Thursday, August 17, 2017
NEW DELHI: It is interesting to see Kashmiris argue on the social media about what can or should be done to stem the tide of violence that seems to be engulfing the Valley. There are comments about what Chief Minister Mehbooba Muf .. Read More
NEW DELHI: This article is not personal, nor is it about personalities. But it is important to clarify this at the very beginning as persons involved are historian Romila Thapar, someone I admire ardently, economist Deepak Nayar, ..
The Supreme Court Judgement in Extra Judicial Executed Victim Families Association and Anr vs Union of India and Ors is significant for two reasons.
Firstly, it comes at a time when the expression ‘human rights’ ..
KOLKATA: Should an Indian woman of 55, who lost her family in the Bhopal Gas Tragedy, read soft porn pulp novels?
Yes, according to Alankrita Srivastava’s out-of-the-box film Lipstick Under My Burkha. ..
NEW DELHI: The Economic and Political Weekly is highly regarded as an international journal publishing articles of various shades of social sciences. From the earlier days in the 20th Century, EPW was increasingly widespread with ..
NEW DELHI: Two young farmers from Tamil Nadu pulled the wooden plough in place of bulls, drawn by a widow Rani, 40, who had lost her husband because of deep debt and harassment, at Jantar Mantar in the heart of Delhi. Half naked f ..
KARACHI: Imagine you are a fisherman. Born into poverty. Born in a small coastal village in India. Or Pakistan. (Hardly a matter of choice). You lead a tough life, following the profession of your father and grandfather. You a ..