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While English is not the official language of India, it has become the language of the ruling elite...
23 Apr, 2021
The elections to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly provide an opportunity to reassess the fault...
15 Apr, 2021
While West Bengal’s “exceptionalism” is often touted to explain the claimed lack of communal and...
05 Apr, 2021
Unlike common assumptions, private banks do not inherently perform better than public sector banks...
30 Mar, 2021
One year after its announcement in March 2020, the consequences of India’s strict COVID-19 lockdown...
24 Mar, 2021
The Union Budget 2021–22 seems to be relying on capital investment-led growth for an economic...
23 Mar, 2021
Although constitutionally banned, untouchability is still practised in both rural and urban India,...
15 Mar, 2021
While the theory of “trickle down” of wealth to the poor is often invoked to support the government...
12 Mar, 2021
Even after deregulation of pricing, the movement of retail prices of petrol and diesel is not...
02 Mar, 2021
While dams and embankments are often touted as interventions for better flood management, they have...
21 Feb, 2021
Since its inception, Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, which punishes sedition, has been a...
17 Feb, 2021
Online education is inimical to inclusivity and access. While bridging the digital divide is...
12 Feb, 2021
Women and girls participate in the Hindutva movement, espousing its exclusionary and violent...
10 Feb, 2021
The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union is indicative of not only its own narrow...
30 Jan, 2021

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