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Swapan Dasgupta

Swapan Dasgupta is India's foremost conservative columnist. He is the author of Awakening Bharat Mata

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The Success of JLF

I am yet to crack the mystery as to why a literature festival, whose proceedings are in English, enjoys such an enormous popularity

26 January 2023
Maratha Power
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Maratha Power

Uday Kulkarni has single-handedly rescued history from the abdication of responsibilities by professional historians

13 January 2023
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“Popular” History

There is a thriving market in history books

16 December 2022
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General Excitement

Like the Olympics, the football World Cup is an occasion—at least for me—to enjoy pure sport

02 December 2022
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Critical Mass of Urdu Speakers

Urdu’s importance has been declining steadily since a mass of Urdu speakers and writers migrated to Pakistan from northern India and the erstwhile Hyderabad state after Partition

18 November 2022
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“Scientific” Law?

It is all about the personal philosophies of individual judges

21 October 2022
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Durga Puja: An Intangible Cultural Heritage

Mamata Banerjee chose to have a big event to celebrate the global recognition

07 October 2022
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Envy of the World

Britain’s political continuity

23 September 2022
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Dustbins of History

What is deemed enormously significant at a particular time doesn’t necessarily stand the test of time

09 September 2022
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The Celebrity Accused

The supposedly unaccounted wealth of incarcerated politicians

26 August 2022

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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