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'Hinduism has been failed by seculars and the right-wing'

'The real danger in India right now is that identity politics is being stoked in extremely dangerous ways.' 'The narrative you get about churches in the mainstream Indian media and the narrative......

Assam: BJP out to saffronise volatile Bodo heartland

Twenty odd important political figures and civil society leaders from Assam’s conflicts-ridden Bodo heartland have joined Bharatiya Janata Party that has started its 'Mission Bodoland' with......

In Vanita, US trusts: Desi picked as acting attorney general

'Vanita Gupta is the greatest civil rights lawyer of her generation.' Praise came flying in from all corners after Vanita Gupta is appointed as the acting US Assistant Attorney General for Civil......

When social activists become politicians

Is politics gaining at the expense of civil society? Mayank Mishra analysesThe choice before social activist Medha Patkar and her National Alliance of People's Movements was not easy. She and other......

'Kejriwal is not wrong, but is this the right method of realising that objective?'

'Indian politics has had three-and-a-half master narratives -- secular nationalism, Hindu nationalism, justice for lower castes and regionalism. The AAP seeks to go beyond that. Therein lies its......

Binayak Sen named on Plan panel board

The Plan panel on Wednesday said it has appointed civil rights activist Binayak Sen, convicted for sedition, on the board of one of its steering committees to give input for 12th Plan (2012-17) on......

Australians: World's most prosperous people

Australians are the most prosperous people in the world, enjoying good health, freedom of choice, political liberty, civil rights and high income, a new study has revealed.Ranking countries on the......

Not a single scandal, is this not Achche Din, asks Modi

'Our future focus will be on women, farmers, the urban poor and on employment.' Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed confidence that reforms measures like the Goods and Services Tax......

Civil servants should be fearless, says Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said civil servants need to be fearless in decision making and understand government policies, while keeping distance from ‘political thicket’.......

'Passage of the land bill is essential'

'The land bill has been drafted very carefully and is fair to all sides.' 'Whatever the finance ministry is doing isn't bad.' 'Industrialisation is very important for the growth of any country and......

The Indian and Pakistani behind one of 2015's most important films

Hemal Trivedi, a Hindu filmmaker originally from India, and Mohammed Ali Naqvi, a Muslim from Pakistan, made one of this year's most talked about films. One of the most talked about films at this......

'People know me for my films; nobody knows me beyond that'

'Ajay Devgn is a very good person. It was rumoured that he was upset with me because of his role in Raajneeti. That is not true.' 'My marriage to Deepti (Naval) did not work out. I have no idea......

Heysel 1985: Football's forgotten tragedy remembered

On May 29, 1985, an hour before the start of the European Cup (now Champions League) final between Juventus and Liverpool at the Heysel Stadium, in Brussels (Belgium), a large group of fans of the......
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Resisting erasure

Anuraj Singh's film Punjab 1984 does not baulk from portraying police lawlessness. Indian cinema avoids traversing wrenching and traumatic... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/magazine/barefoot-resisting-erasure/article7264367.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
After ruling for 60 years, Congress has suddenly remembered the poor, says Modi

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an interview to ANI, said the opposition alleging that his government is a 'suit-boot ki sarkaar' is... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150530/nation-current-affairs/article/transcript-prime-minister-narendra-modis-interview
Protest in Delhi seeking arrest of culprits

Maulana Mahmood Madani meeting the family members of a victim of a family between two communities at village Atali near Ballabhgarh in Faridabad.... ...

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Burundi election body's vice president has fled country

Spes-Caritas Ndironkeye left the central African nation on a flight for neighboring Rwanda on Friday evening, the news agency AFP reported. An... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/burundi-election-bodys-vice-president-has-fled-country/ar-BBkpOwy?srcref=rss
2 biggest reasons why AFSPA's not being removed in J&K

Srinagar: Following the decision of the Tripura government to revoke the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) after 18 years, similar demands... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/unrelenting-bjp-and-volatile-loc-2-biggest-reasons-why-afspas-not-being-removed-in-jk-2271068.html

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