July 2015

1 July 2015

After a year of staying dry, the BJP is being showered with scandal

http://scroll.in/article/737978/eating-chikki-after-a-year-of-staying-dry-the-bjp-is-being-showered-with-scandal


1 July 2015

Maharashtra BJP education minister Vinod Tawde in Rs 191-crore scam

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150701/nation-current-affairs/article/maharashtra-education-minister-vinod-tawde-rs-191-crore-scam


1 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Tension in Muzaffarnagar village, Muslims remained besieged in a mosque for half a day

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/tension-in-muzaffarnagar-village-muslims-forced-to-take-refuge-in-mosque/


1 July 2015

Modi’s “maun” on the issue of tainted ministers

http://scroll.in/article/737625/how-is-modi-different-from-manmohan-and-vajpayee-on-the-issue-of-tainted-ministers


1 July 2015

India failed its constitution by ignoring rights violations in Kashmir: Amnesty International

Denied: Failures in accountability for human rights violations by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

http://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/kashmir/india-failed-its-constitution-by-ignoring-rights-violations-in-kashmir-amnesty-international/190749.html


2 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Hindus, Muslims pelt stones at each other as violence erupts yet again in Ballabhgarh

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/fresh-communal-violence-erupts-in-ballabhgarh-police-patrol-streets/


2 July 2015

Let’s call J&K BJP minister Lal Singh fiddling with young doctor’s collar what it is – sexual harassment

http://scroll.in/article/738149/lets-call-jk-minister-fiddling-with-young-doctors-collar-for-what-it-is-sexual-harassment


2 July2015

Madrasas to be de-recognised in Maharashtra

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/maharashtra/madrasas-de-recognised-in-maharashtra-classified-as-non-schools/


2 July2015

Transfer shocker in Rajasthan’s Kota: Urdu teachers sent to teach Sanskrit

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/transfer-shocker-in-rajasthan-urdu-teachers-sent-to-teach-sanskrit/


3 July 2013

If Amarnath yatris are harmed, Haj pilgrims will face consequences : Sadhvi Prachi, BJP

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/sadhvi-again-if-amarnath-yatris-are-harmed-haj-pilgrims-will-face-consequences/


4 July 2013

Tension in Baghpat village over killing of Muslim

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/tension-in-up-village-over-killing-of-muslim/


4 July 2015

It’s Shruti Seth vs Narendra Modi #selfiewithdaughter

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv/news/hindi/Live-Blogs/Its-Shruti-Seth-vs-Narendra-Modi-selfiewithdaughter/liveblog/47935088.cms


4 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Fires are out but riot-torn Atali continues to simmer, Muslims scared to come home

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Fires-are-out-but-riot-torn-Atali-continues-to-simmer/articleshow/47943389.cms


4 July 2015

RSS shakha spooks NE Delhi Muslims

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/RSS-shakha-spooks-NE-Delhi-Muslims/articleshow/47932338.cms


5 July 2015

Chattisgarh CM BJP’s Raman Singh in dock over alleged Rs 1.5 lakh crore PDS scam

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-raman-singh-in-dock-over-alleged-rs-15-lakh-crore-pds-scam-2101815


5 July 2015

Vyapam scam: Forget that journalist who died. Is he more important than I am: BJP Minister

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/india/forget-that-journalist-who-died-is-he-more-important-than-i-am-bjp-minister-1016301.html

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/politics/vyapam-scam-bjp-minister-vijayvargiya-defends-his-remarks-on-deceased-journalist-says-he-only-joking-1016327.html


6 July 2015

Despite Vyapam scam taint why does MP governor Ram Naresh Yadav enjoy Modi govt’s favour?

http://www.firstpost.com/politics/god-save-governor-despite-vyapam-scam-taint-ram-yadav-enjoy-modi-govts-favour-2328888.html


6 July 2015

Vyapam scam becomes a problem for BJP as opposition puts pressure for SC-monitored probe

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/vyapam-scam-becomes-a-problem-for-bjp-as-opposition-puts-pressure-for-sc-monitored-
probe/articleshow/47951809.cms


