Relevance: Communalism as a notion emerged in India post-advent of British in India. Subsequent decades saw the notion deepening its roots in the Indian society which ultimately led to massacres during the partition. Post-independence, it [Read More]
The USCIRF has recently designated India as “Countries of Particular Concern” citing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the proposed National Register for Citizens, both of which were announced by the government in the past year. [Read More]
India was recently characterised by USCIRF as ‘country of particular concern’. India is advertised as a multi-religious nation and an adherent to rule of law. However, such global opinions are selectively approached by India. The [Read More]
India has been downgraded to the lowest position finding itself with countries like China, North Korea, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. This is the first time since 2004 that India has been placed in the “countries [Read More]
The genealogy of the word ‘Communalism’ within the concept of ‘Community’ gives us a basic understanding of the meaning of the word. By communalism, we mean the feeling of bonding within one community.