Caste Discrimination
Opinion  /  Published 20.06.19

School is a hostile space for too many students

Apparent signs of progress do not necessarily reflect meaningful transformation. This was evident from the recent findings of a community-based study conducted jointly by Unesco’s office in New Delh...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 27.05.19

Mom recounts what drove tribal doctor to suicide

By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 18.12.18

Mid-day meals that only feed political goals

An egg a day keeps the doctor away. Eggs are among the most nutritious food items and contain almost all the nutrients required by growing children. This explains the long-standing demand to include t...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 23.01.19

The problem with desperate populism

This is a government in a hurry. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government at the Centre first decided that economically weaker sections among upper castes would be given 10 per cent reservations, and...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 13.02.20

Work pits of death and hell

Of what use are laws that repeatedly fail the very people they are supposed to benefit? This question must be asked in the light of the recent revelation made in the Lok Sabha, that 110 people died in...
By The Editorial Board


India  /  Published 09.12.18

Caste-neutral benefits do exist

India’s government offers a range of caste-neutral affirmative actions for poor families, which often passes under the radar amid the complaints against the existing reservation policy from some upp...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.11.18

Rahul forces Joshi to apologise over caste

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday publicly reprimanded party colleague C.P. Joshi for suggesting that Brahmins alone understand the Hindu religion and asked him to apologise.“C.P. Joshi-ji...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 21.11.18

Adivasis' health burden needs holistic policy

Pretending that a problem does not exist will not make it go away; it will only complicate the matter further. This is evident from the findings of a new report on tribal health, compiled by an expert...
By The Editorial Board


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