No support for madrasas, Sanskrit schools in Assam

India, Oct. 16 -- The Assam government's decision to shut down state-run madrasas and Sanskrit schools in the state has met with vehement criticism from all quarters. The religious organisations and l... Read More

Delhi NCR braces for stubble-burning pollution

India, Sept. 30 -- The residents of Delhi NCR are once again in panic mode as the farmers in Punjab and Haryana start burning crop residue risking a significant spike in air pollution in the national ... Read More

Depression: The silent epidemic no one is talking about

India, Sept. 30 -- The cases of anxiety, depression and suicidal thoughts are spiking amid the Covid-19 pandemic, according to various studies and statements from top doctors around the world. The men... Read More

In Assam, once a witch, always a witch

India, Aug. 30 -- On the fateful night of August 1, a horrific incident took place in Chirang district in Assam. Two families were dragged out of their homes and brutally assaulted on the suspicion of... Read More

Journalists assaulted

India, Aug. 15 -- On August 11, at around 2 pm, three journalists from The Caravan were on their assignments to report a communal tension in the northeast Delhi's Subhash Mohalla when they were physic... Read More

Floods ruin Assam as nation looks the other way

India, July 31 -- My 45-year-old aunt gets worried every time the monsoon arrives, marooning her entire village, Charaibahi Gaon, in Dibrugarh district of Assam. When she got married at the age of 19,... Read More