US Govt Body Condemns Release of Bilkis Rape Convicts

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has condemned the “premature and unjustified” release of 11 accused of the gang rape of Bilquis Bano and the murder of his family members during the 2002 riots in Gujarat. USCIRF Vice President

Furrows of Distress

The year-long farmers’ agitation against the central government’s three farm laws has, to some extent, drawn the country’s attention towards the plight of tillers and the existing lacunae in the agriculture sector. Protests and demonstrations have taken place earlier too, but this