Madhavankutty Pillai

Madhavankutty Pillai has no specialisations whatsoever. He is among the last of the generalists. And also Open chief of bureau, Mumbai  

The Fog of War Crimes

The paradox around war crimes is that war itself is an acknowledgement that ordinary rules don’t exist anymore and the only way to resolve the question is violence

08 April 2022
Elon Musk: Right Turn
Necessary Competition

On Elon Musk hinting at setting up a social media platform for free speech

01 April 2022
A Yearning Against Efficiency

On the peculiar opposition to 10-minute food delivery

25 March 2022
The Web of Rights
The Open Society

A welcome question mark on sealed covers by the Supreme Court

18 March 2022
Pitch Perfect

A unique contest in the social sector shows the potential of good storytelling in philanthropy

11 March 2022
The Odds on Oil

The global brokerage house Credit Suisse downgraded Indian equities to ‘underweight’

11 March 2022
The Unexpected Happy Ending

What the career of the new Mumbai police commissioner says about the Indian system

11 March 2022
Cancel Culture Evolves

The consequences of taking away Putin’s Taekwondo black belt

04 March 2022
Out of the Mask

The marker that divides the pandemic and post-pandemic eras

04 March 2022
The Fall of Lalu

From caste revolutionary to one more jail sentence

25 February 2022


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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