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Discontent Simmers in Nagaland After BJP Demands the Important Cabinet Portfolios

In what has been seen as an attempt to keep him out of Nagaland, the NIA has summoned former chief minister T.R. Zeliang for questioning in a 2016 case. The pos...   [ continue reading...]

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How Newspapers Covered the Farmers’ Protest in Mumbai

Most English and Hindi papers saw it only as a photo-op for the front pages, relegating the story on what had driven farmers to stage their protest to the insid...   [ continue reading...]

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All the More Reason for JNU to Scrap Its New Attendance Policy

The JNU administration needs to understand that the compulsory attendance policy in its current form is deeply flawed and scrap it. The post All the More Reason...   [ continue reading...]

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Bilkis Bano Gangrape: SC Gives Gujarat Govt Last Chance to File Report on Action Against Guilty Cops

The rape of Bilkis Bano and the murder of her family members was one of the most horrifying incidents that had taken place during the 2002 Godhra riots in Gujar...   [ continue reading...]

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To Respect Human Rights, the Government Should Strategise to Coexist First, Not to Evict

Helping gram sabhas recognise their rights and discharge their conservation responsibilities will do more to ensure long-term wildlife security than forced relo...   [ continue reading...]

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Ministerial Committee May Pave Way for ArcelorMittal’s Essar Steel Bid

ArcelorMittal is facing an eligibility test on the ground that the company and its promoter, L.N. Mittal, had investments in non-performing Uttam Galva Steels a...   [ continue reading...]

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‘The Show Must Go On’: A Personal Tribute to Joy Michael

The world of theatre has been made richer by Joy Michael's immense and selfless contribution. Her legacy will live on. The post ‘The Show Must Go On&rsquo...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Media Bol’ Episode 40: Farmers’ Long March in Mumbai and Party Anchors on TV

Urmilesh discusses the media coverage of the farmers' 'long march' in Mumbai and party spokespersons turning into TV anchors with journalists Amitabh...   [ continue reading...]

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Amid Delhi Sealing Drive, Traders and RWAs Turn to Govt for a Concrete and Legally Binding Solution

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has called for an all-party meeting at his residence tomorrow as traders want the Delhi government to pass a law to provide them relief...   [ continue reading...]

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As Number of Murdered RTI Activists Rises to 67, It Is Modi Government That Needs to ‘Act Rightly’

When conscientious and well-meaning citizens are attacked for "acting rightly", is the government "acting rightly" by not doing enough to safeguard them? The po...   [ continue reading...]

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Angry over Decades of Mistreatment, Pashtuns in Pakistan Rally in Their Search for Dignity

Resentment among Pashtuns at the state’s despicable treatment of them has been brewing for almost a decade-and-a-half and finally spilled over when the po...   [ continue reading...]

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PDP Drops Haseeb Drabu from Cabinet After Political Storm Over the Finance Minister’s Kashmir Remark

Opposition, separatists lash out at PDP ‘U-turn’; Party releases Drabu speech, says remarks "pulled out of context" and then backtracks. The post PD...   [ continue reading...]

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CPI(M)’s Highs and Lows Under Its ‘Media Savvy’ General Secretary

A detailed look at the party during Sitaram Yechury’s tenure shows that significant changes have been underway. making a crucial impact on the c...   [ continue reading...]

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Recent Spate of Statue Vandalism Gives Us a Perspective on Iconoclasm

Behind BJP leadership’s condemnation of vandals is the realisation that defacing statues is a throwback to the past’s rampant icon demolition. The p...   [ continue reading...]

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Bangladesh Plane Carrying 71 People Crashes in Nepal; At Least 50 Dead

Seventeen people on board have been rescued. The post Bangladesh Plane Carrying 71 People Crashes in Nepal; At Least 50 Dead appeared first on The Wire.   [ continue reading...]

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The Narendra Modi Government’s Pursuit of Scriptural Authority Is a War Against Doubt

Wherever there has been room for doubt about interpreting a bit of information, the government has swooped in attempting to establish clarity ("the Vedas alread...   [ continue reading...]

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Maharashtra’s Budget Explains Why Its Farmers Are So Angry

The Devendra Fadnavis government’s poor budgeting has meant that the sectors like health and education have seen drastic cuts.  The post Maharashtra&...   [ continue reading...]

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Backstory: Women’s Day Thoughts: Lives on the Edge of Blank White Space

A fortnightly column from The Wire’s public editor. The post Backstory: Women’s Day Thoughts: Lives on the Edge of Blank White Space appeared f...   [ continue reading...]

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China Abolishes Presidential Term Limits, Clears Way for Xi Jinping to Rule for Life

The limit of two five-year presidential terms was written into China’s constitution after Mao’s death in 1976. The post China Abolishes Presidential...   [ continue reading...]

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Indian, French Forces to Access Each Other’s Naval Facilities in Indian Ocean

India and France sign agreement to allow access to military installations and call for closer cooperation in Indian Ocean region. The post Indian, French Forces...   [ continue reading...]

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