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Farrukh Dhondy

Despite Windrush, most Brits aren’t racist

British home secretary Amber Rudd resigned one of the premier ministries of the British state this week.

05 May 2018 6:33 AM

Blame-thirsty Indians and remorseful Brits

At the first of these sessions last week, Shashi’s book was denounced for bad history and bad statistics by a prominent British historian.

28 Apr 2018 12:13 AM

Of migrants and their antecedents

Mr Powell was calling on the British nation to recognise the peril that threatened Britain through the presence of immigrants.

21 Apr 2018 12:27 AM

If crime is rising, look at the roots

The conference broadened its core topic out as the definitions of “sexual”, of “abuse” and of “institution” allow.

14 Apr 2018 5:57 AM

Fascism lies in the eyes of the beholder

In Britain this week Corbyn is being challenged to expel from the Labour Party its members who have blatantly denied that the holocaust took place.

07 Apr 2018 5:17 AM

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Anti-Semitism plagues UK Labour

The immediate issue which the Jewish organisations and commentators seized upon was not so immediate.

31 Mar 2018 12:29 AM

Can Facebook really twist your vote?

The effect the Channel 4 exposure will have on companies such as Cambridge Analytica is yet to be seen.

24 Mar 2018 12:07 AM

Should fear muzzle expression?

In India, an offence to a religion is taken as provocation and can be subject to banning books and to legal proceedings.

17 Mar 2018 1:40 AM

Try new ways to rein in unruly traffic

Abolish all traffic policemen and confine our police force to solving crimes and fighting corruption.

10 Mar 2018 4:56 AM

How to teach science: Not just granny’s tales

Singh’s invitation to the celebration of a “national” science day is the ironic reversal of the Galileo indictment.

03 Mar 2018 1:59 AM

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Jihadi ‘Beatles’: What to do?

It is estimated that 800 British men left to join ISIS and of these 400 have perhaps returned to Britain using their British passports.

24 Feb 2018 12:51 AM

Of unappealing segments of eternal night

The initial responses to this universal scandal were in some cases disingenuous and disgusting.

17 Feb 2018 3:50 AM

A shopping jaunt like none other

For instance, say you are in IKEA to pick up a double bed and a matching mattress.

10 Feb 2018 3:16 AM

How some schools in Britain are busy radicalising young minds

The attack against Ms Lall and Mr Qawi was led by five Muslim councillors, the elected local government officials of Newham.

03 Feb 2018 12:37 AM

Powerplay and clubs of sleaze

Women MPs are seeking ways to ban such institutions and events through law.

27 Jan 2018 4:37 AM

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No shades of grey in Hindi films

Today, one should not be surprised, however, if a Hindutva-inspired film portrays a Muslim or Mughal Indian as an out-and-out genocidal maniac.

20 Jan 2018 12:42 AM

Tories’ divide drove May’s rejig, with some UK Asians gaining

Labour reformed education and health provision for all and there was born an optimism that the rigidities of class would be eroded.

13 Jan 2018 12:37 AM

What must we treat as history?

The latest and absolutely necessary historical endeavour is the one to which Mr Tharoor has contributed.

06 Jan 2018 12:13 AM

A year of self-deceptions?

Chinese investment in Britain may create jobs but will come with demands for huge returns to China.

30 Dec 2017 12:27 AM

Can Rahul, Cong learn from Blair?

The BJP accused him of trying to steal their Hindutva avatar, but that was just mockery.

23 Dec 2017 1:30 AM

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