Articles by Nikita Doval
Dec 07, 2018
India's tiger population rises, but shrinking forests raise chances of man-animal conflict manifoldAs the tiger population grows in our finite wildlife reserves and parks, the scourge of man-eaters returns to reignite the man-animal conflict debate.
Dec 05, 2018
Monumental neglect: In dire need of reinvigoration, Red Fort's 'superficial' conservation lacks the right approachIndia’s celebrated monuments, including the Red Fort, are in dire need of reinvigoration.
Nov 03, 2018
Tigress Avni killed: Farce of a hunt ends as 'man-eater' finally put down, but question of her cubs looms largeConservation cannot be romanticised for the sake of one animal, but shooting dead a new mother whose cubs are yet to be weaned off cannot be the answer
Oct 11, 2018
#MeToo: Trauma of patriarchal terms like 'eve-teasing' shed dominance as 'sexual harassment' takes overFeminists have long argued about the gendered nature of language and how it furthers patriarchy.
Oct 09, 2018
Gujarat’s call for mass exodus leaves hapless migrants in lurch; workers struggle for rights and livelihoodDisplaced from their own states with no political patronage or access to state benefits, migrant workers — who form the backbone of India’s informal work sector — are a vulnerable group.