6 July 2015

BJP on defensive as Vyapam scam death toll mounts

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/india/bjp-on-defensive-as-vyapam-scam-death-toll-mounts-says-ready-for-cbi-probe-but-cant-side-step-court-1016418.html


6 July 2015

Shiv Sena wants PM Modi to tell Muslims to accept the necessity of family planning

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/shiv-sena-wants-pm-modi-to-tell-muslims-to-accept-the-necessity-of-family-planning/


6 July 2015

Raje, RSS on collision course over demolition of temples

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/raje-rss-on-collision-course-over-demolition-of-temples/


6 July 2015

Modi wants CBI to hand over sensitive division to officer with controversial past

Arun Kumar Sharma’s name has been associated with the Ishrat Jahan encounter killing as well as Snoopgate

http://scroll.in/article/739017/modi-wants-cbi-to-hand-over-sensitive-division-to-officer-with-controversial-past


6 July 2015

Why Modi’s appeal to Twitter trolls is too little, too late

http://scroll.in/article/738817/why-modis-appeal-to-twitter-trolls-is-too-little-too-late


6 July 2015

Vyapam Scam : Trainee sub-inspector Anamika Kushwaha, who was recruited through Vyapam, found dead

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/politics/mp-trainee-sub-inspector-anamika-kushwaha-who-was-recruited-through-vyapam-found-dead-1016378.html


6 July 2015

Vyapam ‘Killer’ Scam Explained in 10 Points

http://www.ndtv.com/cheat-sheet/vyapam-killer-scam-explained-in-10-points-778625


7 July 2015

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen says Modi government wants control of academic bodies

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Nobel-laureate-Amartya-Sen-says-Modi-government-wants-control-of-academic-bodies/articleshow/47967191.cms


7 July 2015

Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh wants ‘adhinayak’ removed from national anthem

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/rajasthan-governor-wants-adhinayak-removed-from-national-anthem/


7 July 2015

Is Dr. Subramanian Swamy a Hindu extremist?

https://www.quora.com/Is-Dr-Subramanian-Swamy-a-Hindu-extremist


8 July 2015

RSS affiliate wants minority status of educational institutions to be reviewed

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/rss-claims-minority-educational-institutions-are-misusing-status-to-approach-sc/


8 July 2015

Narendra Modi gets a reality check as India investment fails to take off

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/pHkvSwkufKBwcbiFGCoqjP/Narendra-Modi-gets-a-reality-check-as-India-investment-fails.html


8 July 2015

Vasundhara Raje Government Had Recommended Lalit Modi’s Name for Padma Award

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/vasundhara-raje-government-had-recommended-lalit-modis-name-for-padma-award-say-reports-779532


9 July 2015

BJP and ABVP workers went inside hospital, beat up injured SFI activists

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/sfi-abvp-activists-clash/article7401607.ece


9 July 2015

Vyapam, Lalitgate scandals reveal a Modi govt that is far more brazen than corrupt UPA

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/national/vyapam-lalitgate-scandals-reveal-a-modi-govt-that-is-far-more-brazen-than-corrupt-upa/ar-AAcHvzg


10 July 2015

Under attack for Vyapam scam, Chouhan borrows a tactic Modi used after the Gujarat riots

http://scroll.in/article/740074/under-attack-for-vyapam-scam-chouhan-borrows-a-tactic-modi-used-after-the-gujarat-riots


10 July 2015

RSS cadres flood Nagpur with complaints about Modi government‘s performance

http://scroll.in/article/739830/rss-cadres-flood-nagpur-with-complaints-about-modi-governments-performance


14 July 2015

It will take 25 years to deliver ‘Achhe din’; foundation being laid: Amit Shah

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/it-will-take-25-years-to-deliver-achhe-din-foundation-being-laid-amit-shah/articleshow/48065121.cms


14 July 2015

BJP MLA Satish Malviya gets one-year jail for misbehaving with policeman

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/bjp-mla-gets-one-year-jail-for-misbehaving-with-policeman/


15 July 2015

“There is no regret on Vyapam. Only 2,000 recruitments were faulty and 31 people have died” – Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party chief Nand Kumar Chouhan

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/politics/no-regret-on-vyapam-shivraj-singh-chouhan-is-as-pure-as-ganga-says-mp-bjp-chief-nand-kumar-chouhan-1019458.html


