Zeenat Saberin

Zeenat Saberin

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

India's deafening silence after Trump's Jerusalem shift

Deliberately vague response contradicted decades of solidarity with Palestine as an integral part of its foreign policy.

India's deafening silence after Trump's Jerusalem shift

Islamophobia

Hate crime in India: Muslim man hacked, burned to death

Activists say that lynching of Muslim Indians is a growing phenomenon in many parts of the country.

Hate crime in India: Muslim man hacked, burned to death

India

Babri mosque demolition: A 'watershed moment'

Twenty five years since the medieval mosque was torn down by Hindu mobs, the issue still divides Hindus and Muslims.

Babri mosque demolition: A 'watershed moment'

Women's Rights

Hadiya's fight to marry the man of her choice

Court grants freedom to Hadiya, who was placed under parents’ custody by a lower court after she married a Muslim man.

Hadiya's fight to marry the man of her choice

Journalism Is Not A Crime

Outrage after Indian journalist Sudip Bhowmik shot dead

Killing of Sudip Datta Bhowmik in Tripura state raises concerns about safety of media persons in remote areas.

Outrage after Indian journalist Sudip Bhowmik shot dead

Narendra Modi

What's behind Narendra Modi's high popularity in India?

Nearly nine out of 10 Indians say they have a favourable view of Modi while critics question the timing of Pew poll.

What's behind Narendra Modi's high popularity in India?

India

Bollywood film Padmavati faces protests from Karni Sena

Self-proclaimed representative of Rajput caste, Karni Sena wants ban on period drama fearing it might distort history.

Bollywood film Padmavati faces protests from Karni Sena

Asia

Hospitals fill up in Delhi as 'killer' smog continues

People in Indian capital battling the highest pollution in years with sharp rise in patients with lung problems.

Hospitals fill up in Delhi as 'killer' smog continues

Business & Economy

'Black Day' protests mark demonetisation anniversary

Opposition parties say PM Modi's decision to ban high denomination notes was anti-people and harmed the economy.

'Black Day' protests mark demonetisation anniversary

Pollution

Health emergency declared, pollution soars in New Delhi

New Delhi government calls India capital a 'gas chamber', announces closing of schools amid worsening pollution crisis.

Health emergency declared, pollution soars in New Delhi