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Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
March 30, 2018
Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
Newly hatched sea turtles give Mumbai a glimpse of what might be possible with a plastic ban.
Could a Plastic Ban Revivify India's Urban Marine Environments?
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
March 12, 2018
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
The case of Dumont’s book may serve as a warning to all foreigners dealing with Indian society.
Dumont, Guha, and the Danger of Stereotyping India
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
February 20, 2018
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi are the latest Indian bigwigs to default and abscond.
The Unequal Fates of Big and Small Loan Defaulters in India
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
February 09, 2018
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
The murder of 23-year-old photographer Ankit Saxena reveals India’s dirty underbelly of religious and caste intolerance.
Love in the Time of Patriarchy: 'Love Jihad' in India
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
August 29, 2017
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
India's major parties are attempting to distance themselves from a controversial figure.
BJP and Congress Distance Themselves from Politically Powerful 'Godman' Ram Rahim Singh
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
June 08, 2017
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
In India, a national debate rages about who has the right to slaughter cattle.
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
May 16, 2017
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
Nearly five years after a brutal gang rape shook India, how has the Indian justice system dealt with rape?
Nearly 5 Years on: Lessons From India's Infamous 'Nirbhaya' Gang Rape Case
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
December 06, 2016
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
What was the Indian Supreme Court thinking?
India's Supreme Court Has a Nationalist Moment
If India's Demonetization Was All About Going Digital, Then Why the Rush?
December 01, 2016
If India's Demonetization Was All About Going Digital, Then Why the Rush?
If it was about going digital, what was the hurry to demonetize?
If India's Demonetization Was All About Going Digital, Then Why the Rush?
A Curious Change to India's Domestic Violence Law
November 26, 2016
A Curious Change to India's Domestic Violence Law
An October 2016 ruling by the Indian Supreme Court considerably changes a 2006 law on preventing domestic violence.
A Curious Change to India's Domestic Violence Law
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
October 24, 2016
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
"Nation comes first." A new euphemistic refrain emerges in India.
Meet India's New Patriots and Nationalists, From Bollywood and Business
India's 2016 Transgender Rights Bill: Progress or Just More Ignorance?
August 12, 2016
India's 2016 Transgender Rights Bill: Progress or Just More Ignorance?
A new bill seeking to address the rights and protections of India's transgender community falls flat.
India's 2016 Transgender Rights Bill: Progress or Just More Ignorance?
Speaking Out: Modi Condemns Cow Vigilantism in India
August 08, 2016
Speaking Out: Modi Condemns Cow Vigilantism in India
The Indian prime minister offered his most explicit condemnation of extremist cow protection brigades in India.
Speaking Out: Modi Condemns Cow Vigilantism in India
Beyond Section 377: Where Does India's LGBT Movement Stand?
July 07, 2016
Beyond Section 377: Where Does India's LGBT Movement Stand?
Section 377 continues to loom large over India's LGBT community.
Beyond Section 377: Where Does India's LGBT Movement Stand?
How Well Has Narendra Modi's Government Protected India's Scheduled Castes?
June 13, 2016
How Well Has Narendra Modi's Government Protected India's Scheduled Castes?
2 years on, how has Modi fared on his commitment to India’s downtrodden castes?
How Well Has Narendra Modi's Government Protected India's Scheduled Castes?
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
March 16, 2016
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
One Indian cafe has made it self a place of refuge and recovery for India's acid attack victims.
Cafe Sheroes: A Place for Acid Attack Victims in India
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