Just Three Hours Away From Lakhimpur Kheri, Narendra Modi Still Says...

By Chandrani Banerjee Lucknow: Maintaining his silence on the Lakhimpur Kheri incident in which eight people including four protesting farmers were killed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi went on...

Lakhimpur Kheri Tells Us It’s Time to Rescue a Democracy in...

By Ashwani Kumar This is a moment of reckoning for a nation scarred. The unspeakable tragedy in Lakhimpur Kheri has wounded the nation’s sensitivity to...

Hindutva in Paperback: Arvind Kejriwal Plagiarises Modi

By Partha S. Ghosh Prime Minister Narendra Modi must watch out. Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Delhi’s Chief Minister, is set...

Lakhimpur violence: What does UP locking up Opposition leaders tell us...

By Shoaib Daniyal For some time now, the state of Uttar Pradesh has been in the news now – for all the wrong reasons. On...

Form Groups, Show Protestors ‘Jaise Ko Taisa’, Haryana CM Tells BJP...

New Delhi: Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, while addressing a meeting of the BJP’s kisan morcha in Chandigarh on Sunday, October 3, told attendees...

Why evictions in Assam under Himanta Sarma have left Bengali Muslims...

Manikajan Bibi is scared of losing her home. It is one windowless room built with tin sheets held together by wooden beams. In nervous...

“Love jihad” laws: India is facing a battle of Constitutions

BY SAMEENA DALWAI The “love jihad” law enacted in Uttar Pradesh, and either duplicated or announced by other Bharatiya Janta Party-ruled states, represent the values...

Yogi Adityanath’s focus on 1921 Malabar uprising is ill-motivated

By BRP Bhaskar The British called the 1857 uprising in north India 'Sepoy Mutiny'. Decades later, the Hindu Mahasabha's VD Savarkar called it the 'First...

Why the Modi government lies

By SUCHITRA VIJAYAN From 10 to 12 September, academics from various US universities organised an online conference titled “Dismantling Global Hindutva.” It was co-sponsored by...

BJP Government In Karnataka Mulling Anti-Conversion Law

By Rushda Fathima Khan Days after State Home Minister Araga Jnanendra told the legislative assembly that the government was reflecting on enacting a law to...

Why Biden Brought Up Gandhi In His Meeting With Modi

By  Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd A major takeaway from the meeting between Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House last week was...

Assam’s chief minister: The next Yogi Adityanath?

By AMAR DIWAKAR Himanta Biswa Sarma has leveraged xenophobic Assamese nationalism to peddle a Hindutva agenda in the troubled north-eastern Indian state. Government-sanctioned eviction drives in...

Audrey Truschke: What the myth of ‘love jihad’ tells us about...

A popular story among the Hindu Right is “love jihad”, in which Hindu girls are claimed to be at risk of corruption and Hinduism...