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Ansar Khan

Ansar Khan, the Pakistani, who embraced India

As Republic Day looms, I find myself thinking about the meaning of the national idea ..

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K-Rail: Govt's stand can't be rejected without hearing them, says Shashi Tharoor
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On Being Indian
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Rains, Climate Change and Kerala

As I write these words, heavy rains are again lashing Kerala, as they did in 2018 and 2019, causing colossal damage and loss of life ..

Lathika Subhash,

What Indian Politics does to women

Many of us in Kerala politics felt anguished to see our colleague Lathika Subhash, President of the State Mahila Congress, tonsuring ..


Diaspora Nationalism: The Myth and the Reality

One of the more welcome developments of recent times is the gradual fading away of what has been dubbed “diaspora nationalism” ..

Dr David Baker

The Australian Who Wanted to be Indian

Some years ago, a fresh-faced young man told me with great glee that he had not only graduated with Honours in History, like me, ..


Of frying Pakoras and thinking out of the box

As an MP, I have found myself dealing daily with the impact of the current pandemic on our universities and the student community. ..

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Remembering Roberto Calasso

The death on July 28, at the age of 80, of Roberto Calasso, hailed by Pratap Bhanu Mehta as 'one of the most encyclopaedic, playful, ..

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Stan Swamy - A Requiem for Justice | Shashi Tharoor

This weekend came news that a judge of the Bombay High Court had withdrawn his oral remarks praising the late Father Stan Swamy’s ..

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Late CDS Bipin Rawat's brother joins BJP, may contest U'khand polls
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