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Farrukh Dhondy | Now an amnesty for war crimes, and a law that allows police crime

Britain arms itself with laws that enable practices that were once the preserve of openly savage savage regimes

25 Sep 2020 7:49 PM

Parsa | What is PM Modi afraid of?

The prime minister should have used the debate on farm bills to underscore their virtues

24 Sep 2020 9:53 PM

Sunanda K Datta-Ray | Are we ready for ‘give & take’ with China at LAC?

Identifying the border in Arunachal is difficult because the British left large stretches of it without delineation or demarcation

24 Sep 2020 12:22 PM

Shobhaa De | A monument to a monumental ego

Heritage and history need to be respected, even by those determined to rewrite both

19 Sep 2020 5:32 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | The politics of erasing Gunga Din

The Black Lives Matter upheaval has resulted in this reappraisal of history

19 Sep 2020 4:41 PM

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Anand K. Sahay | Kashmiris respond to Centre with ‘Gupkar II’

Its defining feature can be summed by a phrase in it: “nothing about us without us”

18 Sep 2020 6:37 PM

Dilli ka Babu | 7 former DGPs jump in to defend Mumbai police

Their petition to Bombay High Court says there are sinister designs behind the campaign

17 Sep 2020 7:56 PM

Bela Bhatia | Lockdown for some, lockup for others

More humane provisions are needed for prisoners, including political prisoners and those charged under special laws

16 Sep 2020 5:39 PM

Aakar Patel | Jaishankar’s prescriptions are simplistic, just excuses

The assumption Jaishankar makes about liberalisation automatically producing economic growth is false

15 Sep 2020 5:09 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | Mediation vital on LAC, Ladakh disengagement

The problem is that India and China never agreed on where the LAC was, as the perceptions of what each side “controlled” varied

15 Sep 2020 4:48 PM

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Shashi Warrier | JFK, yoga, and intermittent fasting

The shop that supplies most of its contents, incidentally, is the JFP, or Junk Food Paradise

13 Sep 2020 5:52 PM

Waqyanawis | Swami Agnivesh, who fought against BJP’s Hindutva, denied in death

Agnivesh had given up a career as a professor in Calcutta to be a full-time social activist. His mission was to resist the RSS at all levels

13 Sep 2020 5:14 PM

K.C. Singh | De-escalation in Ladakh: Mixed signals after talks

China has chosen the moment well, with the world distracted by the Covid-19 pandemic, the US presidential election and an economic slowdown

13 Sep 2020 4:56 PM

Syed Ata Hasnain | On Sino-Indian border: Skirmish, war or peace?

While jingoism will rule the airwaves under such conditions and every Indian becomes an analyst, the term “war” adopts a romantic hue

12 Sep 2020 6:42 PM

Saeed Naqvi | How Congress fell between two stools and I lost Lucknow

I once prided my hometown of Lucknow as the world centre for satire, wit and an elegant inter-communal irreverence

12 Sep 2020 6:23 PM

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Farrukh Dhondy | So, you're telling me there is no corruption in Vilayat?

This British government’s corruption has taken advantage of the coronavirus crisis to hand billions of pounds to their cronies

12 Sep 2020 3:16 PM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Throw Chinese out of India’s economy; war is not an option

Those talking of war have no idea of the economic disaster it will inevitably inflict

11 Sep 2020 6:09 PM

Manish Tewari | Vulnerable India faces crucial House session

With over 44 lakh cases and 75,000 deaths India now ranks second in the world, ahead of Brazil and behind the United States

11 Sep 2020 5:42 PM

Anita Katyal | ‘Pro-changers’ for voter lists; Anar ambition worries BJP

An entrepreneur by profession, Anar Patel joined the BJP a couple of years ago

09 Sep 2020 7:03 PM

Dilli Ka Babu | Civil servants under watch for corruption

Last year, the government endorsed lists of dozens of officers of the IRS and IT services accused of corruption and other charges

09 Sep 2020 5:18 PM

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