Houthis targeting US ships should be read as an attempt to blackmail international players
In a country that grants full freedom of expression and execution to the likes of Dr. Pravin Togadia and Sakshi Maharaj, it is specious to demand a ban on the preacher's activities.
Whether Saritha Nair used her sexuality to twist the system to her favor is not even a legitimate question because it is she who lost everything in the game.
The careful construction of a monolithic conception about the world of Islam in contrast to the worlds of other faiths make sweeping generalizations and imposition of collective guilt fairly easy.
Those who cynically created the Islamic State for sinister motives are unlikely to succeed in destroying it.
Just why did four civil society groups in the lone Arab democracy receive the Nobel Peace Prize
In April 2006, I was in Al-Aziziyah, the infamous Gaddafi compound in Tripoli, capital of Libya. There I met the dictator's son and daughter…
The confusion prevailing over the current happenings in the Middle East must actually be attributed to the complete lack of a sense of history.
Tunisia has arguably the most progressive, most secular and least misogynistic constitution, approved near-consensually last year.
The best way to kill a faith or culture is to restore it to its infancy
Former Attorney-General of India (AGI), Mukul Rohatgi representing Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, in the drugs-on-cruise case, arrives at Bombay High court in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri wth BJP MP Manoj Tiwari launch a Covid-19 vaccination campaign for devotees ahead of the Chhath festival.PTI Photo
Actress Kranti Redkar, wife of NCB officer Sameer Wankhede, addresses a press conference at Andheri in Mumbai.PTI Photo
A women displays the boxes of firecrackers at her shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
A shopkeeper displays the boxes of firecrackers at his shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates