The writer is Associate Editor.
Coronavirus is no longer making headlines in India, but in the Far East, it remains the top story
Over the last decade, research in old plague pits in Europe and the UK has tied all three outbreaks to the same pathogen and pinned its origin to China, from where it spread by the Silk Route, and hitched rides on merchant ships.
Almost all the coverage about the crisis in China has been about containment and management. But it is a mixed story
Kunal Kamra may not be in air but he was on air, everywhere. And in the UK, a period of separation begins.
A book from Nazi Germany shows how politics can transform ordinary words into language of hate.
Indians interview Indians in Davos, while Brazilian President prepares to ring in Republic Day
As Gen Bipin Rawat’s address at the Raisina Dialogue played out before world cameras, there was shock and awe on television
Manoranjan Byapari, who was shortlisted for the DSC Prize, tells The Indian Express what the NRC means, and why he would rather go to jail than to a detention camp
Making sense of Iran-US tensions and the dissent on Indian streets and in universities
Amitabha Bagchi, winner of the 2019 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, on how great art bonds communities, why narratives can be constraining and the role of the middle class in a democracy.
Amidst the uproar over the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha, glad tidings came from afar.
The findings of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists signal the biggest mass incarceration of a minority since the Holocaust
Astrophysicist, planetarium director, popular author, television personality and inheritor of the mantle of Carl Sagan, Neil deGrasse Tyson is the author of 16 books of popular science. He spoke to the Indian Express about his new book, Letters from an Astrophysicist, a compilation of this correspondence
In 1989, it may have seemed quaint. Three decades later, it is no longer just an anthropological curiosity.
The first Indian Express readers’ club session featured Tamil author Perumal Murugan who spoke of his humble beginnings, the politics of his work and the power of silence.
The problematic rituals gaining ground in online communications
In classical computing, heat conspires with time to impose constraints on the possible. In the era of vacuum tubes, lengthy computations could not be completed because equipment would burn out.
On how Abhijit Banerjee’s Nobel Prize united India and divided social media
The appeal of fictional keepers of law who survive corrupt systems
On Trumpian remarks and their power to cause ethical upheavals in news studios
Abhishek, Bhumi, Vicky and others feature in Dabboo Ratnani's 2020 calendar