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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Madhu Purnima Kishwar

The writer is founder-editor, ‘Manushi’, and professor, CSDS, Delhi

Clutching at Kanhaiya
Wed, Mar 23, 2016

That he is projected as a saviour of the Left and Congress shows the deep morass they have sunk into.

Meat Ban
The selective outrage over bans
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Communities are deprived of livelihood by bans on their traditional arts. Has the elite ever protested?

Suspicion and separatism
Wed, Aug 12, 2015

Fear of being ‘bumped off’ is uniting divided, mutually suspicious groups in Kashmir.

The foreign threat
Fri, May 15, 2015

Government has merely called to account those NGOs that have violated Indian law.

Death by Breath
Death by Breath: And malice towards the non-polluter
Tue, Apr 21, 2015

Municipal policies keep street vendors and cycle rickshaws trapped in a web of illegality.

A real threat, a phobic fantasy
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

We need to rise above the left-right divide to investigate the menace of ‘love jihad’ with thorough precision.

Reservation for women, not this way
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

The present version of the bill is deeply flawed

My neighbourhood’s right not to have a dance bar
Sat, Jul 20, 2013

The livelihood rights of bar dancers are pitched against society’s right to exercise moral pressure on individuals to observe social decorum

Why tar all politicians with the same brush?
Tue, Apr 12, 2011

We need to reboot corrupt systems,instead of demonising our political class.

Unsettling politics
Wed, Mar 10, 2010

For a long time,any legislation which claimed to be pro-women,no matter how stupid and harmful in substance,sailed through...

Can’t afford it
Sat, Jan 02, 2010

Are we really too poor to control carbon emissions?

Mufti must remain CM
Mon, Oct 24, 2005

The Congress party’s coalitional arrangements with most of its allies are under severe strain. Laloo is a loyal ally at the Centre, but...

Ladies’ Coupe’
Sat, Aug 27, 2005

In an ostensible bid to break the deadlock on the Women’s Reservation Bill, the Congress Party has proposed to increase the number of s...

Stormy petrels of progress
Thu, Nov 18, 2004

Even while the ordinary people in Kashmir are braving bullets and attacks by terror brigades to restore democracy and peace in Kashmir by co...