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How not to treat agriculture

If Budget 2015 is any indication, the Modi government is going beyond what could be called benign ne»



Finding her voice

From Lalitambika Antarjanam, considered the pioneer of women’s fiction in Malayalam, and her contemp»

Constructing Heritage

The Second Rukmini Devi Memorial Lecture delivered by Romila Thapar from Jawaharlal Nehru University, on Dec. 20, 2014, at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai. Updated with video. Read more »

Rights in Review - The Supreme Court in 2014

The Supreme Court of India is the foremost guardian of fundamental rights and the spirit of the Constitution. While a lot of attention is paid to the pendency of cases and media coverage of high-profile litigation, less attention has been paid to the Supreme Court’s protection of fundamental rights. This Rights Review aims to do this with a careful analysis of key Supreme Court cases on fundamental rights. This Review is the first of an annual series to be released each December. Read more »


Missing the point
 The author is absolutely correct in stating that we have to look at socio-economics causes for the behaviour that men have against women. Bu...»
posted by Bheemesh   on Mar 26, 2015 at 19:43 IST

Delicate balance
 In India procrastination in the hearings and cases seems usual to the court rather to take appropriate and strict convicted action against t...»
posted by Aditya Shandilya   on Mar 27, 2015 at 11:16 IST

‘The feminists’ position is extremely short-sighted’
 That the Delhi bus (2012) and Dimapur (2015) carry similar messages of 'teaching lessons' to those venturing against the acceptable patterns...»
posted by K M Venugopalan   on Mar 27, 2015 at 13:19 IST


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