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Brexit vote ‘sparks rise in Islamophobia’ against Muslim footballers at grassroots level

Brexit vote ‘sparks rise in Islamophobia’ against Muslim footballers at grassroots level

Players and staff say verbal and physical abuse is a regular feature of non-league clubs’ fixtures since the vote for Brexit. By Ashish Joshi, News Correspondent Muslim footballers playing the game at grassroots level are increasingly being targeted with Islamophobic abuse following Brexit, according to the organisation that monitors racism in football. Kick It Out […]

Triple talaq, Halala, Khilji in BHU history paper; students say university enforcing ideology

Triple talaq, Halala, Khilji in BHU history paper; students say university enforcing ideology

Even as Triple Talaq, Halala and Allauddin Khilji continue to make headlines, in another turn of events students from Banaras Hindu University today alleged that the institution is imposing its ideology by using them in question papers. The students of MA alleged that an examination paper had questions on the burning issues like Triple Talaq, […]

Funding Islamophobia: $206m went to promoting ‘hatred’ of American Muslims

Funding Islamophobia: $206m went to promoting ‘hatred’ of American Muslims

Inciting hate toward American Muslims and Islam has become a multimillion-dollar business, according to a report released on Monday. Released by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (Cair) and University of California Berkeley’s Center for Race and Gender, the report names 74 groups it says contribute in some way to Islamophobia in the US. Of those groups, it says, the primary […]

Tell Hindu Girls That Muslim Men are ‘Terrorists’, and Other ‘Lessons’ from an RSS-backed ‘Hindu’ Fair

Tell Hindu Girls That Muslim Men are ‘Terrorists’, and Other ‘Lessons’ from an RSS-backed ‘Hindu’ Fair

Jaipur’s district education office made it compulsory for lakhs of children from government schools to attend the event where Hindutva outfits spread propaganda about ‘love jihad’ and gau raksha. Jaipur: On paper, the five-day fair organised by the Hindu Spiritual and Service Foundation (HSSF) which got underway here on Thursday aims to “philosophically explain and practically expound how Hindu spirituality […]

Thousands of Europeans just marched in support of an ‘Islamic Holocaust’

Thousands of Europeans just marched in support of an ‘Islamic Holocaust’

“Clean Blood.” “White Europe.” “Refugees Get Out!” “Pray for an Islamic Holocaust.” These are just some of the xenophobic messages tens of thousands of marchers carried on signs at a far-right rally in Warsaw, Poland over the weekend. According to The Guardian, some 60,000 demonstrators from Poland – and across Europe – joined the march, which […]

In Modi’s ‘Uttam Pradesh’, posters asking Muslims to leave is a sign of things to come

In Modi’s ‘Uttam Pradesh’, posters asking Muslims to leave is a sign of things to come

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that a party that has a thorough and decisive electoral mandate, must be in search of statesmanship to whitewash its campaign-time criminal utterings. Hence, the wise gestures to rise above caste and communal sentiments in Uttar, nay, Uttam Pradesh, now that 325 out of 403 Assembly seats are in BJP’s […]

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