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Gul Panag chased away in Varanasi

AAP leader Gul Panag and MTV VJ Raghu of Roadies fame were on Friday allegedly manhandled inside the Banaras Hindu University campus here after a scuffle broke out between Aam Aadmi Party supporters and a group of students allegedly belonging to BJP's student ... Sify, 2 months ago

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'Modi has come to Benares to forward the Hindutva agenda'

'Benares has always encouraged healthy debate where disagreement and dissent was never frowned upon. Today, the people are faced with a situation where a political opponent is not being allowed to give election speeches and is being physically attacked.' 'We are going to hand over power to a person who has a reputation of being dictatorial, who does not brook dissent and is known to be vindictive to his opponents,' author Kashinath Singh tells contributor Anita Katyal. Well-known ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

New World Symphony From Benares

Illustration by Sorit Having bucked the fate of liberal democracies elsewhere in the world, India has belatedly gone conservative. In the last forty years, Western democracies have witnessed the steady erosion of voter participation and the ...
 Outlook India1 month ago

Benares: Karma, Destiny and Freewill!

than a hundred names, Benares has a boundless range of facets as well. UTTAM SINHA and MANOJ KUMAR MISHRA demostrate how the cultural, the literary, the historical and the political, all merge in this dynamic and fascinating city As you trudge ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago

Varanasi's Muslims: Split between neta and ajooba

Although Muslims in Varanasi are clearly disconcerted by Narendra Modi's Hindutva agenda and are fearful of the future, they believe his emergence on the national political stage will not disturb the famous 'Ganga-Jamuni Tehzeeb'Anita Katyal/ taps into the Muslim sentiment in Varanasi. Even as Narendra Modi appears likely to win the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat, there is palpable apprehension among Muslims in the city who are not sure what the Gujarat strongman's victory will mean for ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Banaras Convention for a plural and inclusive culture next month

18 July 2014: Varanasi, one of the oldest and continuously inhabited cities in the world is known also as Banaras or Kashi and incorporates the different school of thoughts, religions which makes it the centre of attraction among people across the ...
 Milli Gazette8 hours ago

An alternative approach to cleaning up the Ganga

Bharat Dogra Thanks partly to the crucial role of Varanasi in the elections, the subject of controlling pollution in the Ganga has received renewed emphasis. This is likely to be a priority for the new government led by Narendra Modi. This may be ...
 The Statesman2 days ago

A historic journey

One hundred years of service of an institution for the cause of higher education in a perennially drought-prone region is in itself a great feat, but to serve with such commitment to live up to the aspirations of the founder, braving every hurdle in ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

When maths and Hindi added to theatre

When I joined the Mahatma Gandhi (MG) College for the intermediate course in 1949, its new campus at Kesavadasapuram had not become full-fledged. While the arts section was on the new campus, we, science students, continued to study on its old ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Traditional art cries for attention

"Patronage to Harikatha is on the decline. Some of the Bhagawatars are more concerned about sambhavana/dakshina rather than spreading bhakti (devotion) among masses," says Nemani Nagalakshmi Bhagawatarini, a Harikatha exponent based at ...
 The Hindu6 days ago
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