U.N. report says real risk of Indian religious…

It did not get great publicity but a recent U.N. report on religious freedom in India offers a stinging image of a country suffering from communal divisions and mob-inspired religious persecution.  It argues there is…

Self-anointed saviours : B G Verghese

One of the greatest dangers India faces today is from the narrow, intolerant “cultural nationalism” that the Sangh Parivar has spawned in ugly manifestations of Hindutva under various names and guises. All are divisive and…

Hindutva moral policing: Girl commits suicide

Magalore: In a tragic fallout of moral policing in the city, a teenaged girl allegedly committed suicide after suspected Sangh Parivar activists publicly humiliated the girl for being friendly with a Muslim boy and handed…

Malegaon terror attack A running thread of deep…

The people behind the Malegaon terrorist attack fell into three categories — Sangh parivar cadres, army men and old Savarkarites. The first person to be arrested by the police, Pragya Singh, was a sadhvi and…