Mid-Day rejects a gay matrimonial ad: What explains its U-Turn on LGBT rights?

The paper, it seems, thinks it was a mistake to publish Harish Iyer’s ad.

posted by Vikram Johri|September 29, 2015   in Articles|4 comments


Marathi film Court, India’s official entry at Oscars, is not your usual courtroom drama

It’s a matter of great pride that a film of such brilliance will represent us on a global stage.

posted by Rajan Laad|September 25, 2015   in Life|7 comments


Is the Draft National Encryption Policy really all that evil?

Not only is it justified that India seeks to tighten her leash on companies and private firms spying on political targets, it is overdue.

posted by Siddharthya Swapan Roy|September 22, 2015   in Governance|11 comments


Blood tests and skin scraping of Indian citizens for DNA profiling

With blood tests and skin scraping for DNA profiling, does the government have systems and laws that prevent misuse?

posted by Siddharthya Swapan Roy|September 11, 2015   in Governance|12 comments

Bihar elections: The battle of pre-poll clichés is on

Neither ‘Swabhiman’ nor ‘Parivartan’ captures Bihar’s realities.

posted by Abhishek Choudhary|September 11, 2015   in Governance|2 comments


Why DUSU elections are just another ‘democratic’ exercise in the country

It’s all about caste considerations and big money.

posted by Arunabh Saikia|September 10, 2015   in Articles|4 comments


TVF Pitchers is not as exciting as the Indian start-up scene

The web series is too ‘filmy’ and replete with clichés.

posted by Kunal Singh|September 10, 2015   in Life|5 comments


Why the new MHA guidelines for interviewing jail inmates infringe on both press and prisoners’ rights

Prison abuse is rampant, and the guidelines make it impossible for it to be reported and stopped.

posted by Saurav Datta|August 31, 2015   in Governance|2 comments


‘I don’t believe in isms’: The Swati Maliwal interview

How effective can the DCW chairperson be when the body has no real powers? Maliwal speaks about her plans to empower the commission, rehabilitate sex workers and more.

posted by Arunabh Saikia|August 28, 2015   in Articles|5 comments


Essar sues The Caravan for Rs 250 crore for its latest cover story and it’s got even more people to read it

The corporate group alleges the story is against ‘public interest’.

posted by Abhishek Choudhary|August 25, 2015   in Articles|4 comments

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