Four reasons why the liberals don’t have the courage to take on Islamic extremism.
When the Bihar governor was announced as presidential candidate, the elitist media reacted with scorn.
RIP secularism. RIP liberalism. RIP intellectualism.
Maharashtra has become the first state to pass a special law that aims to protect journalists from attacks.
I was invited to Zee News for discussing assembly election results and there I had the opportunity to talk to Arif Mohammad Khan, who once was a state minister and an active politician, famous for being the Muslim face who quit Congress when Rajiv Gandhi, then enjoying a mammoth majority in Lok Sabha, took steps to overturn the Shah Bano judgment to please Muslim fundamentalists.
As trends appeared to settle down and it looked like BJP was all set to win Uttar Pradesh (and it has swept the elections like the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as I write), some people started talking about kabristan-shamshan and “polarization”. Continue readingDid polarization of Hindu votes take place in Uttar Pradesh?