Rajeev Deshpande

Claims of evangelical outfits on violence against Christians not true, Centre tells SC

Home ministry says 162 incidents referred to by a report not truthfully recorded

18 August 2022
There should be no 'mera-tera' in our minds, celebrate India’s diversity, says PM

The prime minister’s comments during his Independence Day address comes in the context of several divisive rows in the preceding months over issues that have raised communal temperatures

15 August 2022
Make aspirational India a developed nation in next 25 years: PM

“How long do we have to seek global certificates? We need to set our own standards. We don’t need to look like others,” Modi said.

15 August 2022
India call for restraint, status quo on Taiwan is a criticism of China's military activism

India has called for efforts to de-escalate tensions and maintain peace and stability in the region

12 August 2022
Cover Stories
Syama Prasad Mookerjee: The One Who Saw the Future

More than sixty years after his death, Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s position on Kashmir has been vindicated and his critique of the Nehruvian order is redefining the idea of Indian nationhood

11 August 2022
Nitish Kumar’s Trump Card
Nitish-BJP split triggers decisive battle for the most backward vote

BJP banks on PM Narendra Modi turning Lok Sabha elections into presidential contests

10 August 2022
The Trojan Horse of Bihar

The sudden fall of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government in Maharashtra would have worked to convince Nitish Kumar that RCP Singh might well be the Trojan horse of Bihar

09 August 2022
In the Shadow of Terror

The murder of a BJP youth leader in coastal Karnataka, the birthplace of Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal, poses a challenge for the state government

05 August 2022
‘There is a sinister plan to distract people, but rule of law will prevail‘

BS Bommai, Chief Minister of Karnataka, in conversation with Rajeev Deshpande

05 August 2022
The Death of Ayman al-Zawahiri

Unlike the sensational night-time helicopter raid that ended Osama bin Laden’s career in Pakistan’s Abbottabad, Ayman al-Zawahiri met a rather tame end

05 August 2022


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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