Why IIM-A grad Anand Teltumbde's colleagues are shocked but not surprised at his imminent arrest
A vindictive government is targeting the reputed author, engineer, academician for his activism, they say.
Tamil Nadu has appointed its first non-Brahmin priest, finally fulfilling Karunanidhi’s 2006 reform
The Supreme Court in 2015 had allowed members of all castes to become priests in all public temples in the state.
‘Coolest monkey in the jungle’: Clothing giant H&M’s ‘racist’ advertisement sparks criticism
The company later altered its listing and apologised.
595 children in Pakistan have been infected with HIV because of syringes being reused
World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz’s almighty yawn becomes a meme magnet even as Pakistan falter against India
Fact check: Are 58% of NASA employees Indian, as a viral message claims?
‘Leila’ review: In Netflix series, the future isn’t very different from the present
Explainer: How Adani’s Australian coal mine project was approved despite environmental concerns
Activists welcome court directive, but quotas for transgenders in Tamil Nadu will take some doing
The proposal may be useful if it is done in combination with strong anti-discriminatory laws, says activist. There’s also the issue of legality.
How Bihar chief minister Manjhi revived Dalit politics in the Hindi belt
He has signalled that the ruling combination aims to take social justice to those on the bottom rung of Bihari society.
Dhirendra K Jha