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Maitreyee Chowdhury

Voices Of Assertion

Two dramatic events happened this week, both involving women who captured the human imagination since years now for their tremendous belief in trying to change the world by sticking to the alternatives they believed in. Irom Sharmila from Manipur...

Benaras: Long-Lost Poem

Sometimes Benaras seems like a poem, a long lost one, at that. I see it from a distance, Walking across time and space, on the edge of tomorrow painted in history. Stories hovering in time, lost somehow in busy manicured lanes hovering as if- just beyond the surface. I...

Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Women

Increasingly, a strange sense of achievement seems to be associated with all kinds of celebrations. Why do we forget to celebrate the ordinary? This is a question I have asked myself often. It is as if there remains precious...

Suu Kyi Signs Bright

The year was 1998. I was on a visit to a small town called Moreh in Manipur. I was accompanied by my friend Rongtia who stayed in Imphal and it was in her house that I had put up....

A Soulful Composer

Erica Jong once said, Everyone has talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads. In the case of Ravindra Jain who was born blind, this line takes on a whole new meaning. A...

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Anti-CAA mobilisation to create ruckus on 3 June

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