Afzal Guru

Lives and Deaths in Tihar

Madhavankutty Pillai

It’s India’s most fabled jail that housed the notorious and the respectable, and where some prisoners were more equal than others and some executions were stranger than what was reported. Startling revelations of a man who witnessed their lives and last moments

Grime and Punishment

Prison diaries of the infamously famous

India Between the Noise maker and the Conversationalist

Haunted rebels, nationalists on steroids, and a walk-and-talk man called Sri M

JNU and the Price of Sedition

The dangers of making seditionists out of comic-strip revolutionaries

The Question of Reasonable Doubt

The guilt of Afzal Guru was not as evident as the State would have you think. And his dubious execution may not be the last such case

Kashmir Too Owes ‘India’ an Answer

Even if Afzal Guru were not hanged, Kashmir’s integration with India would have remained patchy at best


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