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Patralekha Chatterjee

Why religious leaders could turn predators

The powerful often flout the law because they know they can get away; the club of the powerful look after each other.

20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM

Dissent & democracy: A real debate needed

Some of the recent arrests were under UAPA, a law that turns on its head the principle that everybody is innocent till proven guilty.

06 Sep 2018 7:55 AM

Rising above adversity: Signs of hope in Kerala

Flooded Kerala has shown us what resilience means and what a joint rescue effort by officials and the people can achieve.

23 Aug 2018 6:54 AM

After Bihar-UP horrors, act fast, halt kids’ abuse

There are around 9,000 government-run childcare institutions and shelter homes for women/girls across India.

09 Aug 2018 6:01 AM

Vikas and violence can’t go together

Development programmes work best when there is social stability.

27 Jul 2018 12:38 AM

How a nation deals with the past: An Asian story

As elections draw closer, expect more prattle about the past, more talk about Mughals who ruled centuries ago, their monuments, their mayhem.

18 Jul 2018 7:27 AM

Don’t let the poison of hate spread, fight back

This time, the target was none other than external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, who was being viciously trolled in the social media.

28 Jun 2018 2:48 AM

Why guarding privacy, protecting your data is becoming vital in our digital age

No one quite knows when the Srikrishna Committee will present its final report to the government, but it could be pretty soon.

14 Jun 2018 2:15 AM

When religion and healthcare collide

Savita’s family, and activists in Ireland and around the world, have argued that her life could have been saved had the foetus been removed sooner.

31 May 2018 1:06 AM

Vikas & victory: There are no easy answers

Despite its many shortfalls, the Congress Party in Karnataka did deliver its vision of social welfare centred-development.

17 May 2018 1:52 AM