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    Sparkling people, a spiritless opposition

    | Updated at 10:08pm on January 15, 2020

    THE long wall along the Jamia Millia Islamia University in Delhi is plastered with posters affirming Hindu-Muslim unity, portraits of Bhagat Singh and Bhim Rao...

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    Saraswati Puja on Jan 30

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:10am on January 04, 2020

    Saraswati Puja, one of the biggest religious festivals of the Hindu community, would be celebrated across Bangladesh on January 30. The decision was taken at...

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    No spiritual citizenship to Shudras, no national citizenship to Muslims

    Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd | Updated at 12:00am on December 27, 2019

    THE Hindutva, a political child of the Brahminic Hindu religion, denied spiritual citizenship to Shudras historically. Now it has decided to deny national citizenship to...

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    Protests swell in India

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:41am on December 23, 2019

    Prime minister Narendra Modi sought Sunday to reassure India’s Muslims as a wave of deadly protests against a new citizenship law put his Hindu nationalist...

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    The rape of India’s soul

    Jayati Ghosh | Updated at 12:00am on December 20, 2019

    INJUSTICE, discrimination and violence are hardly unheard of in India. But today, they are being normalised, enabled and even encouraged by the state, which is...

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    India's Hindu nationalist trajectory under Modi

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi, India | Updated at 11:20pm on December 16, 2019

    India's new citizenship law has stoked fears that prime minister Narendra Modi wants to remould the world's largest democracy as a Hindu nation, undermining the...

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    From the rubble of Ayodhya

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    ‘MAT ranja kar kasu ko ki apney to etiqaad | Dil dhaae ke jo kaaba banaaya to kya hua’ (‘A house of worship on the...

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    India’s secular credentials in doubt

    M Serajul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2019

    MAHATMA Gandhi, the apostle of non-violence, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister and their colleagues in the Congress placed their implicit faith primarily in...

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    Indian Muslims to pursue review of Hindu temple site ruling

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 01:24am on November 18, 2019

    An Indian Muslim group said on Sunday it would file a petition in the Supreme Court asking for a review of a ruling that awarded...

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    A community in a daze

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2019

    YOUR Lordships have turned upon a community in a daze. Altaf Hussain Hali’s verse comes to mind: ‘Kisi bekus ko ai bedad gar mara to...