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Nandini Nair

The Call of the Mob
Society
The Call of the Mob

When those in Parliament encourage citizens to lynch those accused of rape, it shows a complete breakdown of the system

06 December 2019
Romesh Gunesekera: An Island in Memory
Books
Romesh Gunesekera: An Island in Memory

In his new novel, Romesh Gunesekera writes of the ebb and flow of boyhood friendships. The novelist in conversation with Nandini Nair

15 November 2019
Not Looking for Superwoman
Books
Not Looking for Superwoman

Kaveree Bamzai reveals the secret to a happy life

25 October 2019
Can You Be Happy Without Money?
Feature
Can You Be Happy Without Money?

In novels, only the rich can afford the luxury of complete leisure, and no toil. They have lives of plenty, which end up pyrrhic, as rampant consumerism hints at moral bankruptcy

18 October 2019
Many Quests
Books
Many Quests

Six books that define our times, and redefine the novel. And one will be the winner next week

11 October 2019
Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke: Flight Makers
Literature
Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke: Flight Makers

An inventive Polish in great form and a colossal Austrian are the new Nobel laureates in literature

10 October 2019
The Spirit of Bombay
In Memoriam
The Spirit of Bombay

The liberal in his labyrinth

13 September 2019
Greta Thunberg: The Crusader Kid
Columns
Greta Thunberg: The Crusader Kid

A Swedish schoolgirl has become the poster child of climate change conversation

06 September 2019
Suketu Mehta: From America with Love and Anger
Special
Suketu Mehta: From America with Love and Anger

Suketu Mehta’s new book provides a corrective narrative about the world’s migrants. He tells why the debate around immigration is a contest of storytelling

15 August 2019
Gentle On My Curves
Essay
Gentle On My Curves

Among the many Englishes

09 August 2019

Authors

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

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press

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