Rahul Roy

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Cruelty or keeping it in the family? What I learned from India's slaveowners | Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick

It took hours to arrange my first conversation with Paratapa. He agreed to an interview for my research on contemporary slaveholders, but he wasn’t free until late evening. When he finally greeted me on his sprawling estate, I learned why. He balances the demands of his large farm in India with the …

Human Rights

Novelist is Reminding Everyone That David Cameron is a Custard-Faced Wasteman

Guess what the South London MC's latest track “Tax the MPs” is about?<p>By now, everyone living in Britain should be aware of three things: David Cameron once put his shrink-wrapped penis somewhere near a decapitated pig's head, his face resembles some form of dish and, at one point, he had some form …

Rahul Gandhi's march-for-farmers in Telangana postponed by three days

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's proposed 'Kisan padyatra' in Telangana has been postponed in view of extension of parliament's budget sesssion for …

Clashes in House do not impact personal ties: Arun Jaitley

Acrimony and clashes inside the House do not impact the bonhomie among members of Parliament belonging to different political parties, Finance …

Indian Air Force's MiG-27 Jet Crashes in West Bengal, 2 People on Ground Killed

<b>New Delhi:</b> A MiG-27 aircraft of Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed at Tantipara in West Bengal's Alipurduar region on Friday killing two civilians on the …

26/11 accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's release by Pakistan a mistake: US envoy Richard Verma

Lakhvi and six others have been charged with planning and executing the Mumbai attack in November, 2008 that left 166 people dead.

Iran says Saudi Arabia 'deserves punishment' over Yemen strikes

There is growing tension between Iran and Saudi Arabia after the Yemeni capital Sanaa was again bombarded by Saudi-led forces.<p>Black smoke rose from the airport after warplanes attacked it, destroying what Shi’ite Houthi rebels said was a private jet.<p>The airstrikes were reportedly aimed at stopping …