January 18, 2021
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
Tablighi Jamaat, Venomous Macro-organisms And A Novel Virus Caught In Between
In a nation perennially in search of a new Muslim villain for every novel occasion, in this case the ‘novel Coronavirus’ occasion, the morons who congregated in Nizamuddin did not disappoint at all.
Apr 04, 2020
Indian Muslims Must Organise Themselves Politically, But Not On Religious Lines
The new political formation of Muslims should eschew religious symbols and slogans, and instead, choose symbols and icons of Indian nationhood
Apr 04, 2020
‘Shiva Express Now Entering…Menstruating Women Move Away’: How Warrior Trolls Of Kerala Are Fighting Hatred, Communalism
Irreverent, hard-hitting, extremely creative trolls have become the most effective means of political communication among the Malayalees. They entertain, educate and make people think.
Feb 21, 2020
The Traitorous People of Delhi Who Chose Pakistan Over India
They have elected forces that, according to a BJP MP, could have let loose rapists into every home in the national capital. What kind of a people are the Delhites, asks Shajahan Madampat.
Feb 11, 2020
Double Standards On Bomb Terrorism And Mob Terrorism Must Be Called Out
A 36-year-old man planted a bomb at Mangalore Airport because he was depressed due to the unemployment. But could denial of a job be only instigation for him to contemplate such a dangerous act?
Jan 24, 2020
Where God Failed In Kerala, Modi And Shah Succeeded
At the root of the whole divisive BJP politics is its barely concealed design to marginalise, disenfranchise and intimidate the Muslims in the country.
Dec 21, 2019
Why Has CAB Left Out 2.55 Million Hindus Facing Persecution In Sri Lanka?
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is the latest in a long list of intimidating tools meticulously chiseled into shape for alienating the Muslims in India.
Dec 09, 2019
JNU VC Deserves Compliments -- For Passionate Zeal To Destroy Varsity & His Loyalty To Masters
JNU VC deserves our compliments for his thick-skinned persistence with his mission and his unwavering loyalty to his masters, writes Shajahan Madampat.
Nov 21, 2019
Ayodhya Verdict: Peace Until Political Exigencies Turn Kashi, Mathura Into Next Flashpoint
Had the verdict been in favour of the Muslim party, it could never have been implemented. We cannot always condone the willful disregard of our apex court’s orders, like in the Sabarimala verdict.
Nov 11, 2019
#BoycottMuslims: When Hate Is Mainstreamed, It Becomes A National Trait
I have always believed that one kind of communalism invariably feeds into the other, forming a symbiotic ecosystem of destructiveness.
Oct 23, 2019
Opinion | Indian Muslims Have Lost Faith In National Institutions And ‘Secularism’
The political situation is so completely pitted against the community that extremist elements wanting to fish in troubled waters will find their task much easier, writes Shahjahan Madampat
Mar 27, 2020
Abu Dhabi Diary
This week, a diary from Abu Dhabi on the visit of the Pope and the Imam and the 'new symbolic tolerance'.
Feb 20, 2019
Shajahan Madampat writes a diary about his visit to Poland, meeting with Lech Walesa and the visit to World War II Museum.
Dec 19, 2018
Continuity Is A Tired Word
They are demagogues who have cunningly used fear and disaffection. This book shows how Trump and Modi brought their world-view to India-US ties.
Nov 28, 2018
Burqa Is Not Trishul
However uncalled for the comparison is, Guha has triggered a debate that hits at the community’s core deficiencies
Mar 29, 2018
The Garden Of Lost Maulanas
Muslims can fight foes, but who will save them from friends?
Aug 31, 2017
Malappuram Isn’t Mini Kashmir
Kerala Muslims have largely followed the path of peace—it’s been one century free of violence. Of late, extremism is rearing its head, but the literate state still has the antibodies.
Aug 10, 2017
Being And Temporariness
Deepak Unnikrishnan’s first novel teleports through the Malayali-Gulf experience
Apr 13, 2017
God Is Not A Khomeini
All that Islam needs for an inclusive, humane future is present in its own resources—scriptural and modern
Oct 25, 2016
It's Raining Red
The verdict in Kerala is against communalism and cronyism
May 20, 2016
Nidhi Razdan, Phishing, And Three Hard Lessons
What Does It Mean To Have Republic Day Without A Chief Guest
Arnab Goswami's Leaked Transcripts Prove Pulwama Was Indian Operation: Pakistan
‘Don’t Torture People On The Pretext Of Comedy': Johnny Lever
Ponting Praises Sundar - Thakur Partnership
Ajinkya Rahane Has Emerged From Virat Kohli's Shadow And How. Respect
OPINION | Batting Basics Forgotten At Adelaide, Indian Cricket Team Faces Test Of Character Down Under
AUS Vs IND: The Adelaide Collapse, A Woman Pakistani Journalist And Hyper-nationalism
Of Concussion Subs, Fairy Tale Comebacks And Dropped Babies
Differentiating Fantasy Sports From Betting And Gambling - The NITI Aayog Way
India Vs Australia: Win Restores Series Balance, But Virat Kohli & Co Need Change In Mindset
Lax Norms, Poverty Lead Vaccine Makers To India For Human Trials
KCR's Skips Covid Vaccination Drive, Gives Opposition Chance To Hit Out
Has India’s Drug Regulator Wrongly Invoked The Emergency Use Law?
Over 2 Lakh Vaccinated In India, 447 Adverse Effects Reported
Give Up Stubborn Stand: Narendra Tomar To Farmers Ahead Of Talks
A Moment Of Reckoning For Tech Giants Twitter And Facebook
Goa Score Late Goal To Hold ATKMB
Australian Open Confirms Further 25 Players Are Quarantining
Opinion | Online Gaming Companies Are Suffering Due To Lack Of Clarity On Legality Of Business Models
Opinion | Online Gaming Industry Can Boost Make In India Initiative
From Pac-Man To PUBG Mobile, Why Esports Threatens To Overtake Cricket In India