The BJP-led Assam government plans a census that will identify the native Muslims—called the Goriya, Moriya, Julha and Deshi. Indigenous Muslims say the census is needed to protect their native identity.
The Hindu refugees who once voted for the Left Front are not responding to call to mobilise against CAA while BJP plays the Hindu card aggressively
Rajinikanth's support for CAA has forced MK Stalin and DMK look for a counter-narrative
Indigenous military hardware on display at Defexpo 2020 showed the difference made by Make in India
The National Policy for Rare Diseases (NPRD) doesn't even mention a large proportion of rare diseases. More importantly, there is no scope for research and incentives for scientists
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party has already set a benchmark in health and education and many state governments are following that template
That Muslims have been rudderless and at the receiving end are well-documented, but what has not been explored enough is the ferment they have experienced and what has emerged out of it.
In the wake of the National Register of Citizens, any exercise to define who is a native can open a Pandora's Box in a state inimical to 'immigrants'
In that spontaneous burst of poetry and speech, a deeper citizenship is forged -- via the many-spangled ethos of Indian Islam. This is remarkable and without precedent, writes Columbia Professor of Philosophy Akeel Bilgrami.