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Voters stand in a queue to cast their vote at a polling station in Mumbai

Binary mode is not the best way to understand India’s political landscape

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.
File image of BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi | ANI photo

India was partially a ‘Muslim nation’ under Congress rule, claims BJP

BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi alleged that the Congress symbolises politics of appeasement and spreads hate against Hinduism and causes riots.
Photograph of Mahatma Gandhi taken in London at the request of Lord Irwin 1931 | Wikimedia Commons

Lakhbir Singh’s lynching is the ‘irrational religiosity’ that Gandhi warned against in 1925

Lately, there has been a strong impression that religious symbols — cow, holy books, places of worship — are just as important as human life.
A file photo of Arbaz Aftab Mullah, who was allegedly murdered over an interfaith relationship with a Hindu woman in Belagavi. | Photo by special arrangement

‘Parents of Belagavi Hindu woman got Hindutva vigilantes to kill her Muslim lover’, 10 arrested

Police claim activists of Sri Ram Sene Hindustan took money from woman's parents, and then intimidated, extorted money from, and killed Arbaz Aftab Mullah on 28 September.
Professor TJ Joseph in an interview with Al Jazeera after the attack. | Photo credit: YouTube/Al Jazeera English

How I got into trouble in Kerala for setting a question paper with the word ‘Muhammed’ in it

In his autobiography, 'A Thousand Cuts', professor T.J. Joseph recounts the experience during and after the 2010 event that changed his life.
Representational image | Adeel Halim/Bloomberg News

‘Sarkari Musalman’ isn’t a traitor. It’s a slur by Muslims who want you on warpath forever

The 'Sarkari Musalman' snide is a legacy of the old 'Muslim hai to Muslim League mein aa' narrative.
Jama Masjid, New Delhi | Photo by Suraj Singh Bhisht | ThePrint

The debate on caste census has forgotten Pasmanda Muslims again

The political class, it appears, has eventually accepted Hindu-centric imagination of social stratification.
US Army soldier in the remote Musa Khel district of Khost province, Afghanistan | Photo: Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg File

After Afghanistan, the US has to say goodbye to its adventures abroad

China may want to maintain positive relations with the Taliban because they could become another node in the Belt and Road Initiative.
A screengrab of the Muslim man assualted in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur | Twitter/@ANI

Muslim man beaten, ‘forced to chant Jai Shri Ram’ in Kanpur

The victim, an e-rickshaw driver, said few people also threatened to kill his family. In a video that has gone viral, the man is seen being assaulted while in police custody.
The tribal population of Rajasthan has also kept its apprehension aside and is coming forward to get vaccinated against Covid-19. | Photo: Rohit Jain Paras/ThePrint

Pew report tells why Indians don’t assert on pandemics, unemployment, economic exploitation

Religious frameworks do not allow an individual to question the faith. And there is no room for any discussion on the rational aspects of religious philosophies.
Illustration: Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint

Bezos, Branson & Musk — Are billionaires popularising space travel or just on an ego trip?

Jeff Bezos will travel to the edge of space in his New Shepard aircraft — more than a week after billionaire Richard Branson defeated him in a fast developing space race.