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Sudeep Ghosh

Walking the lanes of personal history in Rahim’s shoes

A review of Arvind Krishna Mehrotra’s latest collection

09 Sep 2023 5:56 PM

Book Review | Politician’s debut flags caste in Sikh diaspora

The novel examines ways of configuring human relationships with empathy and kindness.

23 Jul 2023 12:14 AM

Sedition politics

Strange circumstances throw up unexpected heroes and heroines, and one such is Divya Spandana. Going by the stage name Ramya, she acts mainly in Kannada films. She was also for a while a Congress MP.

07 Sep 2016 6:25 AM

Our obsession with medals...

So, finally, there was a silver lining to the dark clouds over India’s Olympic participation, as a bonus a bronze one too. P.V. Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, thank you for giving us reasons to exhale.

25 Aug 2016 6:20 AM

Roads don’t kill

You only had to see the photographs to know the meaning of the word “Totalled”.

21 Aug 2016 11:41 PM


Bihar: Going too far

In Bihar, drinking liquor is worse than terror, rape or murder.

07 Aug 2016 11:48 PM

Judicial overreach will destroy BCCI

When you see photographs of a former Chief Justice of India on the sports pages, it is a clear sign that judicial overreach has reached a new high.

25 Jul 2016 12:52 AM

Barriers and lies, fawned by Brexit

Don’t knock a man when he is down” is an excellent maxim, and that must be the only reason that the knives are not out for Britain’s Prime Minister, David Cameron.

26 Jun 2016 10:45 PM

Mutual ‘hesitations’

Who writes Narendra Modi’s speeches ” That was one of the most frequently asked questions after the Prime Minister’s 45-minute address to the joint session of the US Congress.

12 Jun 2016 11:12 PM

Modi has ideologues, but no implementers

If you wanted to sum up the contradictions of two years of the Modi government, you could do so by taking one name, Subramanian Swamy.

28 May 2016 11:48 PM


Lest museums become history

It’s unusual to start a column with a joke, but since this one illustrates the point I want to make. I seek your indulgence. Here goes: “An Indian dies and goes to hell.

02 May 2016 5:58 AM

Why water down IPL

So Solomon has come to judgement and Indian Premier League matches will be shifted out of Maharashtra.

18 Apr 2016 5:48 AM

Mallya and the morality tale

Some five years ago, India’s big banks decided that they had to do something about bad loans. The habit of borrowing money and not returning it was becoming an epidemic.

02 Apr 2016 11:39 PM

Are you a patriot

If someone held a knife to my throat, I would most certainly say, “Bharat Mata ki Jai”. Would I say it otherwise Would you How many of us shout slogans to declare our patriotism

21 Mar 2016 2:17 AM

Anatomy of oratory

As I write this, my Google App which highlights “search trends of the day” says 100,000 plus people searched for Kanhaiya Kumar.

05 Mar 2016 11:55 PM


BJP’s limited mindset

Meeting people at a party a couple of evenings ago, I was taken aback by a question one of them asked: “Do you think it’s internal sabotage ” I was surprised because I hadn’t thought about the Jawahar

21 Feb 2016 10:45 PM

A dirty subject

As anyone who lives in Mumbai or Delhi knows, there is a great rivalry between the two cities on many fronts.

07 Feb 2016 10:47 PM

Police caste system

Study jolts Mumbai police into action”, read the headline in a national newspaper a few days ago. And what was the study about

09 Jan 2016 11:10 PM

Damned Delhi

You are damned if you don’t and damned if you do.

14 Dec 2015 1:06 AM

Intolerance in India is nothing new

The problem with Bharatiya Janata Party’s acolytes is that they think abuse is the best form of defence.

29 Nov 2015 10:34 PM