Amit Ranjan
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Dr Amit Ranjan has a PhD from JNU about John Lang. His book about Lang is going to be published soon

VARIETY

 |   9-minute read

The long march back home of India's wingless migrants

Such a long march of migrant workers has never been witnessed in India’s history.

ART & CULTURE

 |   11-minute read

Beheaded by Aurangzeb: The madness of a naked fakir, Sarmad, who loved a Hindu boy

His love is telling of how religion and heterosexuality could be in the fluid zone in the day-to-day affairs of medieval society.

HUMOUR

 |   1-minute read

[Poetry] A young pup must shut up

Alright, alright puppy won't be in jail. We will give him bail.

ART & CULTURE

 |   4-minute read

[Book review] No Direction Rome

One could say it’s a modern slice-of-life novel.

ART & CULTURE

 |   4-minute read

John Lang: The lawyer who defeated the East India Company

Lang, one can safely say was an anti-colonialist, with his constant lampoons directed against the East India Company.