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Religious Naxalism

Religious Naxalism Romesh Thapar STRANGELY, although we shudder at the execution mania in Khomeini's Iran (invariably justified or rationalised by convenient interpretations of the Koran), we seldom see the parallels within India. They are of many kinds and organically linked to tribe, caste and community. The Punjab scenario is very much a part of the growing global cult of religious revivalism, violence and terrorism

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