The writer is professor of sociology at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
An ‘upgraded’ National Commission for Backward Classes expands policy framework on caste, but it must also acknowledge its evolving nature
The violence must not be divorced from the larger context of that time.
HSGPC is a response to perceptions of SAD dominance over the SGPC.
The question of representation should not be reduced to one religious minority.
Khaps are a cover for the crisis of patriarchal authority in northwest India
Photos of the Tianjin Binhai Library's floor-to-ceiling book shelves generated a huge buzz on social media. Unfortunately, though, it seems the photos were all an illusion as the top shelves don't - and can't - have actual books on them.