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Umar Khalid’s Urgent Call to Unite Against ABVP’s Fascist Hooligans in View of Ramjas Incident
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Umar Khalid’s Urgent Call to Unite Against ABVP’s Fascist Hooligans in View of Ramjas Incident

“Let us not allow RSS/ABVP to convert our universities into Shamshaans and Kabristans! The attack today in Ramjas College might appear to be a fall out of ABVP’s opposition to my presence in the seminar. I was supposed to speak in the seminar titled ‘Cultures of Protest’ and my presentation […]

Why are we so afraid for our women? – Questioning the Public Outrage Against Sanjay Leela Bhansali
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Why are we so afraid for our women? – Questioning the Public Outrage Against Sanjay Leela Bhansali

A furious mob attacked noted film-maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the sets of his new film Padmavati. The protesters were seen damaging cameras and other equipment, while raising slogans and spewing abuses. They claimed that the award winning director had tarnished the image of the state by allegedly portraying the Queen […]