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Military Drama 'Shoorveer' To Premiere On Disney+ Hotstar Next Month

Military Drama 'Shoorveer' To Premiere On Disney+ Hotstar Next Month

Streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar on Monday announced that its military drama series "Shoorveer" will premiere on July 15.

28 June 2022
Why Don’t You Paint Flowers Mr. Komu?

Why Don’t You Paint Flowers Mr. Komu?

Mumbai-based multimedia artist and curator, Riyas Komu, has enhanced a number of Outlook editions with his artworks, including the latest one titled Errors,...

27 June 2022

Whose History Is It?

Can the past be changed? Does rewriting history change the past? Editor Chinki Sinha and Managing Editor Satish Padmanabhan discuss Outlook's latest issue that...

India's History: Time’s Up For The Red-Green Club

India's History: Time’s Up For The Red-Green Club

A new generation of historians are bringing the subject out of the shadow of Marx and Nehru, fulfilling its role of restoring civilisational pride among...

26 June 2022

History Is The New Battleground In Clash Of Ideologies

More and more people believe that we have not been told the truth. Or rather, that what we have been told is not true enough.

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26 June 2022
Everything That's Wrong With Rewriting History Under Hindutva Nationalism

Everything That's Wrong With Rewriting History Under Hindutva Nationalism

The BJP, with its insistence on the purity of Hindu Rashtra, would sadly reduce the soaring generosity of their founding vision to the petty bigotry of...


26 June 2022
Revision Of School Textbooks A Political Agenda

Revision Of School Textbooks A Political Agenda

In the name of ‘rationalisation’, NCERT seems to have adopted a method of hasty deletion. Passages have been reduced, quotes cut and exercise boxes flung...


25 June 2022
Contrasting Ideas Of Nationalism In Indian Cinema In 50s

Contrasting Ideas Of Nationalism In Indian Cinema In 50s

The new Bollywood movies are single-minded in suggesting that military duty prevails over everything else, and signalling the rise of Hindu nationalism


12 May 2022
UP Govt Makes Singing Of National Anthem Mandatory In Madrassas Across State

UP Govt Makes Singing Of National Anthem Mandatory In Madrassas Across State

The order comes after the state’s Minority Welfare Minister Dharampal Singh last month emphasised teaching nationalism at madrassas.


12 April 2022
BJP's Win In MLC Polls Has Established That People Have Faith In PM Modi's Leadership: UP CM

BJP's Win In MLC Polls Has Established That People Have Faith In PM Modi's Leadership: UP CM

With the ruling BJP headed for a big win in the UP Legislative Council polls, CM Yogi said the victory has once again established that people of the state have...


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17 February 2022
'Seven Years In Power, But BJP Is Still Blaming Nehru': Manmohan Singh Blasts PM Modi

'Seven Years In Power, But BJP Is Still Blaming Nehru': Manmohan Singh Blasts PM Modi

Punjab Election: Former PM and Congress leader Manmohan Singh targeted BJP saying the party's nationalism was based on the British policy of ‘divide and...


04 February 2022
Muscular Nationalism: India’s Contest Over Memory

Muscular Nationalism: India’s Contest Over Memory

Over the past hundred years, since war memorials became popular globally, their purpose and significance have changed, from sites for triumphant nationalism to...


08 October 2021
Aesthetics Of Nostalgia: The Past Is Not Just Sounds And Symbols But The Distance From Them

Aesthetics Of Nostalgia: The Past Is Not Just Sounds And Symbols But The Distance From Them

Nostalgia is now widely commoditised and its political potential is sought to be neutralised into the service of a politics of belonging over that of longing.


11 January 2021
‘Will Show He Was True Nationalist’: Hindu Mahasabha Opens Nathuram Godse Library

‘Will Show He Was True Nationalist’: Hindu Mahasabha Opens Nathuram Godse Library

The dedicated study centre will inform the young generation about various aspects of the Partition of India, an official said


07 January 2021
Rights Diary

Rights Diary

Journalist Makepeace Sitlhou asks when it comes to the North East, whose rights is it anyway?


07 January 2021
In Our Roots Are Our Rights

In Our Roots Are Our Rights

The global parameters of human rights, based on Western concepts, do not fit in the Indian context.


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07 January 2021
Nailed To The Cross, Ripe For Rescue

Nailed To The Cross, Ripe For Rescue

Name-calling, intimidation and ham-fisted use of state repression—India is under siege from a few driving a majoritarian agenda. Progress will come only when...


09 October 2020
Swadeshi Movement Part 2

Swadeshi Movement Part 2

Make in India, or Make for India? The potential for both vitality and confusion mark Aatma Nirbhar Bharat—a salad bowl of many healthy ideas, some of them...


23 February 2020
'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' Being Misused To Construct 'Militant' Idea Of India: Manmohan Singh

'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' Being Misused To Construct 'Militant' Idea Of India: Manmohan Singh

Addressing a gathering at the launch of a book on Jawaharlal Nehru's work and speeches, Manmohan Singh said that if India is recognised in the comity of...


20 February 2020
Word 'Nationalism' Can Be Equated With 'Nazism And Fascism': RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

Word 'Nationalism' Can Be Equated With 'Nazism And Fascism': RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

Bhagwat's remark came amid continued protests in several towns and cities of the country against the new citizenship law and probable pan-India NRC, moves...


11 February 2020
Delhi Politics Has Shown <em>‘Kaam Ki Rajneeti’</em> Needs To Be Suffused With <em>‘Bhagwaan Ki Rajneeti’</em>

Delhi Politics Has Shown ‘Kaam Ki Rajneeti’ Needs To Be Suffused With ‘Bhagwaan Ki Rajneeti’

Make no mistake. AAP’s hat-trick is no mean feat. But it won’t be wrong to say that in its triumph, there also lurked a defeat of sorts. Because the...


25 January 2020
Double Standards On Bomb Terrorism And Mob Terrorism Must Be Called Out

Double Standards On Bomb Terrorism And Mob Terrorism Must Be Called Out

A 36-year-old man planted a bomb at Mangalore Airport because he was depressed due to the unemployment. But could denial of a job be only instigation for him...


17 October 2019
Democracy In Danger Under BJP, Public Must Ask What They Have Done For Them: Ashok Gehlot

Democracy In Danger Under BJP, Public Must Ask What They Have Done For Them: Ashok Gehlot

Targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for accusing the Congress of dynasty politics, the Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said no one could stop anyone...


15 September 2019
Delhi Govt Forms Panel To Work On Introduction Of 'Deshbhakti Curriculum' In Schools

Delhi Govt Forms Panel To Work On Introduction Of 'Deshbhakti Curriculum' In Schools

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had announced last month that his government will introduce 'Deshbhakti curriculum' in government schools next year to create a...


03 June 2019
Why This Shah Rukh Khan Interview From 1997 Is So Relevant Even In 2019

Why This Shah Rukh Khan Interview From 1997 Is So Relevant Even In 2019

Responding to a question from Fareeda, in the 1997-interview, Shah Rukh Khan, in a checkered shirt and slightly dishevelled look, candidly speaks about what...


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