Aage Se Right | 7-minute read
Chora Shrot: The strong undercurrent for the BJP in Bengal which the TMC has sensed and is so fearful of
Many BJP supporters are silent, fearing TMC violence. Their votes could speak in favour of the BJP and surprise many watching.
Below The Belt | 8-minute read
Why being a woman in Kolkata scares me today: Caught between sexist slurs, syndicates and Jai Shri Ram
Why I am filled with dread in Bengal today. By a broken statue. A riot in the street. Packs of local criminals turned netajis. Will my freedom as a woman in West Bengal soon die?
| 3-minute read
Questioning the EC: Why does the Election Commission's order to cut short campaign time in West Bengal make little sense?
The EC needs to explain why it started the ban on campaign time a day after the violence seen, and why, it couldn't manage the situation for longer if it could manage for today.
Aage Se Right | 6-minute read
The Killing Fields of West Bengal: Once famed for paddy and mustard, rural Bengal is now overrun by murder
Bengal has always been known for terrible political violence. However, recently this has taken a horrific new form. The growing challenge to the TMC posed by the BJP is clearly unnerving many.
| 5-minute read