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Nilofar Suhrawardy

Nilofar Suhrawardy: Lockdown and coronaphobia

Lockdown-phobia is gradually witnessing protests against it in USA, but there, Islamophobia and corona-phobia bear no connection

06 May 2020 5:11 PM

Delhi 2020: The twisted logic of ‘riot’ messaging

The reported incidents of lives being lost and properties targeted were not the result of mob frenzy.

02 Mar 2020 3:05 AM

CAA: Social verdict poses constitutional dilemma

Significantly, these demonstrations have succeeded in puncturing the basic foundation on which rested CAA-NRC-NPR’s promotion.

23 Jan 2020 1:44 AM

CAA & NRC are a wake-up call for all Indians

Amit Shah needs to perhaps deliberate on his confidence about remaining in power for 50 years because of the 2019 parliamentary victory.

31 Dec 2019 12:54 AM

Ayodhya land for Muslims not ‘charity’

As citizens of the country, Muslims have as much right to acquire land in this country as other citizens.

23 Nov 2019 2:29 AM


Don’t question my identity! Setting the record straight in dismal times

The religious priests assumed that they were there for religious purposes and not for tourism.

06 Nov 2019 5:52 AM

The communication gap is increasing!

The preceding point may be illustrated by citing the hype about Ayodhya issue raised by politicians at different levels.

12 Dec 2018 1:51 AM

Do not undermine the Indian media

Suddenly, fingers are being raised against the Indian media and criticism voiced on it for not being as “strong” as the American media.

28 Nov 2018 12:28 AM

Ayodhya and Indians!

Simply speaking, there is a difference between public being faced with no choice, just one option and multiple options.

18 Oct 2018 12:39 AM

‘50-yr rule’: Who is being addressed?

Whatever be India’s political fate in 2019, one is compelled to deliberate on claims being made till 2069.

27 Sep 2018 2:02 AM


LGBTQ: Social verdict still a mirage?

The preceding point may be supported by drawing attention to another, largely ignored issued.

12 Sep 2018 12:08 AM

Women leaders to dominate Lok Sabha polls?

All in all, political dynamism of the two ladies is responsible for both having reached this stage and having outsmarted male politicians!

15 Aug 2018 1:20 AM

Rahul’s Modi hug: Politically debatable?

It is indeed paradoxical that a lot of noise has been made about Rahul Gandhi choosing to give Prime Minister Narendra Modi a “hug.”

25 Jul 2018 1:12 AM

Political business of selling dreams is here to stay

It would be wrong to hold only Prime Minister Narendra Modi responsible for indulging in this practice.

09 Jul 2018 12:21 AM

Looking straight, being straight-faced!

Politically speaking, the word “straight” bears too many implications to be ignored.

25 Jun 2018 12:28 AM


PM Modi caught in a fix: Political threat not posed by Rahul Gandhi

The BJP probably did not want to take the risk of losing support of regional parties.

11 Jun 2018 12:22 AM

Harry-Meghan’s wedding: ‘Old order changeth, yielding place to new!’

Interestingly, it was wise of Meghan not to include the “vow” of obeying her husband during the marriage ceremony.

30 May 2018 12:30 AM

Communal missiles have backfired!

An average Indian is in no mood to ignore these and/or aggravate his economic plight by being provoked to stage of communal riots.

14 May 2018 12:16 AM

Satanic rapes: Each is a demonic crime, it’s not religious!

At this point, for a second, abuse of Muslim women during the phase of Gujarat carnage may be considered.

02 May 2018 2:46 AM

Is India really heading for a ‘cleanliness’ and ‘education’ drive?

Sadly, all citizens are still not aware of what does government’s autonomy drive spell for studying in universities.

18 Apr 2018 1:04 AM