Minority


Afghanistan- Sikh woman hacked to death

Unknown men broke into a Sikh woman’s house at late night last Thursday and brutally murdered her and cut off her body parts. Reportedly, her jewelry and cash have also…


Drought in Hindu majority Pak district

Tharparkar is a district of Sindh province in Pakistan where Hindus live in majority. Most of them are Bheels, Meghwar, Kolhi, Jogis and other marginalized communities within Hindus. The life…


Some Thoughts on Overseas Indians from Minorities

It is not a secret that “minorities” receive preferential treatment at our foreign office. The reasons are not hard to fathom: Bharat is a vibrant and plural democracy, and it…




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Forced conversions, marriages spike in Pakistan

Sixteen-year-old Suneeta and her 12-year-old sister were walking home in March when they were kidnapped. The men who took them forced the girls to convert to Islam. “We were walking back…


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Minorities in Bharat: Who Decides?

In the year 2017, Sri Ashwini Upadhyay, a lawyer and senior BJP leader had filed a PIL in the Supreme Court of Bharat asking, primarily, for section 2(c) of the National Commission…