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Jun 02, 2019
Being Muslim in New India is an inherently existential struggle, subsumed as community is under an emergent Hindu nationWith Narendra Modi's phenomenal victory in the 2019 elections, theories, everyday conversations, stories and celebrations speak of a significant notion: the 'Hinduisation' of society.
Dec 22, 2018
Naseeruddin Shah should be heard, his remarks debated because Bulandshahr is a blot on India's conscienceWhat Naseeruddin has said in the context of the 3 December killing of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and local youth Sumit Kumar in Bulandshahr and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's reaction to it, makes eminent sense. The killing of a police inspector in mob violence is nothing new. But the Bulandshahr case is entirely different.
Oct 03, 2018
Kerala nun rape case: The Church is patriarchal, men are fully protected, says ex-World Church Council memberEven if the Churches in India don't hold Franco Mulakkal responsible, he is accountable to the Vatican. The Pope is watching, says Dr. Aruna Gnanadason.
Aug 28, 2018
Uproar expected in Punjab as Amarinder govt moves to table bill introducing amends to Section 295 AA blasphemy law todayThe Punjab government's proposed decision to amend Section 295 AA, a law which makes acts of sacrilege against the holy books — Guru Granth Sahib, Gita, Quran, Bible — of major religions punishable with life imprisonment, is expected to cause quite an uproar as the bill will be tabled in Punjab assembly on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2017
Yogi Adityanath govt in Uttar Pradesh ignoring Taj Mahal betrays its myopic view of historyThe Yogi Adityanath government's recent decision to leave the Taj Mahal out of its tourism department booklet is yet another reminder of the deep-seated anxiety of this brigade.
Mar 03, 2017
India will be home to world's largest Muslim population by 2050, but is the country ready for the change?The rise of increasing overt religiosity among Muslims in India and elsewhere, the supporting role of Indian Islamic movements worldwide and the emergence of the next-generation of jihadis will likely change the character of democracies worldwide
Nov 10, 2016
India's ex-Muslims: Shedding traditional Islam for scienceSuch youths — both men and women, and well educated — are typically in their twenties and thirties and describe themselves as ex-Muslims, atheists or cultural Muslims.
Aug 26, 2015
Political consequences of 2011 religious census: BJP can gain from growth in Muslim populationThe numbers prove that Muslim population growth rates are far above their national decadal average of 24.6 percent in all border states, barring West Bengal and Tripura.
Jan 28, 2015
Shut down Hindutva forces: What President Obama really told PM ModiObama didn't forget to slip in a reminder about an important global concern about the Modi government between praises and crowd-pleasing lines in Hindi
Jan 08, 2015
Ek Tha Alien: A silly film that bothers irrational people, not surprising Aamir's PK made Rs 300 crPK showed what works better than a stupid film like Dhoom:3 in India - a stupid film which fans an epidemic of irrationality.