Unfinished: 95.8% Of Homeless Shelters In India’s Richest State

posted by IndiaSpend|October 29, 2014   in Featured|one comment

Why are so many homeless in our richest state? On failed policies and ineffectual court rulings.

From Brawl To Riot: Reports From Trilokpuri And Majnu Ka Tila

posted by Arunabh Saikia and Manisha Pande|October 28, 2014   in Featured|18 comments

Your average drunken brawl or escalating communal tension? We bring you this report from Trilokpuri and Majnu Ka Tila.

How Modi’s Ancient Science Could Rewrite History

posted by Abhinandan Sekhri|October 28, 2014   in Featured|76 comments

Narendra Modi’s speech in Mumbai points to an incredible scientific legacy for us Indians. Salient features and logical conclusions.

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On The Black Money Trail

posted by Vishakh Unnikrishnan|October 28, 2014   in Criticles|3 comments

Despite making all the right noises about exposing those on the black money list, how effective will the government be when push comes to shove.

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Why 150 Million Rural Indians Could Lose Their Jobs

posted by IndiaSpend|October 28, 2014   in Criticles|10 comments

Why the government's decision to restructure NREGA might make the contentious policy almost ineffectual vis-à-vis a vast number of the rural poor.

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Zee drops Kashmiri Pandit part from Anupam Kher’s interview and TOI pulls off cabinet minister story

posted by Mahima Singh|October 27, 2014   in Criticles|10 comments

Why Zee would cut out a reference to Kashmiri Pandits on their show, and how TOI pulled off a tricky story.

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When Public Voices Denounce Environmentally-Conscious Diwali Messages, We’re In Trouble

posted by Abhinandan Sekhri|October 27, 2014   in Criticles|18 comments

Some things can’t be trashed. Like trying to go greener and cleaner this Diwali.

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What They’re Protesting Against At Jantar Mantar

posted by Arunabh Saikia|October 27, 2014   in Criticles|4 comments

Arunabh Saikia brings us this report on the protests currently on at Jantar Mantar.

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Maharashtra CM Aspirant Faces 22 Riot Cases, Crime Accused Pack Assembly

posted by IndiaSpend|October 27, 2014   in Criticles|20 comments

On the number of MLAs in Maharashtra's State Assembly who are facing criminal charges. They're in a clear majority.

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Millions Of “Million Marches” Later, J&K Will Still Be Part Of India

posted by Varad Sharma|October 25, 2014   in Criticles|32 comments

How Jammu and Kashmir came to be part of the Indian Union and the irrevocable nature of that move, no matter how many millions march in protest.

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