February 17, 2020
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Eat, Pray, Live
Justice Repaid In Bitter Dividends
A Tamil classic doesn’t extol the central act of class violence; it speaks of life and futility
Feb 05, 2020
Pro Patria Mori Meets Fire-And-Brimstone
The winds are favourable...Savarkar is enveloped in a biographic embrace. Sampath is digressively elaborate; Purandare is concise and critical. Both are sympathetic.
Oct 23, 2019
Periyar EV Ramasamy -- The Man Who Opposed Mahatma Gandhi's Idea Of India
Not as famous like a Jinnah or Ambedkar, Periyar fervently criticised Mahatma Gandhi but his extraordinary journey is not well documented, writes Tamil author PA Krishnan
Sep 26, 2019
Lengthening Shadow Of The Lifelong Quester
Accessible, humane, unsparingly critical—this is a clear-headed account of the years that made the Mahatma, with a few curious absences
Oct 17, 2018
Swords And Chandeliers
The Bahmanis, Vijayanagara, Shivaji...a fine history of the Deccan bristles with cruel and grand potentates, frustrated Mughals and snooty Persians
Aug 29, 2018
Between Avidya And Maya
A lucid book on this greatest of Indian philosophers is to be lauded. But the attempt at a scientific validation of the assertion about Brahman falls flat.
Jun 20, 2018
Sectarian Fire Burns
Sangam-era violence was of tribal variety. Later it was between religions. Today, it’s caste riots that mostly erupt in Tamil Nadu.
Dec 21, 2017
History’s Forgotten Nuts
For a book set during the times of Rajendra Chola, Empire teems with the most ghastly anachronisms. Yet it tells an engaging story with some verve.
Sep 29, 2017
SC Rules Women Be Given Permanent Commission In Army, Tells Centre To 'Change Mindset'
Nirbhaya Case: Legal Remedies And Factors That May Further Delay Hangings
Did Hindutva Overdrive Cost BJP Delhi Elections?
Milind Deora's Tweet Lauding AAP Prompts Scathing Reply From Ajay Maken, Debate Continues
Reflection Of 'Slave Mentality': Shiv Sena On Preparations For Trump's India Visit
Blog | Not Music Or Art, But It's 'Fear' That Binds Us Together
Restructuring Indian Railways’ Cadres: Is The Proposal Good For The Nation?
In Chasing Away Maoists, Odisha's Malkangiri Village Delivers Telling Message This R-Day
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
Jamia, JNU Fallout: Why Is Amulya Patnaik Continuing As Delhi Police Commissioner?
'Concerned' Over J&K, Says UN Chief In Pak; India Rejects Mediation Offer
'Should I Quit?' Manmohan Asked Me in 2013, Says Montek Singh Ahluwalia
Extradition Of 'Bookie' Chawla Faced 'Babu-Dom' Hurdles: Ex-Delhi Police Chief
'Make In India' Has Failed To Deliver & Numbers Show
Boult Back To Take On India
Syed Ali Shah Geelani's Health Is Stable, Recovering: J&K Admin
Nirbhaya Case: Court To Hear Plea Seeking Fresh Death Warrants Against Convicts
'Home Minister, Police Lied': Priyanka On Jamia Violence Video
Did Hindutva Overdrive Cost BJP Delhi Elections? Party Unlikely To Amend Path As Elections In Bihar, Bengal Loom
'Why AAP Succeeded In Delhi Polls? Three Months Before Elections, We Read People's Mood, Fixed Issues'
Delhi Conquered, AAP Proves Why Water, Electricity, Education And Not Politics Of Hatred Sway People
'Yeh Lambi Race Ka Ghoda Hai':
Will Star Of The Decade Ranveer Singh Be Bollywood's All-Time Great?
Nutrition Warriors | A Mizo Village's Fight To Ward Off Stunted Growth, Underweight Children
Union Budget 2020: What FM Nirmala Sitharaman Can Do To Pull Economy Out Of The Rut
Is Judiciary Living Up To The Indian Constitution @ 70?