By Pawan Dhall, Anupam Hazra
Here’s some unsolicited advice on queering it up as 'Varta' webzine turns six!
owais on the 20th anniversary of ‘Friendship Walk ‘99’, which grew into the ‘Kolkata Rainbow Pride Walk’
By Pawan Dhall
We must be the change we want to see. Are we missing out on the first step?
Pawan Dhall wants the ‘queer rainbow’ to resist the saffron t(a)int!
Sisters (1994-95) was one of the first queer activisms in Chennai, remembers Pawan Dhall
By Debjyoti Ghosh
Debjyoti Ghosh on why we must #SayNoToWar
What better way to avoid a tedious editorial than to write about 'lyadh'?
Some ruminations as 2019 takes off from where 2018 never stopped . . .
Post-Section 377 verdict, where’s the impatience to demand more rights, asks Pawan Dhall
By Shampa Sengupta
Shampa Sengupta stayed away from 'pandal' hopping but had a room with a view this Durga Puja
High fives and hugs yes, but the Section 377 verdict is by no means about closures!
'Varta' appeals to its readers to contribute as much as they can - every bit counts!
It’s a momentous occasion for 'Varta' to turn five and also government’s silly season on queer issues
Varta’s online locator for queer friendly health and legal aid service providers is formally launched!
The summers just got that much more intense with some gripping cinema!
Both photographs in this article were clicked during an event organized on April 18, 2018 by Maitree, a pioneering women’s rights network in West Bengal