15 July 2015

Godhra riot perpetrators are scot free, why is Muslim being hanged here?

http://www.firstpost.com/india/hanging-1993-blasts-convict-yakub-memon-will-send-a-wrong-signal-to-indian-muslims-2343434.html


15 July 2015

Billionaire at Heart of Vyapam Scam Funded BJP, RSS Leaders: Tax Report

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/top-political-leaders-facilitated-vyapam-scam-whistleblowers-tell-supreme-court-781672


18 July 2015

Smriti Irani holds talks with RSS bodies on new education policy

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/Smriti-Irani-holds-talks-with-RSS-bodies-on-new-education-policy/articleshow/48127078.cms


19 July 2015

RSS abandoned me after I exposed Vyapam: Anand Rai

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/interview-with-vyapam-whistleblower-anand-rai/article7438696.ece


19 July 2015

Muzaffanagar riots accused BJP MLA Sangeet Som in row over degree claim

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/meerut/Now-BJP-MLA-Sangeet-Som-in-row-over-degree-claim/articleshow/48136931.cms


20 July 2015

Mumbai Mayor and Shiv Sena Leader Snehal Ambekar Has Compared PM Modi with Hitler

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/mumbai-mayor-compares-pm-modi-to-hitler-783363


20 July 2015

How Baba Ramdev, and a Proxy Hindutva Agenda, Have Entered IIT Delhi

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/truth-vs-hype-exclusive-how-baba-ramdev-and-a-proxy-hindutva-agenda-have-entered-iit-delhi-782856


22 July 2015

Double Standards? RSS chiefs used to relish chicken, mutton dishes

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/double-standards-rss-chiefs-used-to-relish-chicken-mutton-dishes/articleshow/48166147.cms


22 July 2015

Has the BJP imported its ‘Love Jihad’ fear mongering into Bengal with the Tuktuki Mondal case?

http://scroll.in/article/742851/has-the-bjp-imported-its-love-jihad-fear-mongering-into-bengal-with-the-tuktuki-mondal-case


22 July 2015

Why the BJP is appointing C-listers to head top institutions

http://scroll.in/article/743006/why-the-bjp-is-appointing-c-listers-to-head-top-institutions


23 July 2015

How Bal Thackeray and his Shiv Sena changed Mumbai forever

http://scroll.in/article/671332/how-bal-thackeray-and-his-shiv-sena-changed-mumbai-forever


23 July 2015

2002 Gujarat Riots Convict Babu Bajrangi Granted Bail for Sixth Time

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/2002-gujarat-riots-convict-babu-bajrangi-granted-bail-for-sixth-time-784612


26 July 2015

Neither the Sangh Parivar nor the Telangana government can arrest my pen :Kancha Ilaiah

http://scroll.in/article/743651/kancha-ilaiah-neither-the-sangh-parivar-nor-the-telangana-government-can-arrest-my-pen


28 July 2015

2004 J&K mosque attack: A file goes missing, trail cold in attack by ‘Hindu extremists’

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/2004-jk-mosque-attack-a-file-goes-missing-trail-cold-in-attack-by-hindu-extremists/


29 July 2015

The message is clear: The BJP is against terrorists only if those terrorists are Muslim

http://scroll.in/article/744734/the-message-is-clear-the-bjp-is-against-terrorists-only-if-those-terrorists-are-muslim


29 July 2015

In the times of Yakub Memon, remembering the Babri Masjid demolition cases

How Rajnath Singh’s BJP government in UP and the CBI under both NDA and UPA ensured that LK Advani and Sangh leaders got away with lighter charges.

http://scroll.in/article/744403/in-the-times-of-yakub-memon-remembering-the-babri-masjid-demolition-cases


31 July 2015

BJP’s new Tripura Governor has a controversial Twitter past, where he expresses his views on Gujarat violence of 2002 and Modi’s role in it

http://scroll.in/article/727175/from-gujarat-pogrom-to-love-jihad-bjps-new-tripura-governor-has-a-controversial-twitter-past


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May 2015

1 May 2015

US religious freedom panel slams Modi government for India’s ‘minority policy’

