Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

VD Savarkar


Why Rahul Gandhi bit the Savarkar bullet

November 21, 2022 7:05 pm

To build a credible image, he need not make a simplistic attack on a Hindutva idol. It is better to demonstrate, as he is trying to do with the Bharat Jodo Yatra, how Congress's proposed idea of India differs from New India

From Indira Gandhi to Sharad Pawar, everybody hailed Savarkar's contribution to freedom movement: Devendra Fadnavis

November 22, 2022 2:27 pm

Fadnavis pointed out that several leaders, such as former Prime Minister late Indira Gandhi, Maharashtra's first chief minister and union defence minister Yashwant Chavan and others had hailed Savarkar as a “great freedom fighter”.

Rahul’s Savarkar remark insulted Maharashtra, Marathi manoos: BJP leader

November 21, 2022 4:54 pm

"No patriotic citizen will forgive the Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray and his son Aaditya ‘for not condemning’ the Congress leader"

‘Won’t tolerate insult’ says BJP leader as poster against VD Savarkar spotted in Pune

November 19, 2022 11:07 am

Members of the youth wing of the Pune city unit of the BJP also staged a protest Friday and allegedly damaged a poster of Rahul Gandhi.

Rahul Gandhi’s remarks on Savarkar: Pune unit of BJP protests outside Congress Bhavan

November 19, 2022 11:07 am

The police have provided protection to the Congress office in Shivajinagar and have detained agitating BJP workers. The Congress said it was "a cowardly act of the BJP" to damage the poster of Rahul Gandhi.

Savarkar vs Nehru and Gandhi: Different versions of nationalism

November 19, 2022 9:10 am

Savarkar's view of the nation was ethno-religious and his focus was on defending Hindus against Muslims, for which he collaborated with the British. In contrast, Gandhi-Nehru fought for a free, multicultural and secular India where all communities would live on an equal footing

Rahul Yatra's Kerala leg: Stays on message against RSS, ignores Left barbs, boost for Cong

September 30, 2022 7:51 pm

Saw divided party, in Opposition for second time in state, close ranks, mobilise workers in large numbers for march. The task: how to sustain the momentum

Hashtag Politics | On Rahul Bharat Jodo Yatra route, a Savarkar own goal

September 22, 2022 10:38 am

BJP says 'Cong lies exposed' as Hindutva ideologue pops up on banner put up to welcome Rahul in Ernakulam, Kerala

Learning to fight majoritarianism from Ambedkar

April 14, 2022 9:12 am

D Raja writes: B R Ambedkar's slogan of ‘Educate, Agitate and Organise’ should become our path to political and social liberation

Twitter ordered to delete US academic’s tweets accusing Savarkar biographer of plagiarism

February 25, 2022 3:39 am

The Delhi High Court directs the social media platform to take down tweets of historian Audrey Truschke about Vikram Sampath, who was last week granted an injunction against her and other academics.