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Apr 07, 2019
LK Advani led BJP's Hindu nationalism movement in 80s, 90s; espousing diversity today won't erase his pastLK Advani was the driving force behind the BJP's Indian nationalism and Hindutva concepts. Today, when he reminds the party about the BJP's 'respect' for 'diversity' and 'freedom of choice', does he expect them — or us — to believe him?
Sep 28, 2018
Narendra Modi and RSS, Part III: Sangh, PM are on same page; never rely on static social base for supportAs the 2019 elections draw near, Narendra Modi’s outreach to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes must be seen as a determined plan to expand the party’s support base beyond its traditional social constituency
Jan 11, 2018
Arif Mohammad Khan slams his former party Congress' stand on triple talaq bill, says MPs using power to 'meet AIMPLB's whims'Former Congress leader Arif Mohammad Khan blamed the Grand Old Party for the stalemate over the triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, alleging that it had acted on the directions of the AIMPLB in the Upper House.
Jan 09, 2018
'They are lobbying to stall triple talaq bill': Former minister Arif Mohammad Khan slams Muslim law boardOn Tuesday, former Union minister Arif Mohammad Khan penned an op-ed in The Times of India entitled Women get a raw deal again: Muslim Personal Law Board is still stuck in Shah Bano timewarp as its opposition to triple talaq bill proves.
Dec 28, 2017
Congress' backing of triple talaq bill indicates it's gradually withdrawing from Muslim appeasement politicsThe Gujarat elections first gave a glimpse of what the AK Antony committee of the Congress had suggested in its report on the 2014 debacle -- proactively engage the Hindus.
Aug 27, 2017
Triple talaq verdict shouldn't be looked at as victory for govt or political party, says Arif Mohammed KhanIn an interview with IndiaSpend, activist Arif Mohammed Khan shared his views on the Supreme Court verdict, its implications, and the fate of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB).
Apr 18, 2017
Triple talaq row: 51 years on, Hamid Dalwai's movement for Muslim women's rights continuesHamid Dalwai's march marked the first steps taken towards safeguarding Muslim women’s rights & was the beginning of the social movement against triple talaq
Mar 12, 2017
UP election results will herald a funeral of 'counterfeit' secularism in IndiaThe counter-secularism forces have registered a decisive victory in UP and this trend is likely to continue through the 2019 elections and beyond.
Dec 10, 2016
Triple talaq is an enormity, it oppresses and dehumanises Muslim women: Arif Mohammad KhanFirstpost spoke to Arif Mohammad Khan to uncover how the situation for Muslim women, especially for triple talaq, has changed in the last three decades.
Dec 08, 2016
Right-wing bodies welcome triple talaq verdict, say personal law board not above ConstitutionAfter the Allahabad High Court's judgment against triple talaq, said the practice was unconstitutional and "violated the rights of Muslim women", several right-wing bodies in the country have reacted encouragingly