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POLITICS

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Mahatma Gandhi, Sadhvi pragya, Nathuram Godse

Talking of a Mahatma: Gandhi remains at the centre of fire during India's 2019 elections

Decades after his assassination, Mahatma Gandhi's memory is under attack again. This time, by a candidate aspiring to be in India's Parliament, no less. Can there be a cause for greater shame?

POLITICS

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Religious Extremism, Hindutva, Nathuram Godse, Hindu terror

Nathuram Godse was an assassin, not terrorist. Hindu terror is a fake monster

‘Hindu terror’ is a fiend invented by those who want to delegitimise Hindus from seeking and holding on to power in India.

POLITICS

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Terrorists, Nathuram Godse, Narendra Modi, Hindu terror

His name isn't Khan. But he may be a terrorist: If Narendra Modi feels Hindus can’t be terrorists, here's why he's wrong

Godse was a Maharashtrian Brahmin. Indira Gandhi’s assassins were Sikhs. Several terrorist attacks have been carried out by non-Muslims. Then why is one community singled out for the insult?

POLITICS

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Ramayana, Ravana, Nathuram Godse, RSS

Hindu Mahasabha is scripting Mahatma Gandhi as a modern-day Ravana. Is Nathuram Godse the new Ram?

Hindu Mahasabha leaders recently 'shot' an effigy of Mahatma Gandhi and celebrated his 'death'. None of their senior leaders rejected such behaviour. It is with exactly such propaganda that they wish to change the moral fabric of India.

VARIETY

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Mahatma Gandhi's assassination, Social Media, Nathuram Godse, Mahatma Gandhi

'First victim of terrorism in independent India': Twitter users pay Gandhi a tribute, 70 years after Godse shot him dead

Is Mahatma only alive on our currency notes?

VARIETY

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BJP, Congress, RSS, Assassination

Revealing Mahatma Gandhi's murderer Nathuram Godse's ties with RSS

[Book extract] 'I have worked for several years in RSS and subsequently joined the HMS [Hindu Maha Sabha] and volunteered myself as a soldier under its pan-Hindu flag'

VARIETY

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Hindutva, VD Savarkar, Mahatma Gandhi's assassination, Nathuram Godse

Like Savarkar to Godse, how Indian right wing is killing Gandhi all over again

Through their daily incantations of violence against the minorities and seculars, the Hindutva apparatchiks are replaying the 70-year-old assassination.

POLITICS

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RSS, VD Savarkar, Nathuram Godse, Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

Amicus curiae tells SC only Godse murdered Gandhi. Will conspiracy theories end?

Those trying to prove otherwise have a long-standing project of resurrecting the ghost of Savarkar.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Abhinav Bharat, Gandhi assassination probe, Nathuram Godse, Mahatma Gandhi

SC appointing amicus curiae to 're-probe' Gandhi's murder is a sign of the times

The petitioner seeking 'reinvestigation' into the 1948 point-blank assassination by Godse is a trustee of Abhinav Bharat.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  8-minute read
Modi government, Nathuram Godse, Gandhi, Amit Malviya

Amit Malviya justifying Gandhi's murder is BJP betraying its Sangh legacy

The party's IT cell head’s 2015 tweet was about Hindutva blossoming into what Savarkar and Golwalkar had wanted it to be.