India  /  Published 20.01.22

No place for discrimination: PM

Asserting that an India whose thinking and approach are new and decisions progressive is emerging, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that a system is being created in which there is no pla...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

People  /  Published 10.01.22

‘Identify soft patriarchy’: Author Tanushree Ghosh advises Kolkata’s youth

My advice to young girls is to understand that until and unless the ecosystem around us changes, women will continue to be subjected to discrimination. That’s why movements like #MeToo is so imp...
By Lygeia Gomes

Opinion  /  Published 14.12.21

Equal in merit

Invisibility is an attribute of established power. This understanding was fundamental to the discussion on the definition of merit that formed the theme of the 13th B.R. Ambedkar Memorial Lecture deli...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 07.12.21

Living in a racist environment

Environmental racism, an emerging phenomenon, needs to be remedied. It refers to the practice of forcing minority communities to live near industrial waste disposal facilities, landfills and other pol...
By Abhinav Narayan, Parth Raman

Sports  /  Published 28.11.21

Ex-cricketer cries foul on colour

Former India leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan has alleged that he has been "colour discriminated" all his life, including in his own country. Sivaramakrishnan, who has played 9 Tests and...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kanpur


Opinion  /  Published 10.11.21

Broken pledge: caste privileges

India’s tryst with the annihilation of caste, as propounded by one of the founding fathers of the republic, remains unfulfilled. Discriminations based on ascriptive identities — the buildi...
By The Editorial Board

Sports  /  Published 06.11.21

'Tackle the issue head-on'

 England’s limited overs captain Eoin Morgan wants the cricket board to tackle the Yorkshire racism row “head on”, insisting there was no place for any kind of discrimination ag...
By Agencies in Dubai

Opinion  /  Published 15.10.21

Novel case: Dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia and Azerbaijan were in the news in September 2020 on account of their territorial dispute in Nagorno-Karabakh. On September 16, 2021, Armenia instituted proceedings against Azerbaijan before t...
By Prabhakar Singh

India  /  Published 10.10.21

Naidu: Don’t stereotype North-East

Lamenting that despite being such a wonderful place, the general attitude toward the North East to this day is largely characterised by ignorance, lack of appreciation and stereotyping in the rest of ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.09.21

Dalit kids asked to do dishes

A school principal in Mainpuri was suspended and two cooks terminated over complaints that scheduled caste students were asked to wash their mid-day meal utensils themselves and keep them separate, a ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Lucknow


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