Jodie Whittaker’s thirteenth Doctor on Doctor Who has been the subject of controversy and falling ratings. The show is bleeding “Whovians”, as fans call themselves, and with good reason. I […]
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A joint statement has been issued by several academics, public figures and human rights organizations (signatories below) condeming the appoingment of Justice Arun Mishra as Chairperson of NHRC as another
The judgment by Additional Sessions Court Judge Kshama Joshi in the Tarun Tejpal case has the media presenting the judgment as misogynist and an assault on the victim’s character. There
Adivasis have been blamed for the Simlipal National Park and Tiger Reserve forest fires without any specific evidence or their voices being heard. Poaching is a very real concern in the Simlipal Forest reserve, however…
The Citizens’ Commission on Elections has issued a report on the reliability of Electronic Voting Machines in ensuring that integrity of the electoral process is maintained and finds grave areas for concern.
Hannan Mollah, General Secretary of the All India Kisan Sabha has written an open letter to the principal of the DAV Boys School in Chennai regarding their examination paper that prejudices students against farmers.
Press freedoms in India are severely eroded. In 2020, India’s press freedom rank dropped to 142 out of 180 countries in Press Freedom Index. There are increasing instances of hate
Samyukta Kisan Morcha – SKM is deeply concerned and anguished about the brazen misuse of police power by the government in its efforts to weaken the ongoing farmers’ movement. It
Mohinder Gulati, former COO of Sustainable Energy for All, which works with the UN to ensure clean energy by 2030 wrote an open letter to Greta Thunberg sandwiching criticism of