Issue 124

Responses to Manushi

Blackmail, Bribes and Beatings
Lok Sunwayi of Delhi’s Street Vendors
MADHU KISHWAR

Ahilyabai Holkar
A Magnificient Administrator with a Sanit’s Heart
ELEANOR ZELLIOTT

Against Heavy Odds
Women in W. Bengal Panchayats
MAITREYI CHAUDHURI

Poem: Upper Caste Ponderings
NUPUR JAIN

Has The Sex Ratio Really Improved?
Alarming Ramifications of Population Trends
MALINI KARKAL

India Through Pak Eyes
YVETTE C. ROSSER

From Exotica to Disdain
The Modern Macaulayite View of India
RAJIV MALHOTRA

Folk Tales: Of Feminine Supremacy
Mother Goddess and the Pahadi Myths of Creation
SHIVNATH

Schemes Schemes Everywhere, Not a Drop to Drink
Recurring Water Famine in Maharashtra
CHETNA GALLA SINHA

Sarkari Relief Brings Little Relief
The Plight of Displaced Kashmiri Pandits
DR ANURADHA MATHU

Women in Prostitution
Need for Informed Intervention
SHYAMALA NATARAJ

The Mother Priestess of Mannarasala
A Cult that defies Tradition
M.D. UMADEVI ANTHERJANAM

Readers’ Forum

Poem: Sisters
ALICE FRIMAN

The Girl From Kathua

About the Book:

On January 10, 2018, a little girl allegedly disappeared in Kathua district of Jammu province. Even before her body was recovered a week later, a sinister narrative was launched alleging that the girl was abducted, gang raped and killed by ‘RSS-minded’ Hindus in a Hindu temple. Talib Hussain, a PDP-Hurriyat activist with criminal antecedents led the campaign, in which Patwari Sanji Ram was declared as the ‘mastermind’.

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