The citizenship soup is stewing in Assam

The murky politics over citizenship will unfold in its ever-expanding avatars in the days ahead.

The depths of patriarchal depravity

Initially there was cause to fear that Rahaf al-Qunun’s attempted flight to freedom would come to a sticky end.

Hopes, fears dominate the new 2019 narrative

The govt’s urgency to evolve a new narrative is evidence that the verdict of 2014 did not lead to the fulfilment of the hopes it had generated.


C Raj Kumar is the founding Vice-Chancellor of O P Jindal Global University and Dean of Jindal Global Law School.
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Swapan Dasgupta is a senior journalist.
Kishwar Desai, is the chair of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Trust, which is setting up the Partition Museum at Town Hall, Amritsar.