The writer is founder-editor, ‘Manushi’, and professor, CSDS, Delhi
That he is projected as a saviour of the Left and Congress shows the deep morass they have sunk into.
Communities are deprived of livelihood by bans on their traditional arts. Has the elite ever protested?
Fear of being ‘bumped off’ is uniting divided, mutually suspicious groups in Kashmir.
Government has merely called to account those NGOs that have violated Indian law.
Municipal policies keep street vendors and cycle rickshaws trapped in a web of illegality.
We need to rise above the left-right divide to investigate the menace of ‘love jihad’ with thorough precision.
The present version of the bill is deeply flawed
The livelihood rights of bar dancers are pitched against societys right to exercise moral pressure on individuals to observe social decorum
We need to reboot corrupt systems,instead of demonising our political class.
For a long time,any legislation which claimed to be pro-women,no matter how stupid and harmful in substance,sailed through...
Are we really too poor to control carbon emissions?
The Congress party’s coalitional arrangements with most of its allies are under severe strain. Laloo is a loyal ally at the Centre, but...
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...
Even while the ordinary people in Kashmir are braving bullets and attacks by terror brigades to restore democracy and peace in Kashmir by co...