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Gujarat polls: Survey shows Congress & Hardik have turned the battle on its head

By ADITYA MENON for Catch News The Congress party appears to have gained tremendous ground in Gujarat, if a recent…

Alwar Killing: Umar went to buy cows to get milk for his kids

ALWAR: 35-year-old Umar Khan was shot dead by some “gau rakshaks” on Friday and later on November 12, his thrown…

Gujarat polls: 25 Patidar seats that will seal fate of BJP, Congress & Hardik Patel

By ADITYA MENON for Catch News Visnagar, a Kadwa Patel dominated seat in Mahesana district, hasn’t elected a Congress MLA…

Communalism: India’s Struggle for Democracy and Pluralism

Analysing contentious contemporary issues in historical perspective Communalism: India’s Struggle for Democracy and Pluralism weighs the potency of communalism to…

India Should Halt Further Expansion of its Nuclear Power Program

A. GOPALAKRISHNAN for The Citizen Nuclear safety is in jeopardy An overall evaluation of the status of the Indian civilian…

Winds of change: Muslim girls embrace education, aim high

By Abu Zafar, Katihar: For Ghazala Tasneem, October 31 was not a normal day. It was the day her dream…

Henry Kissinger: “If You Can’t Hear the Drums of War You Must Be Deaf”..!

By Alfred Heinz for dailysquib.co.uk NEW YORK :  In a remarkable admission by former Nixon era Secretary of State, Henry…

Gujarat polls: Reservation or not, Patidars are likely to go with the Congress

By RAJEEV KHANNA for Catch News The Congress party has reportedly come up with a three-point formula to address the…

Is the BJP still the party with a difference? By Rajdeep Sardesai

The image was telling: Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad effusively welcoming the newly-inducted BJP member, Mukul Roy with flowers…

Safe in a camp, Rohingya children face death by malnutrition

Balukhali: Tiny Mohammad Sohail cries uncontrollably as he waits to see a doctor -- one of the thousands of Rohingya…

‘RSS is the anti-thesis of Sikhism’: Sikhs resist Sangh expansion in Punjab

BY ADITYA MENON for Catch news The Hindutva brigade appears to have a new target for its propaganda – Punjab.…

If freelance Muslim spokesmen do not shut up, it’s advantage BJP

By Saeed Naqvi It is one of the great ironies of our times that Muslims are a problem for all…

The RSS must come forward to serve abandoned mother cows

By Shamsul Islam, Throughout country farmers are abandoning un-productive cows (which cannot be milked) which were disposed in animal bazaars…

PICS: Princes, ministers to businessmen – Know more about Saudi’s elite detainees

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is moving quickly to broaden its crackdown on alleged corruption among the country’s elite, with…

Prince Talal: Investor in Apple, Twitter to the billion dollar man of charity

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia embarked on an anti-corruption purge on Sunday involving the arrest of royals, ministers and investors including billionaire Alwaleed…

9 things you may not have known about Tipu Sultan, India’s first freedom fighter

A new book examines the myths and realities of Tipu Sultan’s life and reign Tipu was the most feared Indian…

A dialogue to nowhere

Dialogue on Jammu and Kashmir seems to be derailing even before it could take off. If at all it was…

My meeting with Allama Iqbal: Syed Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi

I had a meeting with the illustrious poet, which was worthy of being remembered. On 22nd November 1937 I visited…

‘There is nothing like a stone pelter … discussion will take place with everyone who wants peace in the valley’

Following up on its promise to resolve problems in Jammu & Kashmir through engagement, NDA government last month appointed Dineshwar…

Autonomy alone can exclude Pakistan from the Kashmir equation

By Vinod Sharma for HT The poll-time argy-bargy over the autonomy question in Jammu and Kashmir isn’t a wee bit…