I once thought there was a case for reservations purely on the basis of economic backwardness. V P Singh helped me realise my error.
12 Jan 2019
Whatever the outcome of the 2019 polls, Rahul is now in the reckoning. Rivals can dismiss him, as they did Indira, only at their own peril.
21 Dec 2018
The Twitter storm that erupted over a poster saw a range of opinions across the board—some predictable, some shocking.
26 Nov 2018
Despite what some say, #MeToo is not a new movement by privileged urban women. It began in the slums of Mumbai years ago.
27 Oct 2018
Albert Einstein must be turning over in his grave.
29 Sep 2018
The Shani Shingnapur temple in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra was stormed by women recently.
25 Aug 2018
Lynching is no longer about just marginalising Muslims. It has gone beyond that. It is about demonising the entire community.
28 Jul 2018
Trolls have made horrible memes of Sushma Swaraj and called her unmentionable names. Why? All because of a name!
30 Jun 2018
Anyone who lends farmers a sympathetic ear now would have the advantage in 2019. Congress Prez Rahul Gandhi has realised this
12 Jun 2018
The AMU controversy might be politically motivated, but the fact is Mohammad Ali Jinnah never stood for anything Indian or Muslim
10 May 2018
Attempts to muzzle the press are neither new nor unique to the current BJP government at the Centre
11 Apr 2018
Various godmen have exercised undue influence over governments. Religion and the state are best left strictly apart
10 Mar 2018
Vinay Katiyar recently said Indian Muslims should go to Pakistan. Here’s why the BJP MP and others who think like him are wrong
10 Feb 2018
After the recent Kamala Mills fire, BJP lawmaker and actor Hema Malini said the city should set a population limit
05 Jan 2018