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Is the Church finally acting against India’s caste system?

Over 20 years after Mari Marcel Thekaekara’s exposé of dalit manual scavenging, somebody might finally be taking action.…

  • Fri May 5 12:17:17 2017
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Has the Dalit uprising in Gujarat given birth to a movement?

There has never been such a concerted show of Dalit strength, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports.…

  • Fri Aug 19 02:48:34 2016
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Gujarati vigilante violence on Dalits sparks protest

The abused caste often lives in anguish, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 22 10:32:23 2016
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Why let a genocide get in the way of naked ambition?

Mari Marcel Thekaekara, on how Narender Modi could be a prime ministerial contender for the 2014 elections in India.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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NI contributor's freedom of speech under threat

NI co-editor Dinyar Godrej, alterted us to the situation regarding political psychologist and NI contributor,Professor Ashis Nandy. Nandy is at the centre of a firestorm over anarticle he wrote after last year's elections in the Indian state ofGujarat which resulted in the re-election of one of India's mostincendiary politicians – Narendra Modi of the HindunationalistBharatiya Janata Party. In his article published in the Times of India,Nandy bemoans the current state of affairs in this…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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One Billion Rose on February 14 2013

As part of the global movement to raise awareness of violence against women, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reports on a colourful scene in Gujarat.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The aftermath of genocide

Ten years after the violence that led to hundreds of deaths in the Indian state of Gujarat,deep divisions still remain, saysMari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Gujarat massacre convictions must continue

British Indians need to be among those bringing the people responsible for the 2002 carnage to justice says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Our kids, their kids

Children of safai karmacharis (people engaged in sanitation work) in Gujarat are being forced by teachers to clean toilets and mop floors in school…

  • Wed Oct 28 06:08:00 2009
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Narendra Damodardas Modi

The butcher of Gujarat? India’s homegrown Hitler? Or Mr Simplicity? Narendra Damodardas Modi takesthe stage.…

  • Tue Sep 6 08:10:54 2016
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