IS INDIA READY FOR A MINIMUM BASIC INCOME?

With growing unemployment & reverse migration in India, there is a real concern about the shrinking consumption demand, which accounts…

Sunday, May 31, 2020

WHY NEHRU?

Even 56 years after his death, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru is seen as a contentious figure in Indian politics, maybe even…

Friday, May 29, 2020

THE MIGRANT EXODUS: INDIA’S SHAME

India is witnessing its largest exodus with an unprecedented 8 crore migrants struggling to reach home. Yet the government’s response…

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

COVID’S IMPACT ON DEMOCRACY

COVID has shaken the foundation of nation-states. Is the world on the cusp of a major reorientation?

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

VISIBLY INVISIBLE: INDIA’S MUSLIM QUESTION

There is political consensus that India’s Muslims are the other. On one end of the spectrum they have been attacked…

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

JOBLESSNESS: INDIA’S TICKING TIME BOMB

Even before the lockdown was announced, unemployment was at 6.1%, a 45 year high. Since then it has mushroomed to…

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Opinion

Assault on the Rule of Law and Article 19 of the Constitution of India

This statement by our group of former civil servants arises from our deep concern at the assault on the Rule…

जातिवाद वहाँ, सांप्रदायिकता यहाँ, लेकिन हमारा भी दिन आएगा

सर्दियों की एक साफ़ सुबह। मैं अपने काम पर जा रही थी. बहुत सावधानी से गाड़ी चला रही थी. क्योंकि…

Mobility In Urban India; Innovative Solutions Required

What will be the future of urban mobility, now, during the pandemic and post Covid-19? There are no definitive answers…

Humans of Democracy