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Hindu Crisis, Muslim Cost

An eminent theatre director of yesteryears recently remembered his childhood days in a small town in Bihar in an interview. Within the many incidents he spoke about, he named Muslim households that…

Delhi February 2020: Riot or Pogrom?

About the speaker M R Shamshad is an Advocate at the Supreme Court of India. He has practiced in different Branches of Law. Initially, he appeared in Commercial law cases and Arbitration…

[Video] 5 Independence Slogans coined by Muslims

Five patriotic slogans that were coined by Muslims during India’s freedom struggle.

[Video] Aaghaz e Nau | Tanzil Rahman

Aaghaz – e – Nau is a Poem dedicated to the times we are living in written by Tanzil Rahman. आग़ाज़-ए-नौ चलो ख़्वाबों की फिर से कश्तियाँ खोलेंचलो फिर बादबाँ खोलेंबहुत दिन…

[Video] Interactive Session with Rakshanda Jalil at K-Cafe, Karvaan India

About the Book But You don’t Look like a Muslim is a collection of essays by writer, critic and literary historian, Rakhshanda Jalil. Through these essays, Jalil interrogates religious identity and tries…

[Video] Daura and Bhaunri | Anukrti Upadhyay

About the Books A young District Collector is posted to one of the furthest outposts of rural Rajasthan and finds himself drawn deeper and deeper into the lives and troubles of the…

Bihar Election: Diary of a First Time Voter

Voting for the first time, for sure, brings the exhilaration and enthusiasm within you. You wish for a change to take place in your constituency, your district, your state and your country.…

Ode to an Ordinary Life: Remembering Dr S. Fazaluddin

My father, Dr S. Fazaluddin (1942-2021), passed away earlier this month. After a brief battle fought in the wards and ICU of the hospital, he left for a life hereafter—the unseen yet…

Book Review: The Break of Dawn by Khan Mahboob Tarzi (Translated by Dr Ali Khan Mahmodabad)

The Break of Dawn (Penguin Random House, India, 2021), a recently published book, translated from Urdu by Ali Khan Mahmudabad is simple, sharp and an indispensable read. The original book Aghaaz-e-Sahar (1957)…

Oversights and Omissions: Response to Urvashi Butalias Indian Express Article

har ek baat pe kehte ho tum ke tu kya hai? (at every single utterance you say, “what are you”?!) A few days back Urvashi Butalia wrote an article in the Indian…

ODE TO AN ORDINARY LIFE: REMEMBERING DR S.FAZALUDDIN

My father, Dr S. Fazaluddin (1942-2021), passed away earlier this month. After a brief battle fought in the wards and ICU of the hospital, he left for a life hereafter—the unseen yet…

Offence under SC/ST Act only if intention is to humiliate publicly: Supreme Court

While hearing an appeal by Uttarakhand resident Hitesh Verma, challenging the state High Court order rejecting his plea to quash the charge sheet and summoning orders, a bench of Justices L Nageswara…