India  /  Published 09.08.22

SC leaves minority decision to states

The Supreme Court on Monday said the question of considering Hindus as minorities in certain states can be addressed only on the basis of the overall population in a state, not in each district. The ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.22

Hate FIR on Bajrang Dal leader

A Bajrang Dal leader in Bihar has been accused of brutally assaulting minority community members seeking alms. The police have registered an FIR against Vaishali district Bajrang Dal president Veer K...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.22

The pandemic in a new light

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused unimaginable chaos throughout the world. It has witnessed a significant churning in social, political and economic realms. Can the pandemic be considered a breakthroug...
By Prabodhan Pol

North East  /  Published 02.06.22

Student body seeks judicial probe into arson

The All Assam Minorities Students’ Union (AAMSU) on Wednesday moved Gauhati High Court, seeking a judicial inquiry into the Batadraba police station burning case triggered by an alleged custodia...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 10.05.22

Minorities: SC asks govt to act

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said the issue of identification of minorities, including Hindus, at the state level needs a resolution and observed that taking different stands doesn't help. In sup...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 30.04.22

Attack on Sikhs: Centre urged

The National Commission for Minorities on Friday has urged the Ministry of External Affairs to raise with the US the issue of attack on Sikh persons there and ensure that appropriate steps are taken t...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.22

Precious text: Constitution

The Constitution, Rahul Gandhi pointed out recently while speaking at a book launch, should ideally be a “weapon” in the hands of the citizens of India. But — Mr Gandhi would agree &...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 08.04.22

Minority panel lens on Delhi meat ban

Srinagar: Army firing on worshippers at a mosque in Handwara following an altercation over soldiers filming the congregation left two persons injured on Thursday. Worshippers gathered at Jamia Mosque...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.01.22

Warning on violence on minorities

A group of writers, academics, lawyers, scientists and rights activists has expressed concern at the “deteriorating governance and the frequent violence against religious minorities” in Ka...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Books  /  Published 21.01.22

Reform as revolution

Book name: Gendering Minorities: Muslim Women and the Politics of Modernity Author: By Sherin B.S., Publisher, Price: Orient BlackSwan, Rs 615 Women are by no means a homogenous group. There is no ...
By Aaliya Waziri


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