By creating a ‘punishment’ for people by debarring them from important schemes, the UP government is yet again using their infamous model of fear to further dehumanise marginalised communities.
Within hours of his death, many started mocking him for having captured the harsh reality of India's healthcare system during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Reuters journalist was embedded with the Afghan Special Forces, and had been reporting on their operations against the Taliban in the region.
The pseudo-representation of Urdu in popular culture is more harmful than erasure itself. The very romanticisation of Urdu has become its anathema.
The song is a remarkable lyrical and musical intervention that takes us one step closer to annihilating caste.
A take on how we have internalised a false understanding of nationalism.
Early this year, a social media page run by a privileged caste community in Bangalore uploaded posters which read: 'Free COVID-19 vaccination camp for Agarwals', among other blatantly casteist statements.