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s

    November 28, 2008
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An Exclusive
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  Caste Violence

 -   Ambedkar's way &
     Anna Hazare's
     methods
 

    (The Hindu 23 Aug. 2011) 

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     Karnataka on manual
     scavenging

   
(The Hindu 22 Aug. 2011) 

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National Commission for Religious and Linguistic Minorities

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Fatwa on Terrorism issued by Mufti Fuzail-ur-Rahman Hilal Usmani

Text of Fatwa: Hindi | Urdu | Marathi | Gujarati

Message from Sajjadanashin Of
Hazrat Khwaja Saheb,
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Press Coverage of Meeting
- Peace Concert
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  refugee camp

 

Citizens Protest 

   Documenting Full Co-Operation with the Investigating Agency (07/04/15)

  Thanks For All Your Support  (19/02/15)

[Sign Petition] Citizens in Solidarity with Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand

  Teesta Setalvad: A Witch-Hunt to Silence Dissent (15/02/15)

Statements in Support



HASHIMPURA MASSACRE                 

The Lemmings of Hashimpura
The largest incident of custodial killing, where officers of the notorious Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) shot dead 42 persons from the Muslim community and sought to destroy the evidence has resulted in acquittal because of the deliberately lackadaisical and shoddy investigation says Vibhuti Narain Rai, retired officer of the Indian Police Force (IPS) in an exclusive interview to Communalism Combat-Newsclick and Hillele.org. . Vibhuti Narain Rai, retired officer of the Indian Police Force (IPS)

    Chronology: 1987
      Hashimpura massacre and   
      more...

 

 

“No Riot Can Last for More than 24 Hours unless the State wants it to Continue”-  Vibhuti Narain Rai, IPS to Teesta Setalvad


Archives


   Communalism Combat -- Interview 

In an exhaustive and incisive interview Professor Romila Thapar, Emeritus Professor of History at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi and Hon D.Litt in both the University of Oxford and University of Chicago speaks to Teesta Setalvad in her special show on Communalism Combat.

 
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   SABRANG EXCLUSIVE  

To Question or Not to Question
On October 26 2014, Professor Romila Thapar through out a challenge to the Indian intellectual community in the face of threat by majoritarian fascism. We reproduce the full text of the Nikhil Chakravarti Memorial Lecture delivered to an overflowing audience with thankful acknowledgement and permission obtained from The Book Review Literary Trust,New Delhi.

  The Prime Minister is helpless in the face of ghar vapsi because it is the RSS and the RSS alone that has brought him to power: Swami Dr Thontadarya Siddalinga Swamy of Thontadarya  Matt of Gadag (29/12/14)

 

   India: Rights & Wrongs  

A daily monitor on the state of Human Rights in India

      23 MARCH 2015

     Church vandalised in MP,culprits in Maha attack still at large
     RSS to teach Hindutva to DU students
     Hashimpura 27 years later: ‘No one cared for us then, why will
        they do so now?’
     Two held for murder of three U.P. Dalit girls


Click here...for News links to today's monitor


  Sabrang Alternative News Network (SANN) 

 
 The burdern of Impunity - by
Aman Wadud (02/05/15)

BMMA Maharashtra Unit demanding Maharashtra government
     to withdraw ban on beef
(25/03/15)

क्रास पर हमला  - राम पुनियानी (24/03/15)

   REPORT: 300 DAYS - Documenting Hate and Communal
      Violence under the Modi Regime
(24/03/15)

   रविंद्रनाथ टैगोर और उनकी राष्ट्र/राज्य की संकल्पना   
    
(24/03/15)

   Secularism is a Modality, not a Dogma – Vice President      
     
(23/03/15) 

   PUCL Gujarat, Fact Finding Report – : A Report of Incidents of
      Communal Violence in Bharuch District, Gujarat
 (10/03/15)  

   Analysis of Contribution Report of Electoral Trusts for
      FY 2013-14
 (05/02/15)  

   Women's groups join hands with Maharaja Girls School
      students to prevent the takeover of the school building by the
      temple keepers
(05/02/15)

    Women's groups join hands with Maharaja Girls School
       students to prevent the takeover of the school building by the
       temple keepers
(05/02/15)

