Hindutva Abroad

South Asian migrants face caste discrimination even in Australia, US, UK,...

Eight years ago, when businessman BK heard a couple at a shop in Adelaide speaking his native Indian language, he enthusiastically introduced himself to...

Prof Mohan Dutta: the worrying rise of right-wing Hindutva thinking

A strain of Hindu nationalism, Hindutva, has grown in global prominence since 2014 under Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s BJP party. Now tensions are...

The Hindu Right and Attacks on Academic Freedom in the US

By Vinayak Chaturvedi When a scholar who teaches at a university in the United States arrived recently at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, the...

A growing alliance of Islamophobes looks to lobby governments

By CJ WERLEMAN The day after the global financing watchdog, Financial Action Task Force (FATF), added Turkey to its revised list of “jurisdictions under increased monitoring,” joining...

‘Save Constitution, remove Manu statue’: US Dalit, Hindu rights groups support...

In a major campaign, as many as 11,000 villages will light a lamp on November 26 to "honour and protect" the Indian Constitution, which...

UC Davis quietly added caste to its anti-discrimination policy. Will it...

By  Shwanika Narayan For J. Kaur, a UC Davis senior of Indian descent, it started with insulting memes casually dropped into her group chats. For...

California Congressman Urged to Investigate US Ambassador Atul Keshap’s RSS Meet

By Pieter Friedrich A team of Congressman Tom McClintock’s constituents visited him on 8 November to register dissent against US Ambassador Atul Keshap’s recent meeting...

Hindu Sect Accused of Using Forced Labor at More Temples Across...

By Annie Correal A prominent Hindu sect that operates a New Jersey temple raided by federal authorities earlier this year is facing new accusations that it...

Biden administration taking a dangerous path with Modi regime

Communal violence escalates in India as the US embraces its source. By Pieter Friedrich Two months ago, Atul Keshap — who was then temporarily serving as...

The Casteism I See in America

By Vidya Krishnan Indians and Indian Americans are often held up as a “model minority” in the United States. Members of this community are more likely to...

Western Powers Are Empowering Hindu Nationalist Threats to Democracy

By CJ Werleman Two years ago, Byline Times exposed recordings that tied 2020 US Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard, a self-identified Hindu, to an offshoot organisation of the...

Indian diplomats weigh in on academic spat

By Sam Sachdeva The Indian High Commission has weighed into the debate over the Hindutva movement in Aotearoa, accusing an academic of being “selective and...

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad in America, the flagship organisation of Hindutva...

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad in America, the flagship organisation of Hindutva in North America, works silently in the shadows of multi-culturalism, rarely, if ever,...