Sikh and tired

I came across a tweet this morning saying the Supreme Court of India is to hear a petition by an accused in the anti-Sikh riots in New Delhi in 1984. The petitioner, Congress party leader Sajjan Kumar, is accused of having a direct role in the killing of five Sikhs during what has come to…

May-day

It is so far an unusually pleasant May but temperatures are steadily rising. No one is more affected than roadside workers who go about their business as usual without the luxury of air-conditioning or refrigerated water. This trio, heads covered with bandanas and safety helmets, make their way off a Manama work site after a…