V D Savarkar
India  /  Published 14.10.21

Savarkar claim triggers outrage

The documents that Rajnath and others with a similar view rely on were a reply from Gandhi on January 25, 1920, to a message from Savarkar’s brother N.D. Savarkar, and an article titled “S...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 27.09.21

Too toxic: Saffronization of curriculum

Kannur University recently decided to not include some of the works of V.D. Savarkar and M.S. Golwalkar in the post-graduate course in governance and politics following the recommendations of a commit...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 17.09.21

Kannur varsity pause on Savarkar

Kannur University vice-chancellor Gopinath Ravindran on Thursday said portions of books of RSS leader M.S. Golwalkar and Hindu Mahasabha leader V.D. Savarkar would not be taught immediately as part of...
By PTI in Kannur

India  /  Published 11.09.21

‘Saffronisation’ cry in Kerala varsity

Inclusion of books written by Hindutva icons such as V.D. Savarkar and M.S. Golwalkar triggered massive protests at Kannur University in Kerala on Friday as student unions alleged saffronisation of th...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 03.09.21

Centralization in unversities

Centralization, ironically, seems to be the flavour of the season in a country whose prime minister has, on several occasions, loftily claimed that his regime stands for ‘minimum government, max...
By The Editorial Board


India  /  Published 29.08.21

DU: Nehru out, Savarkar in

The Delhi University vice-chancellor is poised to acquire the sole authority to name new colleges and centres established under the varsity after any member of an approved list of personalities that i...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.03.21

Paper trail: New UGC history course

It is getting predictable — the intellectual, ethical and professional surrender of various institutions to the agenda of the party in power at the Centre. The University Grants Commission has p...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 22.08.19

What drove Savarkar to Hindutva

Savarkar had entered the Cellular Jail a passionate promoter of Hindu–Muslim amity, having, among other things, lavished fulsome praise on the Muslim heroes of 1857 such as Awadh ruler Wajid Ali and...
By Vaibhav Purandare

Books  /  Published 30.09.19

The Savarkar revival

The gesture comes at a time when relations between India and Pakistan have soured over the withdrawal of special status to Jammu and Kashmir by the Narendra Modi-led government. Pakistan Prime Mi...
By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan

India  /  Published 29.05.19

Lata remembers ‘patriot’ Savarkar

Lata Mangeshkar on Tuesday saluted V.D. Savarkar, the Hindu Mahasabha leader, on his 136th birth anniversary and said people opposing him did not know what a great patriot he was. “Namaskar. Aaj Swa...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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