Amartya Sen: ‘There’s a sense of fear in India today’

Aresh Shirali

Amartya Sen in conversation with Aresh Shirali. Photographs by Rohit Chawla

The Frost-Nixon Interviews

Before the interviews, Nixon’s team believed that Frost could be outwitted

‘He used the military for personal gains’

President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s younger brother and Sri Lanka’s Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa was in New Delhi recently. He told Open that former army chief General Sarath Fonseka, who had contested the presidential elections, will be tried for treason and for politicising the army.

“Telangana Is My First Mother”

Gaddar (born Gummadi Vittal Rao), folk balladeer to the masses, has been a leading Maoist voice.

“We Shall Certainly Defeat the Government”

Somewhere in the impregnable jungles of Dandakaranya, the supreme commander of CPI (Maoist) spoke to Open on issues ranging from the Government’s proposed anti-Naxal offensive to Islamist Jihadist movements

‘I Don’t Play Games’

Ajay Devgn on his dislike for the ‘I-me-myself brigade’, making omelettes with daughter Nysa and the intriguing spelling change


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