Manu Joseph

Manu Joseph became a journalist because he did not have to crack any objective-type entrance exam to be one. He is the author of two novels -- The Illicit Happiness of Other People, and Serious Men, his first, which won The Hindu Literary Prize and was one of Huffington Post 10 Best Books of 2010.

So, Do You Need Modi?

The arrival of Arvind Kejriwal eliminates the need for the urban educated middle-class to negotiate a compromise with its own values

18 December 2013
The Rest of the X-Tapes

Only a fraction of the over 5,800 recorded conversations that lobbyist Niira Radia had with public figures and others have been revealed to the public. An official revelation of the entire set of what are known as Radia Tapes will be a significant moment in Indian democracy

24 October 2013
Meanwhile on Mars

16 September 2013
Art & Culture
The Illusionist

An evening with an alleged ‘mind-reader’

05 September 2013
“I don’t know what Socialism means”

Amartya Sen - an amiable man in the dismal science

24 July 2013
‘We Are Not Wedded to Any Ideology’

Manu Joseph, editor of Open magazine, in conversation with Arvind Kejriwal at Smoke House Deli, a day before Kejriwal announced his plan to contest from the constituency which is Sheila Dikshit’s fief.

05 June 2013
Infernal Lessons

Deciphering Dan Brown’s bestseller Inferno

22 May 2013
Is Narendra Modi Smart?

A review of a long speech

20 March 2013
I am the man

An application for the job of the Pope

14 February 2013
Orphans of the Great Republic

The rise of the New Rebel

27 December 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 the author of, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.


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