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Dr R. Balashankar

CAA, NPR And NRC Will Play Crucial Role In Making Of New India

Dec 27, 2019 Dr R. Balashankar

There seem to be a deliberate antipathy towards Hindus and the existence of India as a Hindu majority state in the opposition camp.

Why Is There Hue And Cry Over Sedition Law? Every Country Has And Needs It

Oct 10, 2019 Dr R. Balashankar

One can talk of modernising and reinterpreting the sedition law, but the argument that it has no place in a modern context is not correct

OPINION | Opposition To Hindi Is More Political Than Realistic

Both the Prime Minister and Home Minister are from non-Hindi speaking states. So it is a bit difficult for anti-Hindi parties to convince people that the NDA government is out to impose Hindi.

OPINION: There Is A Quiet Sense Of Triumphalism Among BJP Cadre Over Abrogation Of Article 370

Sep 05, 2019 Dr R. Balashankar

More than the 2014 and 2019 Lok Sabha elections win, abrogation of Article 370 has made Modi-Shah duo the biggest hit among the party cadre.

In BJP, What Makes Deendayal Upadhyay Take Primacy Over Syama Prasad Mukherjee Or Vajpayee?

Deendayal has become the political brand equity for the BJP that Gandhi was for the Congress Party.

26 July, 2017

Why This Is The Most Glorious Moment In The Sangh's History

Dr R. Balashankar

It is a great power shift that dwarfed Mandal, and redeemed the saffron brand

07 July, 2017

25 May, 2017

In Three Years Modi Has Come To Personify India’s And BJP’s Aspirations

Dr R. Balashankar

Opponents have been vanquished, critics have gone mute and opinion polls are predicting a cake walk for Modi in 2019.

21 March, 2017

Opinion: Yogi Adityanath Is The Best, Natural Choice And He Enjoys Modi’s Confidence And Cadre Support

Dr R. Balashankar

As a yogi, he is above caste, communal predilections, he is hard working with no family bondages. His persona in many ways reflects that of the PM

19 March, 2017

Team Modi Selects Yogi The Face Of Resurgent, Transformed UP

Dr R. Balashankar

UP voted for change and Yogi Adityanath personifies that change.

03 March, 2017

Warriors Of Lost Causes Resurface As Campus Rebels

Dr R. Balashankar

It is high time the government took a call on whether it should continue to pay for the research students and professors who engage in break-India activities and use campuses as base for their divisive agenda.

14 February, 2017

Usurper Or Inheritor, The Irony Of Sasikala’s Succession Binge

Dr R. Balashankar

What is it about Sasikala that brings forth resentment in people?

13 February, 2017

India The Land Of Freedom, Not Fragmented By Narrow Fanatic Walls

Dr R. Balashankar

What is freedom to a beastly bunch of terror instigators who have turned Kashmiriyat on its head to super impose it with the dreams of an Islamic state in secular India?

02 February, 2017

Opinion: Budget 2017 Gives Wings To A Billion Dreams

Dr R. Balashankar

Futuristic, Reducing the gap between Rich and Poor; Urban and Rural

29 January, 2017

OPINION: Bhansali Cause Ill-Served By Historians Besmirching Hindu Icons

Dr R. Balashankar

The present controversy on the film script on Rani Padmini cannot be seen in isolation. It comes in a series of insults and denigrations to Hindu nationalist icons, gods and goddesses and leaders in the guise of poetic license and creative freedom.

14 January, 2017

‘Mamata Goes Berserk, Avenging Political Opponents’

Dr R. Balashankar

West Bengal Chief Minister received a heavy blow to her puffed up ego when the Kolkata H.C set aside her administration’s bid to ban a rally to be addressed by RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat.

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Chairperson of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury addresses the conference to mark centennial year celebration of PAC, in the Central Hall of Parliament House, in New Delhi. Lok Sabha Speaker Om...

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Expelled AIADMK leader VK Sasikala pays tribute to J Jayalalithaa on her fifth death anniversary, near Marina Beach, in Chennai.

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Devotees wait in queues outside the Sri Krishna Janambhoomi temple in Mathura. Security has been tightened in Mathura after Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha announced its plan to perform ‘jalabhishek’ at Shahi Eidgah in...

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Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla delivers valedictory address during the conference to mark centennial year celebration of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), in the Central Hall of Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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A black flag being hoisted at the venue of Hornbill festival in solidarity with the civilians, killed in an anti-insurgency operation, in Kisama, Nagaland.

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

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Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh