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Shahina KK

Botched Prosecutions
Features
Botched Prosecutions

A judgment for acquittal in the death of two Dalit sisters in Kerala highlights the state’s refusal to acknowledge its child abuse problem

08 November 2019
Left, Cong Bittersweet Winners While BJP Slides
Politics
Left, Cong Bittersweet Winners While BJP Slides

The LDF tally in the Assembly is now 93, two more than when they were elected to power in 2016

26 October 2019
The Cyanide Killings
Crime
The Cyanide Killings

A series of deaths spanning 14 years in a Kerala family is alleged to be one of the rare instances of a female serial killer in India but conclusive evidence is turning out to be hard to come by

21 October 2019
Breaking the Online Ceiling
Technology
Breaking the Online Ceiling

How one college student denied permission to use her mobile in a hostel made internet access a fundamental right

08 October 2019
A Resurrection of the Left?
Politics
A Resurrection of the Left?

Pala bypoll results come as a boost for Kerala’s LDF after its decimation in the General Election

04 October 2019
Kerala: The Sisterhood of Resistance
Features
The Sisterhood of Resistance

Kerala’s protesting nuns derive hope from an unsolved murder coming to trial after 27 years

06 September 2019
Kerala’s Fishing Community: In Deep Waters
Society
Kerala’s Fishing Community: In Deep Waters

Kerala’s fishing community, the first to volunteer for rescue and relief operations during floods, is plagued by social and economic marginalisation

23 August 2019
Kerala Flood
Special
Kerala Floods: Death toll rises to 83, rescue operation underway

20 bodies have been recovered in Kavalappara. Villagers say at least 65 people have gone missing after half of a hill came down

13 August 2019
Society
Kerala: Devil’s Own Country

The Kerala government wants to stop the state’s obsession with the occult with a law against superstition. Can black magic be contained?

26 July 2019
Crime
The Jail Telecast

Viyyur Central Prison in Kerala starts a television channel of its own, by the inmates for inmates

11 July 2019

Authors

Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity. Views are personal

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press

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