Apoorvanand teaches Hindi at the University of Delhi. Writes literary and cultural criticism.

Human Rights

What is behind India's epidemic of 'mob lynching'?

Is the spate of 'mob lynchings' in India really just a spontaneous expression of mob anger?


India is fast becoming a one-party state

The BJP is indulging in polarising campaigns to win elections, including municipal ones, as opposition parties shrink.


Umbrella politics of Hindutva

Hindu nationalism is dominating India by smothering minorities and encroaching on regional Hindu traditions.