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B Is For Bangalore, B Is For Burger

There are thousands of reasons to fall in love with Bangalore. One of them is the amazing food scene. The city is a meat lover's paradise too, with everything from steaks to a wide variety of kebabs o...
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You Don’t Eat Beef? Are You A Hindu Extremist?

At a lecture in the American Islamic College of Chicago last winter, I met a young Pakistani American. When I told him that I am an Indian and a Hindu, he asked me what I felt about Hindus killing Muslims over the consumption of beef. I didn't know what to say. Maybe I felt exactly what Muslims feel every time people ask them questions about ISIS and Al Qaeda, about 9/11 or the recent Orlando shootings.