Posts Tagged ‘RSS’

Written by Vaibhav Purandare. He is a senior editor at The Times of India, and author of Savarkar: The True Story of the Father of Hindutva, published by Juggernaut Books, Aug 2019. August 17, 2019 marked the 110th anniversary of the hanging of Madan Lal Dhingra, the young Punjabi revolutionary who assassinated...

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...

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...

The Bajrang Dal was dedicated solely to the construction of the Rama temple at the site of the Babri Masjid

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

What do gau rakshaks share on Whatsapp? And how do they think? A peek into India's one of India's largest cow-protection volunteer organization

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

Pankaj Mishra speaks to Chiki Sarkar about the failures of modern capitalism, Narendra Modi's politics, and why the next decade will be crucial for India.

An excerpt from Hind Swaraj, Mahatma Gandhi's short polemic on self-rule, Indian civilization, and how the English corrupted India.