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Ladakh troop revolt

Ladakh troop revolt underlines Army class tensions

14 Corps Commander strikes deal with angry soldiers, defusing crisis — but hard questions remain »

Blame the Army's cover-up culture, not ‘colonial-era institutions'

Praveen Swami caught the wrong end of a long stick in his article »

Praveen Swami responds

Manvendra Singh's defence of the army's colonial-era culture of feudal deference completely misses the point. First, the facts:...»


How India Failed Aruna Shanbaug

The life and death of Aruna Shanbaug, a comatose for over four decades after she was raped, calls for a reexamination of India's policies towards victims of rape and violence against women. In this article, Vasundhara Sirnate , throws the spotlight on state inadequacies, which, along with systemic apathy, trample upon any fight for justice for victims of rape and other forms of gender-based violence. Read more. »

Non-Hindi States' plea not met and it was declared that there should be no imposition of Hindi in the matter of correspondence between non-Hindi speaking States and the Centre.

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