Saturday, 19 January, 2019

Topic: The ‘Sarkari Muslim’

A member of the Border Security Force guards the Babri Masjid

What about Babri Masjid? How land became more important than the mosque in Ayodhya

Even the so-called Muslim parties involved in the dispute are more interested in the land on which the mosque once stood.
Representational image of Indian Muslims

From Rajiv Gandhi to Modi, nobody defines ‘Muslim appeasement’ but all use it for votes

The idea of ‘Muslim appeasement’ has haunted Indian politics for nearly three decades.
Jawaharlal Nehru | Baron/Getty Images

The good Muslim-bad Muslim binary is as old as Nehru

All political parties in India need Muslims for electoral survival.

Karnataka crisis: Can horse-trading be checked or should it be accepted as part of politics?

The Karnataka Congress called a legislature party meeting Friday to address the issue of horse trading in the state and put up a show of strength. The Congress ...