N Jayaram

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a journalist now based in Bangalore. He has worked for the Press Trust of India and Agence France-Presse.

POLITICS

 |   11-minute read

Why we may be living in a darker time than Indira Gandhi's Emergency

The situation India finds itself in today can partly be blamed on the laundering of Hindutva forces that JP allowed to happen.

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POLITICS

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Some hard truths about the privilege of coping with demonetisation

Belong to middle or upper castes and classes, and try to look the part.

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POLITICS

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Jayalalithaa's questionable legacy with Tamil Nadu's women

Many women wept over her demise but do they know how many of their kind she let down?

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POLITICS

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Wrong to call Modi's demonetisation an inconvenience, it's a disaster

By undermining people's livelihoods, the Modi regime has pushed humanity into a crisis.

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POLITICS

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Demonetisation may be problematic, so is this racist cartoon

Hemant Morparia's 'Meanwhile in Nigeria' is wrong on many levels.

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POLITICS

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Cauvery is losing to environmental vandalism by Congress and BJP

A sensible solution to the dispute lies in the people of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu agreeing on the ways the water will be put to use.

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POLITICS

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Is Congress siding with Sanghis in harassing Amnesty India?

Bangalore fracas akin to the smearing of JNU students.

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POLITICS

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Why Kashmir's stone-pelters mustn't be seen as terrorists

Indian newspaper and TV coverage has been shamefully one-sided.

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POLITICS

 |   9-minute read

RSS the hypocrites: Opposed Ordinance Raj during Emergency, mum now with Modi

Government has issued 22 ordinances in just two years of being in power.

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POLITICS

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How many manual scavengers need to die, Karnataka?

The Dalit 'monopoly' on this job needs to go.

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