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#TCSpeaks: ‘Not Over Yet’: Farm Leaders React to Government U-Turn #kisanandolan #farmlawsrepealed

With the Indian government declaring it will repeal the three farm laws, and remaining silent on the protestor's other demands, The Citizen interviewed a number ...

#TCExplains: The Kangri: A Traditional Eco Friendly Way to Stay Warm through Winter in Kashmir

As winter sets in, the need for traditional Kashmiri kangris becomes acute, and here in southern Kashmir kangri makers are hard at work. The traditional ...

Off Limits with Seema Mustafa: Homeless Out of Afghanistan #ShukriaBarakzai #afghanistan

In this episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa' we interview Shukria Barakzai, Former MP and Ambassador for Afghanistan on her experience with the ...

#TCReports: Hunger in the Heart of Delhi #thecitizen #hunger #malnutrition #middaymeals #nutrition

In the heart of India's capital, Kirby Place in Delhi Cantonment is a village of 10000 homes. Parents here say forced hunger and deprivation since the lockdown ...

Off Limits With Seema Mustafa: State of Tripura #tripura #pujanbiswas #tripurademocraticfront

In this episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa, we interview Pujan Biswas, President of the newly formed Tripura Democratic Front. Guest: Pujan Biswas ...

#TCReports: Kashmir’s Famous Cricket Bats #kashmir #willowbat

The journey of the Kashmiri willow bat onto the international pitch. Muqeet Mohammed Shah speaks to the people behind the willow bat. To Read more, Log on ...

Off Limits with Seema Mustafa: Rights and Women

On this week's episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we invite the Co-Founder of the Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan, to get her perspective on the ...

#TCExplains: Kerala Scraps Proposed Dam

Responding to outrage from ecologists and indigenous people, the Kerala government has ditched plans for a 165 MW dam in Thrissur. Are we finally waking to ...

Delhi’s Public Health: Dengue #publichealth #dengue #delhidenguecases

Build a damn drain before you dig up the road!” While governments urge caution and blame mosquitoes for the fast spreading dengue cases in the national ...

#TCExplains: India's Pollution Problem #airpollution #climatechange

As the Air Quality across the capital and other parts of Northern India dips following Diwali, we take a look at the WHO's pollution norms and what they mean for ...

#TCExamines: India and The Global Hunger Index #globalhungerindex

Global Hunger Index calculates hunger levels and malnutrition across the world. As India has slipped to 101 rank out of 116 countries. So what is the Global ...

Off Limits with Seema Mustafa: Climate Disasters #climatechange #climateemergency

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa' we interview Mr. Anand Kumar Sharma, Retired Additional Director General of the India Meteorological ...

The Citizen on the Record: Edition 4 #seemamustafa #shomachatterji #sanjaykapoor #bollywood

For this month's edition of The Citizen on the Record, we invite Shoma Chatterji, film critic and journalist and Sanjay Kapoor, Editor of Hardnews Magazine to ...

Off Limits with Seema Mustafa: Regional Equations #mkbhadrakumar #afghanistan

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we interview former Ambassador M.K. Bhadrakumar, to discuss Afghanistan and Regional Equations.

Durga Pujo: Political Awareness amidst Festivities #durgapujo #pandalart #kolkata

With the pandemic restrictions now being lifted, the Durga Pujo celebrations have once again returned to their original flamboyance. Some renowned clubs of ...

#TCReports: A City Struggling to Lift its Spirits #postcovideconomy

The usual frenzy is subdued this year as Durga Puja, Dussehra and Diwali crowd hit the streets. As a vendor puts it “Only those with any savings left have come.

#TCMeets: The Woman Who Fought a Royal Bengal Tiger #jyothsnashee #avijiyghosh

The Sunderbans are the world's only mangrove tiger habitat in the world, with life here precariously dependent on a delicate human-wildlife balance. Every year ...

Off Limits with Seema Mustafa: Challenges Before the Farmers #Ranjitsinghghuman #farmersprotest

In this episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we interview Prof. R.S. Ghuman on the trajectory of the farmers' movement, and the role of the government in ...

#TCExplains: Apple Harvesting in Kashmir

Apple harvesting season, which begins in September in Kashmir, was once a busy time, with 1.5 million to 1.8 million tons of produce. Many families in villages ...

Afghanistan - What Now?

Guest: Gautam Mukhopadhaya, Former Ambassador to Afghanistan In this episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we have as our guest Former IFS Officer ...

