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Friday, May 27, 2022

The conviction of Yasin Malik

The inaction of elected officials on gun control continues to take lives

The Indian consumer will have to spend more for a little longer

Why we must ask who killed Meena Khalkho

Making up the facts as we go along

September 8, 2009 2:44:31 am

After 26/11,they promised they had learnt from their mistakes and we thought they had. Until last week,when once again,a live and tragic…

Hindutva’s founding myths

September 8, 2009 2:41:42 am

As far the concept of Hindutva is concerned,there was never any clarity or unanimity among the leaders of the BJP.

The Wiki way of the world

September 8, 2009 2:37:38 am

Wikipedia,the world’s largest encyclopedia reached a new milestone after eight years of online existence — it has three million articles…

On Indian Identities

September 7, 2009 3:26:42 pm

This identity question never really leaves a thoughtful Indian.

Saudi Arabia’s political clout in Pakistan

September 7, 2009 2:16:43 pm

One of Musharraf’s advisers has declared that ‘just one phone call from Saudi Arabia will stop all the non-sense’ about sending the General to prison.

For the record

September 7, 2009 2:43:25 am

Since my original note concerning Jaswant Singh’s book appeared in The Indian Express….

Factories and villages

September 7, 2009 2:41:30 am

Don’t try and stop migration. Develop rural India instead….

Decentralised destiny

September 7, 2009 2:38:47 am

Tweaking VC appointments will not work without making universities truly independent….

Personal law,social myths

September 7, 2009 2:20:49 am

Why some Muslim clergy are on a collision course with the courts….

Towards a re-united Indian subcontinent

September 6, 2009 2:44:10 am

The last day of August saw me travel to Solapur,a city in southern Maharashtra,to deliver a talk on ‘Mohammed Ali Jinnah and India’s Partition’….

The politics of accidental death

September 6, 2009 2:42:00 am

The sad and sudden death of YSR Reddy is not the first which will have a huge political impact….

Open to criticism

September 6, 2009 2:40:38 am

In these times of interactive journalism I make it a point to read the blogs this column evokes….

Counting their chickens

September 6, 2009 2:37:37 am

After the NCP’s poor performance in the parliamentary poll,the Congress wants to squeeze its ally in the Assembly poll for Maharashtra….

Old news

September 5, 2009 3:13:11 am

A seasoned observer of international affairs would not be surprised over Pakistan’s misuse of weaponry….

The Valley,unveiled

September 5, 2009 3:08:00 am

Kashmir isn’t rocked by polarising moral debates

End of an era

September 5, 2009 2:58:55 am

The BJP’s succession battle points to a larger dilemma

Courting trouble

September 5, 2009 2:55:41 am

Maoists’ attack on the judiciary has upset its former sympathisers….

Ghost of a general past

September 5, 2009 2:52:16 am

A register of reports and views from the Pakistan press….

Sometimes,take a break

September 5, 2009 12:25:26 am

24×7 News TV when there’s no news….

EVMs: The question of manipulation

September 4, 2009 7:45:44 pm

Why should the Indian electorate trust its valuable vote to an EVM which provides no audit trail and no receipt?

The Jinnah in the bottle

September 4, 2009 4:28:19 am

In a political climate where everything was seemingly hurtling towards an ‘SMS your vote’ discourse and snappy ‘in-30-seconds’ politics…

Fighting 2° Celsius

September 4, 2009 4:25:46 am

Would we like it if our forefathers had set slow fire to the world,a fire that crested into visibility during our lifetime,and left it to us to deal with the problem?

Underestimating India

September 4, 2009 4:20:44 am

The origins of many a war in history remain disputed to this day. The 1965 War between India and Pakistan,however,has the unique…

Remembering YSR

September 4, 2009 4:11:51 am

The unfortunate death of Y.S.R. Reddy has shocked the nation. India has just lost a seasoned politician and a dynamic personality….

Harmony roads

September 4, 2009 4:07:19 am

China’s Party can’t see that thriving civil society lends it legitimacy….