Most recent articles by:

Divya Joshi

Divya Joshi is an Associate Professor, Department of English at Govt. Dungar College, Bikaner. She has worked as a creative writer, translator and English language teacher for the last two decades. Her latest book of poetry ‘Dance of Life’ was published by Author Press.
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

Three Poems for Her

The Weaver Let me weavethe red and white rishathe black rigwnaiand connect to my womanhood, Let me weavethe pachra and achalcelebrate geometric motifsand connect to my...

Must read

Revisiting Ambedkar’s Vision of ‘United States of India’: Can It Stand as Modern India’s Viable Alternative?

In April 2020, Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor waded into the debate, arguing that a Presidential system would prevent the “one-man show” that the Indian system has evolved into. The proponents of this line of thought also cite the United States' (relative) political stability as one of the key reasons to support their argument. The proposal challenges the Indian Constitution’s “Basic structure doctrine” decided by the Supreme Court in the Kesavananda Bharathi case. However, this requires further examination: a Presidential form of government might fix some of India’s political gridlock, but it may also open Pandora’s Box, releasing a whole wake of issues in its place. This includes a politically biased Supreme Court and horse-trading of MPs on a scale unheard in Indian politics.

Her Dead Alive Octopus

I caught upon an uncanny creature,Amidst a fish vending...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img