The Wages of the Culture War

S Prasannarajan

The permanently aggrieved Hindu vs the secular denier

How Morarji Desai Became Prime Minister in 1977

On the 45th anniversary of the first non-Congress government, Ravi Visvesvaraya Sharada Prasad describes the political intrigue, deals and treacheries of March 1977 that saw Morarji Desai become prime minister, outwitting Jagjivan Ram, Charan Singh and Atal Bihari Vajpayee, each of whom had more MPs supporting them

The Sociology of Taste

Why some people can’t drink milk with sugar

100 Plans

The RSS is planning to celebrate it in a big way across the country

Foolish Food Fights

Revelations from a gustatory gambol across the world

Knocking at the Door

Dinesh Karthik makes one more pitch for India’s World Cup ODI squad

A Hunter’s Penance

Divine intervention graces forgiveness

A Convenient Secularism

On the toning down of loudspeakers in mosques

The “Second City of the Empire”

In terms of its reputation as a business destination, West Bengal has climbed down a slippery slope

Why Is Twitter Afraid of Elon Musk?

Free speech and the paranoid social(ist) media


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