Monthly Archive: January 2015

Equality-Dissent

Equality in Dissent

Some 3 or 4 years back I travelled to the Alaknanda river basin in Uttarakhand. At the time I was working as a journalist and writing a story on the Pinder River, the last...

Ragni Pant

Redefining Home

The socialization process of an individual and particularly a girl involves a clear division of home and the world. Where the world outside is the spiteful and uncanny, while the home emits the safe...

Keerthana Ramaswamy

The Legalisation Conundrum

Prostitutes in India have never been treated well. They are frowned upon by the society and considered morally loose, debauched, lascivious and the one of the main reasons behind the decadence of India. Granted,...

Abhishree Aggarwal

Truth is bloodier than fiction

Review of our documentary ‘Meri Shakti Meri Beti’ It amazes me every time. We are living in the 21st century. Women are matching men in every sphere – whiskey for whiskey, three pointer for...