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Sep 08, 2016
Throwback Thursday: Celebrating Mother Teresa's canonisation with films she inspiredWhile films like Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor, Something Beautiful for God cast the saint in a positive light, the documentary Hell's Angel gives us a strong counterview.
Mar 21, 2016
Is canonising Mother Teresa Vatican's strategy to gain ground in India?No one grudges Mother Teresa’s canonization. But then given how the Vatican has itself violated its own long-established processes of canonization, the whole spectacle is both ironical and tragic.
Feb 26, 2015
Dear defenders of Mohan Bhagwat, Mother Teresa's critic Hitchens would have hated RSS as wellChristopher Hitchens was always an outspoken writer, the kind who could raise hackles wherever he went with his acerbic opinions.
Feb 24, 2015
RSS chief's remark on Mother Teresa: She would have probably agreed with Mohan BhagwatThe RSS chief, Mohan Bhagwat, is under fire for questioning Mother Teresa's motives in serving India’s poor, for which she received a Nobel prize for peace.
Mar 12, 2013
City of doubts: Kolkata's uneasy love for Mother TeresaA new report claims to uncover the dark side of Mother Teresa. But most media in the city she calls home have largely ignored it. 15 years after her death, Kolkata still struggles to come to terms with the legacy of the nun.
Dec 16, 2011
Hitchens: The man who called Mother Teresa a fraudChristopher Hitchens, the author, essayist and polemicist who waged verbal and occasional physical battle on behalf of causes on the left and right.
Dec 16, 2011
Christopher Hitchens passes away at 62Christopher Hitchens died Thursday in Houston. He was 62. The legendary writer was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2010.
Jul 12, 2011
On Gandhi-bashing: the Western writer's latest fadChristopher Hitchens is the latest Western writer to savage the father of our nation. But this kind of vitriol reveals more about him and his Western audience than about Gandhi.