State of the Union: Modi’s achche din over the horizon

Working on the philosophy ‘either you are with us or against us’, the BJP-RSS have not left any middle ground.

Kashmir: Repression is at an all-time high

BJP ministers in Kashmir, backed by the BJP government at the Centre, are defiant.


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