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No candle-lit vigils for raped and murdered girls

Mari Marcel Thekaekera blames caste prejudice for a lack of outrage in India.

Filed in: India Women

Indian orphans sexually abused by western paedophile ring

Will a convicted British paedophile escape trial in Goa? Mari Marcel Thakaekara on a case that is infuriating local people.

Filed in: India

‘It won’t be the normal sort of wedding’

A marriage ceremony that breaks conventions gives Mari Marcel Thekaekara hope in the aftermath of India’s elections.

Filed in: India

PHOTO ESSAY: India’s city of widows

David Shaw captures the haunted existence of the country’s unwanted women.

Filed in: India Women

I don’t want to play God – even when it comes to rapists and child killers

A botched execution in the US gets Mari Marcel Thekaekara thinking about the clamour for capital punishment in India today. 

Filed in: India Prisons

Aunty Ji, how do I kiss?

Loreza Bacino investigates a new Hindi-language site giving answers to all the questions Indian youth were afraid to ask.

Filed in: India Society

India in the grip of election fever

From the morally bankrupt to the cleanest candidates ever – who will the country choose? Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports.

Filed in: India Politics

Impunity casts a shadow over India's elections

The ghost of mass murder dogs the two main parties, writes Ajay Vakil.

Filed in: India Politics

Cheap drugs and the millionaire whistleblower

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

Filed in: Ethics India Pharmaceuticals

What happened to unity in diversity?

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is concerned about attempts to dismantle secular India.

Filed in: India Politics Religion

Women on wheels raise money for adivasi human rights

Mari Marcel Thekaekara talks to the intrepid cyclists who took part in Go MAD.

Filed in: India Women

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