February 23, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
Illustration by Sorit
Mynahs Sing Of Pleasure
The Kamasutra is a manual for sensual living. Its role in a civilised aesthetic of love is lauded by Wendy Doniger.
Sep 28, 2015
Love And Obstacles
Kakar’s Bhartrhari agonises over love at its cynical and cruel best. Its painful glory is sung in exquisite poetry.
Aug 24, 2015
These days my head is full of positive thoughts of Modi-led India. He should not bother about Godhra or 2002 riots
May 19, 2014
Modesty Is A Slow Killer
This model piece of non-fiction narrates a tragedy of our times—how the brilliant Manmohan Singh fell from grace and stumbled his way through a tough term as PM
May 05, 2014
The Dim Flicker Of A Night Light
India’s overnight ascension, characterised and caricaturised as having manifested despite its state rather than due to it, is unsustainable. Here’s a photosynthetic model for growth.
Sep 17, 2012
A Pre-Fab Earthquake
The foreteller of the financial crash ignores a Left-Right binary, faults endemic inequality and political quick-fix
Sep 13, 2010
Stranger At Home
English bespeaks progress. India’s youth is much the worse without it.
Aug 23, 2010
Homemade Alphabet Tree
They face state wrath, but private unaided schools provide quality education to many poor children
Dec 21, 2009
The Difficulty Of Being Wise
Gurcharan Das pans an ancient epic to retrieve lessons for today
Aug 31, 2009
For all its positives, the budget doesn't look far and wide
Jul 20, 2009
WTF Could It Possibly Mean Deptt
Jan 22, 2014
'Focus On The Reforms Of Governance'
'The BJP-led NDA government did not lose the elections because of economic reforms. Nor was Hindutva the reason for their defeat. They lost since they failed in daily governance--they failed to improve the daily life of the common man.'
May 24, 2004
BBC Hindi Radio
Stone Pelting, Clashes Between Two Groups Near Anti-CAA Protest Site In Delhi
'India Looks Forward To Welcoming POTUS': PM Modi Ahead Of Trump Visit
Unaware Of Lutyens Media, Delhi Still Trusts Press
Trump's India Visit Be Historically Insignificant And Mere Entertainment For Many
1st Test, Day 3: Rahane, Vihari Hold Fort As IND Stare At Certain Defeat
Seemingly Happiest People Often Suffer From Depression
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
Will PM Modi Raise H-1B Visa, GSP Restoration With Trump: Congress
Kafeel Khan's Uncle Shot Dead, Police Suspects Property Dispute
I Pray For Early Release Of Mehbooba, Abdullahs: Rajnath Singh
Will Kejriwal Allow Kanhaiya Kumar Prosecution in Sedition Case?
'Bharat Mata...' Misused To Build 'Militant' Idea Of India: Manmohan
Coronavirus: Airports To Screen Passengers From 4 More Countries
US, India Should Enhance Nuclear, Space Cooperation To Further Ties
Messi Flexes His Muscles Ahead Of Pivotal Week
Editor's Take | Journalism Wins If Journalists Are Held To Account
Why Rajinikanth's Aggressive Views On Citizenship Act Has Left DMK Distraught
'Yeh Lambi Race Ka Ghoda Hai':
Will Star Of The Decade Ranveer Singh Be Bollywood's All-Time Great?
The Orchard’s Bitterest Mangoes
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?