Horrifying Hathras case and its mishandling

India, Oct. 16 -- This fortnight's cover story in Tehelka is about a horrifying crime that was committed in Hathras district in Uttar Pradesh where a 19-year old Dalit woman was allegedly gang raped b... Read More

India's Golden Girls break the glass ceiling to enter battlefield

India, Sept. 30 -- William Shakespeare penned in Hamlet "frailty thy name is woman". Not in India because women from time to time have shown their prowess. Now there is a giant step towards gender equ... Read More

Return of inflation

India, Sept. 16 -- In India, inflation had touched an all-time high of 34.7 per cent in October 1974 and a record low of -11.3 per cent in May 1976. Come 2020 and the after trending below the target o... Read More

At crossroads, Congress is in need of reforms!

India, Sept. 16 -- It is perhaps the best time and the worst time for the grand old party. This is the best time for the principal opposition party because it can corner the ruling party as the countr... Read More

'Compromise' on hate speech policy puts FB in a tight spot

India, Aug. 30 -- The digital media giant Facebook has over 340 million users and its WhatsApp chat service has 400 million users in India. However, the global giant has come under scanner after a Wal... Read More

Building Ram Temple is fine but will 'Ram Rajya' follow?

India, Aug. 15 -- The 'bhoomipujan', or the groundbreaking ceremony, at Ayodhya on August 5 by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi must have made many across the country and abroad happy. For them, the ... Read More

Tehelka sting helps reclaim investigative journalism

India, July 31 -- Ever since the CBI Court convicted three accused on July 21, 2020 in the "kickbacks" in defence deals that Tehelka had exposed in its sting "Operation West End", we have been flooded... Read More