Amit Sengupta

OPEN TO OPINION

Amit Sengupta is a journalist and writer based in Delhi.

POLITICS

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More than 50 Palestinians killed by Israeli snipers – there's no end to suffering

Orthopaedics are saying that Palestine will now witness 'a new generation of cripples'.

VARIETY

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Why Kafeel Khan’s bail and Asaram found guilty of child rape brought hope

Some court judgments, of late, have raised questions on probe agencies and the judicial process.

VARIETY

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Why the Sunderbans and Royal Bengal Tiger are in danger

A slated coal-fired power station is the monster that is threatening to change the entire ecological dynamics of this hot spot.

POLITICS

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Kisan Long March shows farmers have decided to make themselves heard

The rally has pointed out to the political, media and business elite that people want economic and social rights, not the communal game.

POLITICS

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Why BJP razing Lenin's statue is sad and shameful

It marks the rise and rise of fascism in India, and the violent, pathological power of the one-dimensional neo-Nazi, backed by the mighty Indian state.

POLITICS

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Why Manik Sarkar failed to stop BJP's win in Tripura Assembly elections

The fall of the Left is as transparent as the old Marxist prophecy: history repeats itself, first as a farce, then, as tragedy, and a nightmare.

VARIETY

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Will open prisons become a reality in India?

The system is based purely on trust. Prisoners leave for work in the morning and come back in the evening.

VARIETY

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Kasganj violence: No one is safe from Hindutva storm troopers

Attack on school bus, and stopping Prasoon Joshi from attending Jaipur Lit Fest are all signs of India is under siege now.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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BJP can no longer take Dalits for granted

A Freedom March would be taken out on July 11 from Gujarat's Mehsana to commemorate the first anniversary of the Una flogging incident.