In this climate of fear, where’s hope? Or, what is hope? We, as people, expect miracles (development, welfare, freedom) from our princes...read full story
The poll-bound states have a handful of small parties in the fray. They are symbols of India’s federal polity
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In matters of election, the heart often overrules the head
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The epics have been used and abused over many patriarchal eras, their relevance convoluted to shove a regressive concoction...
Smog towers—the concept of vacuuming air in the open is not a practical solution to combat air pollution