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Conservative MP Blaming ‘Islamist Extremists’ for Leicester Violence (ByLine Times)

By Nafeez Ahmed / By Line Times Bob Blackman, who is the executive secretary of the influential 1922 Committee, has had a number of visits to...

Indian diaspora becoming vanguards of assertive Hindutva (Siasat)

By  Syed Ali Mujtaba / Siasat There are ominous signs that the Indian diaspora community is asserting the aggressive brand of Hindutva identity in the...

Leicester riots: How Hindutva nationalism pushed a city to the brink (Middle East Eye)

By  Areeb Ullah / Middle East Eye It's late afternoon, and silence has replaced the hustle and bustle in the restaurants and clothes shops on...

‘The First Time Politics in Our City was Played on Religious Grounds’ (Bylines Times)

By Adrian Goldb / Byline Times AG: The disturbances are a surprise because, from the outside, Leicester always looks to be one of those places...

Leicester riots: When Hindu nationalism came to Britain (Middle East Eye)

By Peter Oborne, Imran Mulla / Middle East Eye Hindus on one side, Muslims on the other. Police officers wielding batons keep the two sides apart. Close...

How India’s Violent Politics Came to Leicester (New Lines Mag)

By Fatima Rajina / New Lines Mag Last weekend saw unrest break out in Leicester, England, between groups of Hindus and Muslims of mostly Indian...

What happened in Leicester, and did Indian media play a role? (News Laundry)

By Aban Usmani / News Laundry As British media coverage remained clouded by an unprecedented boost in sales and record-breaking broadcasts brought forth by a...

‘No Place for Divisive Ideology in Leicester’: Hindus, Muslims Make Joint Appeal (The Quint)

Leaders of Hindu and Muslim communities in Leicester, England, on Tuesday, 20 September, jointly appealed for harmony in the wake of the violent clashes...

What is Hindu nationalism and how does it relate to trouble in Leicester? (The Guardian)

Hindu nationalism is a political ideology that dates back to the 19th century. It encompassed a broad range of groups but at its core...