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India


  • Modi's 'two nations' theory roils India

    by B.Z. Khasru

    By scraping Kashmir's status, the prime minister has taken a highly risky step toward making the misguided dream of the right-wing Hindu extremists come true and shaken up secular India.



  • The Original Evil Corporation

    by William Dalrymple

    The East India Company, a trading firm with its own army, was masterful at manipulating governments for its own profit. It’s the prototype for today’s multinationals.


  • Can Muslims get a fair shake in India?

    by B.Z. Khasru

    By scraping Kashmir's special autonomy status, Modi has taken a dangerous step toward implementing the vision of his ultra-nationalist party's spiritual guru, the late V.D. Savarkar.



  • History wars roiling India

    The RSS and the BJP are determined to divide the nation on religious grounds, historians say, adding that history is a discipline of reason and could not be written with “fabricated truths, imagination or myth-making.”