Thursday, June 1, 2023

Sonal Matharu

Sonal Matharu
Sonal Matharu is Senior Assistant Editor at ThePrint, writing features and investigative stories. Her work revolves around the intersections of gender, marginalisation, deprivation and health, among others. Sonal has a post-graduate degree in print media from Asian College of Journalism, Chennai and a Master’s in Development Studies from Dr. BR Ambedkar University, Delhi. A reporter since 2010, her work has focused on the nuance that’s often missed in the larger story. She can be reached at

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Representative image: Indian Army personnel | PTI

Military cross postings crucial for theatre command system. It must begin...

The fires in Manipur aren't going to subside for a while. Inter-Service cooperation is the only way to overcome it—and cross postings is a step to inculcate that spirit.
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 : Soham Sen

Article 370 to G20, India is in a Kashmir sweet spot....

It is in the nature of the news cycle that the only aspect of the G20 event (Third Working Group on Tourism) in Srinagar...