Sunday, 22 July, 2018

Topic: RSS

A worker farmer in Vidarbha, Maharashtra | Uriel Sinai/Getty Images

Throttled by activists at home, Indian GM seed firms find great demand overseas

Mahyco inks deal with Kenyan government to export GM cotton seeds, JK Agri Genetics finds Ethiopian Bt cotton market.

Journalist Ullekh’s book has a possible antidote for political violence in Kannur

With his book Kannur: Inside India’s Bloodiest Revenge Politics, Ullekh N.P. seeks to debunk the claims of victimhood made by the main players of the current spell of conflict, the BJP/RSS and the CPI(M).
People at the Delhi Queer Pride | Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images

RSS has changed its position on homosexuality. Can Islamic clerics do the same?

Questions on homosexuality are routinely posed to those who support RSS, such questions are not posed often enough to Islamists and their apologists.
Tata Trust has funded various social initiatives of Nana Palkar Smriti Samiti

RSS pulls off another masterstroke, after Pranab gets Ratan Tata to attend its event

The Tata Group patriarch will be attending the golden jubilee of Nana Palkar Smriti Samiti, an RSS affiliated organisation
Latest news on section 377 |

For or against? No one knows Modi government’s stand on decriminalising homosexuality

Govt hasn't stated its position so far even though some BJP members have made statements on Section 377 in the past.
A File photo of Naredra Modi

It will be a ‘victim’ Modi versus the rest in 2019

Despite five years of incumbency, this narrative allows Modi to project himself as the underdog in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Mukesh Gupta chose to question Sushma Swaraj in a manner which is not reflective of an IITian | Wu Hong-Pool/Getty Images

Brand IIT is the collateral damage in the shameful trolling of Sushma Swaraj

IITs represent an inclusive space wherein diverse opinions and viewpoints can cohabit peacefully.
Tej Pratap Yadav

RJD leader Tej Pratap accuses BJP, RSS of hacking his Facebook account

Pratap's accusations came after a post on his page suggested he was upset with some RJD leaders and his parents.
Indira Gandhi

As per RSS thesaurus, Jaitley’s Hitler comparison is a great compliment to Indira Gandhi

There are innumerable references to the greatness of Hitler and Mussolini in the writings and speeches of several RSS ideologues.
Amit Shah

Army personnel see a surgical strike in Amit Shah’s attempt to woo retired General

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