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Cheap drugs and the millionaire whistleblower

Sandhya Srinivasan writes from India on the curious tale of Dinesh Thakur and the generics maker Ranbaxy.…

  • Tue Apr 1 10:48:00 2014
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Does anyone give a s**t?

A new bill in India aimed at protecting manual cleaners of human excrement needs to translate into political action, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Sep 13 11:47:00 2013
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Look who’s wearing the pants

To be treated as equals, are Indian women compelled to internalize roles traditionally associated with men? Rajashri Dasgupta writes.…

  • Wed Aug 14 10:49:00 2013
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The hypocrisy of sexism in India

As a young student is injured for wearing the ‘wrong’ clothes, Mari Marcel Thekeakara says that women will fight on against violence.…

  • Fri Jun 14 04:47:00 2013
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Safe as houses?

Homes are for living in but they can be sites of great insecurity…

  • Mon Apr 1 11:15:00 2013
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Stop persecution in Bangladesh and Pakistan

While minority rights are eroded, Pakistan enjoys impunity as a ‘strategic ally’ of the US, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Mon Mar 18 09:52:00 2013
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My writing guru: They don’t make ‘em like Sadhan anymore

Contact with a former mentor has triggered memories for Mari Marcel Thekaekara, decades on from her journalism training in Kolkata.…

  • Fri Feb 1 10:18:00 2013
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India's elites have a ferocious sense of entitlement

A revealing set of US studies has got Urvashi Butalia thinking about how the rich behave in Delhi.…

  • Tue Jan 1 07:18:00 2013
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Playing fair

The world’s conflicts require journalists to be unbiased and incorruptible…

  • Fri Sep 7 09:41:00 2012
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We should all be more neighbourly after Wisconsin

The Sikh community at the centre of the latest US shooting have much to teach us about togetherness says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Aug 10 04:08:00 2012
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