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Proving India’s lithium deposits would be a boost in the arm for the country’s ambitious net-zero-emissions plans. But lithium mining could itself contribute…
A survey of pricing practices in private hospitals in Maharashtra during Covid-19 brings out the extent of price gouging that took place in spite of government…
Women’s participation in work turns out to be much higher than usually estimated when modifications are made to the questions asked in surveys, the time period…
What value are exams such as the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for assessing students? Can we imagine a more equitable and just method for admitting…
The ongoing Women’s Premier League shows that creating a tournament with a high standard of competition has taken a backseat as gimmickry takes over cricket.…
“Vrindavan devotee publics seem to have relegated desire and descended fully into the sadness of Radha.”
Questions of human-wildlife coexistence are invariably also questions of development. A spar between villagers and foresters over trapping a leopard outside a…
If you know little of hockey and you watch an international game with a group of spectators who know just as little, it is a special experience especially when…
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Indigenous people play an important role in protecting the environment. Contrarily in India, tribals are being jailed and are being harassed says the report…
In this podcast, host Sneha Richhariya speaks to Deepak Krishnan, Associate Director, World Resources Institute India's energy programme. We look at how…
In this final episode of Suno India's 'Becoming Modern', host Kiran Kumbhar speaks to historians Projit Bihari Mukharji, David Arnold, Ranjana…
The Supreme Court ruled that 10% reservation for Economically Weaker Sections in the General category is constitutional. Suno India's Suryatapa Mukherjee…
Sevanti Ninan's article is detailed, grounded and written without rhetoric. A treat, especially for journalists. It commands attention. I wish journalists in…
Anand K. Satay, New Delhi
On Ideas and Theories
In his discourse, Sanjib Baruah has drawn our attention to the politics of ‘Indigeneity’ in contemporary Assam and its fallout – marginalisation of Muslims…
Arup Kumar Sen Kolkata
Nehru and Hindutva in the North East
In his review of Arkotong Longkumer’s book, The Greater India Experiment: Hindutva and the Northeast, Richard Kamei has enlightened us about the penetration of…
Arup Kumar Sen , Kolkata
Discussing 'The Dravidian Model'
The central idea is that the anti-Brahmin movement – which developed into the Self-Respect Movement – became the site for the construction of an inclusive…
Vignesh Karthik KR
To be published soon
Review of 'A Dismantled State: The Untold Story of Kashmir after Article 370' by AVM Kapil Kak
Intergenerational Labour in Coal Mines by Suravee Nayak
Poetic Traditions and Inter-community Relations by Amit Basole
Kashmir Today by Radha Kumar
India's Foreign Policy by Karthik Nachiappan
‘Due Process’ in the Indian Constitution; India's staggering inequality; Hindutva and violence; and more
India's Urdu press; India’s growth story; The rise of fascism; Shaheen Bagh; & more
The PMGKAY; India's wildlife management; Drug regulation in India; A child's prayer; & more
Indian Democracy’s Paradoxical Moment; Triumph of the Political Party in Public Office; Global Hunger Index: Misplaced Debate and Ignoring Priorities; and more
The turbulent future of higher education in India; Supreme Court's expansion of abortion rights; The first biography of George Fernandes; and more