Cover Stories

Testing Time for Women

Myths survive over scientific temper. As they are embedded in people’s conscience, it is not easy to weed them out. Even those who boast of scientifically empowered succumb

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
20 Feb 2023

Virginity Test: A Disgrace

Sr. Abhaya, a Christian nun and an inmate of Pious X Convent Hostel, Kottayam, Kerala was found dead in a well on 27.03.1992. The local police registered the case as ‘unnatural death’.

Adv. Romy Chacko Adv. Romy Chacko
20 Feb 2023


The word survey means “to examine and record the area and features of a place so as to construct a map, plan, or description”.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
20 Feb 2023

In the case of Jamia violence of 2019, 11 students were arrested. One of them was Sharjeel Imam who was a student of Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi.

Ram Puniyani Ram Puniyani
20 Feb 2023

The absolute dadagiri of the ruling party in Parliament in refusing to discuss the Adani issue tell a cautionary tale -- that the powerful cannot be called to account.

Mathew John Mathew John
20 Feb 2023

With the number of priests and religious dwindling, it is time to focus on lay collaboration in running Christian educational institutions

Kuruvilla V Kuruvilla V
20 Feb 2023

A politician lives on people’s lack of intelligence and his entire power rests on the people’s ignorance. Political mind suffers from inferiority complex

Don Aguiar Don Aguiar
20 Feb 2023

On 4 February this year, Bengaluru police booked five people after two men aged 25 and 29, employed to clean a sewage treatment plant

Aarti Aarti
20 Feb 2023

Once upon a time, there was a dog farm, with many species of dogs in it. The dogs in the farm had won their freedom from foreign dogs

Robert Clements Robert Clements
20 Feb 2023