Culture The Blood Curdling Pleasures of Bhoot Chaturdashi, the Bengali Avatar of Halloween
Tonight’s Bhoot Chaturdashi, when we light earthen lamps to appease spirits. Ironically, my six-year-old is prancing around in her Halloween costume. The bloody horrors ofAdd to list
Social Commentary No Good Deed Goes Unpunished. Kafeel Khan’s Ordeal is Just the Latest Example
In today’s India, you don’t need to be extraordinary to get trolled or killed — you just need to be sincere and doing your job. Apart from high-profile examples like KafAdd to list
Culture Why Looking at Raavan in a More Forgiving Light Gives India Some Hope
In an India divided over Ram, our willingness to not other Raavan, can serve as a unifier. Our inclination to acknowledge a different point of view – to break the idea of RaAdd to list
POV Rain of Terror in UP and Bihar: Why Are We Not Outraging Against Authorities Who Refuse to Act?
The relentless rains in UP and Bihar have now claimed over 100 lives, with the downpour predicted to continue for several more days. With so many deaths, why are we not protesAdd to list
Social Commentary Chinmayanand vs Law Student: Why Must Sexual Assault Survivors Tread a Rocky Path to Justice?
As the case against Chinmayanand gets murkier, it is reminiscent of the way the rape allegations against Kuldeep Sengar, another former BJP leader, unfolded last year. The twoAdd to list