Zubin Madon

  • In the aftermath of the Uri attack, jingoism and war-mongering in the right-wing Indian media has reached a fever pitch. I assume Arnab Goswami’s Pakistani contemporaries are stirring the Dar-ul-Islamic pot of kheer with equal fervour. I don’t know why hyper nationalists on both sides ...

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  • Our discourse in the aftermath of every Islamist terror attack has a predictable pattern. After the initial shock and outrage, but before the final casualty figures are in, #TerrorismHasNoReligion starts trending across social media platforms. Islamic scriptures are quoted and tweeted by ...

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  • Early Sunday morning on February 14, I was unceremoniously jolted out of slumber by the National Anthem, blaring from the wife's new 'patrio-alarm clock' (ISO 9001 & Arnab Goswami Compliant). 'What's going on?' I inquired, while quickly scrambling out of bed-- still dazed-- not wanting to get ...

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  • A couple of days ago, comedian Kiku Sharda was remanded to 14 days judicial custody for mimicking self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh ‘Insaan’ on a comedy show on TV. This faith pedlar is the leader of a cult called Dera Sacha Sauda with millions of followers across Punjab and ...

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  • On my way to Delhi.:) #MarchForIndia #IndiaIsTolerant pic.twitter.com/180VcP3VEE — Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) November 6, 2015 Anupam Kher took on the onerous yolk of spearheading a protest against the intolerance perpetuated by those who are protesting against intolerance. If any ...

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