Feature: As violence against Muslims escalates, Online Hindutva propaganda pushes economic boycott

(The Wire) Social media propaganda, complete with hashtags, trends and concocted videos, seems to have one single aim: to boycott Muslim-owned and run businesses. Hindutva supporters on Facebook and Twitter have been exhorting social media users of the Hindu faith to destabilise what they call the ‘halal economy’ of Indian Muslims by transferring their business to Hindu-owned and run businesses instead.

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Feature: Muslim family attacked ‘for not leaving village’ in indore, police file counter-FIR against victims

(The Wire) The victims are only Muslim family in the village and blacksmith by profession who had moved to Indore’s Kampel two years ago and run an agricultural equipment repairing workshop on the outskirts of the Pewday village

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Why India is on the brink of an unprecedented power crisis

Arunoday Mukharji – BBC India is on the brink of an unprecedented power crisis. More than half of the country’s 135 coal-fired power plants are running on fumes – as coal stocks run critically low. In a country where 70% of the electricity is generated using coal, this is a …

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