Articles by Rakesh Ankit

  • State against society State  against society

    August 2016

    Travelling through Srinagar during the ‘peaceful’ times in 2016 revealed the cartography of state violence.  

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  • India, 1952 India, 1952

    April 2015

    American journalist Louis Fischer’s interactions with Nehru’s contemporaries reveal a tangled reality.

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  • From muhajir to mujahid in Azad Kashmir From muhajir to mujahid in Azad Kashmir

    July 2013

    Cabeiri deBergh Robinson’s new book examines the transformative journey of Kashmiri refugees.

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  • Why separate? Why separate?

    May 2012

    A new book justifies Kashmiri secession, but the scholarly appraisal ignores the full complexity of the crisis.

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  • At the Indian Coffee House

    Surekha Dhaleta, 15 February 2019

    An interesting article on the Indian Coffee House. It was intriguing to know about the genesis of the Indian Coffee House and the link of Baba Budan...

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  • The Dravidian School of Tamil Cinema

    Rutuja Deshmukh, 04 February 2019

    What a brilliant analysis !!

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  • End overend

    Shah Tazrian Ashrafi, 29 January 2019

    Although the conclusion was predictable ever since the guest appeared, loved the narrative!

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