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Humans Of Hindutva Re-Activates To Prove A Point That Facebook Did Not Delete The Page

Dec 29, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

He also said that he will leave the page open for some time before he deletes it again.

Humans Of Hindutva Shut Facebook Page After Receiving Death Threats, Admin Says 'I Live In A BJP State'

Dec 29, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

"I have no desire to end up like Gauri Lankesh or Afrazul Khan. Actually, more than myself I worry for the safety of my family."

Actor Prakash Raj Slams Union Minister Hegde's 'Hate-Reaping' Comments Deriding Secularists

Hegde had also suggested changes in the Constitution to do away with the idea of "secularism”

India Needs To Cherish And Nurture Its Muslim Population: Obama

Dec 01, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

Obama said he had emphasised the need for religious tolerance and the right to practice one's own faith during closed door talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his last trip to India in 2015.

Trying To Come Up With A 'Balanced Decision' On Padmavati, CBFC Chief Says It Needs Time And Space To Function

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film is the first major hurdle that Joshi faces as the head of the Central Board of Film Certification.


12 October, 2017

Delhi HC Sets Aside Disciplinary Action Against Former JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, 14 Others

Outlook Web Bureau

In February 2016, Kumar was arrested and charged with sedition by the Delhi police for allegedly raising anti-India slogans in a student rally.

06 October, 2017

Retired Civil Service And Defence Officials Who Penned Letter To Modi, To Host Conclave On Relevance Of Gandhi's Teachings

Outlook Web Bureau

The conclave will be taking forward the concerns spotlighted in the open letters written on June 10 by 65 retired IAS officials and on July 30 by 114 retired defence officers.

21 September, 2017

'There Is A Divisive Politics Going On In India': Rahul Gandhi At Times Square

Outlook Web Bureau

Gandhi also showed his concerns over the issue of rising unemployment in India and termed it to be the biggest challenge before the country.

19 September, 2017

Intolerance And Unemployment Serious Challenge For India, Says Rahul Gandhi In US

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Gandhi held a series of meetings, including a roundtable with eminent Indian /South Asia experts hosted by the Center for American Progress, a Democratic-leaning think tank

18 September, 2017

After IIT And Jamia, Allahabad University Withdraws Nod For Event As ABVP Runs Campaign Branding Speakers 'Anti-State'

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Joint Action Comittee said in an open letter that Vice Chancellor told them the permission was being withdrawn following "too much pressure from the Ministry of Human Resources Development”.


15 September, 2017

Shrinking Democratic Space In Institutes? IIT- Madras, Jamia Cancel Event Hosting 'Controversial Speakers’

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The IIT event scheduled for September 23 on socila equity had eminent panelists like K Stalin , socialist professor Nandini Sundar

06 September, 2017

Gauri Lankesh’s Murder Spotlights The Tussle With Her Right-Leaning Brother Over Lankesh Patrike’s Ownership

Outlook Web Bureau

However, in the light of upcoming elections, Gauri Lankesh’s murder can be used by both major political parties to gain political mileage.

15 August, 2017

Economist Jean Dreze Forced To Cut Short Speech On 'Growing Communalism' After Furore By Jharkhand Leader

Outlook Web Bureau

Dreze was speaking at an event organised by a Hindi daily, where he commented on the functioning of saffron organisations like Rashtriya Swayansewak Sangh (RSS).

11 August, 2017

Paresh Rawal Mocks Hamid Ansari Over 'Muslim' Remark, Says 'Get Well Soon'

Outlook Web Bureau

Ansari had said that the Muslims in the country were experiencing a "feeling of unease."

10 August, 2017

Unease And Insecurity Among Muslims Today, Flagged It To Modi, Says Outgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari

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Ansari made these remarks in the backdrop of incidents of intolerance and cow vigilantism

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz