Sandip Roy http://kalw.org en Showing politicians the finger! http://kalw.org/post/showing-politicians-finger <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whenever India goes to the polls the world takes notice. Some of the wonder is just about the sheer &nbsp;mind boggling scale of it.&nbsp; The election going on right now from April </span>7<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &nbsp;until May 12</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for example will involve 930,000 polling stations across India.</span></p><p>Sandip Roy goes to the polls.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:22:47 +0000 Sandip Roy 42389 at http://kalw.org Showing politicians the finger! Indian politicians forced out of the closet! http://kalw.org/post/indian-politicians-forced-out-closet <p></p><p>A queer thing is happening in India. India is going to the polls with the usual fanfare of the world’s largest democratic experiment. But this is an election with a difference.</p><p>For the first time ever gay issues are part of the election debate.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:07:30 +0000 Sandip Roy 42165 at http://kalw.org Indian politicians forced out of the closet! Rahul's storm http://kalw.org/post/rahuls-storm <p></p><p>Rahul Gandhi, the Indian National Congress leader, just can't seem to catch a break this election season. At this recent rally, it seemed as if even the Gods are against him.</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 41702 at http://kalw.org Rahul's storm The Dirty Old Man of Delhi http://kalw.org/post/dirty-old-man-delhi <p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 41458 at http://kalw.org The Dirty Old Man of Delhi Women vigilantes, real and reimagined http://kalw.org/post/women-vigilantes-real-and-reimagined <p></p><p>This is a story about two films that are in the eye of a peculiar storm in India.</p><p>One is called Gulaab Gang. The other is called Gulaabi Gang with an "I." But in that single "I" lies a world of difference.</p><p></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 41055 at http://kalw.org Women vigilantes, real and reimagined