Excess deaths in Maharashtra were at least 3 times the official COVID toll.
Explained: Why has KM Birla offered to hand over his Vodafone Idea stake to govt?.
.@email@example.com and I write for the Hindu about Bihar's proposed 33% quota for women in engineering and medical seats
Delhi: 4 arrested for trying to hush up nine-year-old girl’s death https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/delhi-4-arrested-for-trying-to-hush-up-nine-year-old-girls-death-7435423/
My article on recently announced OBC reservation in medical seats https://www.news18.com/news/opinion/obc-quota-in-medical-seats-welcome-step-govt-must-now-provide-obc-count-in-census-4030334.html
Bombay Catholics and the question of caste https://thesatyashodhak.com/2021/07/29/bombay-catholics-and-the-question-of-caste/
Bombay Catholics and the question of caste | Elroy Pinto https://thesatyashodhak.com/2021/07/29/bombay-catholics-and-the-question-of-caste
A great essay on the historical reasons for the weirdness of English spelling https://aeon.co/essays/why-is-the-english-spelling-system-so-weird-and-inconsistent
“There are three jurisdictions you don’t fuck with: the US, Israel and the Russians.”
India monsoons: at least 112 dead in Maharashtra state.
Dalai Lama’s inner circle listed in Pegasus project data https://www.theguardian.com/news/2021/jul/22/dalai-lama-inner-circle-listed-pegasus-project-data
Top Indian newspaper raided by tax authorities after months of critical coverage https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/india-modi-press-raid/2021/07/22/facbc01a-eabd-11eb-84a2-d93bc0b50294_story.html?tid=ss_tw
Telegram founder listed in leaked Pegasus project data.
"After 10pm on 4 March, about 30 miles offshore, in an operation authorised by the prime minister, Narendra Modi, at the request of Dubai, around 15 Indian commandos in “full military gear” stormed the yacht, firing stun grenades."
Brahmins on odd days: Only reservations are keeping caste alive
Brahmins on even days: #JeSuisBrahman
Suresh Raina called out for ‘Brahmin’ comment during TNPL 2021 commentary.
The Guardian view on spyware sales: the proliferation risks are real | Editorial https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/jul/19/the-guardian-view-on-spyware-sales-the-proliferation-risks-are-real
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