Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: Ram Temple

O.P. Jindal University: Students suspended for discussing Ram temple allege abusive calls, rape threats from Hindu right-wing

On 10 February, the administration of O.P. Jindal Global University, Haryana, owned by industrialist Naveen Jindal, suspended two law students for organising a public discussion on the topic 'Ram Mandir: A farcical project of Hindutva fascism.' The suspended students, associated with a Marxist student collective known as the Revolutionary Students League (RSL), include Mukundan, a second-year BA LLB (Hons) student from Kerala, and Ramnit, a third-year BA LLB (Hons) student from Delhi.

Thousands attend ‘Resist Hindutva’ rally by Jamaat-e-Islami in Kerala; Gyanvapi Imam among guests

Thousands joined a mass rally and fraternal conference organized by Jama’at-e-Islami Hind Kerala State Committee in Kozhikode on Wednesday under the title "Resist Hindutva."

“Babri Masjid was, is and will remain, Babri Masjid Zindabad”: Asaduddin Owaisi declares in Lok Sabha

"My faith that the mosque still exists and will remain at the place where it once stood. Babri Masjid was, is and will remain. Long live Babri Masjid, long live India, Jai Hind," he said.

USCIRF ‘disturbed’ by inauguration of Ram Mandir, condemns Haldwani demolition

US Commission on International Religious Freedom USCIRF took to their X (Twitter) handle to condemn the demolition of a Madarsa in Haldwani, Uttarakhand.  The organisation...

Weeks after Ram temple ceremony, PM Modi announces Bharat Ratna posthumously for Narasimha Rao

Weeks after the consecration ceremony of the Ram temple at the site of the demolished Babri mosque, former Prime Minister and late Congress politician PV Narasimha Rao was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award. Rao was the prime minister during the demolition of the Babri mosque and was heavily criticized for his inaction at that time.

Ram Mandir and Hindutva Fascist myth of Decolonisation

Rebrahmanization does not mean decolonisation and no amount of semantic sanitation and erasure will change that.