The Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party is seeing its women voters simply drop out in large numbers, as on all fronts they feel run up the garden path, whether it be education for girl child, unprecedented spurt in child rapes, getting bumped due to AADHAR failure or the skewed Ujj...
Among the dozens of promises of Narendra Modi made during his frenetic campaign in 2014 was political reforms: cutting out big money, throwing out criminals… the usual blah blah. In end he decided that the crux poll reforms was a one country one vote: a single day of voting for all legi...
Shanti Karmakar gave up on life of abandonment with paralysed legs. Then, Sulabh happened
Throwing out illegal migrants from Bangladesh was the most crucial poll promise of Narendra Modi in 2014 for the northeast. Yet, not only has he done nothing, his vote bank politics wants Hindu Bangladeshis to stay back
This year’s theme – Nature for Water – explores how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century
The congenital stuntman who began his foreign affairs gigs with inviting Nawaz Sharif to his investiture, then sent tweets in Japanese to Shinzo Abe, and rode a public relations wave at Madison Square, is an embarrassed leader with his neighbourhood policy bombing
Despite mighty touting of the Swachh Bharat Abhyian being this government’s unending glory, it has not only cracked and solved nothing, but will cause a health disaster
Shanti pained her way to earning her children an educated life. In return, she was abandoned on streets to starve
No struggle can ever succeed without women participating side by side with men.
SPIEL Definition: “An elaborate or glib speech or story, typically one used by a salesperson”. That was the sum total of Modi’s economic promises, all with the singular lust of winning election after election. As a result: real estate, manufacturing, small and medium sector and agricu...