October 28, 2020
Ali Khan Mahmudabad

Ali Khan Mahmudabad

  • Politicians Intoxicated On A Nationalism Fostered By A False Sense Of Superiority
    Politicians Intoxicated On A Nationalism Fostered By A False Sense Of Superiority

    Some of the greatest human tragedies of the last century and indeed many of the current political conflicts...

  • Understanding Terror Attacks And Making Sense Of Our Loss
    Understanding Terror Attacks And Making Sense Of Our Loss

    Acts of terrorism have been carried out in the name of Judaism, Islam, Christianity and Hinduism. So where...

  • What Makes A Politician Tick
    What Makes A Politician Tick

    Rural politics in UP, and perhaps also in many other parts of India, revolves around three points: the thana,...

  • The Politics Of Appropriation
    The Politics Of Appropriation

    Without appropriation the BJP will be unable to draw any connection between itself and figures who are...

  • Gandhi, Faiz And Jalib
    Gandhi, Faiz And Jalib

    Land can be divided and borders can be invented but language continues to transcend these man-made walls…

  • When Peace Falls Prey To Politics
    When Peace Falls Prey To Politics

    A depressing story of how an apolitical interfaith programme falls prey to petty political interests.

  • The Need For Hindu-Muslim Unity
    The Need For Hindu-Muslim Unity

    It is noteworthy that even an ardent pan-Islamist like Afghani saw that India's true potential lay in the...

  • No One Wants To Be Garissa
    No One Wants To Be Garissa

    But everyone was happy to say ‘I am Charlie’.

  • Good Muslim, Bad Muslim
    Good Muslim, Bad Muslim

    The shocking tragedies of Paris and Peshawar have reignited questions about who is a Muslim and who is not or...

  • New Wars, Old Tactics
    New Wars, Old Tactics

    As various powers again consider arming people they deem to be ‘rebels’ rather than ‘terrorists’ in...

  • The Unmourned Exodus
    The Unmourned Exodus

    Why are there no protests about the persecution faced by thousands of Arab Christians who are being uprooted...

  • It's Not Shi'as Vs Sunnis
    It's Not Shi'as Vs Sunnis

    The current conflict in Iraq is not what it is being described by most news agencies and analysts.

  • The Great Indian Tea Tamasha
    The Great Indian Tea Tamasha

    Maybe the next Congress manifesto can list the many ills that tea spreads in society. Infant mortality? Tea!...

  •  Ethics, Economics, Education
    Ethics, Economics, Education

    The decision of the courts against a photocopying shop that provided course-material to Delhi University...

  • The Importance Of Gestures
    The Importance Of Gestures

    It seems that Iran is trying to offer an olive branch. Here's to hoping for wiser voices to prevail in the...

  • The Halo Of Hypocrisy
    The Halo Of Hypocrisy

    Tens of thousands of people have died in Syria over the past year and Obama’s red line was never quite...

  • An Ideal Of Innocence
    An Ideal Of Innocence

    Portraits of dictators as young boys force us to confront the question Malala Yousafzai posed in her recent...

  • When Murder Becomes Terrorism
    When Murder Becomes Terrorism

    Is the only difference between terrorism and murder contingent on whether the culprit or the victim is Muslim?

  • 'The Enemy Within'
    'The Enemy Within'

    Anti-Shia violence in Pakistan goes beyond being just another example of minorities being targeted.

  • The Kai Po Che Question
    The Kai Po Che Question

    The way in which it has chosen to portray the Muslims of Gujarat actually reflects many of the...

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