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Oct 25, 2018
Jaipur Literature Festival responds to petition seeking strong stand on #MeToo, promises safe space for allThe organisers of the Jaipur Literature Festival have said that it condemns sexual harassment and gave details about its internal complaints committee.
Jun 01, 2018
The Blue Circle discussion: Gurcharan Das on making a life versus making a living; people now seek purpose, creativity in jobsDas believes the greatest works that have been written in fiction and non-fiction should be studied by the parent, teacher and the student.
Nov 21, 2015
From reservation to liberal politics: Thought leaders bring burning issues under the scannerIs India truly liberal? Has reservation policy really helped those for whom it was meant? Is there any space for liberal politics? Is religious and cultural freedom in India too little? Many such questions came up during brainstorming sessions at a day-long seminar on ‘Liberalism in India: Past, Present and Future’ in Delhi on Friday.
Apr 09, 2015
Satyam verdict: Why did it take the judiciary so long, asks economist Gurcharan DasAs the verdict in the Satyam scam case came out, economist Gurcharan Das slammed the judiciary for the amount of time it took to come up with the verdict.
Mar 30, 2015
Now independent board directors push for Air India privatisationThough nothing has been decided on the matter yet and there has been no formal resolution by the airline's board either, the independent directors' wish could set the ball rolling. Earlier this month, the Heavy Industries Ministry had created a flutter by classifying Air India as "sick", reviving a discussion on whether the Government should get Air India off its hands as its financial situation is not improving despite continuous equity support.
Dec 31, 2014
Season of ghar wapsi: Intellectuals go back 'home' after brief Modi infatuationAs ghar wapsi rhetoric gathers steam, the PM’s silence gets louder. And the public pundits, many of whom sick and tired of the UPA sarkar, had thrown their weight behind Modi are having second thoughts. In a season of ghar wapsi, some are going back “home” after a brief Modi infatuation.
Jul 18, 2013
Air India board to discuss revival plans on ThursdayThe new members will be introduced to the board as this will be the first meeting after their appointment.
Mar 07, 2013
Why we have a cowardly state instead of a strong oneAre we too vile or too wily for our own good? Why is it that despite hankering for a strong state, we have only ended weakening it further?
Nov 01, 2012
Images: Tata Literature Live! honours VS NaipaulThe Tata Literature Live! festival in Mumbai honoured Nobel Laureate Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul with the Landmark Literature Live! Lifetime award. Images from the event.
Oct 13, 2012
'Probe against Vadra would be a victory for democracy'Author Gurcharan Das believes that a probe against Vadra would show that nobody in the nation is above the law.