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POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Hindutva, BJP, Ayodhya, Faizabad

The BJP’s renaming of Muslim heritage places is just hollow politics

By making Faizabad Ayodhya, the Sangh wants to emphasise ‘Hindu glory’ and ‘Muslim otherness’. But it will ignore broken roads, crowded hospitals and lack of schools.

VOICES

 |  Right foot forward  |  7-minute read
Sabarimala, Rahul Gandhi, Hindutva, Lok Sabha election 2019

Ram Mandir, Sabarimala, Nehru Museum: How the war is now between 'my saffron' and 'your saffron'

Rahul Gandhi faces a challenge as he wants to don the mantle of a champion of women’s empowerment and 'janeudhari Brahmin' at the same time.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Ayodhya, Hindutva, Babri Masjid, Ram Temple

Why the Ram temple issue has been raised ahead of 2019 general elections

No political party has any real issues to raise before the electorate for votes.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
BJP, Hindutva, Mohan Bhagwat, Rss conclave

The RSS invited everyone to its conclave. Why didn’t the critics turn up?

Before believing allegations against the RSS, we should hear what the organisation has to say about itself.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Hindutva, BJP, Congress, Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

Why Congress is taking soft Hindutva stand ahead of Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

Does the Congress think this will bring right-wing Hindu voters under its fold? No, Congressmen are not that naïve.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Hindutva, Kb hedgewar, RSS, Mohan Bhagwat

How RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has taken a more accommodative approach towards 'the others'

The sarsanghchalak said those who oppose the organisation also 'belong to us'.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Islamic fundamentalism, Tablighi jamaat, Hindutva, Sanatan Sanstha

Why the call for ban on Sanatan Sanstha is pure hypocrisy

All that the organisation, accused of spreading terrorism, does is preach the ancient brand of Hinduism.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Hindutva, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Congress

How Congress and BJP are fighting it out for the Hindu vote

While neighbouring China has already become the second superpower in the world, we are still grappling with Ram Mandir, ghar wapsi and cow protection.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Hindutva, Poll plank, BJP, Lok Sabha 2019

BJP will have to play its Hindutva card very deftly in the run-up to 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Attempts to overplay the Hindutva agenda could backfire as it will be taken as a sign of the party’s failure in governance.