Post 9/11, 149 American women soldiers have been killed by suicide bombers, IEDs, helo crashes and bullets.
22 Feb 2020
A forgotten colonial town housing a jewel of a heritage hotel and tavern is a memento of Bengal’s past, which lingers in the travelogue of history
08 Feb 2020
Gandhi could convert an obstinate sulk into a lofty principle: after the Chauri Chaura incident, he suspended the civil disobedience movement.
08 Feb 2020
Infected travellers from China are being quarantined even as cases are mounting in the US, the UK, Asia, Europe, Australia and now India.
04 Feb 2020
Has mankind lost the rat race of democracy to racism? Last week, India slipped down the democracy index by 10 points to 51.
01 Feb 2020
Come the wintry morning of February 1, three of the cruellest and most reviled rapist murderers in history will be hanged by the neck on the gallows of Tihar Jail until they are dead.
25 Jan 2020
What outsiders say makes no difference to the state. Donald Trump may tweet away against Iranian mullahs, but they will go on shooting and jailing protestors.
18 Jan 2020
The knee-jerk response of governments strong and weak is to punish the objector.
11 Jan 2020
Disgusting! Look at Kanhaiya Kumar, Marxist malapropism and revolutionary opportunist, hopping about defending liberty to young crowds.
22 Dec 2019
Early this month, the Hyderabad Police shot dead four men who had assaulted, raped and murdered a young woman veterinarian.
15 Dec 2019
It’s the Little Brother who is watching, really.
08 Dec 2019
Considering BJP’s Maharashtra fiasco, it is doubtful whether he is the Ram the party swears by.
01 Dec 2019
It is the predilection of philosophers to look for the truth, like Diogenes of Ancient Greece who set out with a lantern in search of an honest man.
30 Nov 2019
After Allahabad was rechristened Prayagraj, an Indian heritageophile has now written to the Uttar Pradesh government to change Agra’s name back to its Mahabharata moniker Agravana.
23 Nov 2019