When the Naxals Speak Your Language

Bijapur, Chhattisgarh: It is early December. A chill has started to descend along with the opaque dark that cloaks Bijapur’s jungles every night. A few locals in Bedre, a small village on the banks of the Indrawati and next to the border with Maharashtra, have gathered around a […]

A Tale of Two Tourist Spots

In an industry where Friday’s box office collections is the only criterion that really matter, Salman Khan is King Midas, the alchemist who turns dross into gold on a regular basis. This gives him enormous power that can be and is wielded with ruthlessness.