My Idea of India How a Muslim Thinks

I am an Indian Muslim. I was born in India and it is destined by God the Almighty. Nobody chooses his land of birth or parents or language. All these things are decided by the Creator of the universe and … More

BOOK REVIEW

A Tribute to the Spirit and Courage of Journalism

The Free Voice on Democracy, Culture and the Nation(Revised and Updated Edition) Ravish Kumar Speaking Tiger Publishing Pvt. Ltd 2019  `245 Reviewed by Nilofar Shamshi Revered as one of the best journalists, Ravish Kumar’s audacious portrayal of the dismal state … More

AT THE CROSSROADS

The Idea of India at the Crossroads

  By GURJAS CHAHAL Is India at the crossroads? Going by a macroscopic view covering the history of India from the ancient times to the present day, it would not be wholly appropriate to say that we’ve come to such … More

IDEA OF HINDUTVA

HINDUTVA’S IDEA OF INDIA Glimpses from Golwalkar’s ...

By Khan Yasir As it is, there are two antagonistic nations living side by side in India, several infantile politicians commit the serious mistake in supposing that India is already welded into a harmonious nation, or that it could be … More

JIH LEADERS VISIT JNU

Spirit of Students can’t be Cowed down by Savagery in...

By S. Ameenul Hasan We visited JNU campus and had a walk through the epicentre of hooligans attack, the Sabarmati Hostel. Shocked to see shattered glasses, broken doors, fire extinguishing powder thrown inside the room by breaking the ventilator glass … More

LEFT-TO-CENTRE

THE IDEA OF INDIA OF LEFT-TO-CENTRE

By Dr. WAQUAR ANWAR We prefer the nomenclature of ‘Left-to-Centre’ instead of ‘Left’ alone because, like the ‘Right’, this group has many shades and their respective ‘angles of incidence’ vary. In the formative stages of the modern India, i.e. Independence-movement-days, … More

MAULANA MAUDOODI'S VISION

The Idea of India Envisioned by Maulana Maudoodi

  By Shayista Rafat The 20th century witnessed climax of socio-political conflict in India. This conflict was triangular, moving around the Hindus, the Muslims and the British in India. The struggle for freedom was gaining momentum; and the British having … More

PERSONAL EXPERIENCES

A Page from Personal History How the Idea of India Work...

By Syed Nooruzzaman The atmosphere created by the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the threat posed by the disastrous idea of National Register of Citizens (NRC) remind me of what I experienced nearly three decades ago during my association … More

QUESTION OF SURVIVAL

Voice of Survival and Unity

By M S Khan The world is witnessing India raising popular voice from Guwahati to Mumbai, Delhi to Hyderabad, Kolkata to Bengaluru and Lucknow to Kozhikode, crisscrossing the whole nation. This is the voice of survival. This is the cry … More

SAFEGUARD THE IDEA OF INDIA

Will Judiciary Step in to Safeguard the Idea of India?

By Mohd Naushad Khan Despite nationwide struggle and resistance the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 has come into force from January 10, 2020. The protestors are exploring all legal options and using every means and method to register their resistance against … More

STRUGGLE AHEAD

WE, THE ‘HINDUS’

By Ali Jawed In this write-up I shall deal with the Idea of India of Hindu nationalists along with their long and tortuous journey briefly and present endeavours and challenges. We are living in the special times. The Constitution of … More

READERS' PULSE

READERS' PULSE 19-jan-2020

Punish the Attackers on JNU Violence has no place in a civil and decent society. Unfortunately, the attack on JNU by masked mobs allegedly comprising ABVP members who from inside and outside the university entered the campus with sticks, stones, … More

ULTIMATE SUCCESS

Let’s Win the Grace of Allah

By Sikandar Azam Over a month has passed since the enactment of the controversial citizenship law, plunging the country into a situation of people’s movement with the intensity not seen during the last over seven decades since Independence. The government … More