Posts Tagged: Gujarat

Modi government revives communal tensions to accelerate economic growth

NEW DELHI—Rejecting criticism that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had done little to distinguish its economic policies from those of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated today that communal tensions sparked by emboldened Vishwa Hindu Parishad,

Modi government revives communal tensions to accelerate economic growth

NEW DELHI—Rejecting criticism that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had done little to distinguish its economic policies from those of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated today that communal tensions sparked by emboldened Vishwa Hindu Parishad,

Madhu Kishwar’s “Modinama” sparks mass conversions to Islam in Gujarat

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) president Pravin Togadia strongly condemned the mass conversion of upper-caste Gujarati Hindus to Islam, accusing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of “minority appeasement” and indulging in “vote bank politics” by favouring Muslims in public policy. The

Madhu Kishwar’s “Modinama” sparks mass conversions to Islam in Gujarat

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) president Pravin Togadia strongly condemned the mass conversion of upper-caste Gujarati Hindus to Islam, accusing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of “minority appeasement” and indulging in “vote bank politics” by favouring Muslims in public policy. The