Jharkhand  /  Published 18.10.20

‘Show mask, not toothy grin’

The Sri Kendriya Durga Puja Mahasamiti in Daltonganj has set an example here on the very first day of 9-day festival of Durga Puja on Saturday, when the club’s president and other members in col...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Opinion  /  Published 15.07.20

Re-thinking the question of smell

In Stench, a short story by the Tamil writer, Azhagiya Periyavan, Pamandi is forced to return to his home, one that he has always loathed, since he needs money from his parents to pay his college...
By Lipin Ram, Satish Chennur in

Opinion  /  Published 19.12.19

The reign of unreason

There have been many protests against the citizenship (amendment) bill (now Act), and there will be many more. This piece of legislation strikes at the heart of the Constitution, seeking to make India...
By Ramachandra Guha in

West Bengal  /  Published 13.12.19

In Bengal, Muslims set parameters

Thousands of Muslims in different parts of Bengal hit the streets after Friday prayers to protest the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and demand its withdrawal, mirroring the deep-rooted insecurity among ...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

World  /  Published 11.12.19

Suu Kyi in genocide denial

A day after Aung San Suu Kyi listened at the world’s highest court in The Hague to testimony of the horrors inflicted upon the Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar — veils ripped off girls before their rap...
By Marlise Simons and Hannah Beech/ New York Times News Service in The Hague

India  /  Published 11.04.19

Minority report: Stop-vote-split SOS rings out in Saharanpur

Ashraf Qasmi, a garment trader in Deoband, around 176km north of Delhi, is trying to undo what he believes is the Opposition’s failure to mount a strong and single challenger to the BJP’s Raghav L...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in Saharanpur

North East  /  Published 14.02.20

Leader adds Goria to surname

Janagosthiya Samannay Parishad, Asom, chief convener Syed Muminul Awal will be henceforth known as Syed Muminul Aowal Goria after he added the ethnic name “Goria” to his surname through an affidav...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 12.02.20

Surname plea to Muslims

Janagosthiya Samannay Parishad, Asom, chief convener Sayed Mominul Awal on Wednesday appealed to 42 lakh indigenous Muslim people of the state to add identical ethnic names after their surnames throug...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 10.10.19

Turning prejudice into a matter of pride

The principle of accountability is, supposedly, the beating heart of a healthy democracy. It is meant to uphold the liability of the elected representatives to the people who elect them to positions o...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 24.09.18

Genital mutilation PIL referred to Constitution bench

The Supreme Court on Monday referred to a five-judge Constitution bench the plea challenging the practice of female genital mutilation among Dawoodi Bohra Muslims.A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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