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

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

Opinion | Hindu Mobs, anti-Muslim Boycotts: In Modi’s India, the Echoes...

By Debasish Roy Chowdhury Taking part in the nine-member Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit just over a week ago, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi voiced a familiar...

Partition Horrors Remembrance Day: A Prime Minister determined to flout the...

By A.G. NOORANI Professor Hans J. Morganthau, one of the greatest philosophers on politics among nations and a recognised pillar of the school of realpolitik, pointed...

“That is just 30 seconds,” Assam CM on viral video of...

A day after the Assam government’s forced eviction of hundreds of Bengali Muslim families from their homes accusing them of illegally occupying government land...

Assam: Death of a 12-year-old and CM’s shockingly cavalier statement

By Umanand Jaiswal The shock came in two waves. First, one of the official victims of the police firing in Assam’s Darrang on Thursday was a...

Backstory: The Paper Trail Behind the Assam Eviction Violence

By Pamela Philipose The violence that marked the eviction drive on the Muslim villagers of Gorukhuti village that lies near Sipaghar town on September 23...

Assam Eviction Violence: Under Sarma Rule, Muslims Face a Double Attack

At least two people were killed and nine were injured during the Assam government's eviction drive in the state’s Darrang district on Thursday, 23 September....

Anti-Modi protest held outside White House on second day of his...

Scores of Indian-Americans on Friday staged a protest at a park outside the White House against Indian Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the US....

The photographer’s hateful wrath in Assam is not an isolated crime...

By Ipsita Chakravarty In a video from Sipajhar in Assam that appeared on social media on Thursday, a photographer pounces on a man lying motionless...

‘PM-CARES Not a Fund of Government of India’: Union Govt tells...

New Delhi: The Union government and the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) have told the Delhi high court that the Prime Minister Citizen Assistance and Relief...

India keeps going after journalists like me. As Modi visits the...

By Rana Ayyub On Sept. 7, a right-wing organization called the Hindu IT Cell filed a complaint against me with the police in Uttar Pradesh...

In India, the Last Few Bastions Of The Free Press Stand...

By VIDYA KRISHNAN Functioning democracies are all alike; every dysfunctional democracy is dysfunctional in its own way. India, where the free press has played a crucial...

Sense of desperation in Sangh Parivar

By VENKITESH RAMAKRISHNAN Ahead of Assembly elections in crucial States, the BJP dials up its communal propaganda and launches a Modi-centric campaign in a desperate...