October 13, 2019
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A Riot Of Commemorating
The mutiny as seen through literature, folksong, missives and a canonical episode
May 28, 2007
A Hanging Twice Over...
Is what we'd do if we hang the story of 1857 by a single thread. The mutiny was a more multi-faceted event.
Mar 26, 2007
Right time, right place. It was 1857 that made Mangal Pandey, not the other way round.
Aug 29, 2005
History Of Archaeology
Tells the story of the ASI as a grand official enterprise, and it is no drab institutional history...
Oct 18, 2004
Event, Metaphor, Memory
A sober, analytical demonstration of the "various tellings" of the sack of Somnath
Feb 02, 2004
In this exceedingly well-informed, passionately conceived and elegantly written 'Nehru Charit', Tharoor has produced an important tract for our times.
Dec 01, 2003
Vain Hero Isms
A multi-layered, sensitive account of the making of the heroic legend of Shivaji.
Nov 17, 2003
The Good Terrorist
How does a balding mid-50s nation, besieged from within by a trident imperviousness to the laws of the land commemorate those who launched, aided and celebrated murderous attacks on colonial officials in the early 1900s?
Sep 08, 2003
Gandhi, the Commodity
His deification wasn't as dramatic as the uses his name was put to
Mar 26, 2001
A disappointed enthusiast provides an impassioned, informed and intelligent polemic
Feb 19, 2001
Signs Of The Times
Where there is a larger--historic or poetic--point to be made, the rechristening of streets makes sense. Otherwise, it is, well, nonsensical.
Mar 17, 2006
What If There Were No Trucks At All?
Would we have remained the old-style, cart-dependent consumers that most of us were? Would we have remained deprived of the juicier, perishable and mouthwatering pleasures of life?
Aug 14, 2004
From Lipsticks To Toothpastes To Milk, Counterfeit Products Make A Killing
'No Economic Slowdown': Govt Cites Earnings Of 3 Movies, Says 'Sound Economy'
Five Injured In Grenade Attack In Srinagar
Chennai Vision Beginning Of New Era In India-China Relations: Modi After Meeting Jinping
India v South Africa, 2nd Test: Ashwin Four-fer Gives IND A Healthy Lead
Everything Is ‘Normal’ In The Wonderland That Is Kashmir
Blaming BJP For Rot Within Won’t Help Congress
Jadavpur Fracas Godsend For BJP, It Is Set To Crack Open Left's Citadel
Aurat ka Dal, and 99 Other Reasons Why Not to Impose Hindi
From Cambodian Polls To Broken Heart Syndrome, Valley Newspapers Carry Everything But Kashmir
The World Is Watching India. It Won't Let Us Get Away On Kashmir, NRC For Too Long
'Open Hate Is Disturbing': Naseeruddin Shah On Unabated Mob Violence
China's Support Helps Imran Khan Strut Back To Pakistan
Can't Just Damn GST, It's Law Now: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
Women Exempted From Odd-Even Rule, No Relief For CNG Cars: Delhi Govt
Boxing Worlds: Rani Enters Final; Mary, Jamuna Settle For Bronze
All Postpaid Mobile Phone Services To Be Restored In Kashmir From Monday
'Perennial Problem' Comes Back To Haunt India, Leaves Gavaskar Fuming
IND Vs SA: Kohli, Saha Compete For Best Catch Of The Match - WATCH
Outlook-ICARE India MBA Rankings 2020: Top Public MBA Institutions
Sex, Lies And Videotapes -- Mantris Trapped As MP's Sleaze Scandal Becomes Kingsize
Soul Of Cricket Reforms Has Become Impure: RM Lodha
B-Schools Rankings 2020: Institutions Of National Importance
M-S-D: Three Musketeers Who Engineered Kashmir's Bloodless Coup, But Are Their Plans Sustainable?
Death By Debt: Indian Businesses Are Devastated, Tax Terror Adds To Woes
Spilling The Beans: How Murky Was Cafe Coffee Day Founder VG Siddartha's Death
Kashmir Fireworks Incite Separatist Voices In Tamil Nadu, Will It Sully BJP's Image?