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/us-panel-religious-freedom-report-slams-modi-regime-for-religious-intolerance-india-fumes/543036-2.html

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/us-religious-freedom-panel-slams-indias-minority-policy/


1 May 2015

AIDS is about to explode in Mizoram and the Modi government is partly to blame

http://scroll.in/article/723915/aids-is-about-to-explode-in-mizoram-and-the-modi-government-is-partly-to-blame


2 May 2015

BJP Govt‘s economic policy ‘directionless‘, minorities are anxious“: Arun Shourie tears into Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley and Amit Shah

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/modi-govt-lacks-clear-vision-on-economy-claims-hyperbole-arun-shourie/article1-1343022.aspx

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Arun-Shourie-tears-into-Narendra-Modi-also-targets-Arun-Jaitley-Amit-Shah/articleshow/47127712.cms


2 May 2015

Sangh is like Muslim League : Katju

http://navbharattimes.indiatimes.com/india/katju-attacks-bjp-on-development-issue/articleshow/47128524.cms


2 May 2015

Violence erupts in Shamli after assault of 5 Muslim scholars in train

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/City/Meerut/Violence-erupts-in-Shamli-after-assault-of-5-Muslim-scholars-in-train/articleshow/47134268.cms


4 May 2015

Bid to evoke ‘Godhra’ in UP town : Shamli

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/bid-to-evoke-godhra-in-kandhla-town-of-ups-shamli-district/article7167483.ece


4 May 2015

How India’s Media Reported #GoHomeIndianMedia

http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2015/05/04/how-indias-media-reported-gohomeindianmedia/


5 May 2015

Use urine for healthy growth of plants: Nitin Gadkari

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/use-urine-for-healthy-growth-of-plants-gadkari/


7 May 2015

Vice-president of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morch tweets communal hate, held

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/Boy-tweets-communal-hate-held/articleshow/47179848.cms


7 May 2015

BJP MP Bharat Singh criticises government at party meet; complains no development on ground

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/bjp-mp-bharat-singh-criticises-government-at-party-meet-complains-no-development-on-ground/articleshow/47182659.cms

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/bjp-mp-bharat-singh-attacks-modi-govt-one-year-celebration/1/435097.html


7 May 2015

Sikh For Justice‘ Facebook Page blocked in India

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/panache/sikh-for-justice-facebook-page-blocked-in-india/articleshow/47187965.cms


8 May 2015

Acquitted in Akshardham attack case, man pens his anguish

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/acquitted-in-akshardham-attack-case-man-pens-his-anguish/


8 May 2015

Investors dump Indian stocks for China, S.Korea and Taiwan

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/05/08/india-flows-markets-idINKBN0NT0FN20150508


8 May 2015

How Modi Let Down India In Just One Year

http://www.huffingtonpost.in/sanjay-jha-/how-modi-let-down-india-i_b_7230462.html


11 May 2015

Gujarat judge Jyotsana who convicted Gujarat minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani, former Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi gets 22 threat letters

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/gujarat-judge-jyotsana-yagnik-who-convicted-kodnani-babu-bajrangi-gets-22-threat-letters/


11 May 2015

Modi’s ‘sabka vikas, sabke saath’ and Sangh Parivar’s Hindu Rashtra cannot coexist

http://scroll.in/article/715798/modis-sabka-vikas-sabke-saath-and-sangh-parivars-hindu-rashtra-cannot-coexist


12 May 2015

BJP Union minister Maneka Gandhi accused of slapping, kicking forest staff

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/union-minister-maneka-gandhi-accused-of-slapping-kicking-forest-staff/


13 May 2015

‘Modi Govt least interested in getting black money back’, Ram Jethmalani says

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Govt-least-interested-in-getting-black-money-back-Ram-Jethmalani-says/articleshow/47256917.cms


17 May 2015

Chhattisgarh report: How Modi government’s new approach is undermining a decade of gains in rural India

http://scroll.in/article/727633/one-year-of-modi-government-has-washed-away-a-decade-of-rural-indias-gains


19 May 2015

Rajnath‘s Maharana Pratap vs Akbar diatribe marks the complete communalisation of Indian history

http://scroll.in/article/728259/rajnaths-maharana-pratap-vs-akbar-diatribe-marks-the-complete-communalisation-of-indian-history


