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From UP Village to Oxford to IPS: The Inspiring Story of a Farmer’s Iron-Willed Daughter

The daughter of a small farmer in Kundarki town in Moradabad district, Uttar Pradesh, Ilma…

How Indian Muslim Women are Left Out of the Progressive Narrative

Gender equity and inclusiveness are important indicators of human development. Women’s equal participation in decision…

A ‘City of Djinns’: Feroz Shah Kotla

Built by Sultan Feroz Shah Tughlaq in 1354, the fortress ‘Feroz Shah Kotla’ remains one…

Karvaan’s Five Recommended Places to Visit in India

India’s grand diversity makes traveling from state to state an unforgettable journey. While the places…

Inspiring Generations – Iqbal and Azad

“di sheikh ba chiragh hami gasht gird-e-shahr kaz dev-o-dad maloolam, insaanam arzoost” (Yesterday the Master…

In search of a country to call home

For refugees from conflict-torn regions such as West Asia and Afghanistan, New Delhi is a…

The Hashimpura massacre: A short oral history, told by survivors

It has been 30 years since the night of 22 May, 1987 when about 45…

Vehement religious discrimination is the new norm in India

“The discrimination is not made openly, but a Negro who goes to such places is…

The Fundamentalist Ghetto

On 23rd, June, 2004, just before the dark a Chandigarh bus dropped me at the…