Communalism

‘Sulli Deals’ Exposed the Common Roots of Misogyny and Islamophobia

By Nabiya Khan I must have been 16; I was sitting in class when I overheard a group of boys refer to me as Mulli — a derogatory...

Pew survey reflects growing affinity between majority community and Hindutva

By Christophe Jaffrelot  The title of the last Pew Research Center survey, Religion in India: Tolerance and Segregation, sounds paradoxical — but it’s not, except...

NHRC registers case against Narsinghanand Saraswati

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has registered a case against Narsinghanand Saraswati for his hate speech against Islam made in April this year....

Assam “Population Army” To Help Curb Birth Rate In Muslim-Majority Areas

By Ratnadip Choudhury Guwahati:  Assam will have a 'population Army' to distribute contraceptives and create awareness about population control in Muslim-dominated areas of the state, Chief Minister Himanta...

Editors decry ‘highly regrettable’ racist campaign against Danish

Amid the rich tributes to Danish Siddiqui from across the world and candlelight vigils in Indian cities on Saturday, one sentence in the condolence...

VHP objects to easing of Covid restrictions for Eid-ul-Azha in Kerala

NEW DELHI: The Vishva Hindu Parishad on Sunday objected to the Kerala government's decision to relax Covid restrictions in view of Eid-ul-Azha, which will...

Hindutva fanatics condemned for celebrating Danish Siddiqui’s death

The troll army of the Hindutva brigade had quickly taken to social media to celebrate the tragic death of Danish. This evoked angry reactions...

Failure to act against hate speech at Centre and in states...

By Brinda Karat In his election speeches, PM Modi often refers to the “double engine” effect, describing why the people of a state would benefit...

“I have been targeted because of my work, my gender and...

On Thursday, Delhi based poet and Muslim woman activist Nabiya Khan has shared a brief but strong statement on action against “Sulli deals.” Photographs...

Jamia shooter’s bail plea rejected, court says ‘such hate-mongers cannot walk...

A court in Haryana on Friday dismissed the bail plea of the man who shot at anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protestors near Delhi’s Jamia Millia Islamia University in 2020,...

Gurugram Court denies bail to ‘Jamia Shooter’ in a Hate Speech...

A Gurugram court in Pataudi has rejected the bail application of Rambhagat Gopal for allegedly making communal speeches at a Mahapanchayat in Pataudi. Rambhagat...

Saffron groups term Muslim boy’s marriage with Hindu handicapped girl ‘love...

Nasik: A family in Maharashtra’s Nasik district was trying to see off their physically challenged daughter with a Muslim man after their Court marriage....

Muslim Women Were ‘Auctioned Like Cattle’ on a Hate Site

By Quratulain Rehbar & Pallavi Pundir maana Begum’s heart skipped a beat when she logged on to Twitter one late night last week. The Muslim...