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‘Riots (read ‘communal clashes’) don’t take place wherever BJP is in power.’ The saffron party leaders are fond of making this statement from every available public platform.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
22 May 2023

A Wounded Manipur

Time heals the wounds, but how long it takes depends on the way State deals with the deteriorating situation

Albert Thyrniang Albert Thyrniang
22 May 2023


Ethnic cleansing was first tried out in Bosnia (1992-95) when the Serbs used it against Bosnian Muslims and Croats.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
22 May 2023

The Church needs prophetic communicators today -- communicators who are free, frank and fearless, grounded in the person and message of Jesus.

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
22 May 2023

Plurality cannot be sacrificed for the sake of ideology. Real education recognizes and promotes diversity in all areas in people’s life

Sunny Jacob Sunny Jacob
22 May 2023

The Assembly elections in Karnataka and the Municipal polls in U.P. are done and dusted. I had written about their significance in my earlier piece, “Andh Bhakts Abound"

Chhotebhai Chhotebhai
22 May 2023

Responding to the massive victory of the Congress party in the Karnataka Assembly elections, Rahul Gandhi said, “Shops of hatred are closed and the market of love is opened”.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
22 May 2023

At a time when ‘fascist nationalism’ tendencies are on the rise, the ‘BJPgovernment-Mukt’ South India sends out a clear message to the rest of India

Mathew John Mathew John
22 May 2023

As the consequences of consuming illicit liquor are exponentially greater, efforts should be made to help those addicted to spurious alcohol quit the habit.

Aarti Aarti
22 May 2023

Wellness is the well-being of the whole person taken as a whole. This enables me to reflect upon my own integral self.

P. A. Joseph P. A. Joseph
22 May 2023

The chief minister for Karnataka has finally been chosen, but for a few crucial days after the elections, a tale of two ambitious men holding tightly to the chief minister’s Chair, unfolded!

Robert Clements Robert Clements
22 May 2023