The writer is professor of sociology at Delhi University and a co-petitioner in an ongoing PIL in the Supreme Court against the Chhattisgarh government.
Home ministry’s affidavit in Priya Pillai case is a study in irony.
Instead of narratives that advance the cause of war from the perspective of the state, we require those that lay out its full costs.
The problem is not with ministers’ foreign education but with their attitudes towards society
The refrain that democratic institutions will survive him ignores how weak they are.
I know there is no fundamental right to be published in a paper,and I am grateful to you for carrying my piece.
Instead of criticising the framing of the order,look at the facts
The state government has failed its rehabilitation duties after the Salwa Judum violence,and obstinately refuses outside mediation....
Papa CJ started stand-up comedy in 2004 after his visit to the annual Fringe festival in Edinburgh. Since then, amongst various places, he has performed at the Sydney Opera House and also at gun-point in South Africa, he quips.