बिहार फिर से खबर में है. इंटरमीडिएट परीक्षाओं के परिणाम आए हैं.पैंसठ प्रतिशत छात्र फेल हो गए हैं.बिहार में विरोध प्रदर्शन चल रहे हैं.कॉपियों की दुबारा जाँच कराने की माँग की जा रही है. जन संचार माध्यमों के जरिए वैसे छात्रों की व्यथा और क्रोध का पता चल रहा है जिन्होंने आई आई टी जैसी … More बिहार क्या सिर्फ बिहार में है ?
Account of a ten year old story : Helps you understand the CM designate of UP What happened in the eastern Uttar Pradesh town was not a conflict but violence unleashed by MP Yogi Adityanath and his henchmen If one tries to understand the developments in Gorakhpur and its neighbouring areas of eastern Uttar Pradesh … More A leaf from the illustrious life of the CM designate of Uttar Pradesh
Should we criticise the organisers of the Jaipur Literature Festival for inviting two functionaries of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh to this year’s edition of the annual festival? Murmurs in the literary circles seem to suggest that the organisers of JLF succumbed to pressure from the right wing. A mere look at the list of speakers … More Dining With The Cultured Hate Mongers
GUEST POST by Satya Sagar For over a millennium one of the recurring debates among Indian philosophers was whether this world was real or a mere dream. Paradoxically, those who preached most passionately that our senses mislead us and everything around was Maya or an illusion, went on to corner the largest chunk of material … More The Dwijitalisation of India: Satya Sagar
GUEST POST by ZAHEEB AJMAL Nothing remained normal after November 8. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that evening that Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 currency notes were to be ‘demonetised’ at the stroke of midnight (full announcement here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJYFE59rLhM). Not only were the high denomination notes held by people rendered worthless, but stringent limits were … More Economic Emergency – Notes From Sargana: Zaheeb Ajmal
GUEST POST by SANTOSH RANA It is a rare sight in Indian Politics. On 23rd November, 2016, the Members of Parliament from almost all the opposition parties united in New Delhi to register protest against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetization policy. To some, the atmosphere in the capital on that day brought back memories … More Towards a One-Man Dictatorship: Santosh Rana
GUEST POST by Satya Sagar It is early winter and a thick, grimy fog, black and white tinged with grey, hangs over Delhi much of the day. Morning visibility is bad, clears up a bit with a dull sun in the afternoon, before darkness descends again on the city. A month after Prime Minister … More The Sultan of Sophistry:Satya Sagar