VOICES

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Hindutva, Muslims, Lynchings, Junaid Khan

Junaid Khan lynching: Yes, it is in my name

This is a piece of fiction but I deserve no mercy. We are all guilty by association.

VOICES

 |   Long-form
Pakistan, India, Jammu, Kashmir

It is the Kashmiri who has turned anti-Kashmir

Kashmiriyat might be breathing feebly its last in individuals, but collectively it has died a gory death.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
J&K Sports Council, Kashmir, International Yoga Day

Why this Kashmiri coach feels yoga can bring peace to Valley

Shabbir Ahmad has trained over 100 students who in turn have become coaches and have spread the benefits of yoga throughout Kashmir.

VOICES

 |  2-minute read

VOICES

 |  2-minute read
Lynch mobs, Nowhatta, Junaid Khan, Not In My Name

Not In My Name: We can't stand in silence and let them lynch and rape

At the cusp of losing our freedom which we fought for, together, as one people, it's time for us to speak out.

VOICES

 |  Breaking Views |  4-minute read
Hindutva, BJP, Narendra Modi, Lynchings

Truth behind those killers who lynched Junaid Khan

With every lynching, the echo chamber becomes louder: New excuses are found to justify the violence.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
20 years of Harry Potter, Harry Potter

20 years on, how I imagine the world looks to Harry Potter

That lightning-shaped scar on his forehead that we all shared hasn't hurt in years. But it still has tales to tell.

VOICES

 |  3-minute read
Cow protection, Hindutva, Gau Rakshak, Economy

How the Indian cow went from holy to capitalist

The bovine animal determines economics and trade patterns, social development as well as contours of cultural assimilation.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read

VOICES

 |   Long-form
Multiculturalism, Enoch Powell, London, Finsbury Park attack

The spate of London attacks and rivers of blood

Multiculturalism as we know it in practice is a double-edged sword.