Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd recently retired as Director, Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad. He is Chairman of Telangana Mas
Sumangala Damodaran is an economist and a musician, involved in teaching and research in Economics, Development Studies and Popular Music Studies at Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD). She has un
Saadat Hasan Manto (1912-1955) was among the greatest short story writers of the Indian subcontinent. He also wrote plays, and worked in the Bombay film industry as a writer before migrating t
Ashok Dhawale is President, All India Kisan Sabha, and member of the Central Committee of the CPI(M).