Hindu Mahasabha’s Idea of Hindutva

Hindu Mahasabha’s Idea of Hindutva

By Ashiq Hussein Bhat Who is a Hindu? According to the Hindu Mahasabha ideologue, V. D. Savarkar, many thousand years ago Aryan people, coming from the Arctic region, settled on the banks of the river Indus. The river was called “Sindhu” in Sanskrit language and the Indus river system, containing seven rivers (Indus, Jhelum, Chenab, […]

BJP observes RSS ideologue’s death anniversary

BJP observes RSS ideologue’s death anniversary

SRINAGAR: While Kashmir was commemorating the death anniversary of pro-freedom leader Mohammad Maqbool Bhat, ruling BJP organised an event to observe the 48th death anniversary of Sangh parivar ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya on Saturday. Attended by a few dozen people the BJP claims are its active members, who had come from different parts of valley, the […]

Speaker’s act proves Govt run by RSS: Rasheed

Speaker’s act proves Govt run by RSS: Rasheed

Jammu: Independent legislator Er Rasheed said Speaker’s directions for expunging chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s remarks on Article 370 have validated the belief that the government is being run on the diktats of RSS from Nagpur. Rasheed said Speaker dared to “exceed his constitutional powers only on the directives received from New Delhi.” He said that […]

Article 370: Between Rhetoric and Reality

Article 370: Between Rhetoric and Reality

Mehbooba Mufti has stated, in the Assembly that those opposing J&K’s special status enshrined in the Article 370 of Indian Constitution were “anti-national”. Mehbooba added that, ‘she was aware that some people were trying to use judiciary to scrap the legislation which gives J&K unique constitutional status and that those who are doing it are […]

Speaker says no to discussion on judicial probe, Oppn walks out

Speaker says no to discussion on judicial probe, Oppn walks out

Jammu: Opposition created ruckus in the assembly once again on Wednesday, seeking a discussion on the demand for a judicial probe into 2016 killings. Opposition legislators trooped into the well of the House and shouted slogans against the government, calling it as an agent of Bajrang Dal and RSS. They disrupted business of the House […]

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