Thursday, 23 May, 2019
Home Tags Ram temple

Topic: Ram temple

The newly-inaugurated Ram Janaki temple at Pandaveswar village on the outskirts of Asansol in Bengal

Ram temple built by Hindus, Muslims, Christians & Sikhs is Bengal’s answer to BJP politics

The newly-launched Ram temple in Bengal village Pandaveswar was a joint initiative of all its residents, including Muslims, Sikhs and Christians.
Rajnath Singh, PM Modi and Amit Shah launching the BJP manifesto

BJP taps aspirational classes, promises ‘sabka saath, sabka vikas’ – once again

While the BJP manifesto or ‘Sankalp Patra’ includes a bit of populism, it largely projects the party as a facilitator for aspirational classes.
National Interest

Why Rahul Gandhi’s Congress is in danger of morphing into a clueless NGO

Congress has questions but no answers, ‘leaders’ but no winners. Weeks before polls, it’s behaving like a virtuous, anti-establishment NGO just doing its thing.
A file photo of Sardar Patel with Jawaharlal Nehru

What Sardar Patel said on Ayodhya is relevant to mediation today

Sardar Patel wrote that Ayodhya issue can be resolved peacefully with ‘willing consent’ of Muslims, and was clear against giving advantage to any group.
Supreme Court of India | Manisha Mondal/ThePrint

Media can’t cover Ayodhya mediation, but SC put no bar on BJP from using it for votes

The Ayodhya mediation order will not solve anything, except give BJP more opportunity to play on sentiments to gain votes.
A model of the Ram Mandir at Kumbh Mela's VHP camp in Prayagraj

Ayodhya, ghar wapsi, gau raksha: How BJP, RSS & affiliates used Kumbh Mela to push Hindutva

Ram temple was the rallying cry for the Sangh Parivar and its religious affiliates at the Kumbh Mela, but fissures emanate within ahead of elections.

Real challenge for Imran Khan is will his deep state listen

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.
File image of Devendra Fadnavis | PTI

Maharashtra govt to host grand Ramayan gala weeks ahead of Lok Sabha polls

The international Ramayan mahotsav will be held in Mumbai between 25 and 28 February.
Kirtish Bhatt | BBC Hindi

‘Kamal’ Nath plays spot the difference, Modi looks to cash in Vadra cheque, again

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

On Camera


Is AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal also guilty of treating Muslims as an unthinking votebank?

Days after Delhi voted in the Lok Sabha elections, AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal said the Muslim vote “shifted” to the Congress at the last minute.


Pakistan sends a ‘message’ to Modi, test-fires nuclear missile on day of his poll sweep

Pakistan tested ballistic missile Shaheen-II, which has a range of 1,500 km. Indian security experts say timing of the test clear signal to new govt.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi in 2014 | Commons

Pracharak Modi: The mask you see, is the man you get

India has its first leader who is unapologetic about belonging to the social and political Right. This is how Shekhar Gupta foresaw Modi’s five years in this National Interest within three months of his victory in 2014.