The Taj Mahal, built by a Muslim emperor, has been condemned by Hindu extremists as “a blot on Indian culture”. Pictures: Alamy
Wee Kek Koon
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What India’s Hindu hardliners and Han Chinese nationalists have in common

China’s hanfu movement and the denouncing of the Taj Mahal as a ‘blot on Indian culture’ by a member of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party are both attempts to dilute the past

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The Taj Mahal, built by a Muslim emperor, has been condemned by Hindu extremists as “a blot on Indian culture”. Pictures: Alamy
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