TJ Joseph

INTERVIEW | My attackers wanted to strike fear and succeeded: Prof TJ Joseph

Prof T J Joseph, the first victim of Popular Front of India’s atrocities, was in the TNIE office on the day the Union government imposed a ban on the extremist outfit.

published on : 2nd October 2022

PFI shouldn’t have existed in progressive Kerala: Professor TJ Joseph

PFI members had chopped off Joseph’s hand in 2010 alleging he committed blasphemy in a question paper he set.

published on : 29th September 2022

Silence is better at times, says Kerala professor whose hand was chopped off by PFI activists

Many of the victims of the PFI's attacks are no longer alive, Professor TJ Joseph said, while adding that he would like to observe silence in solidarity with those victims.

published on : 28th September 2022

Dedicate Sahitya Akademi award to those who stood by me: TJ Joseph

A decade later, he published his memoir, Attupokatha Ormakal, in which he shared his trauma and hope for a world order.

published on : 28th July 2022

'Allow religious education after 18', says Kerala professor whose palm was chopped for blasphemy

Addressing a programme organised by the rationalist group of Essence Global here on Sunday, Prof TJ Joseph said such a move is essential to stop indoctrination of children.

published on : 30th May 2022

Witnesses turn hostile in palm chopping case, ‘conspirator’ gets bail

Shafeeq is the 30th accused in the case and is allegedly a conspirator in the crime.

published on : 6th May 2022