Biography of the Author Tamal Mukherjee

Tamal Mukherjee

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. The Ganga has sustained hundreds of millions of people for centuries, but faces a slow death today.

    Can Ganga be saved? What must be done to clean up India’s holy river?

    Also known as the Ganges, it is one of the foundations of Indian civilisation but has since been tarnished by pollution and filth. The programme ...
  2. Insight Section 377 India main

    How did conservative India come to repeal S377’s ban on consensual gay sex?

    The decision to decriminalise homosexuality was not only greeted with relief by the LGBT community, it also found resonance in Indian society. The ...
  3. The Covid-19 lockdown took away Fulera Begum’s job in an eatery; the disease took away her daughter.

    Hunger, death, exploitation: The plight of the poor in India in the pandemic

    The country pulled millions out of poverty only recently, but about 400 million Indians are now at risk of falling deeper into destitution because ...
  4. Torrential monsoon rains this year in India have submerged thousands of villages.

    Struggle and suffering in India as climate change bites, but what next after ‘brutal’ floods?

    Even as India tries to get to grips with COVID-19, another calamity is staring its people in the face. The programme Insight asks whether the ...
  5. INSIGHT India's water crisis main

    India’s parched earth: Too late to solve the worst water crisis in its history?

    Population growth, rapid development, widespread pollution and bureaucratic mismanagement are putting tremendous pressure on the country’s ...