Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Is the government interested in ending hunger?

Until recently, India was busy collecting laurels as the fastest growing economy in the world. But that never stopped thousands of children from going to bed without food night after night. The Nation...
By The Editorial Board

Entertainment  /  Published 18.11.18

On directing Mirzapur

By Karishma Upadhyay

Entertainment  /  Published 17.11.18

Mirzapur: Poetry and gore in the hinterland

Near the end of episode five of the new Amazon Prime show Mirzapur, two very drunk friends have a conversation about the romance and poetry of killing with a razor blade as opposed to a gun. “Iss se...
By Jai Arjun Singh

India  /  Published 20.07.19

Standoff between Priyanka, UP government ends

The standoff between Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and the Uttar Pradesh government ended on Saturday, a day after she was detained by the Mirzapur administration when she insisted on travelli...
By PTI in Mirzapur

India  /  Published 19.07.19

Priyanka 'stopped and detained' in UP's Mirzapur over bid to meet clash victims

Priyanka Gandhi on Friday was prevented from going to Sonbhadra, the site of an alleged caste clash that left 10 people dead and the Congress claimed that she had been taken into police custody. Rahul...
By PTI in Lucknow


India  /  Published 19.07.19

Why am I stopped, Priyanka Gandhi asks in UP

Uttar Pradesh police on Friday arrested Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and a dozen Congress leaders in Mirzapur when they were trying to go to Sonbhadra to meet the family members of 11 villagers who were alle...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 07.09.19

Salt-roti school boycott

Most parents have stopped sending their children to the Mirzapur primary school where only salt and chapattis were served in the midday meal on August 22, protesting the “false case” against the j...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 24.08.19

How public institutions fail to protect women

Women are regularly killed in India, yet there are no murderers. Or rather, there is no identifiable murderer; faceless, multiple, amorphous — the killers’ collective is an almost invisible force....
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 03.09.19

Video bar on UP print reporters

The district magistrate of Mirzapur who ordered a journalist to be booked for breaking a story that salt and chapatti were served as midday meal in a primary school last month claimed on Tuesday that ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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