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Shashi Tharoor

Gandhiji embodied Advaita Vedanta

The contradiction is mirrored in the attitude of the Hindutva-inspired BJP government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

02 Oct 2019 2:06 AM

Joke on politicians they jest can’t take it

In 2013, our Parliament erupted in near-unanimous indignation over a 1954 cartoon by Shankar portraying Nehru and Ambedkar.

10 Mar 2019 6:13 AM

Nehru and democracy

After the assassination of Gandhiji in 1948 and the death of Sardar Patel in 1950, there was no one to compete with Nehru in stature.

18 Nov 2018 1:11 AM

Our democracy lies in the freedom of our institutions

Every institution that upholds a healthy and vibrant democracy needs to be fostered and cared for by the government of the day.

28 Oct 2018 12:51 AM

Life post-Ockhi is still not ok

The first point of distress stems from the fact they were not warned in advance of the impending arrival of the cyclone.

17 Dec 2017 5:34 AM


Discourse: Forgive but do not forget

Shashi Tharoor is seeking precisely this when he demands that Britain apologise and compensate India for its outrageous plunder.

26 Mar 2017 3:26 AM