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MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s Islam

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Who Wants the Peace of the Graveyard?

The Afghan War is over ideology, not geography

23 July 2021
War Cries and Monsoon Melodies
Columns
War Cries and Monsoon Melodies

Goan musings on Rao’s wisdom and the unending march in Afghanistan

16 July 2021
Cricket in 2050
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Cricket in 2050

All matches are now played in a covered stadium, any batsman who hits the ceiling is given an eight. The old helicopter shot is passé, players are hitting perpendicular rockets into the air

11 June 2021
A Bookworm’s Lockdown
Columns
A Bookworm’s Lockdown

A loincloth for Prince Philip and the Quran written in Saddam’s blood

28 May 2021
The Republic of Sorrow
Essay
The Republic of Sorrow

In life, prayer is hope; in death, prayer is solace

14 May 2021
The Day of the Final Game Is Coming
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The Day of the Final Game Is Coming

Mamata Banerjee cannot take success for granted

07 May 2021
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From Genius to Divinity

Satyajit Ray never touched alcohol, and listened to a sonata by Beethoven on his turntable gramophone at breakfast. What else could possibly be required for the biodata of a Calcutta god?

30 April 2021
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What’s At Stake?

Any number in three figures for the party will be a massive advance

16 April 2021
An East Bengal In West Bengal
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An East Bengal In West Bengal

The 2021 struggle for power is shaped by history, geography, demography—and a miracle by the mahatma, argues MJ Akbar

12 March 2021

Authors

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 an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s Islam

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, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of ‘JNU: Nationalism and India’s Uncivil Wars’. Views are personal.

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