Arun Ferreira and Vernon Gonsalves

OPEN TO OPINION

POLITICS

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VOICES

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State is testing the limits of Narmada Bachao Andolan activists

The architects of this 'state-engineered modern-day genocide' are not gangsters or despots but genteel bureaucrats, industrialists, politicians, SC judges.

POLITICS

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Challenges before Dalits' Azadi Kooch and Bhim Army

The caste-annihilation movement must guard against threats from the State and from 'within'.

VARIETY

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Inmate's torture and murder in Mumbai's Byculla Women's Prison exposes horrors

The torture team was only keeping to a standard operating procedure that is commonly followed throughout the country's prison system.

POLITICS

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Saibaba, Maruti Suzuki and Aseemanand rulings: Burden of 'development' and Hindutva

Judiciary leans to favour a corporate development narrative; NIA remains soft on Hindutva terror.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Why Bombay HC granting bail to Hindu Rashtra Sena men in Mohsin Shaikh murder case is worrisome

The court's logic for favouring bail in religious hate crimes will help heighten the existing communal bias of state agencies.

POLITICS

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How political dissenters end up languishing in jails without bail

Deliberate delays and denial of bail has amounted to sentencing without trial.

POLITICS

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What India’s TV wars with Pakistan don’t tell us about our wars without witness

Thousands have died in internal battles waged against its own people in Kashmir, Chhattisgarh and the Northeast.

POLITICS

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With Dalits resisting gau rakshaks, India isn't far from annihilation of caste

A significant feature of the current anti-caste struggle has been the near absence of demands for concessions.