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  • Fighting terror in J&K

    Straight talk |  Shantanu Mukharji
    As I post this blog, terrorists are firing at the civilians in Sanatnagar area in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir. This indiscriminate attack comes barely...

  • Not death but castration for rapists'

    Silent Stir |  Sahasranshu Mahapatra
    In May 2011 Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau had suggested to explore the option of 'chemical castration' as a punitive measure for the child rapists....

  • Rehman Malik in India: Expect the unexpected

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    As Pakistani politicians go, Rehman Malik certainly stands out. A policeman who has made it up the ranks of a feudal political system, he was...

  • Four more years!

    Delhi Musings |  Shormishtha Panja
    Now that Barack Obama has won a second term, let's look at some of the reasons for his victory in what was predicted as a...

  • I was not privy to the US OBL operation

    Diplomat's Diary |  Wajid Shamsul Hasan
    Ever since the Memo scandal broke, our media mongers, whose previous almost daily predictions over the past four years about the demise of the democratic...

  • The Santos & Fernandes families - bravehearts left behind

    Dextra Aria |  Kajal Iyer
    How does one identify grief? Is it the number of cigarettes someone is smoking, the compulsive checking of messages on the phone? Is it the...

  • Only if love is honoured

    Anushree's Space |  Anushree Bhaumik
    The past few weeks have witnessed a string of honour killing cases, with a new twist in the cases surfacing almost everyday. From Haryana to...

  • Only if love is honoured

    Anushree's Space |  Anushree Bhaumik
    The past few weeks have witnessed a string of honour killing cases, with a new twist in the cases surfacing almost everyday. From Haryana to...

  • Caste off those blinkers

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    India's elite needs to come to terms with caste The headlines scream almost every day: 'Girl allegedly murdered because of inter-caste romance', 'Couple killed ...

  • RIP Nirupama: Love is a lonely song

    Chiti chiti bang bang |  Lopamudra Ghatak
    Twenty-two is no age to die. Not when you are young, vivacious and ready to take on the world as you follow your dreams, which...