Shehzad Poonawalla
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Formerly served with ministry of parliamentary affairs, Govt of India. He is a lawyer, civil rights activist and a Congress party supporter. Views are personal.

VOICES

 |   8-minute read

How PM Modi and RSS can show they truly condemn mob lynching

The government should walk the talk against vigilantism by enacting an anti-lynching law - Masuka.

VOICES

 |   9-minute read

Why Tejashwi Yadav is the real winner despite losing the trust vote in Bihar

Nitish Kumar has 'propelled' the young RJD politician into a CM candidate for 2020 and has raised his stature to that of a heavyweight opposition leader.

VOICES

 |   8-minute read

Indian Muslims will lose faith in democracy if Sadhvi Pragya walks free

The verdict will decide if we want to remain Gandhi's India or descend into becoming Godse's variant of Pakistan.

ART & CULTURE

 |   8-minute read

Shah Rukh Khan as Raees does more for nationalism than Aamir in Dangal

In one film, he delivers a bodyblow to those who brand every relationship between a Muslim and Hindu as 'love jihad'.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

How the BJP and Khattar government stole my Eid

Isn't biryani policing aimed at one community? It has forced poor Muslim vendors to shut shop and lose their livelihood just before the festival.

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Why is Haryana getting away with biryani policing?

A communal trend is rising in the country and it shows the emboldenment of the Right-wing forces that are undermining rule of law.

POLITICS

 |   7-minute read

Data proves RSS fearmongering on Muslim population is a big fat lie

Even if both the communities grew at 2011 rates, it would take 270-odd years for the number of Muslims to be equal to that of Hindus.

POLITICS

 |   7-minute read

Robert Vadra has become a punching bag for BJP

Is it a procedure under Modi government to leak sarkari documents to the media to tarnish reputations?

POLITICS

 |   10-minute read

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Media dividing India for TRPs

Ram Mandir is built, Babri Masjid is built, people are declared anti-national and fascists - all in one hour.