Hinduism

Attn. Faye D’ Souza: for a lesser communal tweet, a star chef was sacked in Dubai

Hinduism, Moksha, Mahakali, Mahalaxmi, Maheshwari, Mother India, Vandematram, Sita-Ram, Shankar-Parvati, Faye D’ Souza, Times of India, Sabrimala, Ayyappa, Naishtika Brahmacharya, Kulathupuzha, Aryankavu, Achankovil, Nupur J. Sharma, OpIndia, The Bible, Book of Leviticus, Book of Ezekiel, Hebrew Bible, Atul Kochhar, JW Marriott, Michelin-star, Mirror Now, Priyanka Chopra

Faye D Souza: a communal tweet

This is a piece about a cartoon and an anchor. Both are interchangeable: a cartoon could be an anchor; an anchor could be a cartoon.

Indian English Media is anti-Hindu

Raktabijasura, Modi, Amit Shah, BJP, RSS, Hinduism, Matadhipathi, Rajdeep Sardesai, Purushasukta, Aizawl, Nehruvian-Stalinist, Bhartruhari, Sanatan Dharma, Communist, Vikram Chandra, Romila Thapar

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

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

Rahul Gandhi now leaves Indian Muslims in lurch

Muslims, skull cap, Iftar Party, Ramadan, Hinduism, Indore, Dalits, Shah Bano, Jammu and Kashmir, Rohingya, Triple Talaq, Kathua, lynchings, Indian Express, Sharia, Dadri, Pehlu, Junaid, Una, Bhima-Koregaon, Kabristan-Shamsaan, Narendra Modi, Kancha Ilaiah, Apporvanand, Kapil Sibal, Shashi Tharoor, Fali S. Nariman, Chelameswar, Julio Ribeiro, S.Y. Quraishi, JNU, Ashoka University

Would real Rahul Gandhi please stand up?

If I was an Indian Muslim, I would have a whole lot of questions today and certainly no answers.

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.

Hindus killed in Afghanistan: Try telling it to Indian Express

Jalalabad, Afghanistan, Sikhs, Hindus, Indian Express, Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, Christoislamic, Lutyens Media, Rohingyas, Kashmiri Hindus, balkanized, Communists, Joseph Stalin, Soviet Union, Narendra Singh Sarila, Kathua, Mombatti Gang, lynchings, Kanhaiya Kumar, JNU, Baba Ramdev, semen-filled balloons, Jallikattu, Holi, Diwali, BJP, RSS, Islamic State

Hindus killed in Afghanistan; but not for Indian Express

Jalalabad in Afghanistan suffered a horrific bomb attack on Sunday. Out of the 19 killed, 17 were Sikhs and Hindus.

Irony died a million deaths in Tharoor’s column

Shashi Tharoor, Indian Express, Times of India, Congress, BJP, Neech, Chaiwala, RSS, Mahatma Gandhi, Sterlite, Gauri Lankesh, Constitution, Indira Gandhi, Hinduism, Shah Bano, Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, Maoists, Naxalites, impeachment, CJI, farmers’ suicides

Tharoor has a juvenile piece in Express

Shashi Tharoor’s edit piece in Indian Express on Satur

The art of sneering at Modi: Express

Indian Express, Narendra Modi, Ashutosh Varshney, DN Jha, Mahatma Gandhi, Pt. Nehru, Panini, Kautilya, Arthashastra, Megasthenes, Alexander, Greece, Hinduism, Gana, Sangha, Arrian, Patliputra, Diodorus Siculus, Ashtadhyayi, Rig Veda, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Majrooh Sultanpuri

Why Modi and Hinduism have implacable enemies

Indian Express is breathless in rubbishing the recent utterance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Parliament that “democracy in India wasn’t the work of

Modi could lose Hindu votes and here’s why!

Dilip Kumar, Pran, Waheeda Rehman, Modi, Hinduism, Colonialism, Ram Janmabhoomi, Article 370, Right to Education

Modi is Hindu's last hope and he's slipping

In an old Bollywood flick which starred my favourite actor Dilip Kumar, there’s a scene towards the end: Shankar (Dilip Kumar), hitherto penniless but now Ra

Mr Sibal, you ain't fooling anyone!

Kapil Sibal, 2G, 66A IT Act, Supreme Court,UPA, Hindutva, Hinduism, Jadavpur University,Professor Ambikesh Mohapatra, Anees Trivedi, Anna Hazare, Mamta Bannerjee, Una, Dadri, Alwar, CAG, CBI, Shivraj Patil, TRAI, A. Raja, spectrum allocation, Majrooh Sultanpur, Arthur Jail Road, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Article 19 (1), Times of India

Kapil Sibal: a classic case of pot calling the kettle black

Kapil Sibal, former telecom minister in the UPA government, in an

India’s "Second Independence": the real deal

India, Second Independence, BJP, 2019 General Elections, TINA, bhakt, saffron-brigade, Left, Bengal, Licence Raj, Goonda, Mafia, real-estate barons, Air India, benami properties, Britain, Anglo-Saxons, United States, CIA, imperialist, NGOs, Human Right Groups, Sanjeev Sanyal, Hindol Sengupta, Subhash Kak, Rajeev Malhotra, Delhi Sultanate, Mughals, British rule, socialist Congress, Orientalists, North-South Divide, Aryan-Dravidian divide, Aryan invasion theory, Vedas, Sanskrit, Narendra Modi, Hinduism

Young India Rising: The Second Independence

We are entering into a stretch of political landscape which could simply be termed as the “Second Independence” of India in coming years.