February 27, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
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
Delhi Riots 2020: Who Fanned The Flames of Hatred? Is Kapil Mishra Only To Blame?
A Walk Through Scarred Lanes Of Delhi In The Aftermath Of A Riot
Delhi Riots: FIR Filed Against AAP's Tahir Hussain, Charged With Murder
You Have Only Yourself To Blame: Delhi Police Castigated By Its Former Chief
Section 124A: The Case Against the Much-misused Sedition Law
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
Delhi Police Forms Two Special Investigation Teams To Probe Violence
As Uneasy Calm Prevails Over Northeast Delhi, Victims Share Stories Of Their Ordeal
Centre, Delhi Police Seek Time To Act On Hate Speeches, Delhi HC Gives 4 Weeks
Kaur Rues Silly Mistakes
Delhi Riots: Death Toll Rises To 38
MP Naresh Gujral Writes To Delhi Police Chief, Says Cops Didn’t Act On His Complaint
Coronavirus: Japan Shuts Schools For Weeks
IPL 2020: Royals' Northeast Outreach
Editor's Take | Journalism Wins If Journalists Are Held To Account
Muslims Lead Anti-CAA Protests In Bengal But Hindus Look The Other Way
Why Rajinikanth's Aggressive Views On Citizenship Act Has Left DMK Distraught
Privatisation Of Indian Railways: Why A Tragic Hero Is Always At Mammoth Odds
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?