Chanakya!

Every party has one: a Brahmin drafting canny political strategy ...... Read More

India’s Third Sex, citizens without rights

Their face is their fortune. Lipsticks and powder are their regular items. Their ill-fitted blouses and colourful saris make them awesomely beautiful as they walk the streets for their livelihood. It’s estimated, India has 1.2…

Subjugation of women rights in India lead to…

Human rights as an issue occupies centre stage in contemporary public debate. Part of the debate on Human rights is about the origin and significance of the notion itself. Changes in a society demand changes…

Muslims and Media Images

Muslims and Media Images: News versus Views Edited by Ather Farouqui, Oxford, Rs 695The media have always played a significant role in the life of modern man. But they became an even more heightened force…

The rich borrow and the poor repay

In a study directed by the economist Jonathan Murdoch, to be published in April 2009, a very concrete, in-depth vision of the world's poorest workers emerges. At a time when we are speaking of so…