Swapan Dasgupta

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


The pro-Palestine marches through London

17 November 2023
In the Guise of Solidarity

I never imagined that the butchers of Hamas would manage to set the tone of discourse in, of all places, London

03 November 2023
European Leftists and Liber­als

And their hatred of Israel

20 October 2023
The Liberation of Goa

Why did it take the Nehru government 14 years before proceeding against a recalcitrant Portugal that had made it clear it would not budge from Goa?

06 October 2023
India as a ‘soft state’

The citizens of Nehruvian and post-Nehruvian India often attempted to justify their vulnerability by claiming to be preoccupied with loftier things

22 September 2023
A Trip to Dhaka

The traffic chaos in the Bangladesh capital is legendary

07 September 2023
Mythologising a Movement

Naxalism that left behind a trail of blood and devastation

25 August 2023
Cover Stories
Who Denies India its Nationalism?

The arc of the nation

11 August 2023
A Noble Attempt

To prevent Britain from further self-destruction

28 July 2023
The Jungle Raj

The term which was once used to describe Bihar under Lalu Prasad, should now be applied to West Bengal

14 July 2023


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