"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.
Since the anti-CAA protests, the administration has been using various ways to muzzle voices of dissent by issuing showcause notices, registering FIRs and deploying police personnel permanently on campus.
'You talk of rebellion, I breathe rebellion.'
A poem in solidarity with women who have recently been made the targets of the vilest forms of harassment, media trials and witch hunts.
It's clear the past six years have seen a retreat of public decency. Politeness means cowardice in Modi’s India.
I decided to go through Priyanka Chopra’s Instagram feed to find traces of solidarity to those protesting in India – and wasn't surprised about what I found.
The active attempt to instil fear and anxiety among minorities and dissenters calls for unprecedented solidarity across all movements.
The Komal Sharmas are left free but someone like Safoora Zargar, who fought for democracy and love, is behind bars.
On December 15, the police stormed inside the library and wielded lathis at me and detained me at the police station for over eight hours.