Muslim rulers ruled India for around eight centuries before British arrived. Post independence, the members of the Muslim community served at some of the most coveted positions in India, be it the President, the Vice-President, the Chief Justice, the Chief Election Commissioner, the Education Minister, you name it and you will find it. Not just … Continue reading Socioeconomic paradox of Indian Muslim Community and the people responsible for it
The recently released Sony Liv's web-series "Avrodh: The Siege Within" replays the unfortunate terror attack in Uri and the events that lead to one of its kind Surgical Strikes by Indian Armed forces in Sept 2016. We have already witnessed the gallantry of the special forces in the Bollywood movie "Uri: The Surgical Strike", so … Continue reading Avrodh: the web-series that looks more realistic and closer to the truth!
As soon as the news about Sushant Singh Rajput passing away broke out, depression, mental health became the hot topic. Nepotism, his relationships, his financial condition, him losing movies, him feeling left out or him being treated as an "outsider" are being speculated as some of the potential reasons. Holding these reasons accountable for his … Continue reading Intellectual Lynching, frustration and suffocation
Is Indian Muslim community really marginalized? Almost every other week if not month we all hear that socio-economic status of the Muslims in India is worse than any other community. Is it true? Not only do we hear this but we also hear about a report published in 2006 called as Sachar Committee report. Ever … Continue reading The case of Wakfs and Economic status of Indian Muslims
A few weeks ago two Sadhus were brutally lynched in a place called Palghar in Maharashtra. Infact the visuals were so disturbing that it was literally impossible to watch the video without a cringe. I generally avoid watching these kind of videos because I am not that strong with the heart. I ended up watching … Continue reading A busy Hindu only complains!!!
What if you have to travel from Point A to some Point B; a completely new destination; a path you have never traversed before; an uncharted territory. How would you navigate? What if you can't see the complete map at once i.e. you could only see your current whereabouts or may be fifty meters around … Continue reading Lost in the Likes