Friday, June 9, 2023

Jayanta Kalita

Jayanta Kalita
JayantaKalita was an Associate Editor at ThePrint. Earlier, he worked for a number of media organisations including The Times of India, Mail Today and Hindustan Times. Jayanta has done his MA in English Literature from the University Of Delhi. He is also an alumnus of the Asian College of Journalism, Chennai. His interest areas include peace and conflict studies, environment, health, politics and literature. Jayanta has also written a book named 'I am HIV Positive, So What?' that has been published by Bloomsbury. Follow him on Twitter @Kalita77j

On Camera


Mughals failed India in science. Just see what Europe did between...

BJP and its followers portray the Mughal era as a dark period while established historians highlight the glory of 'Great Mughals'. But no one compares Mughals with Europeans.
Bhutan - People standing in queue outside ATM

RBI data reveals demonetisation was the epitome of whimsical, illogical policymaking

The government wanted demonetisation to combat three problems. None of them seem to have been solved. 


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence...

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions
Illustration by Prajna Ghosh | ThePrint

Manipur saw ‘free’ India’s 1st flag hoisted. Now it’s BJP’s biggest...

There are 3 things you never do in a small northeastern state: undermine local leaders, divide and rule, push homogenisation.