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POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Minorities, Muslims, President, United States

Sad India needs Barack Obama to tell us to ‘cherish and nurture’ our Muslims

The 44th President of the United States reiterated his advice from his 2015 Republic Day speech, but things have worsened since then.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Fundamentalism, Muslims, Vande Mataram, Democracy

I'm an Indian Muslim and I'm proud to sing Vande Mataram

The national song is one that has a universal appeal for all Indians irrespective of caste, creed and faith.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Christians, Muslims, Hindus, Religious minorities

I'm a religious minority in India. My advice to everyone like me

The worst disservice minorities can do to themselves is to shrink into victimhood.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Muslims, Hate crimes, Dalits, Lynching

Karwan-e-Mohabbat: A Dalit's fight for dignity in Gujarat bodes well for all of us

Dispatches of Harsh Mander who is on a journey across India to raise awareness about lynchings.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Hate Crime, Gau Rakshaks, Lynchings, Cow Vigilantism

Karwan-e-Mohabbat: When lynch mob killed a young Hindu man mistaken to be Muslim

Dispatches of Harsh Mander who is on a journey across India to raise awareness about lynchings.

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Sunni, Shia, Muslims, Prophet Muhammad

How interpretation of the word maula caused the Shia-Sunni schism

Dispute over whether Ali was declared 'wali' which means friend or 'khalifa' which means successor persists.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Hate crimes, Minority, Muslims, Hamid Ansari

Plight of Indian Muslims: What we can learn from APJ Kalam and not Hamid Ansari

Can Modi succeed where Mahatma Gandhi or rest of the world has failed in making Muslims feel less insecure?

POLITICS

 |  Between the Lines  |  5-minute read
Marriages, Hindus, Muslims, Triple Talaq case

Why triple talaq verdict won't change much for the Muslim women

The debate needs to shift to women abandoned by husbands, without a legal divorce, among all religious communities.