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  • The Time When Hindi Journalism Turned Into ‘Hindu’ Journalism0

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    • December 12, 2017

    By Krishna Pratap Singh on 11/12/2017 The period of VHP’s belligerent build-up to the Babri Masjid destruction saw the rise of a mainstream ‘kar sevak’ media which destroyed the very fundamentals of journalism by becoming an active participant in furthering intolerance. File photo of Babri Masjid. Credit: PTI Twenty five years after the demolition of

  • Quetta’s Hazara: The community caged in its own city0

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    • December 12, 2017

    By Secunder Kermani BBC News, Quetta 12 December 2017 Close to 1,000 victims of militant attacks are said to be buried in the cemetery of the Mari Abad district of Quetta. Some of the graves are clustered together, where family members have been buried side by side. The district in south-west Pakistan is almost entirely

  • The battle between Bangladesh’s two begums is over0

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    • December 11, 2017

    But under Sheikh Hasina, the country is growing more authoritarian Dec 7th 2017 THE battling begums, Sheikh Hasina Wajed and Khaleda Zia, used to alternate in power with metronomic regularity. Both laid claim to aspects of Bangladesh’s founding myth. Sheikh Hasina is the daughter of the “father of Bangladesh”, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the first president.

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