Opinion: Mumbai Slums' Battle With Covid Defies Early Expectations

Opinion: Mumbai Slums' Battle With Covid Defies Early Expectations

Suranya Aiyar | Thursday August 06, 2020

In India and Brazil, it was anticipated that people in slums and favelas would be hardest hit by Covid-19. But that is not quite how things turned out.

Opinion: Mahmood Farooqui And His Acquittal In Rape Case

Opinion: Mahmood Farooqui And His Acquittal In Rape Case

Suranya Aiyar | Monday January 22, 2018

This judgment prompts us to think about what kind of consent-requirement the law of rape should have; should the standard be "Yes means Yes", or "No means No", or "No could mean Yes" or "Yes could mean No"?