Communal Harmony
Entertainment  /  Published 23.04.22

'Bhagwan aur Khuda' rocks social media

But at a time when communal incidents have been reported in states like Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and national capital New Delhi, the poem is once again finding resonance among the social media users, ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

News  /  Published 23.04.22

Interfaith iftar at Bishop’s house to promote unity

An interfaith iftar to know, respect and stand in support of each other was held at the Bishop’s House on Friday evening with representatives of various religions. Interfaith programmes promote...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Rally calls for unity on Poila Baisakh

“Bengal is not one-dimensional. Like a large river fed by tributaries, the Bengali way of life, as we know it now, has been enriched by several cultures. We must preserve that plural culture aga...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Colours of communal harmony

The matka-breaking ceremony, a popular tradition in western and northern India during Holi, will become an annual event in Baisakhi Abasan. On the day of Holi, a matka, or an earthen pot, was filled ...
By Debasmita Bhattacharjee in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 07.04.22

Ramazan mirrors friendly spirit of Kolkata in face of divisiveness

The imam of Nakhoda mosque, Shafique Qasmi, said the message of Ramazan, universal brotherhood, was the need of the hour in India and all over the world. “The spirit of Zakaria Street or Kolkat...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.22

Call to protect heritage of love

The newly elected Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity, Sister Mary Joseph, on Saturday spoke of the importance of communal harmony, the right to wear the hijab, nuns choosing to work in wa...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 04.03.22

Religious leaders call for peace and love

A country torn apart by communal fissures needs religious leaders more badly than ever, said members of an interfaith organisation. A forum of leaders from different religions have come together to p...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 03.03.22

Opposition slams Nitish over law and order

The Opposition slammed chief minister Nitish Kumar in the Bihar Legislative Assembly on Wednesday over the ongoing attempts by the BJP to destroy communal harmony in the state and asked why he was kee...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.22

Minorities in India being deprived of social justice, says Father Franklin Menezes

Communal amity and rights of minorities are central to a just and equitable society and the trampling of both does not bode well for India, a group of religious leaders told a symposium in the city on...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 29.01.22

Politics and play | Gandhi versus Hindutva

In April 1915, a few months after he had returned to India from South Africa, Mohandas K. Gandhi was in Delhi, where he addressed an audience of students at St Stephen’s College. To an audience ...
By Ramachandra Guha


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