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The Making of Islamophobia Inc. A well-funded network is trying to strip the right to speak away from American Muslims and fanning the politics of fear. A decade ago, few outside the academy would have noticed Jonathan Brown’s lecture on slavery. A Washington native who looks a good bit younger than his 39 years, Brown […]

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US president Donald Trump holds a rally at Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee, US March 15, 2017. — Reuters photo A Federal judge in Hawaii has blocked president Donald Trump’s new travel ban, hours before it was due to begin at midnight on Thursday. US District judge Derrick Watson cited ‘questionable evidence’ in the government’s […]

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Two Bangladeshi asylum seekers in Japan cleared up radioactive contamination from one of the world’s worst nuclear disasters on the false promise doing so would win them permission to stay in the country longer, media reported yesterday. The Fukushima nuclear plant suffered multiple meltdowns after being hit by a tsunami triggered by a big earthquake […]

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Mosque Rejected in New Jersey Amid Fear of Muslims   Melody Carlisle, Bayonne resident, told the zoning board that objecting to construction of a mosque is discriminatory. (Screenshot/City of Bayonne TV ) Mar 7, 2017 · by Matt Katz Officials cited zoning issues as the reason for rejecting an application to construct a mosque in […]

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Travel Ban: Why Trump (And Bannon) Mirror ISIS So Perfectly March 7, 2017 What if the purpose of the Trump administration’s travel ban is not to protect America from terrorist infiltration, as the president and his top advisers insist? What if the true aim of their anti-Muslim rhetoric, articulated over and over again, is instead […]

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  Major Christian Charity Is Closing India Operations Amid a Crackdown By ELLEN BARRY and SUHASINI RAJMARCH 7, 2017 Pramod Dass, the director of Bethesda Charitable Endeavors, one of the 500 Indian partners of Compassion International that will have to shut down operations. Credit Poras Chaudhary for The New York Times NEW DELHI — India’s […]

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  ‘গো-বিজ্ঞানে অবদানে’ আরএসএস নেতা মোহন ভগবতকে ডক্টরেট ডিগ্রি ছবির কপিরাইট DIBYANGSHU SARKAR Image caption আরএসএস নেতা মোহন ভগবত ভারতের হিন্দু পুণরুত্থানবাদী সংগঠন রাষ্ট্রীয় স্বয়ং-সেবক সংঘ বা আর এস এসের প্রধান মোহন ভগবতকে সাম্মানিক ডক্টরেট অফ সায়েন্স বা ডি. এস সি সম্মান দিতে চলেছে মহারাষ্ট্রের একটি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়। মি. ভগবতকে গো বিজ্ঞান চর্চায় তাঁর অবদানের জন্যই […]

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How Our Strategy Against Terrorism Gave Us Trump By JON FINER and ROBERT MALLEYMARCH 4, 2017 The military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Credit Lucas Jackson/Reuters Washington — When the going gets tough for President Trump, as it has virtually from the moment he took office, he has a ready and remarkably restorative message to […]

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Officials in U.S. and India Condemn Shooting of Sikh Man in Washington State By ELLEN BARRYMARCH 5, 2017 Worshipers at a Sikh temple in Renton, Wash., on Sunday. A Sikh man in nearby Kent was shot on Frida Credit Ted S. Warren/Associated Press NEW DELHI — American and Indian officials on Sunday swiftly condemned the […]

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Hindus for Trump The candidate spoke and Indian movie stars performed at an event to raise money for victims of terrorism. By Rozina Ali Donald Trump’s best Indian-American friend is a sixty-seven-year-old billionaire from Chicago named Shalabh Kumar. One recent Saturday, the candidate accepted Kumar’s invitation to speak at a fund-raiser in New Jersey, organized […]

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Jewish, Muslim communities united in call for end to violence, threats  By Seth Castleman and Basim Elkarra The Sacremento Bee Special to The Bee  Along with a dozen other leaders of the Jewish and Muslim communities, we stand together in solidarity in the face of violence and threats. In recent weeks, mosques in Davis and […]

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Survey: India Will Be New China In Global Low Cost Manufacturing Competitiveness Make in India logo. By Subrata Majumder March 1, 2017 The Delloit survey on manufacturing competitiveness in 2016 ushered India into the future global factory for low cost manufacturing. The survey revealed that India will be the “New China “ in terms of […]

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