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Rahul Gandhi must confront Hegde on “Muslim” remarks

Congress, Rahul, Lutyens Media, Ananth Kumar Hegde, Sagarika Ghose, Randeep Surjewala, Rajdeep Sardesai, Shekhar Gupta, Barkha Dutt, Prashant Bhushan, Rafale, Article 370, Ayodhya dispute, Feroze Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Indira Gandhi, M.O. Mathai, Nehru, Reminiscences of the Nehru Age, Official Secrets Act, Sedition Act, IPC, Indian Express, Model Code of Conduct, MCC, Election Commisison, The Hindu, Anand Sharma, Kapil Sibal, Sitaram Yechury

Rahul must confront Hegde's "muslim" remark

I am amazed that neither Congress party nor Rahul Gandhi; nor for that matter a shrill Lutyens Media has taken up Union Minister Ananth Kumar Hegde remarks,

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

Digvijay is only a continuation; it began with Savarkar

Congress, Digvijay Singh, Hindu terrorism, The Men Who Killed Gandhi, Manohar Malgonkar, Veer Savarkar, Nathuram, Narayan Apte, Digambar Badge, Kal, SR Date, LB Bhopatkar, Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar, Nehru, Sardar Patel, Red Fort trial, Prevention Detention Act

Savarkar was also dragged into Gandhi murder

Congress leader Digvijay Singh’s attempt to create the bogey of Hindu terrorism and dragging Rashtr

Why Gandhi fell out with Arya Samaj

Swami Dayanand Saraswati, Mahatma Gandhi, Radhakrishnan, Kabir, Nanak, Chaitanya, Swami Vivekananda, Sri Aurobindo, Brahmo Samaj, Ramakrishna Mission, Adi Sankaracharya, Romain Rolland, Vedas, Vedanta, Purana, Upanishads, Islam, Christianity, Satyarth Prakash, Ram Prasad Bismal, Swami Shraddhanand, Bhai Parmanand, Nehru, K.M. Pannikar, Shyamji Krishna Varma, Har Dayal, Sohan Lal Pathak, Ghadar Party, Gurukul Kangri, Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Kathiawar, Banares, Lala Lajpat Rai, Bhagat Singh, Veer Savarkar, Mad

Swami Dayanand Saraswati death anniversary falls this week

Swami Dayanand Saraswati, whose death anniversary falls this week (October 30, 1883), deserves attention from all Indians.

Kashmiriyat and other betrayals of India

Junaid, North 24-Parganas, West Bengal, Hindu, Muslim, Amarnath yatra, Salim, Kashmiriyat, cow vigilantes, Hindu LeT terrorist, DALALS, Haider Ali, British, Marathas, Nizam, Hyderabad, Tipu Sultan, Mir Jafar, Jaichands, Jihadi, Gandhi, Patel, Nehru, Francois Bernier, Shah Jahan, Aurangzeb, Alexander, Timur, Abdali, Nadir Shah, Shaka, Kushans, Huns, Arbas, Afghans, BJP, Hindutva, Hindu Rahstra, Israel, Jewish

Dainik Bhaskar was lampooned (left); and the grieving Amarnath families (photo courtesy FirstPost)

Three communal incidents have rocked India in the last fortnight.

Nehru and “Ashoka Not So Great”

Nehru, Ashoka the Great, Patliputra, Indira, Priyadarshini, Sanjeev Sanyal, The Ocean of Churn, Chandragupta, Bindusara, Kalinga, Buddhist texts, Ashokavadana, Tissa, Chandashoka, Charles Allen, Daya, Dhauli, Bhubaneswar, Yuddha Meruda, Tosali, Shahbazgarhi, Odisha, Nayanjot Lahiri, Satvanhanas, James Prinsep,Devdutt Pattanaik, Devapriya, Piyadasi, Mahavamsa, Dvipayamsa, Sri Lanka, Mahendra, Sanghamitra, HG Wells, Girnar

Minimal evidence of "Ashoka The Great" 

NewsBred publishes an extract from “The Ocean of Churn” by Sanjeev Sanyal, released last month, which turns upside down the legacy of “Ashoka the Great”)

Indo-Israel ties: What happened in 1992?

Israel, US, Narendra Modi, Palestinians, Gaza, United Nations, United States, Nehru, Defence, Military

The map clearly shows the majority of Muslim world alienated from Israel. Courtesy: Wikipedia

India had no diplomatic relations with Israel till 1992. Since then it’s a tale of long-lost lovers. A bird's view from the vantage position of 1992, either side.