November 07, 2022 8:17 pm
In the late 1990s, a special report of the NCM recommended to the government that all minority-specific laws and schemes should be extended to the Hindus where they met the international criterion of being a minority. But for governments, across parties, the issue is a very complex one
October 07, 2022 5:28 pm
Girish Kuber writes: Both rallies underlined the same point — the political narrative revolves around one party: The BJP
October 05, 2022 10:17 pm
By making sympathetic gestures towards perpetrators of caste atrocities, by clamping down on Dalit-Bahujan assertion, proponents of Hindutva seek to retain the ideology’s traditional support base
September 29, 2022 8:28 am
Christophe Jaffrelot and Sanjith Rao write: Saffronisation of politics and failure of the Congress has contributed to outfit's growing popularity. In the absence of effective political representation, the Muslim vote could shift to a party that 'represents' the community better
September 05, 2022 12:19 pm
Vamsee Juluri writes: Videos of Hindus being insulted and attacked for their identity expose outrageously false claims made by a section of American academia about the history of Hinduphobia
July 01, 2022 12:28 pm
As the remarks on Prophet spun out of control, the BJP faced its first blowback on its handling of minority issues.
May 13, 2022 8:14 am
Uddhav Thackeray has addressed many virtual rallies, along with party’s foundation day ceremony and the annual Dussehra rally in the last two years, but this will be his first political rally.
May 12, 2022 4:44 pm
The thinking citizens of this country ought to wonder about the answers of the students if they had been allowed to attempt the exam question on Hindutva and Fascism
May 12, 2022 4:44 pm
The University Grants Commission has rightly initiated action against the setting of a question paper in a private university that targets the faith of the majority community.
April 07, 2022 3:01 am
Inaugurating the 23rd party congress of the CPI(M), Yechury said, “The party congress would deliberate on how we proceed in this direction. The CPI(M) appeals to all secular democratic forces to come together in order to isolate and defeat BJP.”
June 22, 2020 6:08 pm
Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.