Gujrat Elections: Politics At A New Low

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal The Gujrat elections like many other elections have seen the sinking of political discourse to trading of candidates, sex CD’s, expose of people meeting behind backdoors and focus on lime lighting a political wannabee who want to jumpstart his electoral career by stoking the flames […]

November 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Project Uddalaka

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Dear Reader, We have been fortunate to come so far in these three years and with your support and affection we will continue to work towards bringing new voices to the pedestal. We consider it our duty to feature works that are not only thought […]

November 12, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

The Sad Case of Being an UBER Customer

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal There are lots of problems that we face in our day to day lives, pollution, corruption, crime and a lot more but consumer rights violations seems the least of this tribulations. My recent experience with Uber reminded me of the fact that companies can and […]

October 22, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Robbing the Public the DMRC Way

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal When I started commuting Delhi Metro from Tagore Garden to Botanical Garden, I paid Rs. 32 for a one way trip that seemed reasonable. Then it costed me Rs. 36 which I thought may be fair for a system carrying the burden of so many […]

October 15, 2017 · 3 comments · Editorial

The Risk of Rohingya

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal In Rakhine, some villages in Mungdaw area which were home to hundreds of Hindu families in Myanmar have only left with deserted homes and mass graves. Though Burmese army has exhumed 47 bodies, authorities fear many more have been murdered in cold blood and buried […]

October 1, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Let’s Make Our Schools Safe

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal For us in India it’s a sort of status symbol for parents to send their kids to elite schools with names that conveys the hefty fee they can afford to pay. But the death of seven years old Pradumn at Ryan International School has brought […]

September 17, 2017 · 2 comments · Editorial

Gauri Lankesh Death: Searching for the Truth, Among the Living & the Dead

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal As the Afghan proverb goes “there are no good men among the living, no bad ones among the dead”. The Kannad Journalist Gauri Lankesh’s murder has generated a tremendous media storm all over the country. Though killing of a journalist is undoubtedly a condemnable act […]

September 10, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Religion & Politics: If not Separation then Accountability

By The Editor: Siddharth Sehgal As per the Indian or if I may say Hindu tradition, when someone takes the path of renunciation or “sannyas” they have to leave behind worldly duties, though in a sense a renunciant accepts the world as his family but the focus turns spiritual in […]

September 3, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Setting the Example

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal This week a lot of examples were set in our country that’d be remembered for a long time to come. Supreme Court gave Muslim women their long overdue rights, privacy became a fundamental right and baba of bling was found guilty of assault and rape. […]

August 27, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Gorakhpur: The Bureaucracy that Devoured 60 Lives

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal It is sometimes surprising that we see cases of lost lives in our country in government hospitals simply due to the fact that they didn’t seemed valuable, I know the medical services in government sector are severely underfunded, understaffed and riddled with corruption but that […]

August 20, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial