Towards Building Peace

NEW DELHI, Oct. 3 -- The war between Ukraine and Russia has shown unambiguously to the world that the impact of a war in any part of the world is not limited to the countries involved, but it affects ... Read More

Lopsided Priorities

NEW DELHI, Sept. 26 -- Release of eight Cheetahs, brought from Namibia, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 72nd birthday on 17th September, was celebrated by the media and the government as if it ... Read More

Rajpath to Kartavya Path

NEW DELHI, Sept. 19 -- One of the exercises undertaken by the BJP, since it came to power in 2014, is changing the names of cities, roads, railway stations, etc. in order to erase all symbols of a com... Read More

Lessons for the Disciples of Jesus

NEW DELHI, Sept. 12 -- The latest book of well-known historian Ramachandra Guha is "Rebels Against the Raj: Western Fighters for India's Freedom". The book tells the story of seven foreign-born indivi... Read More

De Facto Hindu Rashtra: Ominous Signs

NEW DELHI, Aug. 29 -- Plenty are the signs to show that India has become a de facto Hindu Rashtra, although the basic structure of the Indian Constitution is not changed and India is not officially de... Read More

India Mother of Democracy: A Fact Check

NEW DELHI, Aug. 22 -- While delivering his speech on the 76th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "India is the mother of democracy, diversity is its strength". The Prime Minister did... Read More

Reinventing Mission among Tribals

NEW DELHI, Aug. 15 -- Every year on 9th August 'World Indigenous People's Day' is celebrated. This is an occasion for people all over the world to become aware of the life, culture and role of the Adi... Read More

Har Ghar Tiranga: Symbolism without Substance

NEW DELHI, Aug. 8 -- As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed to the people to strengthen the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' movement by hoisting or displaying the national fl... Read More

People-Oriented Priestly Formation

NEW DELHI, Aug. 1 -- Priesthood is found in almost all religions. Bahai faith may be the only religion in which there is no clergy or priesthood and the responsibility of spiritual animation of the co... Read More

Slow Death of Secularism

NEW DELHI, July 25 -- The preamble of the Indian Constitution states unambiguously that India is a sovereign socialist secular democratic republic. Article 25 of the Constitution states very clearly w... Read More