Articles by Pallavi Polanki
Sep 19, 2014
Was detained Kurdistan-bound Indian worker a victim of misguided paranoia?The news of Alam’s detention hasn’t gone down too well with his employers in Kurdistan who have asked Alam to furnish a No Objection Certificate on his return, subject to which he will be allowed to re-join.
Sep 17, 2014
Return my passport or take me to trial: UdayakumarAccording to media reports that quoted sources in the immigration department, Udayakumar was stopped from going to Nepal because of a lookout notice against him issued by the Tamil Nadu Police.
Aug 26, 2014
An expert speaks: What India should do to best deal with the Ebola scareAccording to the Health Ministry, 9207 passengers have been screened for Ebola since 10 August by Airport Health Officers at Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Trivandrum and Kochi.
Aug 26, 2014
In land of honour killings, BJP’s 'love jihad' campaign is a death warrantBJP's campaign against from ‘love jihad’, will only tighten the patriarchal grip on young women, says women’s rights activists from Uttar Pradesh.
Aug 23, 2014
Bezbaruah report on North East community: Five key recommendationsMore than a month after the 11-member committee headed by retired IAS officer M P Bezbaruah submitted its report on the discrimination against racial attacks on members the North East community, the Centre continues to remain silent on its key findings.
Aug 21, 2014
Delhi's unauthorised colonies: Is Centre's regularisation action plan a political gimmick?While there is consensus across party lines on the need to regularise, the handling of the process by successive governments has raised serious doubts about the political and administrative commitment to clean up the mess.
Aug 20, 2014
DU elections: ABVP banking on FYUP rollback, Modi fever to retain powerRiding on the anti-FYUP (four year undergraduate programme) sentiment on campus, the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) swept the polls last year winning three out of four seats.
Aug 13, 2014
Money alone won't ensure our return: Kashmiri Pandits on Modi govt's rehab planWhile promises are all well and good however, it will take a lot more than financial packages to convince the lakhs of the Kashmiri Pandit families who were forced to flee their homes.
Aug 12, 2014
Experts on Delhi election: AAP is down but not outEmboldened by the show of strength at its first public rally since the Lok Sabha elections at JantarMantar on August 3, the AamAdmi Partychief Arvind Kejriwalhas instructed volunteers to prepare for a December election.
Aug 05, 2014
Kejriwal targets BJP over Vijay Goel’s remarks on migrants“AAP is an expert at spreading rumours. They want to confuse people of Delhi. And they want to believe that they are the Raja Harish Chandra of the political system and everybody else is corrupt,” said the Delhi BJP chief.