Hindu Rashtra
Opinion  /  Published 18.02.20

Take flight

Sir — A recent report on bird population has revealed that the count of the house sparrow, the Indian peafowl and certain other avian species in India has increased (“50 bird species dwindle, spar...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.20

On the brink of fascism

India today is teetering on the brink of a fascist State. Until now we have had fascist elements occupying positions of power in a democratic State, but the tendency to push it in the direction of a f...
By Prabhat Patnaik in

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.19

The year of bitter fruit

“Ye daagh-daagh ujala, ye shab-ghazeeda seher/ Wo intezaar thha jiska, ye wo seher to nahin (This stained pitted light, this night-bitten dawn/ That we were waiting for, this is not that morning)....
By Sankarshan Thakur in

India  /  Published 19.12.19

Hostel bias protesters strike at ‘Hindu ideal’

A students’ group campaigning against “evening curfews” imposed by women’s hostels joined the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizenship on Thurs...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.19

Calcutta's fight to protect secularism

Tens of thousands of people hit the streets in Calcutta on Wednesday to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens. The processions came like waves through lanes and...
By Subhankar Chowdhury, Subhajoy Roy and Jhinuk Mazumdar in

India  /  Published 17.12.19

‘CAA-NRC a road to Hindu Rashtra’

Neeti Nair, associate professor of South Asian history at the University of Virginia in the US, tells G.S. Mudur of The Telegraph that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citi...
By G.S. Mudur in

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Students stand by BHU professor

Dozens of Banaras Hindu University students as well as social activists and artistes of Varanasi have expressed solidarity with assistant professor of Sanskrit Feroze Khan and condemned the “anti-co...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 22.10.19

The BJP has a rather strange notion of facts

A lot of history is about fights — in the subject-matter as also over the perception of it. One of the joys of history is that it can be rewritten when new evidence comes to hand or new connections ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 20.10.19

Shah’s Savarkar claim tests govt Lok Sabha stand

Home minister Amit Shah’s recent statement praising Hindu Rashtra proponent Vinayak Damodar Savarkar for being the first to describe the 1857 revolt as India’s first war of independence appears co...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.10.19

Lynching alien to Bharat: RSS

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday said the concept of lynching was “alien to Bharat” and was being used to defame the “country and the entire Hindu society”.Speaking at the annual Dussehra ce...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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