Hindutva

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VOICES

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General Elections 2019, Hindutva, Secularism, Modi government

What Narendra Modi's Hindutva overdose did to India

Faced with a polarised electorate, 'secularism' will remain a no-go zone for the political establishment - even for the Congress, which has been using 'soft Hindutva'.

VOICES

 |   Long-form
Narendra Modi, Secularism, Hindutva, Rahul Gandhi

In today's Mahabharata, who would Rahul Gandhi's Krishna be?

When you go up against those who are mighty, you need a guide, an adviser, a well-intended friend beside you.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
BJP, Narendra Modi, Hindutva, Hindu Rashtra

How Modi's India is fast resembling Hitler's Nazi Germany

[Book extract] In the name of Hindutva and Hindu Rashtra, the rule of law is made to disappear and mob violence prevails

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Karnataka polls, Rahul Gandhi, Hindutva, Kathua

Congress' soft Hindutva doesn't pay — again

#KarnatakaPolls show 'grand old party' making grand old mistake — and getting punished for it.

POLITICS

 |  Rough Cut  |  3-minute read
Karnataka, BJP, Hindutva, Narendra Modi

Please, Hanuman is rarely angry

The face has emerged as a symbol of a more assertive, aggressive Hindutva.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
2019 general elections, Hindutva, Simulacrum, Narendra Modi

How Prime Minister Narendra Modi is waging a war on reality

India is facing grave challenges in all spheres, but Right propaganda projects several holograms to keep up the morale of the cadres and the devotees.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar, Hindutva, Namaz

Namaz disruptions to tomb being converted into temple in Delhi NCR — bigotry is hitting too close to home

Now, even the act of praying seems to have become a provocation for saffron bullies.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, Karnataka Assembly polls, Hanuman, Hindutva

Why an 'angry Hanuman' is making Modi happy ahead of Karnataka elections

The prime minister has praised Karan Acharya and called his art the 'pride of Mangaluru'.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Maharashtra, Hindutva, Bhima Koregaon, Dalit teen's death

Bhima Koregaon violence and death of a Dalit teen: What happened to Pooja Sakat?

Reports about the 19-year-old's mysterious death did appear in the media, but nobody took to the streets for her, nobody ran hashtags.