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How India’s ruling party is erasing the Muslim heritage of the nation’s cities

For centuries many millions of Hindus have gathered at the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and Sarswati in northern India for the festival of Kumbh Mela. Their pilgrimage, which ends with a sacred bath in the Ganges, takes them through the historic city of Allahabad. Allahabad is no longer on the map of India. […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, May 23, 2019

President Bidya Devi Bhandari rejecting the Passport Bill forwarded by the upper and lower houses of Parliament has been featured in most national dailies. News of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs asking US Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry not to put on hold his plan to conduct interactions with Nepali citizens has also been featured […]