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Palakkad, Kerala and death of Pregnant Elephant: Communalization of a Tragedy

Palakkad, Kerala and death of Pregnant Elephant: Communalization of a Tragedy

India, a plural society is undergoing the pangs of communalization at a rapid pace. In this process the religious minorities are targeted and subjected to violence, which is overtly justified. This communalisation did begin with the British introduced communal historiography, has a long journey and now any incident or tragedy is given a communal turn with ease as the communal[Read More…]

by 09/06/2020 0 comments India
Facts Behind Maneka Gandhi’s Elephant Love

Facts Behind Maneka Gandhi’s Elephant Love

The recent controversy which erupted in Kerala due to the twitter remarks by Maneka Gandhi has multiple political, environmental and communal angles. The controversy started on the manner in which the former Environment Minister chose to make the statement. Bharatiya Janata MP and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi recently lashed out at Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi over[Read More…]

by 07/06/2020 2 comments India
Elephant Killing in Kerala has nothing to do with Malappuram Muslims

Elephant Killing in Kerala has nothing to do with Malappuram Muslims

Anti-Muslim propaganda fails to die in India. After the Tabligi Jamat now Muslims of   Malappuram district of Kerala is being targeted for killing of a pregnant elephant that was apparently done to death by eating pineapple laced with explosives. According to forest officials, the wild elephant had left the forests of the Silent Valley in Palakkad district and wandered into[Read More…]

by 04/06/2020 1 comment India