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Pretending these aren't ‘dark times’, situation isn't serious will mean encouraging fascists, fundamentalists

'Targeting Modi' a repeat of Gujarat in early 21st century, narrative changed from 'Jihadi' to 'Urban Naxal': NSI

A leaf from history: Rajpipla State defeated Aurangzeb in 1705, its rulers were precursor to Narmada dam

Activists' arrest in "Mussolini’s footsteps", in reaction to Dalit groups publicly declaring BJP govt New Peshwai

Activists' arrest across India is an "attempt" to create prejudice against those working for the poor

Arrests, raids on activists diversionary tactic to hide "terror activities" of Sanatan Sanstha, Hindu Janjagruti: WSS

Police acted against me as though I was a dreaded terrorist or a criminal: Top scholar Prof Anand Teltumbde

Where did 4.28 MAF Narmada water disappear after Dec 2017 assembly polls? Farmers' leader writes to CM

Detained "without charges", Allahabad HC orders police to produce adivasi women rights activists by Sept 7

Raids, arrest of India's top activists, writers: Will political parties, international rights bodies speak up?

"Ineligible" funding of Sardar Statue in Gujarat: CAG tells Central PSUs, it's not a heritage CSR activity

Kuldip Nayar's last message: Fight hasn't ended, there are issues "more serious" than Emergency

Constituting 88% of total trips, public transport in Kolkata, Mumbai has led to lower vehicular pollution: Study

Pope Francis "seeks" pardon for abuses committed in institutions run by religious members of Church

Saint-engineer stakes his life to save Ganga before an “insensitive” government and society

Vajpayee cultivated liberal ethos, triggered peace with Pakistan, yet failed to step out of hardline Hindutva

Centre's decades-old Flood Plain Zoning directive ignored: Gujarat, other states may face Kerala-type devastation

India's trade union density lower than Brazil, South Africa; there is tendency to victimize unionized workers: ILO

Amendment to anti-atrocity Bill comes as, at ground level, impact of BJP-NDA has seriously affected Dalits

Rahul Gandhi's message to Modi from Hamburg: You can't fight hate with hate, it would return with more force

Kerala gets only 25 paisa for each rupee it earns for Centre: Why are BJP rulers "playing politics" over funds?

Why can't you grant amount equivalent to Sardar Statue for Kerala flood rehab? Medha Patkar asks Modi

Kerala floods: Need for policy shift on damming rivers, coping illegal or legalised occupation of floodplains

Aadhaar's image makeover? Govt of India "refusing to divulge" info on amount being spent by UIDAI

Protests rock India, Bangladesh, oversees following arrest of top photographer-activist Dr Shahiful Alam, students

Indian nation should forget supremacy of Vedas, Puranas: Savarkar quoted by Dabholkar, victim of "Hindu terror"

"Dangers" of privatizing public sector banks loom large, even if Govt of India may have withdrawn FRDI Bill

Rallies, hunger strike, demand for self-rule in Narmada Valley villages of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra

Bullet train: Govt of India "ignores" Japanese investor JICA's guidelines on social, environmental impact

India’s farm sector accounts for 90% of total water drawn, but contributes only 15% to the country’s GDP

Redefining India’s freedom: Observing Justice Sunday, Church needs to address internal injustices, too

Ahmedabad metro: No salary slip to 82% workers, 65% paid less than Rs 350 a day, no social security to 98%

It wasn't difficult for Imran Khan to win World Cup, but would he show the same acumen in Pak politics?

"Largest" healthcare scheme? Modi remained mum on how Dr Khaleef Khan of Gorakhpur hospital was framed

Who bought and sold electoral bonds to political parties? SBI refuses to divulge under RTI for second time

Delhi High Court decriminalizes begging, but are Indian authorities ready to rehabilitate 4 lakh beggars?

India's household savings slowed down in fiscal 2012-17; to adversely impact GDP growth: Rating agency

Industrial waste in Sabarmati river off Vasna barrage: The other side of "prestigious" Ahmedabad riverfront

"False" cases like waging war on Indian state continue for three decades: Whither independence for Adivasis?

Rise in US border arrests of Indians: Detainees seeking asylum "cite" politico-religious persecution in India

A gentle communist versus a fanatic inquisitor: Somnath Chatterjee was a democratic socialist and a humanist

Define limitations of media channels promoting "They vs Us" psychosis: Minority rights activist writes to Modi

"Solving" Assam's foreigners problem: Why not issue work permit visas to doubtful voters, declared foreigners?

Save Constitution yatra to campaign against Modi's "undeclared" Emergency starting Oct 2 at Dandi

Ruling BJP "using" taxpayers' money to promote its chances of winning forthcoming assembly, Lok Sabha polls

"World class" RORO terminal Modi inaugurated: Filth in neigbhourhood, herds of cows on way, service suspended

Anti-Sikh riots campaigner asks Rajnath Singh to stop using 1984 genocide to justify lynching incidents

Mr Gadkari, check your facts. Huge govt vacancies exist in educational, health, railways, police and other sectors

Flutter around "Muslim" activist's exit from top NGO, whose foreign funding was cancelled by Modi govt

Higher education quality turning poor because Modi govt "undermining" existing institutes: IIT-B students