Does The PFI Ban Give Grounds For A RSS Embargo In The Name Of Secularism?

Does The PFI Ban Give Grounds For A RSS Embargo In The Name Of Secularism?

The five-year ban on the Popular Front of India has been a long time coming, and thankfully, it is not too little too late. After its mission to establish an “Islamic government” in India by the year 2047 was unearthed by police forces earlier this year, the ban became imperative. While this move has largely […]

Game, Set, Roger! End Of Tennis’ Swiss Love Affair

Game, Set, Roger! End Of Tennis’ Swiss Love Affair

“To win… is never easy. To win like you… impossible.” — Tony Nadal to Roger Federer   “Roger Federer announces his retirement.” This was a headline tennis and RF fans across the globe have feared reading over the past couple years. Even so, when the day finally arrived, on a dismal September 15, the anticipation […]

Gujarat 2022: Can AAP Hurt The BJP In The Upcoming State Assembly Contest?

Gujarat 2022: Can AAP Hurt The BJP In The Upcoming State Assembly Contest?

Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal has created enough noise in Gujarat recently, to register his party’s presence in a state that has saffron ingrained within its very soul. Can the AAP prove damaging to the Bharatiya Janata Party in a state the latter has controlled for 27 years? AAP’s Arrival In Gujarat “The […]

Could The ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ Prove Decisive In Sinking Or Sailing The Congress?

Could The ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ Prove Decisive In Sinking Or Sailing The Congress?

The grand old party’s prince charming Rahul Gandhi flagged off a cross-country foot-march yesterday, in Tamil Nadu. Starting from Kanyakumari today, the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ will cover 12 states and two Union Territories in 150 days, ending in Srinagar with another rally. Are the stakes for RaGa and the Congress higher than what they would […]

Could Allowing Non-Locals To Vote In Kashmir Be A Presumptuous Move?

Could Allowing Non-Locals To Vote In Kashmir Be A Presumptuous Move?

Last week, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Union Territories’ (UTs’) Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Hirdesh Kumar informed that non-locals staying in the region can register their names and cast their vote in the assembly election, the schedule for which is yet to be announced. The announcement has riled up a political storm in the region […]

Murmu’s Election: Dawn Of A New Era Or Tokenism?

Murmu’s Election: Dawn Of A New Era Or Tokenism?

On July 21, 2022, Droupadi Murmu became the first President of India hailing from the tribal community. Backed by several leaders across party lines, Murmu created history, marking a new milestone in India’s path to progress.  Why, then, has this victory been marred with questions of tokenism? Election The election of Droupadi Murmu as India’s […]

Ahmedabad: Two Human Legs Found Outside Society Near Parimal Garden

Ahmedabad: Two Human Legs Found Outside Society Near Parimal Garden

Early this morning, two human legs, cut off from the body, were found outside Ahmedabad’s Brahmin Mitra Mandal Co Op Society in Ellisbridge area, near Parimal Garden.  According to a resident of the society, the limbs were found in a black garbage bag inside an Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation garbage bin. Reportedly, the garbage bag was […]

Have Nupur Sharma And Mohd Zubair Become Scapegoats In A Religion Driven Political Vendetta?

Have Nupur Sharma And Mohd Zubair Become Scapegoats In A Religion Driven Political Vendetta?

The Indian judiciary is facing an uphill battle in trying to protect the democratic fabric of the country, without compromising on safeguarding the country’s religious diversity. A diverse people since time immemorial, Indians’ tolerance for each other’s sentiments, religious or otherwise, seems to have become a thing of the past. Is it possible that the […]