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Hindu Extremists Push a Muslim off a Train, Attack Another for Not Chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’

Violence against Muslims continues even as India rejects a US report saying religious intolerance has increased.
Shamani Joshi
6.25.19
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As Modi Takes Oath, the BJP’s Delhi Website Gets Hacked to Display Beef Recipes

The government that brought about the beef ban just got served.
Shamani Joshi
5.31.19
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An Adivasi Professor Has Been Arrested for His 2-Year-Old Facebook Post About Eating Beef

His lawyer thinks that the BJP waited until after the election to arrest him so they wouldn’t lose the Adivasi votebank.
Shamani Joshi
5.27.19
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Modi 2.0: Here's What Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Reelection Means for India

A lowdown on the rough and tumble of Indian politics to see what the future might have in store for us.
Arnav Das Sharma
5.24.19
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We Ask Indians How They Feel the Election Outcome Will Affect Their Lives

As the Narendra Modi-led BJP looks unstoppable in its victory, we ask around to see what people have to say.
VICE India Staff
5.23.19
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Is Set to Come Back to Power Even Stronger

It's the first time a non-Congress prime minister has returned to power.
Pallavi Pundir
5.23.19
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Polling Officials Forget to Delete Fake Votes, Decide to Erase Real Ones to Hide Their Tracks

After being accused of manipulating Electronic Voting Machines, the Election Commission is now investigating a new fuck-up in Himachal Pradesh that compromises the democratic process.
Shamani Joshi
5.22.19
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The Secrets Behind How Politicians Get the Masses to Attend Their Rallies

“Bottles are stacked up in big cartons, placed in vans, and then sent to areas frequented by drunkards.”
Zeyad Masroor Khan
5.15.19
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This Political Party Is Offering Free Gold, Half-Price Alcohol and Goats on Eid If it Wins

“70 percent of people drink liquor only when they’re sad, and want to lift up their night after a hard day. Robbing these sad people is cruel.”
Zeyad Masroor Khan
5.10.19
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This Bernie Sanders-Inspired Startup Is Funding Election Dreams of India’s Political Outsiders

Managing to raise Rs 7 million to fund student activist Kanhaiya Kumar’s campaign, Our Democracy is quietly shaking up the world of political fundraising.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
5.7.19
Weed Week

Question of the Day: Which Political Party Is Most Likely to Legalise Weed in India?

“My friend recently showed me a pamphlet that BJP apparently released which said that Modi supports marijuana legalisation.”
Shamani Joshi
4.19.19
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Comments on Opponent's Underwear and Other Shit That Got Indian Politicians Banned From Campaigning

“The Congress government used to serve biryani to terrorists and Modiji’s army sends bullets and bombs their way."
Shamani Joshi
4.16.19
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