Monthly Archive: July 2015


What Happened To Nirbhaya?

The first time I came to Delhi was on 28 December 2012, about two weeks after the Nirbhaya gang rape had occurred. Already fuelled by orientalist imaginaries of India, the news had shocked many...

World Hepatitis Day

Marking World Hepatitis Day

Today, the 28th of July, has been declared by the World Health Organization as “World Hepatitis Day”. Following the adoption of a resolution during the 63rd World Health Assembly in May 2010, World Hepatitis...


Remembering Dr. Kalam

On July 27th, the world lost a great scientist, a wonderful human being, and former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. A man of humble origin, Dr Kalam achieved many laurels in the...