• Aug
    07

    “The word inequality has a bad odour about it, and it has led to arrogance and inhumanities, both in the East and the West” — MK Gandhi, Young India: August

  • Aug
    03

    Dopdi, a tribal woman and leading character in Mahasweta Devi’s short story Draupadi, derives her name from the Mahabharata namesake and is subjected, like her, to the mercy of men

  • Aug
    02

    Often when you string together disparate news items you find a storyline. When you join the dots meaningfully you see a pattern

  • Aug
    01

    India’s renewable energy sector took a dramatic turn starting last year. Until 2015 capacity addition in wind power was more than double of solar

  • Jul
    31

    Hearts in Kashmir, they say, have to be won. Now, the heart alone knows the matters of the heart, that has a fickle mind of its own. It may be won today to be lost tomorrow to the next suitor.

  • Jul
    28

    Traditionally, major political events in the United States are followed with particular interest by the general public and by decision makers in East Asia. While trade with other parts

  • Jul
    27

    Donald Trump, the Republican Party nominee for US president, is well known for his criticism of globalisation and trade deals in particular. Only this week he threatened to withdraw

  • Jul
    25

    Memory is thought to be multilayered and interactive. Small wonder then more and more sociologists are using films photographs and maps as the documentary base by

  • Jul
    20

    The findings of the latest national achievement survey for Class 5, published by the National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) show that India’s public education system has failed

  • Jul
    19

    An industry is disrupted because often the players define the game wrongly. The horse-carriage businesses thought they were in the horse-drawn-carriage business