The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) rise in the Indian political circles has been well documented for a considerable amount of time. But in 2014, a resurgence of sorts caused BJP to come to power for the second time in over 16 years. BJP’s meticulous rise to power marks an era of the political right-wing dominating politics, not only in India but in other notable powers of the world as well.
Why should the government silence such a small opposition in Andhra Pradesh? Is it the insecurity of the ruling party about the fragility of its public finances? Or, is it the desire to rule the state without any opposition?
In India, a new brand of politics featuring ‘hate, hubris, and Hindutva’ has embarked to facilitate ‘social debacle’ by engineering religious strife by blatantly appropriating majoritarian principles.
We can never be free from ideology, as it is the ideology that is dependent on us and feeds on our belief systems. But we have to be free from ideological hegemony to start moving into the direction of freedom.
Gandhi’s perceptions about the modern social institutions developed in India by the British Raj highlighted the egotistical, impatient and greedy facet of humankind.
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Since he took over as the Administrator of the island, the “Save Lakshadweep” campaign has been trending on social media amid widespread protests in the Union Territory, owing to the contentious administrative reforms, which are being deemed as anti-people and a way of spreading the saffron propaganda.
Though there are many small parties involved in the upcoming Tamil Nadu elections, the election is primarily a two-horse race!
The idea of a youth organisation being half as inclusive as they claim to be would be one of the most absurd and far from reality urban myths I have had the misfortune of hearing about.
Internal havocs inflicted by Trump-era policy-propagandas are severe. Hence, the new administration would prioritize realising their ‘unification call’ and a robust ‘COVID-19’ policy to abate the ordeal erupting out of the pandemic.
The examples taken under homosexuality and politics are shreds of evidence of the fact that LGBTIA+ community is gradually garnering the confidence to contest the elections.
The greatest damage feelings of patriotism can do is that it can mix the identity of the nation and the government.
Communal violence and caste violence have become the preferred mode of governance of the Indian ruling classes.