Rape isnt as much about honour as about injury - 11 months ago
Right now, as we cry for justice, it may help if we differentiate between sexual harassment and degrees of rape.
The political bloodsport rocking West Bengal - 2 years ago
On January 13, the West Bengal government will have to reply to the Calcutta high courts questions following last weeks violence in Netai village in Lalgarh.
Democracy held hostage in Parliament - 2 years ago
We are tired of being taken hostage as our honourable MPs hold a gun to our heads and make demands.
In todays world one should be able to multi-task - 3 years ago
If you are shocked by what diplomats say about their hosts as revealed by WikiLeaks, please relax.
LC Jain, last pillar of the original dream of India - 3 years ago
L.C. Jain, distinguished Gandhian activist and economist, was an unwavering critic of government policies divorced from the masses, that focused blindly on industrial progress.
The inhuman AFSPA is our way of handling insurgency - 3 years ago
A colonial legacy, that suspends citizens democratic rights, is the worlds largest democracys way of handling insurgency.
Where the mind is ensnared in fear... - 3 years ago
Sadly, with the blossoming of identity politics and chauvinism in India, we frequently see sullying.
Ayodhya verdict contradicts our secular credentials - 3 years ago
After the initial politeness, all three parties the Sunni Wakf Board, the Nirmohi Akhara and Ram Lalla, the unearthly litigant are appealing against the verdict in the Supreme Court.
Weighing the pros and cons of going on strike - 3 years ago
And should ESMA then snatch from us our right to protest in a democracy? I believe it should, when our means of protest compromise the democratic rights and freedoms of others.
Mother Teresa belongs in our conscience - 3 years ago
She didnt care about politics or political correctness. As she said, We have been created for greater things to love and to be loved.