The present political leaders on the sub-continent have decisively repudiated the legacy of Gandhi and Nehru, inaugurating what could be a dark new chapter in the history of the region, writes Ramachandra Guha.
Fri, 27 Dec, 2019
Rev Billy has long protested against Trump and consumerism, while also providing comfort to spiritual refugees. He’s now bringing his choir to Ireland, writes Ellie O’Byrne.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2017
AN Indian court ruled a disputed holy site that sparked bloody riots in the past should be divided between the Hindu and Muslim communities.
Fri, 01 Oct, 2010
ONE of the great questions about humanity is the one that wonders why we believe what we believe.
Sat, 11 Sep, 2010
Soldiers and police fired at Muslim protesters demanding an end to Indian rule in Kashmir overnight killing three people.
Mon, 25 Aug, 2008
The Indian city of Jaipur was put under curfew today amid fears of retaliation against its Muslim minority after a series of bombs killed at least 80 people.
Wed, 14 May, 2008
TWO bombs rigged to bicycles tore through a crowd of Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque after prayers yesterday, killing at least 32 people and injuring about 100 in India in what officials called “a terrorist act”.
Sat, 09 Sep, 2006
A second blast ripped through the crowded streets of a western Indian city today as Muslim worshippers were leaving afternoon prayers, killing 22 people and injuring 45, a top police official said.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2006
One passenger died and 23 people were injured today when a bomb exploded on a bus heading for a Hindu pilgrimage site in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police and hospital sources said.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2002
Nine people have been killed in India’s western Gujarat state as sectarian violence between rival Hindus and Muslims continues to spiral out of control.
Thu, 09 May, 2002
The president of News Corp says the US advertising market is improving.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2002
At least 246 people are now known to have died in two days of rioting by Hindu nationalists in the western Indian state of Gujarat.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2002
At least 30 people have died after a crowd of angry Muslims set fire to a train carrying Hindu activists in western India today.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2002
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