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    Wasim Mirza

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    Wasim Mirza is a contributing writer to The New Leam. She is also a Culture Historian - based in Hyderabad, India.

    A Walk Through My City in Times of Coronavirus

    A walk through the streets of Delhi shows how the fear industry surrounding coronavirus has deserted our public spaces and made social distancing the new norm.

    Lessons India Can Learn from the Spanish Flu of 1918

    In 1918, the Spanish Flu claimed millions of lives in India, are we prepared to face COVID-19?

    Kashmiri Saffron is the World’s Most Expensive Spice But Inadequate Infrastructure Keeps Cultivators Poor 

    Poor infrastructure, lack of governmental support and backward harvest patterns keep saffron cultivators of Kashmir poor despite a high demand in international markets.

    Mahua Moitra Says, “CAA is an Attempt to Disenfranchise and Annihilate People.”

    Trinamool MP Mahua Moitra said in Parliament that the current political discourse demonised dissent and curtailed alternate standpoints.

    JNU Violence, a Deaf Administration and a Spectator Called Delhi Police

    Indifference, lack of will and administrative shrewdness characterised JNU VC M Jagadish Kumar and his administration’s response in the aftermath of 5th January attack on the campus.

    Wasim Mirza

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    Wasim Mirza is a contributing writer to The New Leam. She is also a Culture Historian - based in Hyderabad, India.

    OPINION

    Unknown and Undocumented, India’s Dalits, Adivasis and Migrants Were Absent Then and Absent Now

    The migrant exodus in the last couple of months leaves a lasting impact on the hearts and minds of all those who imagine a...

    This Independence Day,Let’s Listen to the Canaries

    As a global pandemic engulfs us and as exploitation and hierarchies amplify, this Independence Day, let’s reflect on our shared destinies.

    New Education Policy 2020: What is Concealed and What is Unveiled?

    There have been extensive discussions around the implications of the NEP, here is an intricate reading of the document in the context of India’s prevalent academic culture.

    Holistic Education, Critical Thinking and Multidisciplinary Approach

    Are the educational ideals the National Education Policy has proposed merely fancy words? Or, is there a real concern?

    The Legitimisation of Privatisation in NEP 2020: An analysis

    By legitimising privatisation in the education sector, the NEP 2020 is scripting a new India with varied imaginations and trajectories.