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Nilanjana Bhowmick

Nilanjana Bhowmick is a multi-award winning, independent journalist, a former TIME correspondent, based in New Delhi, India. She is an independent commentator on gender, development, politics and current affairs.

Articles by Nilanjana Bhowmick

Some Indian men are threatening a marriage strike for a most dubious reason. Nilanjana Bhowmick tells them to bring it on.
Some Indian men are threatening a marriage strike for a most dubious reason. Nilanjana Bhowmick tells them to bring it on.
Laughter has become a risky business, observes Nilajana Bhowmick.
Women stand in a row holding hands in the air
A growing number of women are going against the stream in India, writes Nilanjana Bhowmick.
Photo by Prashanth Pinha on Unsplash
Nilanjana Bhowmick on why women won’t linger awhile.
Nilanjana Bhowmick on oxygen inequity and the price paid by her country’s citizens.
Nilanjana Bhowmick on the colossal failure of governance that has led to needless deaths on a massive scale.
Women experiencing abuse from their partners need more than a helpline, writes Nilanjana Bhowmick. 
Nilanjana Bhowmick on the double whammy of natural disaster and Covid-19 that has brought a vulnerable ecosystem to the brink.
Credit: Neil Palmer (CIAT). Women farmers at work in their vegetable plots near Kullu town, Himachal Pradesh, India. 
Nilanjana Bhowmick on the recent legislation steamrolled through parliament that has disadvantaged working people and gripped...
Students of group 11 and 12 get computer education in the computer classroom of secondary government school ‘Anjoor’ in the village Ramanagaram, 60km from Bangalore. Credit: Wim Klerx/Computer caste
Schoolchildren are falling through the digital divide, writes Nilanjana Bhowmick.
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Anti-blackness is still a galvanizing force in India, writes Nilanjana Bhowmick.
Rajasthan, India On the way to Pushkar  Women in the countryside
The deadly neglect of India’s rural communities must end, writes Nilanjana Bhowmick.

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