articles by Surabhi Vaya

India

Kashmir LIVE: Attacks to derail hope and harmony, says PM Modi

Follow live updates from the ongoing insurgency and response in Jammu and Kashmir.

World

LIVE: Prime Minister Modi thanks Fiji for its role in success of India's Mangalyaan

Follow live updates from the 2014 G20 summit in Brisbane, and PM Modi's Australia trip here.

World

Pink Floyd to Scorpions: Encountering the Berlin Wall in pop culture

Here is a quick list of the Berlin Wall inspired music that has rocked our world:

World

Live: People of Scotland have voted for a United Kingdom, says David Cameron

We will be live blogging the results of the Independence Vote in Scotland.

Life

Not just AFSPA, force-feeding Irom Sharmila is also a bodily autonomy debate

The manner of how the Indian state has dealt with Irom Sharmila is not just a debate about AFSPA but about what constitutes bodily autonomy.

World

Gaza live: Israel accepts 'unlimited' truce, confirms government

Follow live updates from the 2014 Gaza conflict between Israel and Palestine here.

World

Gaza's sanity crisis: What the Israeli offensive is doing to children

Amid the games that the international community has been playing, an entire generation of children in Gaza have been handed adult lives that are unlikely to ever be normal.

World

Gaza Live: Hamas, Israel agree to another ceasefire; fresh talks in Cairo

Follow breaking updates from the ongoing Israel-Palestine conflict in Gaza

World

Iraq live: Pentagon confirms US airstrikes against Islamic militants

Follow breaking updates from the ongoing crisis in Iraq here.

World

Gaza Live: Nearly 1900 dead as Israel, Hamas begin three-day ceasefire

Follow live updates from the ongoing conflict in Gaza here.

World

Gaza Live: Kerry says no promise of ceasefire, US remains hopeful

Follow live updates from the ongoing conflict in Gaza here.

World

Gaza Live: Israel shells UN school killing 15; death toll rises to 800

Follow live updates from the ongoing conflict in Gaza here.

World

Gaza war: How bias affects coverage of Israel-Palestine conflict

The recent flare up in Gaza which went from a searching for three kidnapped Israeli teens to a full fledged invasion, has seen no halt in the bloodshed as the death toll hit 583.

World

Iraq live: Parliament deadlock ends with the election of new speaker

We are tracking live the latest developments of the ongoing Iraq insurgency.

World

Iraq live: Nurses probably being taken to Mosul, says sources

We are tracking live the latest developments of the ongoing Iraq insurgency.

India

Badaun rape: Do courts award death penalty for the right reasons?

This desire for retribution is often based on the idea a rape survivor is somehow permanently damaged because her 'virginity' — a characteristic fundamental to her identity—has been taken away from her.

Entertainment

Wishing Sonakshi Sinha on her birthday, one stereotype at a time

Because nothing says happy birthday like calling someone 'fat cow'.

World

Thailand coup live: Army dissolves Senate, takes over law making

Follow live updates of the ongoing political crisis in Thailand

World

Turkey coal mine live: Death toll rises to 282, 150 still trapped

Follow live updates of the explosion and fire in a coal mine in western Turkey here.

Politics

Paswan, Rabri Devi, Rudy: Key battles in 5th phase polling in Bihar

As Bihar enters the fifth phase of polling, here is a compendium of all you need to know for 7 May polls in the state.