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Hindu Nationalism

A Dharma That Calls for Violence Is No Dharma at All

By Neera Chandhoke We should have gotten used to random groups or individuals spewing venom whenever they open their mouths. Vile language is not the...

Gurgaon anti-namaz brigade invokes Godse, demands Kalicharan’s release

RADICAL HINDUTVA leaders at the forefront of protests against namaz in public spaces were among a group of over 50 people that raised slogans...

Hindus have a special responsibility to denounce hate speech and violence by Hindu extremists

By Raju Rajagopal & Sunita Viswanath Dear Hindu brothers and sisters: No doubt you would have seen the recent chilling videos of saffron-clad Hindu religious leaders from Haridwar and Delhi...

Christians in India put under rising pressure

By MADELEINE DAVIES ATTACKS on churches, as well as a government decision to deny a charity founded by Mother Teresa access to overseas donations, are...

Why are attacks on Christians increasing in India?

India is witnessing a sharp rise in attacks on Christian gatherings, churches and educational institutions, especially in states governed by the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata...

Did RSS leaders, wearing nationalism badge, betray India’s freedom movement?

By Masidur Rahaman India’s history of anti-British struggle is glorious, with flowering youths accepting gallows, facing bullets, spurning a so-called comfortable life, women gathering on...

Three Christmas attacks in India where the police failed to act against Hindutva mobs

On Christmas eve in Madhya Pradesh’s Jhabua district, eight Christians set out on their bikes to do their yearly round of carol singing. As...

Three Christians Jailed in Central India for Attending Christmas Gathering

On December 26, three Christians from India’s Madhya Pradesh state were arrested and jailed on false forced conversion charges. The families of these three...

India’s year of fear

By John Dayal It has been a year of fear in India. The trauma of mass deaths in the Covid-19 pandemic — the bodies floating down the...