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Racism in India

Let's stop pretending there's no racism in India

Most Indians think racism exists only in the West and see themselves as victims. It's time they examined their own attitudes towards people »

Racism is in your face, not under your skin

Yengkhom Jilangamba's timely and important article “Let's stop preten...»

Yengkhom Jilangamba responds

Ashley Tellis' reading of my article as an endorsement of the extra-legal not only simplifies but deliberately misreads the argument. Th...»


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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