Ayodhya Temple A Tactical Retreat?

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), an affiliate of RSS, which has been in the forefront of the demolition of the Babri Masjid and movement for the construction of a grand Ram Temple, has bowed to the pressures of changing moods of … More

ASSAM NRC

APCR Helps 2 Lakhs ‘Doubtful Citizens’ Left out of ...

  Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR), by lending a helping hand  to the left-out  Assamese, who are living as ‘foreigners’ in the very land they belonged to, has helped in re-establishing citizenship of  more than one lakh and … More

COIMBATORE CONFERENCE

‘So, Where are You Going?’

  By S. MOHAMMED ANEEZ Coimbatore, the second largest city of Tamil Nadu, on February 3 witnessed a very soul-stirring and heart-warming conference, which is expected to leave an enduring impression on the citizens of the whole district. This slogan … More

GANDHI KILLING RECREATION

Why Recreating Gandhi Murder?

By RAM PUNIYANI This 30th January 2019, when the whole country was observing the 71st martyrdom day of ‘Father of the Nation’, Mahatma Gandhi, the members of Hindu Mahasabha recreated the murder of Gandhi in Aligarh. Led by Hindu Mahasabha … More

JAIPUR LITERATURE FESTIVAL

‘Kumbh of Literature’, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Fe...

  By Raheem Khan The ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2019 took place at the Diggi Palace Hotel, Jaipur Rajasthan from 24 to 28 January. Along with literature festival, Jaipur Music Stage was also run at Hotel Clarkes Amer from 24 … More

POLITICAL JIGGERY-POKERY

Putting Mandir Issue on Ice Shrewd Step to Win over Reg...

By Syyed Mansoor Agha After making several hot attempts to rack the Ayodhya issue again during the last 4-6 months, the Hindutva organisations announced (February 5) to abandon the agitation for now “till next government is in place.” To kick-start … More

FACE-TO-FACE

Budget should Strengthen Economy to Tackle External Cha...

  PROFESSOR ARUN KUMAR, a noted economist and former head of Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, JNU, is an authority on black economy and has authored The Black Economy in India and Indian Economy since Independence. His area of … More

FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT

Dutch Former Anti-Islam MP Reverts to Islam

  A former far-Right MP who once called Islam “the biggest disease to have hit our country in the last hundred years” has announced he has become a Muslim. Joram van Klaveren was an MP from 2010 until 2017 for … More

HEALTHCARE

Scoliosis or ‘S’ Shaped Spine

  By DIPTI VASHISHT A regular spine, when viewed from behind, looks straight. However, a spine affected by scoliosis shows evidence of a lateral, or side-by-side curvature, with the spine looking like an ‘S’ or ‘C’ and a rotation of … More

INSIDE INDIA

INSIDE INDIA 17-feb-2019

YOGI GOVT MOVES TO RENAME ALLAHABAD UNIVERSITY A 132-year-old university that has given the country one President, three Prime Ministers and a key figure in the Independence movement, among other luminaries, is facing a crisis – one that threatens its … More

MUSLIM WORLD

MUSLIM WORLD 17-feb-2019

US LAWMAKERS RENEW PUSH FOR PENALTIES AGAINST SAUDI ARABIA Republican and Democratic US lawmakers on February 7 renewed their push to penalise Saudi Arabia for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and address the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, introducing … More

READERS' PULSE

READERS' PULSE 17-feb-2019

Government’s New Affidavit The central government has requested the Supreme Court to allocate all but 2.77 acres of the 67 acres of the disputed site to the Ramjanmabhoomi Nyas. It is a deceptive act by the BJP and its supporters. … More