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Mohan Guruswamy

Mohan Guruswamy | Towards a common civil & secular code for India

When the equality doctrine prevails, it will entail that in matters of maintenance and alimony

21 Sep 2022 2:50 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | How India got saddled with Aksai Chin mess

The Indian case for ownership of Aksai Chin, or the white desert, rests essentially on the cartographic exertions of a man like W.H. Johnson

23 Aug 2022 12:00 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | How did we do in 75 years? Clearly, better than most…

If India were to be horizontally sliced by income, it can be said to be three overlaid countries

18 Aug 2022 11:53 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | Beware world! Big Brother is listening and watching…

The US and some other countries have an array of space satellites orbiting at preselected trajectories to watch over their areas of interest

09 Aug 2022 12:08 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Why State of Israel has lost its heroic sheen

Israel’s heroic burnish is now dulled after the emergence of Israel as the pre-eminent and most ruthless power in the Middle East

02 Aug 2022 11:50 PM


Mohan Guruswamy | Brics’ real value: One step towards new world order

What we need is a true power shift that reflects the emerging economic, political and military realities

27 Jul 2022 7:43 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Rewriting history, with an open mind or empty mind?

In recent years, the Sangh Parivar’s historians have been seeking to revise history to suit some of their ideological peculiarities

06 Jul 2022 7:21 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Will Murmu remember the unkept promises to tribals?

Like indigenous people around the globe, India’s adivasis too have been savaged and ravaged by later people claiming to be more 'civilised'

27 Jun 2022 11:39 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | 15% rule: Size of Cabinets and the 91st Amendment

The real problem is that with unlimited ministerships on offer, the destabilisation of governments was made easier

07 Jun 2022 12:44 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | From a unitary state to a Union of States

India was never intended to be a saffron-hued monochromatic state, but a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural and multi-lingual state

30 May 2022 11:39 PM


Mohan Guruswamy | How Hindus and Muslims misunderstood secularism

Sensitivity to each other’s feelings and aspirations has to be a mutual affair

21 May 2022 12:52 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | What kind of a role should India get in a wider UNSC?

India’s diplomacy for the past many years has increasingly focused on securing permanent membership of the UN Security Council

18 Apr 2022 10:46 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | Nuclear bombast: Is there a method in the madness?

Since nuclear weapons cannot really be used, their only utility lies in the mere threat of their use

07 Apr 2022 12:39 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | As world is transforming, Europe getting irrelevant

Within two decades, global GDP and power rankings will see substantial changes

29 Mar 2022 12:52 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Small states are a must for better governance

Uttar Pradesh is larger in terms of population than Brazil, Japan or Bangladesh

22 Mar 2022 12:45 AM


Mohan Guruswamy | Why is Gondwana’s land of Koitur left neglected?

Wherever the Gonds still speak their own language, they refer to themselves as Koi, or Koitur

18 Mar 2022 11:28 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | Anti-defection law and inner-party democracy

Political parties are extra or non-constitutional arrangements to organise people on the basis of shared ideas, interests or philosophies

01 Mar 2022 6:48 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Who lit the fire on Sabarmati Exp at Godhra 20 years back?

A nation which forgives and forgets such huge assaults on its person is only condemned to suffer more of them

27 Feb 2022 2:19 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | On secularism, conversion and the nature of religion

The acceptance of democracy as a way of life implies that we accept that we hold certain rights to be inalienable

23 Feb 2022 2:36 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | What has led to failure of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan?

We not only spit everywhere, we piss everywhere, we shit wherever and dump our garbage anywhere

15 Feb 2022 1:30 AM