Omkar Khandekar

The first batch of transgenders trained as beauticians
Reborn in Trans-Beauty Salon

Transgenders break new ground in Chhattisgarh in a state government initiative

19 April 2017
Rameshwar Bhusare at his four-acre farm in Ghatshendra, Maharashtra, that was ravaged in the 2015 hailstorms
Aurangabad Farmer: ‘Let Me Die’

Driven to desperation by debt, an Aurangabad farmer seeks government permission to kill himself

12 April 2017
Jogawat with his family at home in Neemuch after the surgery
Daulatram Jogawat: Burden of Life

Omkar Khandekar meets the transformed policeman at his village in Madhya Pradesh

22 March 2017
Moksha In Skanda Vale

Cycling to a Hindu commune in the Welsh countryside

16 March 2016
Shani Shingnapur: It Takes a Village to Raise a Legend

The truth about Shani Shingnapur, the village without doors and locks

10 September 2015
Return To Godhra

Back to back arrests of three accused who had been absconding for 13 years brings one of India’s most volatile datelines back into focus. Strangely, they seem to have been right under the noses of the police all this while

19 August 2015
Mumbai after Yakub’s Hanging

The disquiet among Muslims in Mumbai

06 August 2015
Baldev Singh: On the Trails of a Serial Killer

Over two years Baldev Singh murdered at least 16 people and then, after more than a decade, abruptly turned himself over to the police

22 July 2015
Madrassas: Out of Date

The Maharashtra government’s decision on madrassas stresses the need for the modernisation of Islamic schools

09 July 2015
Jagendra Singh: The death of a journalist

Who killed Jagendra Singh—and why? Text and photographs by Omkar Khandekar in Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh

25 June 2015


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is a member of Rajya Sabha and the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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