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Why the Teesta matters Why the Teesta matters

By Rupak Bhattacharjee

Effective hydro-diplomacy is essential in correcting troubled India-Bangladesh relations.

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No saints or miracles No saints or miracles

By Namit Arora

Perry Anderson’s ‘The Indian Ideology’ bores through the orthodoxies of Indian nationalist histo...

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Waiting for spring Waiting for spring

By Nirupama Dutt

The emergence of a Dalit identity in Punjab is a recent development, spurred in part by the failure of...

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Blackness in brown spaces Blackness in brown spaces

By Sinthujan Varatharajah

Despite historical linkages, Africans in Southasia endure prejudice and institutional discrimination.

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Maruti strikes Maruti strikes

By Anumeha Yadav

Jailed Maruti Suzuki workers continue to fight for bail.

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Thirty-five seconds Thirty-five seconds

By Puja Sen and Shubhanga Pandey

On the media's obsession with the India-Pakistan relationship during the SAARC Summit.

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  • Blackness in brown spaces

    Heena, 16 April 2015

    A very thought provoking and informative article. I did not realise how racist Indian society was till, I left it. Shocking accounts of unfairness and...

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  • Blackness in brown spaces

    Peter burjorjee, 14 April 2015

    Excellent article; what will it take to allow Indian society to acknowledge and confront its present racism? I believe there are many parallels in the...

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  • The roots of Dalit rage

    rohit, 10 April 2015

    The author begins the article by calling out elite opinion on the effectiveness of dalit emancipation which:

    "tends to view the Dalits as a people ...

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