Intolerance

OPEN TO OPINION

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Justin Trudeau, Canada election, 1984 riots, Attacks on minorities

Why Canada's PM hopeful Jagmeet Singh is a bitter critic of Modi government

The Sikh leader has repeatedly spoken out against attacks on minorities in India.

VARIETY

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VARIETY

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Intolerance, Indian Muslims, Hamid Ansari

Trolling Hamid Ansari is shameful

The outgoing two-term vice-president of India put his finger on the pulse when he mentioned the ‘unease’ that many feel in this day and age.

POLITICS

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Intolerance, UN Membership, Mukul Rohatgi, United Nations

When Modi govt mocked itself at UN by calling India a minority-friendly democracy

State repression shows that no layer of rhetoric, Digital India to Beti Bachao, can cover the ugly bigotry playing out in the country.

POLITICS

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Gurmehar Kaur, Ramjas Row, Intolerance

Why India's 'basket of deplorables' loves to hate Modi

The real target of DU students protests against 'stifling of dissent' is the growing ascendancy of BJP that threatens the established order.

VARIETY

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Intolerance, Cinema, Om Puri, Twitter Trolls

Why some Twitter trolls are celebrating Om Puri's death

Anybody who is even slightly critical of the government or has a different opinion receives a scathing response.

POLITICS

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Intolerance, Ramnath Goenka Awards

Creative intolerance over Modi at Ramnath Goenka awards ceremony

By boycotting the Indian Express event because of the prime minister, Akshaya Mukul has sacrificed journalistic neutrality.

VARIETY

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Intolerance, Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan detained at US airport, Pokémon Go to the rescue

'Patriotic' trolls on social media threw up some bizarre reactions about the 'intolerance' shown by immigration officials.

ART & CULTURE

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Intolerance, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan

Why SRK won't condemn Salman Khan's rape analogy

Is his reticence a direct fallout of the backlash he and his films faced about the intolerance debate in 2015?

POLITICS

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Intolerance, Pakistani Hindus, Pakistan

Everyday realities of Hindus in Pakistan

How can the first citizens of the soil be asked not to perform rituals on the land of their forbears?