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Aishwarya Iyer

How Hindutva hijacked India’s child protection body

By Aarefa Johari with Aishwarya Iyer A little after noon on December 6, Rahul Raghuvanshi was about halfway through writing his maths exam paper in...

Investigation: How VHP and Madhya Pradesh police colluded to put a Christian pastor in jail

By Aishwarya Iyer Ramesh Vasunia, a pastor from Padalva village in Madhya Pradesh’s Jhabua district, has been in jail since December 5, charged with attempting...

Two years of CAA: For many protestors, the fight has shifted from the streets to the courts

By Aishwarya Iyer These days, 24-year-old Sharjeel Usmani spends most of his time travelling from one Aligarh court to another for hazri, attendance. There are...

In Gurugram, the number of namaz sites has shrunk to 20 from over 100 in three years

By Aishwarya Iyer On November 24, Hindu residents of Gurugram’s Khandsa village sent the district deputy commissioner a letter. A field where the local children...

Tripura: Four Muslim clerics charged under UAPA get bail

By Aishwarya Iyer A court in Tripura on Tuesday granted bail to four members of socio-religious group Tahreek-Farooghe-Islam, two weeks after they were arrested and...

No namaz in Gurugram’s gurudwaras yet as Hindutva groups urge Sikhs to reconsider decision

On Friday, as news spread of offers by five gurudwaras in Gurugram to allow the city’s Muslims the opportunity say their weekly prayers on...