SOCIETY The stories like these inspire us to question stereotypes and discover the life stories of those who are secluded and tabooed. The article that follows takes us to the lanes of a sex worker’s…
REPORTAGE The violence that has incurred in the Bengal bandh reminds us that while bandh are an integral component of democracy, they should be carried out with an utter sense of responsibility.
West Bengal West Bengal’s Panchayat elections witness low voter turnout so far and several clashes between opposing political groups have been reported.
TRIBUTE A Marxist economist like Ashok Mitra will be remembered for his contributions as an academic, political activist and literary creator.
Communal tensions in Bihar, West Bengal and other parts of India have led to conflict amidst communities that for many decades had been living together peacefully.