"There is a clear pattern which suggests that incidents of hate crime against religious minorities have occurred largely in BJP-ruled states," the report by the US-based NGO CMRI adds.
In the age of an 'attention economy', it's important for people to be more and more conscious of what is it that they are giving attention to.
A poem on constant vulnerability, and the fading lines between safety and brutality.
I wonder how many of us share the anguish of having to witness a hypocritical spectacle of celebrations to mark Republic Day when the Republic itself is bleeding.
With religion and caste-based atrocities at a surge, here is a poem pleading for love, peace and brotherhood.
The prying eyes of the passerby that glare at us with hostility adds imminent danger to our already battered Northeastern identity.