Posts Tagged ‘police’

Have you ever been to an Indian thana, say in Pipli or Nidadavolu? Go on. Step inside. Be brave. You will be raped in twenty-seven languages and a million dialects. You will be spat on. You will drink urine. And if you are lucky, you will die. But if you are reading this there’s a good chance you are not among the...

The myth about Bombay is that it can endure anything. But as Bombay morphed into Mumbai, it lost its collective conscience.

An excerpt from The Other Man, Shashank Kela's debut novel, 'a startlingly original' work of fiction that takes off from an encounter killing