#TCOnTheSpot: Teachers Strike - Government to Dismiss 1500 College Professors

Why invest in training us if you won't make use of our skills?” Teachers from government engineering colleges in several states, all equipped with IIT and NIT ...

A US Military Base in India?

After its government yielded Afghanistan to the Taliban, the United States is reportedly looking to launch military operations from a base in northwestern India.

#TCReports: Bharat Bandh

Farmers organised a bharat bandh last week to commemorate the enactment of three farm laws introduced by Modi government last year. The Citizen spoke to ...

Counter in UP

In this episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa' we interview Zoya Hassan, Political Scientist and Professor Emerita, Jawaharlal Nehru University, to share her ...

#TCExplains

Delhi’s Global Climate Strike

On Friday, September 24, as part of a global strike, youngsters marched in the national capital demanding action from the government against climate change.

#TCExplains: Walnut Harvesting in Kashmir

Kashmiri walnuts, widely known for their superior taste and quality, are in demand worldwide. As the season of harvesting the Kashmir walnut has arrived, ...

'The Citizen on the Record' : Edition 3

In the third edition of 'The Citizen on the Record', we invite Hartosh Singh Bal, Political Editor of The Caravan, and Senior Journalist and columnist Rajeev ...

#TCExplains: Afghan Women's Viral Message to the Taliban #DoNotTouchMyClothes

A series of announcements by the new Taliban government in Afghanistan have once again turned the spotlight to women's rights and safety in the country.

Health Care!

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we hear from Dr. Kafeel Khan, Paediatrician and Author, well known across India for his work in the ...

Ground Report Firozabad: Lethal Fever has Hospitals Overflowing

Health care has been and is a major issue in the districts and villages of India with scarcity of doctors and hospitals and medicines hitting the patients hard.

#TCExplains: The Nipah Virus Outbreak

The death of a 12 year old boy from the Nipah Virus infection earlier this September has sparked fear of a looming health crisis, even as India grapples with the ...

State of the Economy Guest: Prof. Prabhat Patnaik (Indian economist and former prof. at JNU)

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits with Seema Mustafa', we interview Prof. Prabhat Patnaik, renowned Indian economist and former professor at Jawaharlal ...

The Art and The Artist: Behrupiya Artist Akram Khan's Story

Akram Khan is a behrupiya artist from Rajasthan. In this heartfelt video, Akram talks about his father's illness and the ongoing pandemic - and how that's affected ...

#TCExplains: Delhi's New Smog Tower

Everything you need to know about Delhi's new smog towers - which can filter around 1000 cubic metres of air per second. Delhi's one of the most polluted cities ...

Lakhs of farmers head to Muzaffarnagar ahead of UP elections

Over one lakh farmers on Sunday made their way to the GIC ground in Muzaffarnagar in support of the Kisan Mazdoor Mahapanchayat. While many farmers ...

‘Afghanistan’s history is repeating itself and we need to learn from it’

'Afghanistan's history is repeating itself and we need to learn from it' 'I wish that instead of me, you could have a famous, successful female artist from ...

The Farmers at Muzaffarnagar

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits With Seema Mustafa', we interview Mr. Ashok Dhawale, President of the All India Kisan Sabha, about the status of the ...

‘A Protest to Protect the Nation’

The nation will prosper when most of its people prosper.” At a two-day convention at Delhi's Singhu border, over 1500 farmer and worker delegates plan how to ...

The Congress Today

In this week's episode of 'Off Limits With Seema Mustafa', we interview Dr Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament, about the state of Congress party today.

The Citizen On The Record: Episode 2 On Afghanistan

In this month's 'The Citizen On The Record', we invite three journalists Saeed Naqvi, Dr Waiel Awwad and Kanika Gupta to talk about their experiences on the ...

#TCExplains: Women in Afghanistan, Then and Now

As the Taliban come back into power in Afghanistan, news pages are flooded with reports on threats to women's rights and safety. Under the Taliban's former ...

#TCExplains: Who are the Taliban?

TCExplains: Who are the Taliban? A look at the militant group and the recent takeover in Afghanistan.

UN Climate Report: A Code Red For Humanity

The UN Secretary-General António Guterres called the 2021 UN Climate report "a code red for humanity. The report serves as a chilling reminder that human ...

The Taliban Consolidates

In this episode of 'Off Limits With Seema Mustafa', we take a look at Taliban's growing consolidation in Kabul. We interview A. S. Dulat, the former secretary to ...