Sunny Peter

Politics and prejudice: India’s Muslim women face a double whammy over divorce reform

by Sunny Peter - 22nd May 2013

Dr Seema Kazi: ‘Clergy too powerful’As divorces by SMS in India increase, activists seem paralysed over political remedies in the run-up to next year’s election.

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India: People's movement marches to victory

by Sunny Peter - 15th October 2012

Protest marchers for land rights50,000 strong in Gandhi-like campaign win promise over land rights for oppressed Dalits

 

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Sponsoring salvation: India’s Hajj Subsidy debate

by Sunny Peter - 22nd May 2012

Lapido tests reaction to the abolition of an annual £80million religious subsidy that has done nothing for poverty.

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