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Caught in the twilight zone between India and Pakistan

At first glance, Khetan Mohalla, in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir in northern India, looks more like a fortified military installation than...

How one woman broke the silence around child sexual abuse in India

She was 14 when her private tutor allegedly sexually assaulted her. He told her that it was her shame, that she was a bad...

A probe into LGBTQI conversion therapy in Kerala

Inside a retreat centre, in the summer of 2019, Alex (name changed) was given a small mirror and instructed to look into it while...

No work or support for Indians who lost jobs abroad

When Wilson Raju, a 28-year-old fisherman, came home on an Indian Navy rescue vessel from an Iranian island with some 700 Indians in July...

India elections: Perils & possibilities of outcome in Assam

All eligible adults in Assam are set to participate in the 15th quinquennial assembly elections between March 27 and April 6, 2021 in three...

In Australia vs Google and Facebook, does journalism really benefit?

In the global media landscape right now, “A” stands for Australia. The country is the setting of a titanic struggle between its news media giants,...

How an Australian father gifts his daughter—India

Sean Doyle says he misspent his twenties travelling the Asian, especially Indian, road. As a wide-eyed 22-year-old, he landed in India for the first...

What Indian Budget 2021 means for NRIs

In what may seem as a relief for non-resident Indians (NRIs), the Indian federal government in its Union Budget 2021 has announced relaxation for...

How India tore down the Gabba fortress after 33 years

India lose the Adelaide Test. The batting order capitulated to a dismal 36 in the Second Innings. Adding to the ignominy, they were virtually...

IIT Kanpur-La Trobe gets its inaugural director

The IIT Kanpur-La Trobe Research Academy has appointed Professor Suresh Chandra Srivastava as its inaugural director. Expert in electrical engineering, Professor Srivastava, will take a...