Indonesia

Folly of equating Vande Mataram with religion

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Which Indian doesn't have tears in eyes on Rahman's Vande Mataram?

The Partition divided India. Jinnah went away as soon as he made Pakistan. But the poison remained in Free India.

Pregnant women are not just Muslims

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Decline in Muslim population growth rate

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of financial aid to pregnant women in his new year’s address has led to suggestions that Muslim women would benef

Hillary Clinton: Can the world survive her?

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Hillary Clinton: a war monger?

Do you remember all the hopes Americans had for Obama when we elected him to his first term? Painful memories.

You must doff your hat to Times of India

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Three stories which deserve praise for TOI

Times of India puts searchlight on a newspaper which won't publish anything that goes against the United States. There's a pattern for all to see. 

Reuters and other lies on South China Sea

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(from left to right): Marine Traffic map and the Lombok Strait

Once you have read this piece by Peter Lee, an American, on South China Sea you would start hating your newspapers for the lies they serve up. Ignore it and remain a sucker all your life.