Permit me to take you back, briefly, to the summer of 1914—a beautiful summer.
10 Nov 2018
The dozen-strong assembly included the noted Urdu poet Sajjad Zaheer.
30 Oct 2018
The Supreme Court’s suggestion to Parliament to make laws to ensure decriminalisation of politics has a message for all.
01 Oct 2018
Is it not ridiculous that one should impose one’s illusory importance on one’s own as well as the future generation?
25 Sep 2018
It seems more and more people are fast developing immunity to their instinctive feeling of guilt-conscience. What is the reason?
08 Sep 2018
The first to demand unqualified freedom for India, he then sought to free humanity from its bondage to primeval ignorance. A birth anniversary tribute
15 Aug 2018
Illegitimate factories and legitimate developmental and constructional activities producing noise are only inconveniences.
26 Jul 2018
Will political parties—and their units spread over localities—mend their policy of pampering the vanity of the simple-minded masses?
10 Jul 2018
The news about the road connecting Badrinath, Yamunotri and Gangotri is alarming. Can we not draw a soft line between pilgrims and tourists?
29 Jun 2018
A mere prolongation of youth or life, without a radical change of consciousness, is not only futile, but could also prove disastrous
16 Jun 2018
Our leaders, including comrades from the Left, have recently cited the Mahabharata to criticise their opponents. They should re-read the epic
18 May 2018
It is said that Freud destroyed love. Are beauty contests destroying the notions of beauty?
01 May 2018
Sita, for whom a shrine and an university are to be constructed from April 24 in Bihar,
is a largely misunderstood figure
20 Apr 2018
We have abolished royalty and feudalism, but we yearn for them. Gold crowns and victory processions are common in our democracy
27 Mar 2018
The medical discipline must not abdicate its divine duty, for we are yet to fully comprehend the mystery of life
14 Mar 2018