The World according to Geeta Press

If evidence was ever required to show how the influence of Hindu right wing grew in India, just pick up journalist and author Akshaya Mukul’s `Gita Press and the Making of Hindu India’. The book tells the story of two Marwari businessmen, Jaydayal Goyandka and Hanuman Prasad Poddar, who in 1920 set up the Gita Press and the Kalyan magazine.

Gau Wapasi!

The government’s decision to issue ‘Cowdhaar’ cards is the latest in a series of absurd theatrical maneuvers to protect cows. If history is anything to go by, our ancestors had no such concern for the herbivore
Hardnews Bureau Delhi 

Brains made of Beef

In Kayamkulam and Haripad, tension is brewing between the RSS and CPI(M) over the preposterous theory that someone is planning to steal bulls from the Oachira temple. The bulls are supposed to be the direct descendants of Nandi
Nikhil Thiyyar Kayamkulam

Mohan Bhagwat asserts he is not in race for President's post

Nagpur:  Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat today refuted reports that he is in race for President asserting that these were rumours and it is never going to happen.

"There are some rumours in the media about me wanting to become president, which is never going to happen. I am here to work for RSS and the rumours spread by the media will always remain rumours. I am not in race for President." Bhagwat told mediapersons here.