A session to discuss Noam Chomsky’s latest book was abruptly cancelled by the fest organisers on Friday
'Was this a question of censorship?' asks a statement published online after panel discussion was abruptly cancelled.
Nandy’s statement at Jaipur was a kind of myth; the outrage against him is a kind of myth too; and so too is the myth of the defenders,
Two quick reactions to the Oak Creek violence raised the hackles of some of the sharp organizers in the South Asian American community: (1) This was an act of senseless violence. and (2) Sikhs are not Muslims.
The present history of Halliburton shows us that scandals do not affect its market position, because all those who invest know that HAL shines - if there is any problem, it will be bailed out.
Rajiv has a tendency to switch horses in mid-stream. We ride together, with different emphases, on the problem of peer-review or establishment-review. Then, as we seem to be in agreement, Rajiv jumps on another horse, on whose side is emblazoned the
After a decade of agricultural neoliberalism in India, one is tempted to say, "I see the broken eggs, but where is the omelet?" Some arguments for food security in India with seven separate policy suggestions.
There is a hint of impatience in Rajiv Malhotra's last piece and a desire for straight answers for what it sees as straight questions. Unfortunately, a samvad such as this is not an interrogation where there might indeed be clear questions and to whi
It is the voice of faith that killed the women of Hast. Even as we raise our voices against that barbarity, we must renew our call for the broader secularization of society.
From the White House, reports leak out about plans for an Iraq after the Ba'th. Three of the main scenario do not allow for the development of democracy in Iraq.
Hindutva's agents are only part of the story. Hindutva did not create the crisis ... but its place in power now makes it harder to see the creation of a genuine path to peace.
What do we do about the romantic entry of suburban whites into Hinduism when many of the organs that disseminate the faith are linked to the groups that conduct pogroms against Muslims in India?
Khatami's "dialogue among civilizations" is a non-starter, as Bush seems to follow the fallow Huntington line of a "clash among civilizations."
There are those who die "unintentionally" and then there will be those who will starve because we have decapitated the capacity of the country. Where is the Geneva Convention when we need it?
South of the War, in India, the Hindu Right is gleefully hoping that the crazy and unjustifiable attacks forgive their own acts of commission and will allow them a freehand to produce the world in their image.
Ah, Islam is in crisis; its radicals have declared war on America, on Christianity, on civilization? What about the crisis of Capitalism or Christianity? When even fools would know it's all about oil.
Distinguished professors and intelligence heads gather to help feed our addiction to oil. As the bombs fall in passive voice, the active voices of corporate greed and military macho have begun to ring in my ears.
International Route Number 8, which connects Haiti with the Dominican Republic, is empty of large trucks as a result of a transportation strike in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. Workers angry about the nation’s lack of...AP Photo/Matias Delacroix
Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their side's third goal of the game during the Champions League Group F soccer match between Manchester United and Atalanta at Old Trafford, Manchester, England.Martin Rickett/PA via AP
Barcelona's Gerard Pique celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's first goal during a Champions League group E soccer match between F.C. Barcelona and Dinamo Kyiv at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain.AP Photo/Joan Monfort
Juventus' Dejan Kulusevski, bottom, celebrates with Juventus' Moise Kean after scoring his side's opening goal during the Champions League group H soccer match between Zenit St. Petersburg and Juventus at the Gazprom...AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky
Chelsea's Andreas Christensen, center, scores his side's opening goal during the Champions League group H soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London.Adam Davy/PA via AP
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
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