Minority groups question secular credentials

8 Jan 2012Mumbai : A day after Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal met Muslim community leaders here seeking their support and trying to dispel the impression of the movement’s “RSS links”, Muslim and Catholic groups…

MP law: 7 yrs in jail for eating…

8 Jan 2012 Cow slaughter is now a serious offence and could invite a jail term of up to seven years in Madhya Pradesh. Consuming, keeping or transporting beef of any cow progeny will invite…

Social movements and Social Change

8 Jan 2012 Ram Puniyani All over the World and in India as well in 2011 we witnessed the uprisings to protest against injustice. In Arab world it has been against tyrannical dictatorial regimes to…

The duplicity of a saffron brigade

2 Jan 2012 Ram Puniyani THIS YEAR was very eventful as far as the political arena is concerned. Anna Hazare’s movement, the government trying to bring in FDI in retail, a Bill for rationalisation of…