March 04, 2021
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'Focus On The Reforms Of Governance'
'The BJP-led NDA government did not lose the elections because of economic reforms. Nor was Hindutva the reason for their defeat. They lost since they failed in daily governance--they failed to improve the daily life of the common man.'
May 24, 2004
BBC Hindi Radio
Mynahs Sing Of Pleasure
The Kamasutra is a manual for sensual living. Its role in a civilised aesthetic of love is lauded by Wendy Doniger.
Sep 28, 2015
Love And Obstacles
Kakar’s Bhartrhari agonises over love at its cynical and cruel best. Its painful glory is sung in exquisite poetry.
Aug 24, 2015
These days my head is full of positive thoughts of Modi-led India. He should not bother about Godhra or 2002 riots
May 19, 2014
Modesty Is A Slow Killer
This model piece of non-fiction narrates a tragedy of our times—how the brilliant Manmohan Singh fell from grace and stumbled his way through a tough term as PM
May 05, 2014
The Dim Flicker Of A Night Light
India’s overnight ascension, characterised and caricaturised as having manifested despite its state rather than due to it, is unsustainable. Here’s a photosynthetic model for growth.
Sep 17, 2012
A Pre-Fab Earthquake
The foreteller of the financial crash ignores a Left-Right binary, faults endemic inequality and political quick-fix
Sep 13, 2010
Stranger At Home
English bespeaks progress. India’s youth is much the worse without it.
Aug 23, 2010
Homemade Alphabet Tree
They face state wrath, but private unaided schools provide quality education to many poor children
Dec 21, 2009
The Difficulty Of Being Wise
Gurcharan Das pans an ancient epic to retrieve lessons for today
Aug 31, 2009
For all its positives, the budget doesn't look far and wide
Jul 20, 2009
WTF Could It Possibly Mean Deptt
Jan 22, 2014
Former AIADMK Leader Sasikala Springs A Surprise, Quits Politics
Congress Needs To Be More Aggressive, Must Hit The Streets More Often: Hardik Patel
India China Border Conflict: A Summer Thaw In The High Mountains
Have Archaic Sedition Laws Become State's Weapon Of Choice?
WTC Final Doesn't Give India Any Extra Motivation: Kohli
Of Demons And Wrong Cues - How Imagined Terror Wreaked Havoc
Online Gaming Industry In Doldrums, How Central Government Can Make A Big Difference
India's Turnaround Magical, Chennai Rout Will Leave Big Scar In England's Psyche
From Gabba High To Chepauk Low: Profligacy Haunts India In Chennai
Rishabh Pant Has Sent Fans Into A Tizzy! Can Indian Cricket Afford His Poor Keeping Skills?
Ajinkya Rahane Has Emerged From Virat Kohli's Shadow And How. Respect
West Bengal | Abbas Siddiqui: A Myth Or A Kingmaker In The Making?
Who Is Ramesh Jarkiholi, The BJP Minister Who Quit Over A Sex Tape?
160 Monks Test Covid Positive At Dharamshala's Monastery
Delhi MCD Bypoll Results: AAP Wins Four Seats, Congress One
Tamil Nadu's Shame: The Curse Of Human Scavenging Deaths
Good, Bad Or Ugly? How Impartial Is Delhi Police?
Boxing: Mary Kom Enters Semis
Kohli Bats For Rotation Policy
Opinion | Online Gaming Companies Are Suffering Due To Lack Of Clarity On Legality Of Business Models
Opinion | Online Gaming Industry Can Boost Make In India Initiative
From Pac-Man To PUBG Mobile, Why Esports Threatens To Overtake Cricket In India