19 May 2015

Sale of consumer goods slows to 7.5% in FY15; consumption at 10-year low

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47335273.cms


19 May 2015

#ModiInsultsIndia

https://twitter.com/hashtag/modiinsultsindia

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150520/jsp/frontpage/story_21092.jsp

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/social/Did-PM-Narendra-Modi-really-insult-India/articleshow/47341585.cms


20 May 2015

25000 crore scam under Modi rule; BJP ally Shiv Sena raises questions

http://indiasamvad.co.in/25000-crore-scam-under-modi-rule-bjp-ally-shiv-sena-raises-questions-in-saamna/


21 May 2015

‘Sorry, we don’t hire Muslims

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mmbai/top-company-rejects-muslim-candidate/article7228666.ece


22 May 2015

Death by a thousand cuts – Smriti Irani

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/death-by-a-thousand-cuts/


22 May 2015

No job for Muslim MBA? Why it’s no surprise in PM Modi’s India

http://www.firstpost.com/india/no-job-for-muslim-mba-why-its-no-surprise-in-pm-modis-india-2257594.html


22 May 2015

Dalit man in Maharashtra killed for ringtone praising Ambedkar

http://scroll.in/article/729270/dalit-man-in-ahmednagar-killed-for-ringtone-praising-ambedkar


26 May 2015

Modi’s Make in India only hype: American media blasts NDA’s first year

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/modi-make-in-india-nda-one-year-in-office-american-media/1/440245.html


26 May 2015

A 12-Year-Old Was Raped For 5 Months By Her Employer And Gujarat Police Shooed Her Away

http://www.indiatimes.com/news/india/a-12yearold-was-raped-for-5-months-by-her-employer-and-gujarat-police-shooed-her-away-232983.html


27 May 2015

Muslim girl alleges she was denied flat for her religion in Mumbai

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/no-flat-for-her-in-mumbai-because-she-is-muslim/article7248607.ece

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/video-muslim-girl-alleges-she-was-denied-flat-for-her-religion-in-mumbai/


27 May 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Their houses set on fire, Muslims flee village

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/ballabgarh-communal-tension-their-houses-set-on-fire-muslims-flee-village


28 May 2015

Ballabhgarh Communal Tension: Fear rules village after axe attack on Muslim farmer

Most Muslims in Atali homeless, still camping at police station

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/ballabhgarh-communal-tension-fear-rules-village-after-axe-attack-on-muslim-farmer/


29 May 2015

Ballabhgarh Communal Tension: Homes torched, 150 Muslims seek shelter at a Haryana police station

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/ballabhgarh-communal-tension-homes-torched-150-muslims-seek-shelter-at-a-haryana-police-station/


29 May 2015

Ballabhgarh Communal Tension: Photos

http://indianexpress.com/photos/picture-gallery-others/ballabhgarh-violence-atali-village-atali-riots-communal-riots/

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/ballabhgarh-communal-tension-mla-says-all-calm-but-muslims-are-wary/


29 May 2015

Ballabhgarh Communal Tension: Fifty kilometres from Delhi, hundreds of Muslims have become refugees overnight

http://scroll.in/article/730652/fifty-kilometres-from-delhi-hundreds-of-muslims-have-become-refugees-overnight


29 May 2015

IITMadras bans students’ body that criticised Modi, his policies and saffronisation

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/iit-madras-bans-a-students-body-that-criticised-narendra-modi-his-policies-and-saffronization/

http://scroll.in/article/730961/banned-iit-madras-students-group-responds-to-charges-of-spreading-hatred-against-modi-government


29 May 2015

Modi goverment forcing RSS ideology on people

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/govt-forcing-rss-ideology-on-people-rahul-gandhi


29 May 2015

This is our country too… why no justice for us, says Maulana Naseeruddin

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/this-is-our-country-too-why-no-justice-for-us-says-maulana-naseeruddin/


31 May 2015

Hyderabad a terror centre: Sakshi Maharaj, BJP MP

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/hyderabad-a-terror-centre-sakshi/article7265774.ece