At the Nagpur event, the RSS chief spoke about diversity-in-unity while the former prez said unity-in-diversity is the core of India.
15 Jun 2018
If imparting information is the sole purpose of a varsity, it is at risk of becoming obsolete. Good educational resources are available on the web
04 Jun 2018
In the first two years of Modi’s reign, India resounded with the drumbeat of development. Its echoes played prettily on the lips of everyone, even the moonstruck Opposition parties.
12 May 2018
Religious fundamentalism is a throwback to the pre-rational phase of religion. It has a genius for misrepresenting regression as progress
07 May 2018
In an ambience of presumed infallibility in governance, measures and initiatives are failing to deliver. How are we to decode this anomaly?
23 Apr 2018
Celibacy, especially in its institutionalised mode, is unnatural. It turns out to be a breeding ground for sexual perversion
03 Apr 2018
The recent bypoll results do not, in any way, undermine Narendra Modi’s centrality to the political dynamics of this country
20 Mar 2018
A farmer is named and shamed over a loan of few lakhs. No one dares to displease those who rob us of thousands of crores
09 Mar 2018
We cannot afford any longer to be spectators to this Congress-BJP blame game. No corruption is conducive to our welfare
20 Feb 2018
The anxieties of religionists over evolutionist theories merely expose the insecurities that lurk behind the facade of religious dogmatism
24 Jan 2018
The present idea of secularism cannot endure for long. We should adopt the European model of secularism or end up as a theocratic state
11 Jan 2018
A school in Kerala has expelled two students over their ‘prolonged hugging’ in public. Did the school exceed its mandate?
30 Dec 2017
Inequality is inherent in the relationship between the minorities and the mainstream. But this can be a blessing rather than a curse
16 Dec 2017
What does freedom of choice amount to when all parties are inimical to the welfare of the people? At the EVM, a voter has no choice
20 Nov 2017
The bullet train project, we are told, involves technology transfer. But will it involve culture transfer as well?
12 Oct 2017