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The rise in sexual assaults:  apathetic, shameful, or downright horrendous?

The rise in sexual assaults: apathetic, shameful, or downright horrendous?

It happened again. Just when outrage, shock and anger over the December 16, 2012 sexual assault had begun to fade from public memory, came the deeply unsettling news about a five-year-old child being repeatedly raped, battered and left to die in a small room in a non-descript corner of Delhi. The horror of the details…


Why Ram Singh does not have my sympathies

Ram Singh, the prime accused in the Delhi sexual assault case was found hanging in his prison…


‘Inko toh main utha ke le jaunga’

Metropolitan cities. India’s biggest, in a gazillion spheres. I will not jump into the…


No ‘incredible India’ without civic sense

Civic issues in India. I say these words aloud, and confused/confusing images form in my mind. A lax attitude on part of the powers that be, a lack of awareness on part of the common citizen; this raises more questions than it answers. I know we all…



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What will it take to shame this Government?

Create a cocoon for yourself and live in it forever. No, seriously. Dear culture enthusiast, dear literature lover, dear movie buff, dear woman, dear citizen — these are clearly not good days for you. Being a literature and journalism student, …










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