The World Bank sees reason for hope in the 'pop-up megacity' built for the Kumbh Mela. Here's why it just confirms my despair.
Rampant human rights violations, dismal conviction rates, skyrocketing crime, and nearly 400,000 inmates in prison--only a third of whom have actually been convicted. Justice, Indian style.
Indians feel betrayed by a democratic system that has entrenched extortion of its citizens, argues Prem Shankar Jha
India's high-profile gang rape case has parallels with New York's Central Park jogger case
Lifting India's ludicrously low limits on campaign finance could drum rapists out of politics, argues India's business press
Anger mounts over government's decision to send victim to Singapore for treatment, and police barricades designed to limit protests.
India's angry reaction to the gang rape of a 23-year-old physical therapist in New Delhi could strengthen various movements for social justice.
By winning a third consecutive term as Gujarat's chief minister, the controversial Narendra Modi has boosted his chances to become the BJP's candidate for prime minister. Here's why you needn't worry.
Playboy is betting that sheer saris will be enough to stave off protests. Don't count on it.
India has expressed "extreme disappointment" with a US move to grant Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency immunity in a civil suit seeking damages for the November 2008 terrorist attacks on Mumbai.
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