the Left government can be accused of committing contempt of court as well as pandering to sentiments of religion. And by implementing the judgment, they face music from angry Hindus.
Jul 19, 2018
BJP’s attack on Congress as a Muslim party may be good campaign strategy, but its accusations are ludicrousBJP's concerted attack on Congress makes some sense as an early salvo as part of an election campaign, but it has no discernible connection with facts or the historical record
Apr 28, 2018
Muslim teachers' request to provide time for Friday prayers leaves Delhi government in jittersA Delhi Minorities Commission letter forwarding a request to provide time for Friday prayers to Muslim teachers in primary schools has left Delhi Education Department in jitters and officials hiding behind technicalities
Mar 26, 2018
Ram Navami celebrations in Bengal: TMC move to hijack BJP event shows changing definition of 'secularism'If we look at the political discourse leading up to the 2016 Assembly elections, the focus was on unabashed minorityism and the TMC chief was quite explicit in wooing the 'votebank'.
Feb 07, 2018
Bengal BJP hails Narendra Modi's vision for 'New India', slams Congress and TMC for playing 'divisive politics'Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha chief Poonam Mahajan alleged on Tuesday that political parties such as the Congress and the TMC propagate pseudo-secularism and minority appeasement to divide society for political benefits.
Jan 19, 2017
UP Election 2017: In a caste-dominated state, BJP will need at least 30 percent votes to winIn a multi-cornered contest, any party or coalition getting 30 percent of polled vote can form a government with absolute majority. A strategic BJP may eye on 30 percent plus votes, and to achieve that it must appeal to the floating electorates apart from the 22 percent upper caste that are likely to vote for the BJP
Jan 03, 2017
Supreme Court's verdict on religion, caste, race will affect BJP less than its political rivalsContrary to popular belief, Monday's landmark Supreme Court judgement deeming vote-seeking in the name of religion, caste, race and community or language illegal may affect the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) less than its political rivals
May 02, 2016
Has Mamata Banerjee conceded defeat? How else to explain her bitter rant against own police force?Mamata has claimed that police has unleashed "a reign of terror" in the state and will face "consequences" if she returns to power