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ISSUES AND DEBATES

Human Rights in South Asia

India is a ‘republic of fear’. The UK must keep the pressure on Modi

As Indian prime minister Narendra Modi lands in the UK, the details of two horrific rape cases in India have emerged. Huge protests are rocking India and in London angry people of Indian origin are taking to the streets to protest against Modi’s policies. It would be wrong however to

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Dalit Rights

Must Read Comment Congratulations, my dear old friend Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd

Congratulations, my dear old friend Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd, on your excellent analysis of the present situation. The problem with the OBC leadership is that the Mandal recommendations for reservation (surely necessary) led to the creation of a sub-elite among the OBC politicians, who replicated the same opportunist and exploitative model of functioning that their upper caste predecessors had bee

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TERRORISM

Baloch Separatist Defector Exposes Europe’s Double Standards to Terrorism

Dr. Jumma Khan Marri defected from the Baloch separatists earlier this year and has since then been exposing the double-dealing treachery of these groups and their foreign supporters. The Pakistani Embassy in Moscow hosted a Pakistan Day celebration on 23 March which saw the participation of Dr. Jumma

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Indigenous People

The Adivasis of India - A History of Discrimination, Conflict, and Resistance

- By C.R. Bijoy, Core Committee of the All India Coordinating Forum of Adivasis/Indigenous Peoples The 67.7 million people belonging to "Scheduled Tribes" in India are generally considered to be 'Adivasis', literally mea

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