Lecture : Prof. Irfan Habib, Chair : Prof. Utsa Patnaik, 22 April 2017, 4.00 pm


Donald Trump
29 Apr 2017
The US under Trump believes that more sabre rattling will cow DPRK down and make them surrender. The nuclear stand-off between Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the US continues, with the US sending its aircraft carrier strike...
29 Apr 2017
After a humiliating electoral defeat in Uttar Pradesh in March, demoralised secular parties and liberal intellectuals largely fear raising their voices. Has India lost its secular soul? Members of the Hindu Yuva Vahini, a far-right...
Saharanpur Communal Violence
29 Apr 2017
A five-member Samajwadi Party delegation that visited Saharanpur to investigate the violence happened in the city on April 20 has alleged that Saharanpur MP Ram Lakhanpal Sharma asked the police to fire on the Muslims. According to the...
29 Apr 2017
Amid a timid media, weak political opposition, and restrictions on civil society, university campuses are among the only spaces left for dissent and debate.   Delhi University students protest ABJP hooliganism at Ramjas college. Photo...
Nayantara Sahgal
29 Apr 2017
An interview with the writer Nayantara Sahgal, who had returned her Sahitya Akademi award in 2015 protesting the murders of M.M. Kalburgi, Narendra Dabholkar, and Govind Pansare, says that she is dismayed at the continued attacks on minorities in...