Posts Tagged ‘BJP’

What is Fake News? In the 2017 edition of its stylebook, the American non-profit Associated Press created a new entry in its manual. Titled, ‘fact checks, fake news’, the entry defines fake news as ‘the modern phenomenon of deliberate falsehoods or fiction masked as news circulating on the internet’. Concerns...

Many tend to compartmentalize the BJP’s use of the development card, the law and order card, and the Hindu card and treat them as distinct platforms. This ignores how cleverly the BJP often juxtaposes all three into a common narrative. And in this process, it is happy to use what it knows to be lies. Take the other...

Even though the outcome of the investigation hangs in the balance, its nature and scope were unprecedented. The transcript of the set of meetings held by the members of the Abhinav Bharat over 2007 and 2008 is explosive. The proceedings were recorded by one of the participants (Sudhakar Dwivedi alias Amritananda Dev...

उस दिन के बाद से गंगा में बहुत पानी बह चुका है, जब नीतीश कुमार ने भाजपा के साथ अपने पुराने और जमे-जमाए गठबंधन को तोड़ने का...

From Mohammad Akhlaq to Junaid Khan, India has changed irrevocably. It's time to take a stand.

These 5 books go against the government's narrative. But without dissent, there can be no democracy.

Dhirendra Jha, author of Shadow Armies, on the fringe Hindutva groups that he investigated for his new book and their activities since Modi became PM

Beginning with Yogi Adityanath and the Hindu Yuva Vahini, we begin an 8 part series by Dhirendra Jha on the shadow armies of the BJP and the RSS

Swati Chaturvedi blows the lid off BJP spokesperson and 'former' troll Tajinder Bagga, who attacked Prashant Bhushan in his chambers.

Former human resource development minister Smriti Irani was, until recently, known for her daily Twitter spats. Her Twitter battle with Bihar Education Minister Dr Ashok Choudhary, who addressed her as ‘Dear Smriti ji’, left people stunned. It all started when Choudhary made a query about education funds for Bihar...