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Biggest school in chopda town: Urdu school run by Gujarati Hin...

Visitors to Chopda, a dusty town in Jalgaon district 420 km north of Mumbai would, be surprised to see, in contrast to the rising polarisation seen in education, that it is home to a decades-old Urdu school run by devout Hindus. The school, ... Yahoo! India, 1 week ago

How 'Bharat Mata' became the code word for a theocratic Hindu state

In 1905, Gujarati politician and writer KM Munshi asked Aurobindo Ghosh a question that has become a vital a century later: How can one become patriotic? Ghosh one of the fathers of Hindu nationalism replied with an answer that is especially ...
 Kashmir Observer1 month ago
DNA India

Cow in Gujarat gets a wedding worth Rs 18 lakhs

In a quirky yet different attempt to spread the message of protecting cows, a group in Bhavnagar Kotiya village in Gujarat conducted a lavish wedding for 'Poonam' the cow and 'Arjun' the bull. More than 300 guests, including the 'relatives' of ...
 DNA India1 month ago Gujarat: 'Bride' cow wears gold jewellery, red saree in lavish bovine wedding  Ani News1 month ago Gujarat: Bride cow wears gold jewellery, red saree in lavish bovine wedding  Siasat Daily1 month ago

Prohibition will fail in Bihar as it has in Gujarat

'Its three primary effects are to send the alcohol economy underground (depriving the state of revenue), to criminalise the casual drinker and to criminalise the police.' In America in the 1920s prohibition produced big Mafia gang leaders like Al Capone, who corrupted the police in cities like Chicago. In Gujarat, which has prohibition for decades, alcohol is freely available because the police has been compromised at every level,' says Aakar Patel.   The famous sociologist M N Srinivas ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

The iron hold of sanskriti in Indian life

Upper-caste Hindus reject any culture that does not come from Sanskrit and accept only those that adapt themselves to their existing idea of culture North Indians find south Indian languages funny. Growing up, we referred to the way Madrasis spoke ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
DNA India

Ambedkar Jayanti: How BR Ambedkar wanted to annihilate caste (Essay Excerpt)

BR Ambedkar had been asked by the Jat-Pat Todak Mondal (Society for the Abolition of Caste System), a Hindu reformist group to address the annual conference and speak about the ill-effects of caste in Hindu society. When he sent his speech, titled ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
Businessworld India

Ambedkar Attacked 'Brahmanic Hinduism'

Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, whose 125th birth anniversary falls on April 14, has emerged as India's most revered leader especially during the last two decades Photo Credit : PTI, Font size -16+ Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, whose 125th birth ...
 Businessworld India2 weeks ago Ambedkar: An icon  Day After India2 weeks ago Ambedkar, an icon no party can afford to ignore  ProKerala.com2 weeks ago The icon no party can afford to ignore  Millennium Post2 weeks ago

'Encounter cop' DG Vanzara gets hero's welcome in Gujarat; vows to work for development

Ahmedabad, April 9: DG Vanzara, the 1987-batch IPS officer who was arrested in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case in 2007, returned home on Friday amid a rousing welcome. He was also arrested as an accused in Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat ...
 Oneindia3 weeks ago

Don't trust the Congress to do the right thing

The party has surrendered its principles and is opportunistically ganging up with Hindutvawadis against Muslims and spreading anti-Pakistan sentiment It seems to me that Rahul Gandhi's Congress is showing itself incapable of doing the right thing.
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago

PM accused of racial profiling in letters to London voters

Guardian News and Media/London The prime minister has been criticised for sending out letters targeted at London's Gujarati Hindu and Punjabi Sikh voters, calling on them to back the Conservative mayoral candidate, Zac Goldsmith. The letters ...
 Gulf Times1 month ago Sadiq Khan accuses prime minister of racially profiling Londoners in row over mayoral campaign tactics  ITV.com1 month ago
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