secularism

'Is there secularism in India?': Mamata demands national holiday on Christmas, accuses BJP of 'religious hatred'

'Is there secularism in India?': Mamata demands national holiday on Christmas, accuses BJP of 'religious hatred'

Hitting out at the BJP-led central government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday questioned Centre as to why Christmas...Read More

France vs Islamists: Can individualism
triumph over fundamentalism?

France vs Islamists: Can individualism triumph over fundamentalism?

Secularism is a legacy that goes back to the French Revolution and the gradual separation of the church and the state

French secularism vs Islamic radicalism

French secularism vs Islamic radicalism

Is radical Islam up against western secularism? A somewhat longish context may be necessary. It would seem so from the fast-paced develop...Read More

CPI (M) seeks sacking of Maharashtra governor for 'mocking' secularism

CPI (M) seeks sacking of Maharashtra governor for 'mocking' secularism

The CPI (M) on Wednesday demanded sacking of Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari for "mocking" secularism in his letter to Chief M...Read More

All religions must feel assured about coexisting: HC

All religions must feel assured about coexisting: HC

Calls for a strict action against those misusing free speech

Four student organizations write to West Bengal governor on deletion of federalism, secularism from CBSE syllabus

Four student organizations write to West Bengal governor on deletion of federalism, secularism from CBSE syllabus

Four student associations including Left wing Student’s Federation of India(SFI) have written to West Bengal Governor condemning the Cent...Read More

CBSE Syllabus outrage: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal clears the air over omission of 'secularism..."

CBSE Syllabus outrage: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal clears the air over omission of 'secularism..."

Amidst the rising criticism over the omission few topics in the updated syllabus by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Unio...Read More

The marginalisation of Muslims runs against the idea of India

The marginalisation of Muslims runs against the idea of India

USCRIF designates India as a ‘country of particular concern’. An environment of hostility against minorities brews in India along with a ...Read More

If CAB is passed, it will be a blow to our secularism: DMK MP T Siva

If CAB is passed, it will be a blow to our secularism: DMK MP T Siva

Strongly opposing the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) MP Tiruchi Siva asked the government as...Read More

Harish Salve says CAB is pro-minorities, does not violate Article 14,15 or 21

Harish Salve says CAB is pro-minorities, does not violate Article 14,15 or 21

Through this bill, Indian citizenship will be provided to the members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities, wh...Read More

Making a mockery of secularism: Citizenship Bill flouts Constitution

Making a mockery of secularism: Citizenship Bill flouts Constitution

The controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) 2019, is a heinous violation of the most basic tenet of the Indian Constitution’s prea...Read More

Panipat: Gowarikar's war drama shows the secularism has always been part of our history

Panipat: Gowarikar's war drama shows the secularism has always been part of our history

Ashutosh Gowarikar's yet another magnum opus Panipat is all that was expected of the film-maker who's known for larger than life films w...Read More

Secularism is not under threat in India, says S Jaishankar

Secularism is not under threat in India, says S Jaishankar

"I don't accept that secularism is under threat in India," the External Affairs Minister said during a conference at the Council on Forei...Read More

Nepal party demands government to declare country as Hindu state

Nepal party demands government to declare country as Hindu state

Kathmandu: A right-wing political party in Nepal has demanded the government to declare the country as a Hindu state by revoking the prov...Read More

Mumbai: Exhibition of paintings on secularism at Chaitya Bhoomi

Mumbai: Exhibition of paintings on secularism at Chaitya Bhoomi

Mumbai: On the eve of the 62nd death anniversary of Dalit icon Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, a two-day exhibition of paintings based on the them...Read More

Congress carrying ‘veil of secularism’ and ‘bag of communalism’: Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Congress carrying ‘veil of secularism’ and ‘bag of communalism’: Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi: Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday attacked the Congress, alleging that carrying the “veil of secularism” and the “b...Read More

Sabarimala and secularism

Sabarimala and secularism

How do you adjudicate between man and god? You don’t. Especially when neither is likely to be amenable to good sense in such matters whic...Read More

Mumbai Christian cemetery row: Stick to secularism, Bombay High Court tells Maharashtra government

Mumbai Christian cemetery row: Stick to secularism, Bombay High Court tells Maharashtra government

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday deeply embarrassed the BJP-led government by asking it to maintain its claim of being a “Secular”...Read More

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No country more secular than India: Dalai Lama

Buddhist monks and scholars from various countries are participating in the seminar ‘Buddhism in 21st Century’ being held at Internationa...Read More

Secularism: India at a crossroads- Review

Secularism: India at a crossroads- Review

Secularism: India at a Crossroads: ReviewAuthor: Madhav GodbolePublisher: RupaPrice: Rs. 995Pages: 429

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