Suhrith Parthasarathy

Suhrith Parthasarathy is an advocate practising at the Madras High Court

Nowhere Man
Nowhere Man

In his novel about a Sri Lankan migrant in Australia, Aravind Adiga makes the reader care with his well-earned facts

27 March 2020
Fraught States
Fraught States

The trouble in believing that constitutional crises around the world are symptoms of the same disease

11 October 2019
David Grossman
Comic as Sage

The winner of the 2017 Man Booker International Prize is a wonderfully tailored exploration of the human condition

30 June 2017
PIL: In the Name of Law
PIL: In the Name of Law

Public interest litigation often overlooks the most cherished fundamental rights

12 April 2017
Argentina’s Diego Maradona (centre) in the 1986 World Cup
Messi or Maradona?

Playing football with Argentina

05 October 2016
Emraan Hashmi as Azhar in Tony D’Souza’s Azhar
Art & Culture
Azhar: Lost in Transition

The best sports biopics often focus not on the sport, but the unseen characteristics intrinsic to it. That’s what Azhar gets wrong

25 May 2016
This Lethal Lottery

Forget the howling majority, death penalty is a denial of individual rights

28 February 2014


Shylashri Shankar

Shylashri Shankar is a senior fellow at the Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi

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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