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Editorial: October 2013
Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Meticulously planned and diabolically organised since a long time this year, the communal violence, killings, destruction and mass displacement in Muzaffarnagar and its neighbourhood villages clearly point to a sinister design to electorally polarize UP 
Sadiq Naqvi Muzaffarnagar

The Lunchbox is a beautiful and charming film, and it has that rare power of great movies
Sonali Ghosh Sen Kolkata 

The conviction rate in Dantewada and Jagdalpur is one and three per cent. The entire objective appears to be to keep them in jail
Souzeina Mushtaq Delhi

The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, popularly known as Teenmurti Library among scholars, has become a research hub on the crossroads of history
Imtiaz Delhi

Amidst the formula fare of big bucks, yet another small- scale sensitive film rediscovers the bond between the young and the old
Mehru Jaffer Lucknow

Makiko Kimura speaks to Hardnews on the Nellie massacre, riots and State-sponsored killings
Amit Sengupta Delhi

If Jamiluddin Nasir and Aftab Ansari are hanged, the diabolical question will remain hanging inside the conscience of Indian democracy and the justice system: Who were those who were behind the American Centre attack in Kolkata, on a foggy, winter morning, in 2002? 
Sharib Ali Mumbai

Refugees from across the troubled world have made Delhi their home, bringing along their longings, aesthetics and flavours
Souzeina Mushtaq Delhi 

When it comes to the United States, no other society in human history has imprisoned so many of its own citizens
Nishi Malhotra Washington DC 

Pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva has become a come-back queen
Sandeep Kumar Delhi