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Story Posted on 28-07-2016


 |  Metrosocial  |  3-minute read
Bengali Literature, Dalits, Mahasweta Devi

Mahasweta Devi: Wild child of Indian literature you must meet in her works

Her rebelliousness and wry humour were intact till the end.


 |  6-minute read
Congress, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

Behind Rahul Gandhi’s coming of age story lies the humble potato

Congress scion’s fiery Lok Sabha speech proved that his favourite weapon of comparative criticism is getting better with data to back up the claims.


 |  5-minute read
Nandigram, Mamata Banerjee, Mahasweta Devi

Mahasweta Devi was mother to downtrodden and State's fiercest critic

Her editorials against police excesses in Nandigram and Singur facilitated poriborton (change) of the Left rule in West Bengal.


 |  4-minute read
E, US Elections 2016, Reddit, Donald Trump

Did Trump actually answer anything at all in his Ask Me Anything?

Leave alone America, can the Republican presidential nominee make Reddit Great Again?


 |  1-minute read
Human Trafficking, Human Rights, Child Abuse

Heartbreaking video about child trafficking exposes our collective apathy

A child is reported missing in India every eight minutes. What are we doing about it?


 |  7-minute read
Jose mourinho, Pep Guardiola, EPL

High profile coaches to hog limelight in new Premier League season

There have been significant investments on players; but none have caught the eye as much as managerial changes.


 |  6-minute read
Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

#ArharModi: Rahul Gandhi's new catchphrase catches Twitter's pulse

Is this a slogan that will put the Congress vice-president back in the groove?


 |  BLIP (Books and Literature, Ideas and People)  |  9-minute read
Literature, Mahasweta Devi

O to live again: Writer Mahasweta Devi in her own words

The 90-year-old legendary author and activist, who passed away on July 28, was suffering from kidney and lung ailments.


 |  2-minute read
Pakistani Hindus, Islam, Blasphemy, Pakistan

Attacks on Hindus for blasphemy show Pakistan doesn't respect human rights

No one can certify or question others' faith; it's a something very personal to the individual.


 |  4-minute read
Subramanian Swamy, Defamation, Jayalalithaa

Even after SC rap, will Jayalalithaa stop dialling D for defamation?

Between 2011 and 2016, Tamil Nadu government has filed defamation cases against anyone daring to lift their index finger against the CM.