    Take back the order of making Surya Namaskar Compulsory for
       all children and lodge an FIR and arrest the accused who
       glorified the killers of Gandhi in ALWAR
(04/02/15)

    Citizens' Statement against Capitulation to the US on Nuclear
       Liability
(30/01/15)

   Supreme Court-Social Justice bench commences hearing on
      Sardar Sarovar case, Directs three state govt to appoint
      Grievance Redressal Authority
(13/01/15)

  After the Charlie Hebdo’s massacre Support those who fight
      the religious-right
 
(07/01/15)

   Chronicle of Communal Incidents in Coastal Karnataka  
     
(03/01/15)

   The government has rammed through an ordinance on the
     
Land Acquisition Act, and is once again trying to dilute the
      Forest Rights Act
(01/01/15)

    Communal incidents less compared to previous year,
       however, communalisation of attitudes more intense

      
(29/12/14)

    Preserve the sanctity of Bharat and the Indian Constitution:
       former DGP Gujarat RB Sreekumar to PM Modi
(26/12/14)

    India: Rule of Law or Rule of Lord in Modi of Banaras, India?
     (23/12/14)  

    Stop RSS Gameplan - CPI M (23/12/14)  

    काशी का क्रिसमस कश्मीरियों के संग  (23/12/14)  

    Report of the 'Awami ekta divas' (Revolutionary People's unity
       day) organized by Naujawan Bharat Sabha (NBS) in Khajuri
       khas, East Delhi
(20/12/14)

   Protest Against RSS Designs for Hindu rashtra at 
      Kolkatta’s College Street in front of  Coffee House,

      December 20, 2014
  

   Will the RSS influenced police prevent use of a common
      playground for the Commemoration of Martyrs Ashfaqullah
      Khan and Ramprasad Bismil, N.East Delhi on December 19?

    
(16/12/14)

   False Assurances by Modi Government on 25th December,   
      Christmas CircularL CPI(M)
 (16/12/14)

   ADR submits memorandum to SIT on black money: Circulation
     of unaccounted black money in our electoral processes

    
(15/12/14)

    Ram Naik is fit case for removal as Governor (14/12/14)

    A report on incidence of communal riot reported at Patan-
      Somnath on 25thNovember, 2014.
(10/12/14)  

   29 Recognised Political Parties have not submitted their
       Donation Details to the ECI
(10/12/14)

More ........

 

   Protest

   Repression of the Right to Protest - Trampling of Human Rights

   Protest Against RSS Designs for Hindu rashtra at Kolkatta’s
       College Street in front of  Coffee House,
December 20, 2014

 



 


 

   Communal Carnage   

Updates on the Genocide

 A repeat of 1999? Threats and intimidation on Christians in  South Gujarat  (23/10/02)
Prominent citizens condemn the dastardly attck on innocent Hindu devotees at the Akshardham temple  (25/9/02)

It requires a different approach to stop violence in Vadodara  (24/9/02)

State Sponsored Terrorism
  Killer confessions
  The indictment  
  News, views
 Fact-finding reports
  Submissions before NHRC   
  Statements, Appeals, Protests
  Poem: Ram Mandir
  Relief and rehabilitation 

Gujarat's Bloody Trail
  Hindutva's 'laboratory', hell for minorities

Hope in Hell... Peacemakers   
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     Fascist Heritage  

IDRF and the American Funding of Hindutva
Hindutva’s fascist heritage 
The RSS Bible  
Who is to blame? Riots' reports
Who casts the first stone?


Citizens Protest

   Cursor - Stop Harassing Teesta Setalvad - TK Arun (Economic Times, 13/02/15)

   Stop Harassing Teesta Setalvad - Editorial  (Economic Times, 13/02/15)

   Victimisation of Teesta Setalvad, CJP and
Victim Survivors

   To defend Teesta Setalvad and to demand justice in Gujarat, please sign the petition

 

Voices 

Exclusive Videos
to Listen In

 

Mera Bharat Mahaan

   Hindus To Lead
      Muharram
      Processions in Riot-
      Hit Trilokpuri in Delhi

     
(04/11/14)  

  He repaid debt of '84 to
     Muslims
(31/10/14)  

  Group of eunuchs who
     stopped mob to get
     reward
(31/10/14)  

   Hindu's tazia to lead
      Muharram procession

     (14/10/14)

