Arundhati

The Arundhati Roy Syndrome

~By Dilip Bobb India’s most famous Provocateur has, inevitably, made it to the global high table known as the United Nations General Assembly. Equally inevitably,...
Imaging India’s rape victims

Imaging India’s rape victims

By Ariel Sophia Bardi Breakthrough India tried to reset the narrative on imaging rape, sexual violence through a social media campaign – #RedrawMisogyny On a balmy Sunday in...

Something rotten in the politics of Punjab and Haryana

Ram Rahim is in prison but the troubles of cultic violence are not over ~Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr The convulsion and commotion among the followers that...
Any other government at the Centre would have sought to overturn the triple talaq verdict: Arif Mohammad Khan

Any other government at the Centre would have sought to overturn the triple talaq...

~By Puneet Nicholas Yadav On April 23, 1985 the Supreme Court judgment on the Mohammed Ahmed Khan vs Shah Bano case created history. The judgment,...
Ahmad Patel Barely Survives to Keep Sonia’s Rahul Hopes Alive

Ahmad Patel Barely Survives to Keep Sonia’s Rahul Hopes Alive

By: Saeed Naqvi It would be rank bad form to describe Ahmad Patel as a form of life under Sonia Gandhi’s furniture, because the entire...
Yechury with Karat

CPI(M) headed for a Bengal-Kerala Split?

~By Sujit Bhar The Communist Party of India (Marxist), currently marginalised in national politics and even in its natural habitat West Bengal – where the...
WAR BUT NO WAR

WAR BUT NO WAR

~ By Syed Ata Hasnain As the standoff at Doklam Plateau in Bhutan, the 89-square kilometre area which China lays claim to, enters its ninth...
Debt is just one aspect, farming is almost a terminal disease in India

Debt is just one aspect, farming is almost a terminal disease in India

The core problems faced by farmers have not been taken seriously or been treated in an ad-hoc manner. By Ranjona Banerji The anger of farmers across...
Bob Dylan finally delivers Nobel speech in Stockholm: Songs are meant to be sung, not read

Bob Dylan finally delivers Nobel speech in Stockholm: Songs are meant to be sung,...

The singer is the first to be honooured with the Nobel Prize for Literature When I first received this Nobel Prize for Literature, I got...
Opinion: Advani’s Splendid Isolation

Opinion: Advani’s Splendid Isolation

Advani, who made Hindutva a potent political force, by riding the rath in the late 1980s is a lonely man now.  ~By Zafar Agha “Kasam...

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