My 2 cents (no better than Shekhar Gupta’s editorial takes)
The system in place prior to coming of the farm laws was far from perfect. It is dependent on government subsidies and has no feet of its own. Every year we hear of farmer suicides. Delhi’s air becomes an apocalypse every year because of stubble burning. Farmers want the government…
Mental health is a precarious thing.
Mental health is a precarious thing. Since the unfortunate demise of Sushant Singh Rajput I have been reading many posts on how to deal with mental health. A lot of people are rendering advice on mental health and depression and how to cope with it. …
Why supporting Citizenship Amendment Act is wrong
Why supporting Citizenship Amendment Act is wrong Two set of people came to India as refugees before 2015 from neighbouring countries. One set of people are all set to be granted citizenship because they happen to belong to a religion of your choice. …
The Village Man
The village man has come to our Gaon His weathered face gazes at our tall grey buildings The 20 lane highways are certainly bigger than the lanes back home He is not sure whether he likes it here. His gaon has clean air and lush green fields The floors here are shiny, but he prefers the grass under his feet His turbaned head contemplates his life here Unlike his village, no one sleeps here hungry Maybe for a few years, he will stick with our Gaon
Top quotes by Supreme Court decriminalising homosexuality #Section377Verdict
CJI Dipak Misra: Sans identity the name only remains a plain factor. Emphasis is laid on the identity of a person. The sustenance of identity is the pillar of life. Majoritarian views and popular views cannot dictate constitutional rights. LGBT community possesses human rights like all other sections of society. Equality is the essence of the constitution. 377 is arbitrary. R.F. Nariman, J.: Private acts of individuals is not in the law’s domain.