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“There was never an iota of communal hatred in Ayodhya’

AYODHYA: This is a town held sacred for its association with Hindu religious lore, which in latter days acquired the…

I could never have matched her revolutionary fervor: Rajdeep Sardesai on Gauri Lankesh

I never made it to Mangalore Rajdeep Sardesai In early August, Gauri Lankesh rang me up with a special request:…

Godhra: Infamous for 2002 riots braces for development in Gujarat election

Godhra: The ghosts of the past don't subside so easily, it seems! How much ever we try to evade the…

Padmavati Row: Prof. Ram Puniyani enlightens historical facts of Alauddin Khilji

NEW DELHI: As the protests around Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" continue, Professor Ram Puniyani spoke on the controversy surrounding. Puniyani,…

Hadiya’s Choices by Kavita Krishnan

By Kavita Krishnan The Supreme Court’s attitude to Hadiya, evidenced in its interim order on November 27, is disquieting. Senior…

Ivanka-ji, are you President of Amrika: By Shobhaa De

Ivankaji, welcome to our humble country... Madam (we address all white people as 'madam' in India), I am a little…

Kerala Love Jihad Dr. Ram Puniyani’s take on Hadiya’s judgement (Part -2)

New Delhi: As Supreme Court on Monday sets Hadiya free from parent’s custody, renowned Journalist, Author and Prof. Ram Puniya…

Kerala Love Jihad: Prof. Ram Puniyan ‘s take on Hadiya’s judgement

New Delhi: As Supreme Court on Monday sets Hadiya free from parent's custody, renowned Journalist, Author and Prof. Ram Puniya…

Gujarat Polls: Juhapura, the largest Muslim ghetto in Gujarat, is a picture of deliberate neglect

Credits: Nitesh Kumar Situated seven kilometres from the city centre of Ahmedabad, the prosperous economic and political capital of Gujarat,…

Opinion: It’s becoming increasingly dangerous in Uttar Pradesh to even look Muslim

Shoaib Daniyal, On Wednesday, a Muslim cleric and his two relative were assaulted and stabbed on a train in western…

A Nation’s Conscience by D. Raja

It’s the Constitution that has checked Hindutva forces to a great extent D. Raja November 26, the day declared as…

In order to protect one man, the Judicial system has singularly failed, Sr. Adv. Dushyant Dave

The controversy surrounding the death of judge BH Loya has been raging on social media the past week. The allegation…

‘I am Padmavati, and I won’t let anyone hijack my life or legacy’

By Shobhaa De for TOI Hello! My name is Padmavati. For some odd reason, I have become the most discussed…

A shocking silence hangs over allegations about the death of Sohrabuddin case judge

By Rohan Venkataramakrishnan What sounds like a topic more relevant for prime-time television debates and press conferences by Opposition parties:…

A tribute to two other women of Alauddin Khilji’s time

BY RESHMI DASGUPTA, Malik Muhammed Jayasi has become a household name now thanks to the outrage over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's…

A retired school teacher found begging, gets rescued through Facebook post

When Vidya M.R, a government employee in Kerala’s capital, Thiruvananthapuram, walked to the central railway station in the city to…

A tribute to two other women of Alauddin Khilji’s time

By Reshmi Dasgupta for ET There is no doubt that Khilji was blood-thirsty, but the story of Deval Devi and…

Ivanka Trump visit and Hyderabad’s fake makeover

By Krishna Saagar Rao It’s awesome that Hyderabad is hosting the Global Entrepreneur Summit (GES) next week. I as a…

Health minister’s ‘sin remark’ rubs salt on wounds of ‘Cancer patients’

Democracy in India prevails because people are the ultimate source of power. It is impossible that people rule directly the…

3 million Afghans are addicted to drugs: RTD

Afghanistan the world no 1 opium producer. Heroin is mostly in demand and is readily available at a cost of…