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Jan 30, 2019
Madhu Kishwar's 'free sex' jibe against Rahul Gandhi's promises is likely aimed at the concept of free loveBack when Madhu Kishwar was young and woke, the counterculture of the West had enshrined ‘free love’.
Feb 18, 2018
JNU Academic Council didn't pass compulsory attendance resolution, says Madhu KishwarJNU Academic Council member and scholar-activist Madhu Kishwar on Saturday said the controversial resolution on compulsory attendance "was not passed in the council", contradicting the administration's version
Sep 11, 2017
Delhi HC refuses to give interim protection from arrest to activist Madhu Kishwar in defamation caseThe Delhi High Court on Monday refused to grant interim protection from arrest to activist Madhu Kishwar, against whom a non-bailable warrant has been issued by a Srinagar court in a criminal defamation case.
Jul 30, 2017
SC allows Madhu Kishwar to attend defamation case proceedings at Srinagar through video-conferencingThe SC has permitted activist Madhu Kishwar to participate in court proceedings at Srinagar through video-conferencing from a Delhi court
Mar 29, 2017
Anti-rape law: Concerns that women will misuse 'draconian' law is why our legal system so murkyThe petition puts forward a pretty skewed representation of the anti-rape law, by projecting the idea that rape cases are easy to win, when, in fact, rape convictions were at a five-year low last year.
Mar 23, 2016
Rediscovering socialism: Rahul meeting Kanhaiya is not opportunism, but a promising startWhen Kanhaiya Kumar captured the nation’s imagination with his televised speech at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus after his release from police custody, it appeared to be nothing more than a storm in a tea-cup because the grounds for his arrest were silly. In the subsequent days, Kanhaiya, however, gained considerable eyeballs and heavyweight fans across the country
Dec 01, 2015
Don't underestimate Modi; he can marginalise RSS if he wants: Writers weigh in on the PMYou may love or hate Narendra Modi, but you can’t ignore him. It’s better not to underestimate Modi – this was the crux of the heated discussion that kept the audience at Times LitFest in Delhi on Monday glued to their seats for over an hour.
Jul 20, 2015
Free speech for plagiarists: Writer Rajiv Malhotra's supporters reveal hypocrisy of bhaktsControversial writer Rajiv Malhotra has succeeded where others failed. He has reminded the Indian right wing of the virtues of free speech. Courtesy Malhotra, the book-burning cabals and poster-tearing hooligans of India are rallying around the very right whose value they once questioned. Writer-activist Madhu Kishwar is currently spearheading a campaign against, well, another campaign demanding that Malhotra's books be pulped for allegedly plagiarising the work of several western scholars.
Feb 01, 2015
Scrap FCRA, NGOs doing Church work with foreign funds: ExpertsThe statistics and facts are startling, for sure. But are they reason enough to scrap the FCRA? Yes, felt most of the participants in the conference Towards a Rational Government Policy for NGOs organized by Indic Studies Network, CSDS, at India International Centre in the national capital on Saturday.
Dec 31, 2014
Season of ghar wapsi: Intellectuals go back 'home' after brief Modi infatuationAs ghar wapsi rhetoric gathers steam, the PM’s silence gets louder. And the public pundits, many of whom sick and tired of the UPA sarkar, had thrown their weight behind Modi are having second thoughts. In a season of ghar wapsi, some are going back “home” after a brief Modi infatuation.