The mob at Dadri could lynch as they knew they have Impunity

Violence is very much part of Hindutva politics, and sadly large number of BJP voters seem to have no problem with it.

By M Reyaz,

'Swach Bharat drives draws inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi'

Jakarta : Mahatma gave high priority to cleanliness, sanitation and hygiene and the Indian government had thus launched its Swachch Bharat nationwide cleanliness drive on his 145th birth anniversary last year, Indian ambassador to Indonesia Gurjit Singh has said.

He was addressing the 800-odd guests who attended the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Lecture at the Gandhi Memorial International School here on Friday, Gandhi's 146th birth anniversary.

मुख्यमंत्री अखिलेश यादव के नाम खुला पत्र

मोहम्मद ज़ाकिर रियाज़,

माननीय मुख्यमंत्री श्री अखिलेश यादव,

Modi's domestic barbs abroad could undermine his dignity

By Amulya Ganguli

It has now become almost a routine feature of Narendra Modi's trips abroad to take a dig or two at his opponents back home. True, he generally does so while addressing the Indian diaspora who are able to understand his references to a controversial "damaad" (son-in-law) or the sarcastic linking of Sanskrit with secularism.

How did Mina Stampede happen - Who is Responsible for it - Saudi Arabia or Africans or Iranians or God or No One..?

By Dr.Ajmal

769 Haj piligrims died in the Mina Stampede, and the preceding week around 107 died in the Crane Crash in Mecca - tragedies which have marred the recent history of uneventful Haj. This year is considered to be one of the worst in the last 25 years of Haj history. The toll is to expected to raise as hundreds more are critically injured.

How not to fight Hindutva forces

Activities of communal forces have increased but there are hardly any organization to challenge them

By Imteyaz Husain for,

In the last baithak of RSS in Delhi, where PM Modi put up his / his cabinet’s report-card before The Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat in which Mr. Bhagwat sermon the PM of India to improve relations with Pakistan and declared that Pakistan and Bangladesh as their brothers. But at the same time Sangh Parivar is not ready to accept Indian Muslims as their brother. What does it show?

IOS Mourns Dr Barzinji

By TCN News,

New Delhi: The staff of Institute of Objective Studies, led by its Chairman Dr Mohammad Manzoor Alam, mourned the death of Islamic scholar and visionary leader of international Islamic movement, Dr Jamal Barzinji. Dr Barzinji, who died on September 26 in the United States, had been battling a rare form of cancer. He was 76.

From religion to politics - Haryana sect dominates Punjab scene

By Jaideep Sarin,

Chandigarh: The release of a film on a sect chief and the protests linked to it, an apology by a self-styled godman and the pardon to him by the Sikh clergy drawing the ire of Sikh hardliners. All of this was part of the politico-religious scene in Punjab last week.

Saudi Haj management needs toning up

India Fraternity Forum grand opening on Hajj Volunteer Service

By Dr Syed Zafar Mahmood

Eid-al-Azha: Celebrating a sacrifice

By Dr Mohammad Manzoor Alam,

I am returning to this column after a long while. The occasion for writing this piece is the coming Eid al-Azha within the next few hours in our part of the world. This is the time to renew our commitment to Islam, which respects the Abrahamic tradition so much that it has adopted the day of Abraham’s (PBUH) intended sacrifice of his son Ismail (PBUH), also known as Ishmael in other Semitic religions, for celebration and remembrance of God.