Power and Meaning

Madhavankutty Pillai

Why politicians live longer and thrive when others don’t

‘Intuition is very smart, smarter than analyses or mere intellect,’ says George Saunders

George Saunders has a cult status in contemporary fiction. In his new short story collection, the American author explores power and ethics, love and morality. He speaks to Open about creating characters with tenderness

Putting an end to power sector revadis

The Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2022 will become a law sooner or later and is a key step in this process

‘We are not playing big brother’

Social media companies should comply with rules and regulations, says Union Information Technology and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Surface Tensions

Making sense of the parochial mind

When Breath Becomes Fatal

Author and researcher Dean Spears asserts that India’s air pollution does not merely kill children, it also impacts each generation of survivors

Modi Versus Them

The Aesthetics of power

This Is Us

Anjum Hasan’s short stories are to be savoured for their quiet sophistication and power

The Show of Strength

India still swayed to the tune of Narendra Modi

Power 2017

Its passions and pathologies


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