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Why not invite Pakistan Army chief for talks: Former RAW chief to Modi

New Delhi: At a time when the India-Pakistan border is crackling with persistent gunfire with mounting casualties on both sides,…

Meet Abhijeet Sonawane, a doctor who treats beggars for free

PUNE: 'Doctor is the second God' proverb truly describes this doctor from Pune, who treats homeless and beggars free of…

31 years and counting; Hashimpura massacre victims await justice

Hashimpura: 31 year ago, in the month of Ramadan itself, Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) Jawans had killed 42 Muslim youth…

Kumaraswamy swearing in ceremony: demonstration of anti-BJP unity

Bangalore: The Karnataka victory has bolstered national and regional parties who have been talking about a broad-based front to take…

Meet Danish Ali, the man who brought JD(S)- Congress together

NEW DELHI: JD(S)’ Secretary General Kunwar Danish Ali is a key player in stitching the JD(S)-Congress post poll alliance in…

Nurturing talent of Indian Muslims: Saudi Gazette on Siasat’s activities

JEDDAH — He is a man with a mission. A journalist by profession, a calligrapher by hobby and a community…

Milk Sheikhs: Qatar is raising its own cows in the desert

STEP inside, and it could be a scene from the English countryside or the American heartland: one hundred well-fed dairy…

China’s war against Islam

Hong Kong: There has been a sharp uptick in government-backed persecution of Christianity and other religions in China, but none…

Karnataka election: Are Governors needed at all?

By Prof. NR Madhava Menon In democratic countries, law and politics interact in strange ways, not always explainable in terms…

Should Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala resign now?

By Karan Thapar This weekend I would hate to be Vajubhai Vala, the Governor of Karnataka. Not only did he…

In Karnataka, Congress Beats Modi-Shah At Their Own Game

By Ashutosh Narendra Modi and Amit Shah have proved that even the best and the most powerful can commit a…

Why Jinnah’s portrait hangs in AMU

By Karan Thapar There's a lot that human ingenuity or craftiness can amend and change but not history. What's happened…

Trump’s Failure in Jerusalem

The day the United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem is a day the world has longed for, because of…

The rise of Hindu radicalisation, mass manipulation and the remaking of India

“This election is very important. It is not about roads, drinking water or gutters. This election is about Hindus and…

Hindutva: BJP’s insurance against anger over demonetisation

By Roshan Kishore Many people were shocked when the pains of demonetisation did not have any adverse effect on the…

Yogi Raj: Kin of alleged fake encounters victims approached Human Right Commission

LUCKNOW: Families of those vulnerable innocent killed as part of alleged 'UP fake encounters' approach the National Human Rights Commission…

AMU Unrest: A Timeline of Events

The unrest in Aligarh Muslim University is witnessing an ongoing protest till date. The students are demanding that the miscreants…

Khattar is justified in saying namaz must not be held in public spaces

An even-handed approach would be the most effective to stop this practice of worship in public spaces Haryana chief minister…

Karnataka elections: Meet Mate Mahadevi, the monk driving the Lingayat agenda

BY VENKATESHA BABU Dressed in a crisp white cotton saree, Mate Mahadevi walks with a halting gait and her hair…

We can burn the portrait of Jinnah, promise after that no Muslim will be asked to prove his loyalty to India

By Dr Alvira Shah Being a student of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and residing in Aligarh since so many years,…