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MJ Akbar

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

Rahul Gandhi's wink
Essay
The Price of a Wink

A dynasty which once sprinkled stardust has been reduced to sawdust

24 May 2019
Narendra Modi: I, Chowkidar
Cover Stories
I, Chowkidar

Is Modi riding an Everyman wave?

20 March 2019
Balakot
History of the Present
Balakot and the Backstory of Jihad

An area of darkness

28 February 2019
Imran Khan
Cover Stories
The Last and Lost War of Pakistan

Pulwama borrows from a history of deception and subversion

21 February 2019
Hyder Ali (left) and Tipu Sultan
History of the Present
Everyone Loves a Loser

Why has Tipu Sultan become a faux saint, while his father Hyder Ali has been virtually erased from the memory of Karnataka Muslims?

07 February 2019
MJ Akbar
Books
Macbeth: Out, Out, Brief Candle!

Macbeth is the drama of ambition rising from the ash of ethics. We live today in a different age from Macbeth and the king he betrayed and assassinated

13 April 2016
20802
Voices
The Dangerous Dozen

One misconception foisted by moral science classes is that we learn best from the lives of the worthy. There is at least as much, if not more, to be learned from excess and depravity

11 February 2016
20734
Voices
Call of the Caliphate

The romance of regression in the time of the Islamic State

04 February 2016

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 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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