   Patna stampede:
      Muslim woman saves
      Hindu child
(04/10/14)

   In Faridabad, Ram
      spouts Urdu couplets

      
(26/09/14)

   2 Muslim youths die
      trying to save Hindu
      girl in Moradabad

      
(24/09/14)

   Two doctors, who get
      stuck in J&K floods,
      turn saviours for this
      town
(19/09/14)

  Three UP teens who
     saved Muslim
     neighbours from mob
     are honoured
(18/09/14)

   Morari Bapu helps
     couple fulfil Haj hope
 
   
 (17/09/14)

 In Agra, Shahrukh to
     play Sita in Ramlila

  
 (17/09/14)  

   My name is Khan and
      I am a Hind
u
(12/09/14)

 Sardarpura Massacre

Backgrounder on Sardarpura Incident

Judgement
(November 9, 2011)

More...

Sardarpura judgment gives a clean chit to Teesta Setalvad of Citizens for Justice and Peace on charges of tutoring witnesses

 

Only Partly True
Two Rival US Based Reports and the Coverage they Get

 
 

A FARCE OF A FAST

       Can Anna take on
         Modi please?

        
(Sept. 21, 2011) 

      Going on a farce
       
(Sept. 19, 2011) 

      INDIA: Modi's fast or
        farce?
(Sept. 19, 2011) 

 

Click here for more

 

 

Gujarat police officer implicates Modi in
2002 riots
(April 22, 2011) 

Read affidavit

On 17.8.2011.
a delegation of eminent citizens of Gujarat and Mumbai met the Governor of Gujarat and apprised her of the complete breakdown of Constitutional Machinery within the State.

 

 Gulberg Society:
Museum of resistance

THE SURVIVORS LINES
A documentary on the Gulberg Memorial
of Resistance

 

Editors' choice

Ramzan helps bring cultures together

(The Hindustan Times,
Aug. 08, 2011) 

Faith cannot be the basis of any judgement
By Shohini Ghosh
(The Hindustan Times,
Oct. 5, 2010) 

The Muddle Path
By Dileep Padgaonkar

(The Times of India, Oct. 2, 2010) 

Judiciary on trial
By Manoj Mitta
(The Times of India, Oct. 2, 2010) 

The verdict on Ayodhya: a historian's perspective
By Romila Thapar
(The Hindu, Oct. 2, 2010) 

  -- Archives

  Religious Freedom in India Threatened

 

Book Review

Narendra Modi:
The Architect Of
A Modern State

 

   WRITINGS
  - Teesta Setalvad
  - Javed Anand

 

   GUEST COLUMN

Footprints in the sand

-- Rahul Bose

 

UN slams Modi Govt.
for denying justice

(Full Report)

 

 

Orissa Violence

Click here for full coverage

 

      Press Freedom

    Attack on Freedom
of the Press

  Editors Guild of India Condemns Gujarat police Action

 

No bail for
Godhra accused

 

Gujarat Election 2007

Is the Congress Willing to Admit Mass Murderers? (Open Letter)

 

   BJP's "Hate Muslims"   
   CDs--
 excerpts from
   the
transcript
 
   (The Hindu)
  
April 7, 2007
  The BJP says it never 
   knews about hate CD.
   Lies, Lies and More Lies

  Tehelka Report

 

URGENT APPEAL
Stop BJP's 'Hate Muslims' campaign for Hindu votes in UP!

  -- Petition to CEC: 
De-register BJP

  -- Petition to Union Home Minister, UP CM: Launch criminal Prosecution 

 

  Campaigns
 -  Forcible Conversion of
    Muslims by Gujarat
 -  Administration
  - Maharashtra Polls  
  2004: Keep Religion
  Out of Politics !
  - Against Hate Speech
  - Against Hate Teaching  
  - Protest : Barbaric Rule
Saudi Arabia's inhuman
punishment of a rape victim
  - Against the culture

  police

  - Peoples Agenda -

  Elections 2004 

  - Other Campaigns

 

  Legal Action /
  Punish the guilty
 - Mass Crimes

 - Compensation/
   Reparation

 - Individual Rights
 - Hate Speech

   You Can Act Now

   Legal Precedents
   The Law

 


 

US visa denial to
Narendra Modi

 
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