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Yogi Adityanath: No riots in two years and law & order is bad?

The Hindu, Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh, Kairana, Supreme Court, Human Rights Commission, NSA, Chandrashekhar, Bhim Army, Kairana, Kumbh, Mumba Devi Mandir, Ram temple, Ram Statue, Mughals, stray cattle, National Green Tribunal, Mandis, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, Swachh Bharat Mission,

Yogi Adityanath on Muslims, terror and Congress

We hardly hear much from Uttar Pradesh—except when Kairana happens or an unfortunate police officer is killed by a mob.

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

Rahul Gandhi, Modi, Bengaluru, Amit Shah, Tukde-tukde gang, The Hindu, N. Ram, NDTV, JNU, Aamir Khan, Javed Akhtar, Naseeruddin Shah, Saif Ali Khan, Congres-JD(S) alliance, swacchh bharat, Make in India

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 “

Editors’ Guild and fake concern on “Freedom of Press”

Editors Guild of India, Press Council of India, Shillong Times, Patricia Mukhim, Shobha Chaudhari, Meghalaya High Court, Mohammad Yaqoob Mir, Abhijit Iyer-Mitra, Mahesh Hegde, Postcard News

Patricia Mukhim, editor of Shillong Times

Editors Guild of India and Press Council of India (PCI) are nowhere to be seen or heard as the Meghalaya High Court imposed a fine of Rs 2 lakh each on The S

After Modi, It’s Shah’s turn to take Naidu to cleaners

Narendra Modi, Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, N.T. Rama Rao, Polavaram project, Congress

Amit Shah lambasts Naidu

BJP president Amit Shah has launched a massive broadside against Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu with an open letter to people of the state,

How to break the back of India’s Left-wing ecosystem

Sanjeev Sanyal, Left-wing ideology, Niti Aayog, Bibek Debroy, Jagdish Bhagwati, Delhi School of Economics, Mohammed Afzal, Soli Sorabjee, Baba Ramdev, Mainstream Weekly, CPI (M), Pratap Bhanu Mehta, Kamlesh Tewari, Shirin Dalvi, Avadhnama, Charlie Hebdo, BJP, Atal Bihari Vajpaee, Narendra Modi

Left ecosystem is bad for India

(This article is nearly three years old but remains acutely relevant.

Europe, India and the limits of secularism

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Jakob De Roover, Christianity, Arya Samaj, Virashaiva, LIngayat, Brahmo, Prathana, Buddha, Subhash Kak, S. N. Balagangadhara, Shintoism, John Locke, Nehru, Ambedkar, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Shah, Kemal Ataturk, Najib, Saraswati Puja, Rajiv Malhotra, Jati

Secularism: a wrong premise

Two years ago, on one fine afternoon, I happened to run into a congregation by Jamaat-e-Islami H