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Pakistan: Problems in Purifying the 'Land of the Pure'
Ani News

`Jinnah wanted Hindus, Muslims in Pakistan to be like Roman Ca...

New Delhi: Pakistan was carved out of the Indian subcontinent in 1947 apparently to `protect` the largest religious minority, and its first Governor General Mohammed Ali Jinnah, assured that it would be a secular Muslim majority state. Farhanaz ..., 3 weeks ago

Hindutva Pranks And Scientific Cranks

At the Science Congress in Mysore, a scientist claims Shiva is the world's greatest environmentalist. Such claims remind us of the unscientific atmosphere propagated in Pakistan in the 1970s. Photo: AFP In his book Desperately Seeking ...
 Tehelka1 month ago

Sruthisagar Yamunan: Taming bulls, maiming rights

As the harvest festival of Pongal approaches in Tamil Nadu, the clamour for legitimising the brutal sport, jallikattu, has grown louder yet again. The pressure this time includes the added weight of the political context, with Tamil tradition and ...
 The Gulf Today1 month ago
The Hindu

A history of violence

A searing look at gender power struggles in free India Beyond Partition examines the modalities of gendered violence and its representation in post-Independence India through analyses of various kinds of texts — literary, theatrical, oral, and ...
 The Hindu21 hours ago

In a name's name, an ideological, silly war

The Independent editor's argument that both the names, Mumbai and Bombay, can be used interchangeably is valid, the logic that he provides to substantiate his argument, is puzzling and difficult to defend Announcing the newspaper's decision to ...
 New Delhi Pioneer22 hours ago
Business Recorder

8 Celebrities Who Converted to Islam

Home » Arts & Leisure » Lifestyle Thursday, 11 February 2016 14:00 Posted by Madiha Shakeel A.R. RAHMAN (ALLAH-RAKHA RAHMAN): Known for his remarkable music compositions, the legendary Indian music producer/singer/songwriter was born, in ...
 Business Recorder2 days ago
Counter Currents

Of Rohith Vemula And Yashica Dutt : Dalit Identity Assertion As An Instrument Of Resistance While the nation is aflame and furious, against the inhumane persecution caused by brahminical system prevalent in our public institutions leading to suicide of Rohith Vemula , the coverage of Yashica Dutt's revelation as Dalit ...
 Counter Currents6 days ago

Modi at Home and Abroad

What the Prime Minister should do to decouple his own image from that of Donald Trump There must be days when Narendra Modi wishes he could dust down the now famous hologram machine that transported his image across India during his whirlwind ...
 Open1 week ago
Mumbai Mirror

A dalit death by a thousand cuts

Kalindi, protagonist of Brahmankanya (Brahmin's Daughter), who did not inherit her father's caste By Shanta Gokhale Rohith Vemula's suicide has taken from us a bright young idealistic man, a man pushed to the brink by a society in which social ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 week ago

Purifying the pure

Pakistan may have been created in the name of Islam but roughly one-fourth of its population on the eve of Partition from India was non-Muslim. That number stands at an alarmingly paltry 3% now. Pakistan has come perilously close to becoming a ...
 The Friday Times2 weeks ago
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