Debasish Das

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Non-NDA states allege bias in shortlist of iconic tourist sites to be developed

Several non-NDA states have alleged that a central government shortlist of 17 destinations across India for development into “iconic tourist sites” …


A Revolutionary Woman

<i>A</i> <i>P</i><i>assionate Life</i>, a collection of essays on Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, edited by Ellen Carol Dubois and Vinay Lal, which also includes a selection of …

Human Rights

Have Nehruvians Misunderstood Nehru's Views on Religion?

<i>A reading list assesses if Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) is the answer to leakages in the Public Distribution system (PDS).</i><p>Karnataka will be going to …

Western Medical Education and Women’s Healthcare in Colonial Bengal

Medical Education

Caste, Religion, and Health Outcomes in India, 2004-14


Imperialist Assumptions


Does India’s Public Healthcare Need Insurance Based Intervention? A Reading List

In the Union 2018-2019 budget announced this month, the finance minister Arun Jaitley introduced a “flagship” programme which he claimed would be the …

Health Care

The Challenge of Breastfeeding Sensitisation

In August 2016, the Government of India launched Mothers’ Absolute Affection (MAA), a nationwide programme to promote breastfeeding. For each of the …

Breast Feeding

Survey at an IIT Campus Shows How Caste Affects Students' Perceptions

It is widely accepted that caste disparities continue to exist in India. After Independence, the state moved towards creating a “casteless society.” …


Failure of Banking Regulation or Private Debt Build-up?


An International Dimension


States That Might Have Been : Lost Political Vitalities of Independent India


Politics of the Informal : Women’s Associational Life and Public Space in the Hills of Manipur

Studies on women, particularly on those in armed conflict zones, have shown how the woman as a victim of conflict is not the only reality. The …

Agrarian Crisis : A Ringside View—II


The Professor Goes to Moscow


Political Destiny of Immigrants in Assam : National Register of Citizens


Doubling Farmers’ Incomes : Mechanisms and Challenges