Venkatesh Nayak is with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, New Delhi. Its Twitter handle is @CHRI_INT
Unsurprisingly, the government has repeatedly refused to disclose details about the November 2016 demonetisation exercise, despite it attracting enormous public support. The citizenry is required to applaud and cheer every decision but it simply cannot be trusted with the details of the decision making process, it seems
A comprehensive analysis of the big problem areas in the activists draft of the Lokpal bill
Tamilian author Perumal Murugan has now come out with his new book in Tamil "Kozhaiyin Padalgal" ("Songs of a Coward"). It speaks of the period when the writer was fighting a battle, both internally as well as with the external forces.