Murder

  • India does not need an anti-racism law

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Assault cases against citizens from the North East have taken center stage in the national media. Within almost a week, a youth from Arunachal Pradesh...

  • Aarushi- Hemraj Verdict later: What I know and what I don't

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    It has been almost a week since the verdict in Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. As expected public opinion is split down the middle with a...

  • Why the Aarushi Talwar case is a rape of justice

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    At the heart of the CBI's case in the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj Banjade double murder is a perverted patriarchal fantasy. The CBI and Noida police are...

  • Aarushi-Hemraj: Will we ever know?

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    May 16th, 2008: I remember the date as if it was yesterday. I was the morning reporter that day and so at around 7 am...

  • Killed for nothing: CBI chargesheet in Shehla Masood murder case

    In Conversation |  Hemender Sharma
    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will file its chargesheet in the sensational Shehla Masood murder case in the special CBI court in Indore on...

  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Time to switch off the camera

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Nupur Talwar's incarceration in Dasna jail has once again become a cause celebre in the media. Today the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder has become a collection...

  • 'Talwar' ki Dhaar

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    A senior officer of CBI actually felt the 'dhar' of being the neighbour of the 'famous' Talwars. The officer was locked out of her house...

  • The continuing saga of the Aarushi murder

    Post Mortem |  Brijesh Kalappa
    Fourteen-year-old Aarushi Talwar, daughter of dentist parents, was found dead with her throat slit at the family's Noida residence on the intervening night of May...

  • Colours of indifference

    Excess Baggage |  Shiv Visvanathan
    There is an unfairness to news we must recognize. A murder in Coimbatore, no matter how dramatic, loses in intensity to a bomb blast in...

  • Aarushi's case: Closure report should not be the end

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    The closure report filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the Aarushi murder case should not be the end of the matter. Its admission...