NEWS: "MQM founder Altaf Hussain appeals to PM Modi for asylum ..." (*)
Indeed, is the very basis of the idea of a modern nation state, set up in the name of an ancient faith flawed?
If Bangladesh did not convince us, Balochistan reminds, and now MQM asserts, it is.
One may disagree with much of what the maverick Altaf said, but that people globally are increasingly rejecting territorial unity in the name of faith, should question the foundation of all such states - including Israel - that are founded in the name of faith.
[Hindutva-vadis, beware! That is what will happen to your Hindu-Rashtra if you persist with your fundamentalism.]
(*) No, Conspiracy-theorists, it is a piece of credible news!