Tag Archives: Gujarat

Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Flares Up in India

Are India's anti-Muslim outbursts coming from rogue politicians, or are they directed by the prime minister?

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Demilitarizing Kashmir’s Demographic Question

As Kashmir votes, the modalities of Pandit resettlement will mark the limits of India’s rising saffron tide.

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India’s Groundwater Drops to Critical Levels

Cities and villages in India will soon run out of potable water if current trends continue, warns senior water official

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Can Modi Rise to India’s Challenge?

Many people, both in Asia and beyond, hope and expect that under Modi’s government India will recover from the political drift and sluggish growth of recent years. But a note of caution is in order about what to expect from India, economically and strategically.

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‘History Wars’ Set Ablaze Again in India

Controversial school books present an extremely contentious view of Indian history rooted in the ideology of Hindutva, the Hindu nationalist political movement — and sometimes propagate pure fantasy

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Rise of India’s Modi: Does US Really Care?

US Ambassador Nancy Powell recently resigned from her job as envoy to New Delhi. There is speculation and denial that her departure, scheduled for next month, is linked to the rise of Narendra Modi as the country’s prospective prime minister.   Mr Modi, who inspires hysterical adulation and serious apprehension among opposite sets of Indians, has so far been denied …

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