Tarar Square | 5-minute read
Love is what connects us all. Here, there, everywhere. In Lahore, in New York, in Palestine, in El Paso, Texas, in Yemen, in Syria, in Sudan, in Afghanistan, in Dayton, Ohio, in Quetta, in Kashmir.
What's the middle ground between war and peace, exactly? There is none, not even for the most famous celeb.
Tarar Square | 7-minute read
There are many women who do bad things, and there is no question about that. This is not a man versus woman debate.
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Notable cultural figures have written a controversial letter on lynching to the PM, including filmmaker Aparna Sen, who spoke with Rohit E David on why this issue has become so crucial now.
No, Minister: Why Smriti Irani's proposal of death penalty for sexual crimes against children is no solution
A death penalty is a control-shift-delete approach, which defeats the purpose of a punishment. Reform.
Aage Se Right | 7-minute read
Why silent on Bacha baazi, Pakistan? Instead of sponsoring terrorists, Pakistan should tackle this social evil instead
Pakistan fuels, trains and sponsors thousands of jihadis each year. But at the same time, it turns a blind eye towards the thousands of vulnerable young boys raped within.
| 7-minute read
Sakshi Mishra hounded: How the society controls a woman’s sexual, matrimonial and reproductive choices
The episode goes beyond just caste conflict. It speaks of the deep-rooted insecurity in men and their urge to control a woman's womb.
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Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare, MM Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh killed: Why no one cares for the naked proof
The authorities have ignored the links that easily take them to the murderers.
Chandrayaan 2 has been called off for now. But the silent race is on.
Shorts In The Dark | 6-minute read