LIFE

 |  3-minute read
Feminism, equality, feminazis, indian feminists

In defence of the feminazi - and Mira Rajput

Like Sita, millions of Indian women wish everyday that the earth opens up and gives them relief from the thousand conflicts they have to live out.

VOICES

 |   Long-form
Maharashtra, Doctors Assault, Doctors Strike

Save the saviour: Blaming striking doctors for protesting violence is despicable

In instances of patient deaths, the kin believe in exacting immediate revenge: using physical means rather than filing a case in court.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, Congress

The glue that binds the Congress - Gandhi family - is coming unstuck

The first family’s electoral equity is actually negative as the recent Uttar Pradesh polls underscored.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Shiv Sena, Air India, Ravindra Gaikwad

Shiv Sena MP beating up Air India staffer is a case of entitlement Indians suffer

Will we ever get to see such errant politicians being reined in?

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Narendra Modi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Kashmir crisis

Modi government can't afford to mishandle Kashmir

Since the summer unrest of 2016, observers from Srinagar have been asking New Delhi to come to the negotiating table and start talks with the Hurriyat.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Tuberculosis, World TB Day

How government must use its historic budget for TB-free India

The allocation amounts to nearly Rs 5,500 crore per year till 2019.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani, Phillauri

Can reciting Hanuman Chalisa drive CBFC away? Asking for a friend

Phillauri has managed to 'hurt' Pahlaj Nihalani's sentiments with the recital of the Hindu devotional hymn.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
RSS, Right-wing terror, Ajmer blast, Aseemanand

Ajmer blast conviction: Why most media refrained from using 'terror' tag

The said terrorist act at the Ajmer Sharif shrine was not committed by an Islamist group but by right-wing Hindutva terrorists, members of RSS.