बीजेपी को वोट ना देने की 25 वजह

आने वाले आम चुनावों में वोट डालने से पहले इन 25 बातों पर विचार किया जाना चाहिए क्योंकि इससे आपका जीवन सीधे-सीधे प्रभावित होता है. आपको मौजूदा सरकार का वोट क्यों नहीं देना चाहिए, उसके 25 कारण… 1) एलपीजी की कीमतें गैस सिलिंडर का दाम 800 रुपये से ज्यादा हो Continue Reading

BJP Manifesto 2019: Another Compilation of Blatant Lies by Modi Sarkar

By Darshan Mondkar So BJP has finally released its 2019 election manifesto. Here are the 10 highlights of the manifesto as reported by NDTV and let me tell you how bogus these claims are: 1. For strengthening armed forces purchase of outstanding defence equipment will be fast tracked. – The Continue Reading

One Language, One Nation: No, not please

By Sudeepta Mohapatra Sarangi 2013: My first week at my first job in the USA. I was the only Indian in the office. (I still am) My manager brought to me a letter from Gujarat State Electricity Board, meant for one of our clients (a Swiss chemical company), for their Continue Reading

हिंदी दिवस??

By Ruchi Roy मुझे कोई समस्या नहीं रही ना कभी होगी अगर कोई किसी दिवस को celebrate कर रहा है। लेकिन हिंदी दिवस का मुझे कुछ ख़ास समझ नहीं आता औचित्य। प्रेमचंद, अमृता प्रीतम, शिवानी, महादेवी, रेणु, जयशंकर जैसे लोगों कि किताबें पढ़ कर बड़ी हुई हूँ मैं, लेकिन उन Continue Reading

A tale of 4 police officers from Gujarat

By Pratik Sinha Officer 1: A madrasa with a capacity of 400 children in Bhavnagar was attacked by a mob of 1000s in 2002. ‘Officer 1’ with barely any police force at his side managed to save these children. He was then transferred to Ahmedabad because a minister told him Continue Reading

100 women per day 40 minors per day

36,735 – 2014 34,651 – 2015 38,947 – 2016 Total: 1,10,333 (2014-2016) Do you know what these numbers are for? The number of Rape Cases registered in India. Just the registered rape cases, mind you. This does not include those cases which are classified as sexual assault not amounting to Continue Reading

Kathua Judgement: Justice for Asifa, but we need to introspect more

6 out the 7 accused in the Kathua rape-murder case of an 8 year old little girl have been convicted. The special court has convicted the 6 accused including Sanjhi Ram (the mastermind), Deepak Kahjuria, Surinder Verma, Pravesh Doshi, Tilak Raj and Anand Dutta Verma. The Kathua rape-murder case was Continue Reading

“Tumhaari hai tum hi sambhaalo ye duniya”: An Appeal to Fellow-Liberals in India

By Seshadri Kumar It is now 4 days since the election results were announced. Liberals who fought the war of ideas on social media with the supporters of Mr. Modi are shocked, angry, and depressed that he won with such a large mandate. They say grief is a multi-stage process, Continue Reading

Nazaria – Book 3: Story of Kashmir

“Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameen ast, Hameen ast-o hameen ast-o hameen ast.” Amir Khusro very famously wrote about Kashmir, that if there is Heaven on Earth anywhere, it definitely is in Kashmir. But is it really so? Is Kashmir really the Heaven that we all want to go to? Kashmir Continue Reading