Rationalist

  • Sack ISRO chief for taking Mars mission replica to Tirupati: Rationalists November 6, 2013

    Mangalore: The Federation of Rationalist Associations has strongly criticised ISRO Chairman Dr K Radhakrishnan for offering special prayers and performing pooja with the replica of Mars Orbiter Mission at the Lord Venkateshwara temple in Tirupati, a day before the successful launch of the spacecraft from Sriharikota. In a statement the federation...
  • Support pours in for Indian rationalist forced to live in Finland December 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Support has started pouring in for Indian rationalist Sanal Edamaruku, has been forced to live outside India as he fears an arrest back home. He has been accused of hurting religious sentiments and an FIR has been registered against him in Mumbai. Edamaruku spoke to CNN-IBN Deputy Editor...
  • FTN: Are blasphemy laws out of place in a secular state? December 4, 2012

    Sanal Edamaruku has been forced to live outside India as he fears arrest after proving that a 'weeping crucifix' was caused by faulty plumbing, not divine intervention. ...
  • Rationalist fears arrest if he returns to India from Finland December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Rationalist Sanal Edamaruku has been forced to live outside India as he fears an arrest back home. He has been accused of hurting religious sentiments and an FIR has been registered against him in Mumbai. But Edamaruku says he will never apologise for something that he has scientific...