Shahina KK

Oommen Chandy
Solar Shock in Kerala

The Congress leadership in the state sinks deeper in the politics of sleaze

18 October 2017
Hadiya with Sahfin Jahan on January 19th, the day of their wedding, which was later annulled by the high court
Between Love and Jihad in Kerala

The ordeal of Akhila-Hadiya

28 September 2017
Dileep, in a white shirt, at his home when the court allowed him a two-hour break to perform a family ritual on September 6
To Catch a Falling Star

The brotherhood of the Malayalam film industry turns an accused actor into a tragic victim. Welcome to Malewood

13 September 2017
PU Chithra after winning at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships in Bhubaneswar on July 7
PU Chithra: The Girl With Borrowed Shoes

An ace athlete is cruelly denied a spot in the World Championships. PU Chithra is not giving up yet

02 August 2017
Impact of Beef Ban in Kerala
Impact of Beef Ban in Kerala

Kerala erupts into several modes of protest against the new restriction on cattle trade. But what is the real impact?

08 June 2017
Padanna’s Jama Masjid was constructed in Kerala’s traditional temple architecture style
The Call of Jihad

A village in north Kerala earns notoriety after 11 of its youth flee to join the Islamic State. Shahina KK visits the families of the vanished in Padanna

27 April 2017
The Diaries of Eliamma Mathen: Homemaker as Intimate Historian
Personal History
The Diaries of Eliamma Mathen: Homemaker as Intimate Historian

The diaries of Eliamma Mathen capture with rare sensitivity the political intrigue and skullduggery in the former princely state of Travancore

19 April 2017
A K Saseendran
Media Morality

The sting operation by Mangalam news channel has triggered a debate on media ethics

07 April 2017
A file photo of the supporters of Kiss of Love at Law college, Kochi
Something Rotten in Kerala

The 'moral police' are a serious assault on the freedom of expression in the state

15 March 2017
Sex and the Catholic Church: Sins of the Father
Sex and the Catholic Church: Sins of the Father

Another case of sexual assault rocks the Catholic Church in Kerala

08 March 2017


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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

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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