(From The Hindu. Link to the complete post given below) An alliance of Left parties, the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal […]
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Friday simultaneously launched two […]
To help people connect with India’s history and culture, the RSS will organise a mega literature campaign across […]
The Uttar Pradesh Police on Wednesday arrested author Amaresh Mishra, who claims to be well connected to the […]
With the rise of Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi culminating in this week’s election, Pankaj Mishra asks if the world’s largest democracy is entering its most sinister period since independence: The Guardian
Like you, Modiji, my Sanskrit and Hindi tutor was a member of the RSS. He would put on his khaki shorts and go for lathi practice. He would also turn up, unfailingly, for Id dinners at our place, pointing out that he only ate at the houses of old Muslim families as they knew the value of cleanliness and hospitality. He would add that he could hardly eat with most Hindu families either, because “people have forgotten the old ways and only picked up the worst of the new ones”.