Friday, Dec 03, 2021

Karan Thapar

'I Am Neither Happy Nor Unhappy'

Feb 22, 2014 Karan Thapar

The finance minister on the fiscal deficit, Telangana, Parliament's behaviour, Rajiv Gandhi's killers, Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi, Congress prospects and Narendra Modi's majoritarianism and 'I, me, mine'

'The Relationship With Nehru Remained Platonic'

Oct 07, 2009 Karan Thapar

Lord Mountbatten's daughter says her mother shared a very deep love with Pandit Nehru. 'Now days everybody assumes that it has to be a carnal love, but you can have just as deep an emotional love with two like souls'

'What We Need In Dealing With Pakistan Is Patience'

'I think India's case is very well understood, India's case is very well appreciated. And the whole international community is with us in condemning terrorism and especially cross-border terrorism.'

'There Is Nothing Objectionable In The Enjoyment Of Sex'

Dec 28, 2002 Karan Thapar

Excerpts from SABe TV programme Line of Fire where the Vishwa Hindu Parishad Preisdent expressed 'pity and sympathy' towards his bachelor colleagues in the Sangh Parivar 'who have never experienced sex'.

"Court Martial"

Transcript of Televison Talk Show Court Martial broadcast on SAB TV  where the foreign secretary, recently in the news for his hard-hitting views on Indo-US relations spoke extensively on Indian foreign policy.

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Uttar Pradesh

Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh