Manisha Sethi

The writer teaches at Jamia Millia Islamia

Articles By Manisha Sethi

The encounterables

UP govt policy of encounter killings isn’t exceptional. It’s a dangerous new normal.

The strange pardon of Headley

Transcripts show how the Mumbai attack trial was led astray

Infantilising Hadiya

Why must courts place conversion to Islam in the matrix of radicalisation? Critics have argued that by ordering the annulment of marriage, the court has legitimised the love jihad propaganda.

Fidelity and dissent

For a university to be free, society is obligated to fund it — with taxpayer money.

Blind to justice

Why the December 23 order of the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court — refusing Professor Saibaba bail and issuing a notice of contempt to Arundhati Roy — takes one’s breath away.