Trojan Horse affair: When government and media colluded to vilify the Muslim community

Another week, another apology. Two newspapers, The Sun and The Daily Telegraph, have retracted claims that there was a conspiracy to Islamicise schools in Oldham, a town in the Greater Manchester area of northwestern England. The Sunday Times, which broke the story, has not done so – not yet, at any rate. The stories, written in February 2017, developed…

Memories Never Die !

It is sixteen years now since the Gujarat Carnage of 2002. The years have flown by; Gujarat, India and the world have experienced a generation change in many different ways. “Let us move on” is the repeated quote of many who were not affected. “Such things happen everywhere” is the slogan of those who would…

Bin Zayed aide is cooperating with Trump-Russia collusion investigator: Report

An adviser to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed is cooperating with the US special prosecutor investigating possible collusion between Russia and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, citing two anonymous sources. Lebanese businessman George Nader, who reportedly visits the White House frequently, has become a target of the…