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By pak_adnews On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Assam Governor PB Acharya told Indian Muslims to go to Pakistan

Assam governor and BJP leader Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya courted controversy when he allegedly made a statement, on 22 November, that Indian Muslims were free to go anywhere including Pakistan and Bangladesh. On More...

Incredible India
By pak_adnews On Monday, November 9th, 2015
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India’s prime minister Narendra Modi suffers embarrassing setback on eve of UK visit

By Leila Nathoo Indian voters decisively rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party in a crucial regional election billed as a referendum on his leadership, held amid growing criticism of his government More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 9th, 2015
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India’s Modi faces an existential choice

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which rules India, has suffered crushing defeat in the provincial elections in the populous northern state of Bihar on the Gangetic plains. Almost all estimates forecast a neck-and-neck More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Indian Muslim, Accused of Stealing a Cow, Is Beaten to Death by a Hindu Mob

Volunteers of the Hindu nationalist organisation Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) take part in a drill on the last day of their three-day workers’ meeting in Ahmedabad, India, in this January 4, 2015 file More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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The Might of the Pen – Indian Writers Stand Up To Modi

By Ananya Vajpeyi Over the past month, Indian writers have been returning awards from India’s National Academy of Letters, the Sahitya Akademi. They have issued individual statements, signed written petitions, More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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BJP’s Vijayavargiya calls Shah Rukh Khan ‘anti-national’, says he is ‘weakening India globally’

Just how low and how cheap can they go? There seems no stopping the BJP loose cannons as they go on shooting from the hip. They go on making one nasty communal comment after another and it seems there’s hardly More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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Modi isn’t silent, dear liberals. He’s shouting all toxic Hindutva tropes

By Manisha Sethi The Muslims are coming. They are coming for your women. They are coming for your cows. They are coming for your reservations. And finally, they are coming for your lives. This, in short, has been More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
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Shiv Sena now targets Maharashtra CM Fadnavis, calls him pro-Pakistan

Pakistan has generated havoc and bitterness in Indian polity without lifting a finger. In Maharashtra ruling alliance partner Shiv Sena has hit back at BJP leader and chief minister Devendra Fadnavis calling More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, September 21st, 2015
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Does India Want Nuclear War?

By Sajjad Shaukat By setting aside Indian commitment to observe restraint, as agreed during the recent meeting of the Directors-General Military Operations (DGMOs) of both the countries, India has accelerated unprovoked More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, September 18th, 2015
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How Indians See the World – Pew Research

By Bruce Stokes The election of Prime Minister Modi thrust India onto the front pages of newspapers around the world. After taking office in late May 2014, Modi made a number of high-profile international trips More...