Violence

Indore: Hindu Jagran Manch Gets ‘Fashion Show’ Cancelled, Organisers Arrested

Members of the Hindutva outfit ‘Hindu Jagran Manch’ (HJM) stopped a fashion show organised at Shosha Pub in Indore's Vijay Nagar on Wednesday, 15...

Pro-Hindutva Members Assault Urdu Journalist During Protest In Mysuru

By The Cognate News Desk A journalist of an Urdu news website Safdar Khaiser, was assaulted in full public view and in front of the...

How did Jai Shri Ram become a call for violence?

By Suchitra Vijayan In this video, Suchitra Vijayan examines how the chant Jai Sri Ram became a call for violence in India. She explores the historical...

Narendra Dabholkar Murder Case: Maharashtra Court Frames Charges Against 5 Accused

Pune: A special court in Pune on Wednesday, September 15, framed charges against five accused in the case of murder of rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar. Dabholkar,...

India’s upper-caste Hindu dominance risks a civil war that will outlast the Modi regime

By Uday Chandra Populism has now far exceeded its humble rural origins in the nineteenth-century United States to become an acceptable label for a wide range...

From industrialists to hawkers: In India, Muslim livelihoods are coming under increased attack

By Shoaib Daniyal On Monday, the food products company ID Fresh released an unusual statement denying that its dosa batter contained animal extracts. Only “100%...

Hindutva extremism on the rise and moving online

By Sebastian Milbank More evidence has emerged of a relentless campaign of persecution against Indian Christians after a video was released showing a Christian woman being forced...

Pehlu Khan lynching case: Rajasthan HC issues bailable warrants against 6 accused

The Rajasthan High Court has issued a bailable warrant against six persons, who were acquitted in 2019, in connection with the Pehlu Khan lynching matter by an...

Gauri Lankesh Murder: Four Years On, No Convictions Made in the Case

Four years after journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead outside her house in south Bengaluru, the Karnataka police seems to have made...