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Bulldozer (In)Justice and the Plight of Indian Muslims

Destruction of Muslim owned buildings in Khargone, Madhya Pradesh Credit – Manish Madahar Recently, the festival of Ram Navami was celebrated in India. The events surrounding the festivities have polarized the country. Muslims, who are a religious minority in the country, have been left to suffer from the economic, social, and political fallout. The festival Read More…

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Farmer Protest: What led the peaceful protest to turn violent?

Indian farmers have been peacefully protesting for months on the outskirts of the country’s capital. But on 26th January, in an unprecedented turn of events, farmers broke through police barricades and entered the heart of the City, Red Fort, to show their strong condemnation against the new farm bill. The protest turned chaotic and violent, Read More…

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A Mirror to The deep-rooted domestic violence culture in India

The coronavirus pandemic is revealing the hidden pandemic that the world has been shrouding. With COVID19 triggered lockdowns, many are trapped in their house; for some the experience is fine but a substantial portion of them are confronting their worst nightmare. Vulnerable are condemned to live with their abuser under the same roof for a Read More…

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COVID19 is revealing India’s apathy towards Caste System

The global pandemic is once again shining a bright light on of the world’s longest surviving social hierarchies. India’s caste system was believed to be approaching its end; but the COVID19 pandemic is showing how this social hierarchy is a dark horse. The migrant labours, who walked thousands of kilometres after Prime minister Narendra Modi imposed Read More…