Mani Shankar Aiyar

Mani Shankar Aiyar, a diplomat turned politician, is a former Union minister and an author of several books

Akbar’s Idea of India
Akbar’s Idea of India

The topical reverberations of Ira Mukhoty’s biography of the great Mughal

03 April 2020
Points of Inflection
Points of Inflection

A magisterial survey of India’s volatile growth story

17 January 2020
My Choice of Best of 2019 Books: Mani Shankar Aiyar, Author and politician
My Choice of Best of 2019 Books: Mani Shankar Aiyar, Author and politician

AK Bhattacharya | Bhaichand Patel | Krishna Sarma, Savitha Suri and Shaheen Desai

21 December 2019
Divided We Fall

What’s it like being a Muslim in today’s India? Salman Khurshid takes a personal journey with a political message

26 July 2019
Open Essay
Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri's Memoir: Dialogue is Destiny

Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri’s magisterial memoir further underlines the truth that the consolidation of India’s own nationhood depends crucially on our being able to look on Pakistan as a friend and neighbour, not as a threat and an enemy

08 October 2015
Confessions of a South Asian Pacifist

Basking in the hospitality of Pakistan, remembering the thrill of the liberation of Bangladesh, and trying to be a good guest of Sri Lanka

28 April 2011
Tenderbox Not Tinderbox

For all its contemporary woes and tortured history recounted in MJ Akbar’s new book, Pakistan is not about to fall apart

10 February 2011


Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of nine books, including the award-winning Water, Peace, and War : Confronting the Global Water Crisis

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is an MP and the author of, among other titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan

Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity. Views are personal


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