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Srinath Raghavan

Srinath Raghavan is a senior fellow at the Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi. His latest book is India’s War: The Making of Modern South Asia, 1939-45

Ottoman ruler Suleyman (1494-1566)
Essay
Do Empires Manage Diversity Better Than Nation States?

The imperium of the mind

13 July 2017
ISI: The Evil Within
Books
ISI: The Evil Within

The ISI will continue to be a regional menace

12 April 2017
The Untold Surgical Strikes
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The Untold Surgical Strikes

The extra-territorial army

08 March 2017
The Sober Realist
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The Sober Realist

Shivshankar Menon places five defining moments of Indian foreign policy in the long sweep of history

23 November 2016
Empire Building
Books
Empire Building

A majestic retelling of the Raj from the vantage point of the rulers

07 September 2016
Nation Builders: (L to R) Vallabhbhai Patel, Jawaharlal Nehru, Veer Savarkar, Mahatma Gandhi
Essay
Independence of the Mind

When We Are Looters at the Site of History

11 August 2016
Mao
Politics
The Making of Modern China: Return to Mao

The Cultural Revolution in China

23 June 2016
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Books
An Object of Derision

Tavleen Singh in her new book should have allowed a bit of sunlight between perception and reality

11 May 2016
Vladimir Lenin addresses a crowd at Red Square, Moscow, October 1917 (Photo: UNIVERSAL HISTORY ARCHIVE/GETTY IMAGES)
Books
Europe Reimagined

As three historians return to the bloody evolution of 20th century Europe, we realise how the current cataclysms of a continent make it easier for us to understand its past

09 March 2016
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Voices
Reading the Lives of Others

The intimate pleasures of biography

24 December 2015

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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