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Manish Tewari Urges Congress To Not Give Up Against Right Wing Populism

Nov 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In a series of tweets, Tewari said, "Congress may be on the wrong side of the cultural wars as are most liberal and progressive parties around the world because of the rise of right wing populism. That does not mean we should give up our core convictions. RSS-Jana Sangh- BJP were on the wrong side of Cultural wars at end of 2nd World War for close to seven decades".

Govind Pansare Murder Case: Police Arrests Right-Wing Activist Sharad Kalaskar

Jun 11, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Sharad Kalaskar, whose name has figured in a series of high profile crimes, was arrested by the Maharashtra ATS in the Palghar arms haul case in August last year.

Hindu Sena Marks Queen Victoria's Death Anniversary, Says She Freed India From Muslims

Declaring 1857 as India's "1st independence in true sense," the poster for the event says that under Empress Victoria the Britishers helped Indian attain freedom from "Islamic invaders/terrorists".

Why We Should Fear A Hindu Rashtra: A Counter-Argument

May 22, 2018 Misria Shaik Ali

In all the complexity in understanding how the Hindu culture is perceived, the question remains, “Is Indian culture simply synonymous to Hindu culture?”

Namaz Should Be Offered In Mosques, Not Open Spaces: Haryana CM Manohar Khattar

Right-wing Hindu groups visited at least six places in the city where namaz was offered every Friday and allegedly prevented people from doing so.

06 May, 2018

My Dear Fellow, The Issue Is Not Jinnah But An Armed, Unlawful, Attack By A Mob


There is no discussion on the breach of security to Mr. Hamid Ansari. Everyone is busy discussing the role of Jinnah in the British period of the Indian history. One feels like screaming, my dear fellow, Jinnah is not the issue.

27 March, 2018

Man Accused Of Hacking, Burning Alive Muslim Labourer Hailed As Hero In Ram Navami Tableau In Rajasthan

Outlook Web Bureau

In December last year, a video surfaced showing Regar ranting about 'love jihad', hacking West Bengal labourer Mohammed Afrazul and then burning him alive in Rajasthan's Udaipur.

16 February, 2018

Hindu Ekta Manch Hold Protest In Support Of SPO Arrested For Raping And Killing 8-Yr-Old In Kashmir

Outlook Web Bureau

Taking to twitter, Mufti said she was 'appalled by the marches and protests in defense of the recently apprehended rapist (sic) in Kathua."

06 February, 2018

Kerala Poet Attacked Allegedly By RSS Workers After Giving Speech Against Hindutva, Six Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

Sreekumar was attacked when he was returning after addressing a cultural gathering where he had reportedly spoken against Hindutva forces.

30 January, 2018

At Gauri Day, ‘How To Defeat The Common Enemy’ Becomes A Rallying Point

Ajay Sukumaran

The political activists largely focused on the communal and right-wing politics that Gauri Lankesh had opposed through her journalism.


15 January, 2018

Madhya Pradesh Catholic Schools Move Court Seeking Protection From ABVP

Outlook Web Bureau

The Catholic school outfit accused the right-wing organisation of "trying to whip up communal tension".

05 January, 2018

PM Modi Should Not Walk On Manusmriti's Path, Must Speak On Dalit Targeting, Says Jignesh Mevani

Outlook Web Bureau

"On January 9, I will hold Constitution in one hand and Manu Smiriti in other hand and would like to ask Prime Minister Modi whether this county would run on Constitution or Manusmriti," he said

04 January, 2018

'Surgical Strike': Prakash Raj Alleges His Popular Kannada Column Abruptly Stopped

Outlook Web Bureau

He has been critical of the right-wing and the central government over a host of issues ranging from Gauri Lankesh murder to 'Padmavati' film

03 January, 2018

Maharashtra On Boil: Bhima-Koregaon Protests Rock Parliament, Opposition Moves Adjournment Motion

Outlook Web Bureau

Angry dalit protestors hit the street in several districts of the state, creating much tension in the area.

03 January, 2018

Who Are These Two Right-Wing Leaders Who Have Been Booked For Allegedly Orchestrating Attack On Dalit

Outlook Web Bureau

The violence had occurred at an event to mark the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima Koregaon in which the British Army comprising Dalits had defeated the Peshwas.


02 January, 2018

Maharashtra On Boil: After Pune, Violent Protests Reach Mumbai, Local Train Services Hit

Outlook Web Bureau

As a precautionary measure, the Mumbai Police too tweeted out an advisory asking people to steer away from rumours

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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