In the United States, protesters have rallied at public parks, universities and Indian consulates to defend what they see as an attempt to destroy the secularism enshrined in India’s Constitution and make India a Hindu nation.
@BJP4India slams '@INCIndia’s joke on secularism' over @AshokChavanINC’s statement on Muslim ‘appeasement’. Is Cong only serving Muslims? Share your view with Rahul Shivshankar on INDIA UPFRONT. | Tweet with #CongMuslimGreenFlag
As far as secularism is concerned, for years altogether, there has been a ‘World Cup’ for secularism by most of the political parties (mainly Opposition): @sambitswaraj , National Spokesperson, BJP tells Rahul Shivshankar on INDIA UPFRONT. | #CongMuslimGreenFlag
@BJP4India slams '@INCIndia’s joke on secularism' over @AshokChavanINC’s statement on Muslim ‘appeasement’. Is Cong only serving Muslims? Tune in to TIMES NOW with Rahul Shivshankar on INDIA UPFRONT. | Tweet with #CongMuslimGreenFlag
It is so uplifting that see so many young men & women, students & youth cutting across religion caste and language are coming to fight for intangible ideas like equality, equal protection of laws, no discrimination, secularism, liberal India & pluralism: @PChidambaram_IN
Again, why should Hindu places of worship (and ONLY Hindu places of worship) be administered by govt appointees ?! Q: What kind of "secularism" is this? Ans: the colonial, divide-&-rule kind. Classical secularism = separation of church & state. Time to make India truly secular🙏
Secularism in India has faced several attacks but the #CitizenshipAmmendmentBill is the worst onslaught on it. This bill violates the very foundations of the India for which our freedom fighters struggled. Every Indian must oppose this bill in the strongest possible way.
Police stormed a New Delhi university where students were protesting India's new citizenship law that gives preference to non-Muslims. About 100 people were wounded. Protesters say the law violates secularism laws and will marginalize India's Muslim minority.
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan: Kerala will not accept #CitizenshipAmendmentBill (CAB). CAB is unconstitutional. The central government is trying to divide India on religious lines. This is a move to sabotage equality and secularism. (file pic)
This election is not a fight for power, but for the soul of India itself... our most cherished values — secularism, diversity and pluralism - are under attack: CP in an exclusive interview for