The row over Vishwaroopam comes to an end – but is the end ?

So, after some delay, the movie is going to be released. Kamal Haasan got into a dialog with the organizations that were looking for a change in the movie (the removal of a few scenes), and finally the issue was resolved with the actor agreeing to the changes and hence the movie would now be […]

The saga about the cartoonist – the High Court intervenes

For some time now, there has been a lot of discourse about cartoons and their perspective within the Indian space. So, some time back, there was a huge uproar over a cartoon, many decades old, and accepted by the political leaders of newly independent India, which was not accepted any more by the current leaders […]

Andhra High Court strikes down the Congress effort for reachout to the Muslim community – the quota politics

For the Congress party, reaching out to the Muslim community is a very powerful imperative. The Muslim community forms a strong voting bloc in many regions of the country, and there are a number of contenders for the vote-bloc of the Muslim community (although there have been many postulations that, apart from not voting for […]