I spoke to a few tweens in my neighbourhood,and was shocked to know that their idea of “old classics” was films like DDLJ and KKHH.
It is not often that a nation launches a major military offensive on its own territory at the behest of another.
Can our political parties really afford to adopt intransigent positions towards other political groups?
It is deeply interesting that the dominant visual imagery now being used to characterise Indo-US relations is a plateau.
Twenty-five years ago one could not have even imagined that one day a party of the penurious…
US officials are not accountable to foreign courts,
and Obama must make that clear
The very low percentage of voting in many Muslim-concentration areas during the three phases of the polls…
Crises in Pakistan,Sri Lanka and Nepal pose serious challenges to Indias security and diplomacy.
Its May 17. Parliaments hung. What should President Patil do?
An emergent Asian security architecture that India must examine
As the heat in Delhi hits forty three degrees,the crowd waits patiently under a massive blue-white cloth-tent.
Encounters with Salman Rushdie,recently published by Penguin and edited by Daniel Herwitz and Ashutosh Varshney…
The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser,titled Congress Bureau of Investigation, says: Congress has built institutions…
Nepals former Maoist PM Prachanda has mismanaged his democratic coalition from the start.
Nepals stand-off isnt simple. Factor in the Maoists determination to capture the state
Instead of convulsing purposelessly,as it has done on numerous occasions in the past…
We can be an important part of the nuclear debate,we need to have a position on democracy in Pakistan,and we must have a clearer focus on subcontinental security.
Indian politician has now realized that wars and terror attacks cannot be used as an opposition stick to beat the incumbent.
I entirely endorse Rajeev Dhavans statement in his article Attorney Soldier (IE,May 4) that the opinion of the attorney general should be made public…..
The lead editorial in the latest issue of CPM mouthpiece Peoples Democracy targets Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi….
The main Congress website was launched in English on March 17,2004. The Hindi version was launched on April 15, 2004….
We perhaps just lack the vocabulary to explain the changes afoot
Obama mustnt buy stories of Pakistani collapse. That plays into the armys hands
There is no easy geographical matching of constituencies with districts,with data usually available for the latter,not the former.
Shekhar Gupta correctly appreciates the good intentions of professionals and activists contesting the elections; but he also rightly forecasts a future in political obscurity for them ….
Dont you love the friendly fluid creatures that liven up the IPL?
Whatever the shape of our new government,it must have the clarity to address looming threats
The next government must focus its energy on the SAARC region
How far has Jaswant Singh energised separatists in Darjeeling?
Dont rejoice at Maoist hara-kiri. India must keep talking to all players
The Bofors controversy,that alleged that Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was part of a corrupt kickback deal,will not die down.
There are reasons enough to be sceptical of the Pakistani establishments sincerity in militarily defeating the Taliban….
The Dharmatala traffic junction in Kolkata must be the noisiest place in India. At least it is the noisiest that I have ever been to….
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhis breakfast-to-lunch fast on Monday was perhaps not quite the spur of the moment decision….
One of the memorable experiences from my years as a journalist is associated with the centenary celebrations of the Congress party in Mumbai in 1985…..