Thursday, June 20, 2024

Topic: Hindutva

In Himachal Pradesh, Hindutva mob vandalise Muslim man’s shop for sharing animal slaughter photo on WhatsApp

A textile shop in Himachal Pradesh’s Nahan, owned by a Muslim man, was looted and vandalized by a Hindu mob on Wednesday after the shopkeeper shared a picture of animal sacrifice on his WhatsApp status.

Medak anti-Muslim violence: 10 including BJP district president arrested, MLA Raja Singh in preventive custody

Telangana police arrested BJP district president Gaddam Srinivas, BJP town president M Nayam Prasad and BJYM (Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha) town president in connection with the violence on Saturday against Muslim residents in Medak town, ahead of Eid Al Adha celebrations.

Situation in Telangana’s Medak ‘tense’ after Hindu mob attacks Madrasa, hospital and Muslim shops

With heavy police deployment and prohibitory orders, Medak remains tense a day after the Hindutva groups unleashed violence and terror in the town.

Interview: “Real trouble with Indian democracy rests not with minorities, but with tyrannical impulses of majority,” says historian Aishwary Kumar

In this interview, against the backdrop of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, Aishwary Kumar talks to Maktoob about the crisis of democracy in India. The interview focuses on the rise of the Hindu right and the majoritarian appropriation of the Constitution and democratic processes, legitimising and crafting a popular indifference towards the atrocities committed against Muslims and other minorities.

17 years of Mecca Masjid Bomb blast: Activists renew call for justice

Commemorating the 17th anniversary of Mecca Masjid bomb blast that killed nine people and injured 58 others, a group of Hyderabad-based activists on Saturday...

Graves demolished and idols installed inside Ahmedabad’s 600-year-old dargah: Culmination of post-Babri VHP campaign?

The 600 year old dargah of Imam Shah Baba on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, witnessed a flare-up late on Tuesday night when a group of miscreants demolished graves and installed idols in the shrine.