Communalism

Hindu right-wing targets Munawar Faruqui for his upcoming Mumbai show

By Rasti Amena Mumbai: Comedian Munawar Faruqui, who was earlier arrested in Indore for allegedly cracking anti-Hindu jokes, has again come under attack by various groups of the...

Attempts to Disrupt Namaz in Gurgaon, ‘Jai Shri Ram’ Slogans Allegedly Raised

BY ESHWAR RANJANA For the fifth week in a row, Friday prayers by the Muslim community in Gurugram were interrupted by protesters objecting to prayers...

Why did a Hindu who attacked Sikhs in Australia receive a hero’s welcome in Modi’s India?

By Sonia Sarkar An international student asked to leave Australia after allegedly assaulting members of the Sikh community received a hero’s welcome on his return to India. A roadshow greeted...

Hate Watch: In Presence of BJP Bigwigs, Chhattisgarh Hindutva Leader Calls for Beheading Minorities

By Alishan Jafri New Delhi: On October 1, 2021, a massive protest rally was organised in Chhattisgarh’s Surguja district. The ‘protest’ was against the alleged spike...

India Is a Fascist State

By Rana Ayyub A FRIEND OF MINE, an ad filmmaker from Mumbai, called me last week. He was trying to work on a commercial, and...

Hindutva Trolls Force Fabindia to Withdraw ‘Jashn-e-Riwaaz’ Festive Collection Promo

New Delhi: The clothing brand Fabindia has removed a promotional capsule about its new festive line after backlash from right-wing groups. While Hindutva activists accused the...

Hate Watch: Hindutva Leader, Linked to BJP and Narsinghanand, Assaults Muslim Man in Train

New Delhi: Hindutva leader Madhu Sharma, known as Maa Madhura, was seen assaulting a Muslim man in a train and made him touch her feet...

Indian Man, Deported From Australia Over Assaulting Sikhs, Welcomed in Haryana

Vishal Jood, an Indian man hailing from Haryana, returned to Karnal on Sunday, 17 October, after he was deported by Australia for allegedly attacking...

Facebook was concerned of hate speech violations in Assam ahead of 2021 polls

An analysis of Facebook’s success at enforcing its content rules by the social media giant’s employees has shown how the company only removes a fraction...