Violence

India’s Journey from Ghar Wapsi to Genocide

By Partha S. Ghosh Till the other day, not many Indians knew about Gregory Stanton. An American professor who specialises in genocide studies, Stanton had famously...

Being dismissive of calls for genocide not helping India as a nation

By Aakar Patel Is it safe for women to be alone on India’s roads and do they feel constantly threatened and fearful of their safety?...

MP: A Week After VHP Men Dragged Muslim Man From Train, House and Auto-rickshaw of Muslims Burnt in Khandwa, FIR Lodged

By Kashif Kakvi Bhopal: A house and an auto-rickshaw of two Muslim families were set on fire in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa district on Thursday night,...

Hindu men burn houses of Muslims after threatening them to vacate area

Houses of two Muslim families were sent on fire after a Hindu man and his companions threatened them to vacate the village saying that...

Bajrang Dal workers assault, drag Muslim man off train for travelling with Hindu woman in Madhya Pradesh

A Muslim man and a Hindu woman travelling together were forcibly taken off an Ajmer-bound train by Bajrang Dal workers, according to several media...

Karnataka: Hindutva Group Members ‘Kill’ Muslim Man Hours After Giving Anti-Muslim Speech

By Rabia Shireen Bengaluru: Sameer Subhansaab Shahpur (20) and his friend Shamseer Khan Pathan (22), were going to a barber shop on a bike when they...

Hindu extremists in India are stepping up rhetoric with calls to kill Muslims

India’s Supreme Court has said it will investigate after complaints that Hindu nationalist leaders called on followers to take up arms against the country’s...

Killing the Truth: the case of Gauri Lankesh

Gauri Lankesh, a high-profile journalist and activist who spoke out against the rise of right-wing Hindu extremism and stood up for India’s marginalised people,...

Hindu extremists in India escalate rhetoric with calls to kill Muslims

By Anagha Subhash Nair and Ananta Agarwal India’s Supreme Court says it will investigate after complaints that Hindu nationalist leaders called on followers to take up arms against the country’s Muslim...