ISI paranoia on Kerala Muslims

Thiruvananthapuram: Admittedly, the stigma of Pak or ISI connection on Kerala Muslims has a long history. To begin with, the label was on Muslim League ever since it became a powerful political force in Malabar…

Marad: Untold Story Of An RSS "Liberated Area"

What had happened at Marad in Kozhikode district of Kerala on May 2nd? Rajeev Srinivasan, the Rediff columnist, termed it as "Second Moplah Rebellion". The columnist - whom Rediff itself describes as one who "works…

A Wrong Confinement

A day after the 12th Judge of Calcutta Civil and Sessions Court, Basudeb Majumdar, pronounced capital punishment for all the seven accused involved in the attack on American Centre, a news report said that the…

Cowed down by Cow

The Udupi-Mangalore belt in South Canara of Karnataka was rocked by violence unleashed by Sangh Parivar in the third week of March. All in the name of protecting the proverbial Holy Cow. Notably, the series…

Kerala: The Holy Cross and the State

As the pattern of the following  incidents exhibits, the Christians in Kerala have reasons to worry. Attacks in Southern part followed by church burning in Northern part, and vice versa, in both years. Never ever…

VHP Builds A Temple In Idukki Dam

Exhibiting its defiance and belligerence on April 30, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad hurriedly conducted the "idol installation ceremony" at the "Ayyappa temple" it constructs within the reservoir of Idukki Dam. This was done in an…