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May 18, 2016
Mamata redux? West Bengal exit polls indicate the irrelevance of vocal middle-classIf Bengal is indeed in her bag, Mamata could be well on her way to Delhi in 2019. She has made her ambition quite clear on multiple occasions.
Jan 15, 2016
Sabarimala Temple: Religious authorities need to stop shunning half the world's populationThe Sabarimala shrine has historically been open to only male devotees because women experience menstruation and that is traditionally considered ‘impure’.
Jan 14, 2016
Pathankot attack: Modi's gambit appears to be working as Pak shakes off default denial modeEven as the government tries to evolve a coherent and meaningful policy for India to engage with Pakistan, the pertinent question arises: are we expecting too much from Pakistan?
Nov 17, 2015
The Paris attacks shows us the selective outrage of the western worldWith Paris in mind, Lebanese users across Twitter and Facebook are wondering why their disaster didn't receive the same treatment.
Aug 17, 2015
India's disappointing loss in Galle reveals the task facing Virat Kohli as captainAfter the loss, India captain Virat Kohli fronted up and defended his strategy of playing five bowlers.
Jul 28, 2015
Yakub Memon row: Salman Khan finally stood up for something controversial and paid for itSalman Khan is hardly the poster boy for any miscarriage of justice issue. But in the end all he did was express an opinion.
Jul 19, 2014
Now, Arundhati Roy wants 'casteist' Gandhi's name erased from institutionsBooker winner Arundhati Roy is at is again. This time she wants Gandhi's name removed from the institutions named after him.
Jul 12, 2014
The Congress-Tharoor argument on PM's Principal Secy is flawedThe Congress party's criticism of the Bill to amend the Trai Act to enable the appointment of a former Chairman as Principal Secretary of the PM has no legs to stand on.
Jun 27, 2014
Modi's power push: Delhi's power elite is kicking and screamingSome of the moves made by the Modi government or his ministers have been criticised for violating constitutional norms. He clearly needs to be careful, but can the Congress system of patronage and corruption be uprooted by being nice?
Jun 16, 2014
Why NGOs need to be brought down from their high pedestalNGOs are an essential feature of democracy, but they need not all be seen as do-gooders who can't be questioned. They are driven by vested interests and moral certitudes, need and greed, just as corporations are.