Hartosh Singh Bal

Hartosh Singh Bal turned from the difficulty of doing mathematics to the ease of writing on politics. Unlike mathematics all this requires is being less wrong than most others who dwell on the subject.

Arundhati Roy’s Magic Journalism

An autopsy

10 August 2012
A Nest of Neros

Mass murder, burning trains, countrywide darkness and labour unrest, what comes next?

01 August 2012
‘In fact, people should ask forgiveness of Modi’

Remorseless for Gujarat 2002, Modi pleads his impeccable credentials

27 July 2012
India’s Most Shocking Smuggling Racket

The arrest of Uzbek smuggler Olga Kozireva 12 years ago brought to light one of the most brazen illicit operations this country has ever seen. But those likely to get away are the government officials who were bribed with money and sex to look the other way

19 July 2012
A Community Led by Dunces

From the veneration of Bhindranwale to the denial of divorce, Sikhs are being led by men who have no right to speak on their behalf

26 May 2012
Will We Ever Know the Truth?

…when the SIT report itself seems more preoccupied with finding excuses for Narendra Modi than investigating his role in the Gujarat carnage

17 May 2012
Finance Ministry’s Flight of Fancy

During a Budget session, the Ministry is seeking to award concessions worth at least Rs 800 crore to commercial flying clubs through the back door

03 May 2012
Once Again, the Same Nonsense

How can the abduction of a Collector and an MLA be an argument for talking peace with Maoists?

27 April 2012
Why Is Narendrabhai Afraid of the Indian Media?

It is because he knows his performance cannot withstand scrutiny by the informed

16 April 2012
Something Is Rotten in Punjab

The politics of patronage practised by the Akali Dal has corrupted an entire state

09 April 2012


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is a member of Rajya Sabha and the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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