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Hindustaani Musalman: Why we need to hear the voice of the Indian Muslim

In a country where countless Muslims are constantly held against prejudice and stigma, here is the voice of an Indian Muslim hoping to blend in. 16 more words


Understanding Dhulagarh & Basirhat: #CommunalViolenceWatch


A constant rise in communalism within India has been seen since the ruling party came into power in 2014, in keeping with its party trend which can be traced throughout history. 3,662 more words


Communal violence and transition in Myanmar

JCA readers in Copenhagen may be able to attend this event. It includes two authors – Nick Cheesman and Gerard McCarthy – from our recent special issue… 265 more words

Man died of lynching at Ramgarh

State Secretary of CPI(M) Gopikant Baksi at the burial of Alimuddin Asgar Ali as a member of the fact finding team that visited Ramgarh after he died of lynching by a 100 strong mob yesterday on accusations of carrying beef. 149 more words


Case Study : Vadagam #CommunalViolenceWatch


Vadagam is a village in the Dhansura Block of the Aravalli District in Gujarat. With a population of close to 7000, it is a large village with a mixed population comprising of Hindus and Muslims. 945 more words

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One killed, property destroyed as gangs clash in Mushin

​One killed as Mushin gangs clash over traders’ contributions

Afeez Hanafi

A hitherto tense Mushin area of Lagos State exploded into a war zone on Monday as two rival gang members engaged one another in a bloody clash. 628 more words

Cheesman on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar

Nick Cheesman is a Fellow in the Department of Political and Social Change, Australian National University, and a 2016-17 a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. 56 more words