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Hardline Hindu priest becomes UP chief minister

BJP takes a gamble after winning election with development agenda

The Bharatiya Janata Party has unveiled what could turn out to be its vision of the future leadership for a Hindu-nationalist India with the appointment yesterday (March 19) of a hard-line Hindu priest as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. 1,061 more words

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the latest chapter in the rise of Hindu radicalization

By Murtaza Ali Khan

“What’s in a name?” wrote William Shakespeare. Surely, he couldn’t have been further away from the reality when he wrote that in his ubiquitously renowned tragedy, … 2,035 more words