Saturday, December 9, 2023

Topic: Modi

Aligarh Muslim University is political, So is Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to address the centenary celebrations event of Aligarh Muslim University on Tuesday, 22 December 2020. Modi's presence stirred up a heated debate among the teachers and students of AMU since the announcement. Many students, professors and alumni expressed their disappointment through social media. In a letter addressing the staff, students and other members of AMU fraternity, Prof. Tariq Mansoor the vice-chancellor of the university appealed to keep the centenary celebrations "above politics".

Indian media is 99 Percent Pro-Modi: Ravish Kumar

In the Interview, Ravish Kumar claims that the Indian media landscape t is "99 percent pro-Modi," and lone voices like his are increasingly getting drowned in the shrill mindless cheering for the BJP government.

If Kerala is really like Somalia, Who’s our Al-Shabaab? RSS?

Overall IMR in Gujarat is 36 (2013), slightly better than the national average of 40, but way behind Kerala's 12. IMR among the tribal population of Gujarat, based on 2005 figures, is 86, much much worse than Kerala's!