Shah claims Pro-Modi techies arrested for slogans: Where is “Freedom of Speech” gang?

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Pro-Modi sloganeers arrested

Most of you who only rely on your English mainstream newspapers wouldn’t have known that Rahul Gandhi was met with “

Indian English Media is anti-Hindu

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Anti-Hindu bias in plain sight (Pic courtesy: The Chakra News)

The Puranic story of Raktabijasura is one of my all-time favourites.

Krishna’s aborted concert is no help to Modi or BJP

Carnatic music, TM Krishna, AAI, Modi, Midnight’s Children, Satanic Verses, Salman Rashdie, Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia, Sonal Mansingh, Islam, Christianity, Fatwa

Krishna's aborted concert hurt BJP

Carnatic vocalist Thodur Madabusi Krishna has been thrust into national consciousness because Airports Authority of India (AAI) has ducked its responsibility

Roy-Bhushan duo: we no longer believe you

Arundhati Roy, Prashant Bhushan, Scroll, Indian Express, R. Venkatesham, Modi, Rafale, Demonetization, Gauri Lankesh, JNU, Elgar Parishad Rally, World Trade Centre, Osama bin Laden, Kashmiri Pundits, CPIL, Kashmir, Assamese, Loya, DY Chandrachud

Prashant Bhushan-Arundhati Roy: Credibility crisis

It is perfectly legitimate that Arundhati Roy-Prashant Bhushan may hold different opinion to mine.

How the propaganda against RSS falls flat on its face

Indian Express, Christophe Jaffrelot, Ashutosh Varshney, Walter Andersen, RSS, BJP, FDI, Shashi Tharoor, Digvijay Singh, Hindutva, Hinduism, Modi, Golwalkar, Deoras, Savarkar

RSS and the propaganda against it

Indian Express has two voices which do not like RSS or BJP or Hindu resurgence in India.

Modi looks over his shoulder in Africa

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Modi gets serious on Africa

(While Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes his moves in Africa, and NewsBred points out India’s

Why Lutyens Media has blanked Modi on “AP Special Status”?

No-trust motion, Parliament, Lok Sabha, Chandrababu Naidu, Telengana, Andhra Pradesh, Special Category Status, Rafale, French, Rahul Gandhi, Modi, NDA, UPA, 1984 lynchings, TDP, Indian Express, The Hindu,  Hyderabad, Assam, Niti Aayog, Planning Commission, Telugu pride

The morning after the No-Trust motion in Parliament on Saturday, one was amazed how the coverage in newspapers, TV networks and websites made it appear like

India going ahead with S-400 missiles from Russia

India, Russia, New Delhi, Moscow, Putin, Modi, Trump, S-400 missiles, Patriot missiles, CAATSA, Pacific Ocean, Turkey, Iraq, China, Riyadh, Yemen, Houthi rebels, Putin, Modi

India is undeterred by US threat

India doesn’t intend to scuttle its plans to buy S-400 Triumf from Russia despite the spectre of US sanctions.

Guha & Mander work overtime to keep Muslims away from Hindus

Modi and calculus behind “no” on Jerusalem

Modi, Donald Trump, Jerusalem, Israel, Palestine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Nikki Haley, Hafiz Saeed, Palestinian Authority, Russia, Syria, Hezbolllah, Iran, Islamic State, West Asia, Middle East, Turkey, CPEC, China, Pakistan

Modi and Netanyahu: Not seeing eye to eye

There’s been a disquiet in India’s public space over Modi government’s rejection of US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s C