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Ashis Nandy's corruption theory is a load of bull
India

Ashis Nandy's corruption theory is a load of bull

Ashis Nandy is in the dock for allegedly insulting OBCs and SC/STs as most corrupt. What he should be criticised for is bad theory

Rethinking caste: Why we can't be so one-dimensional
India

Rethinking caste: Why we can't be so one-dimensional

Caste is not cast in stone. Somewhere during colonial rule, it metamorphosed into something more retrograde than it was in earlier times

Nandy and the plight of the original thinker in Twitter age
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Nandy and the plight of the original thinker in Twitter age

Ashis Nandy's eminence is not worth a vote for Mayawati, Paswan and others baying for his blood.

'Ashis Nandy's remark at JLF indirect attack on Muslims'
India

'Ashis Nandy's remark at JLF indirect attack on Muslims'

Newly-formed Azmat-E-Rasool foundation alleged here that the author's comment, in which he purportedly said that people from OBC, SC and ST communities were the "most corrupt", is an "indirect attack" on the Muslim community.

JLF Live: 'Putting mother tongue on threshold is a way of going elsewhere'
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JLF Live: 'Putting mother tongue on threshold is a way of going elsewhere'

Firstpost Editors Sandip Roy and Lakshmi Chaudhry are at the event and we are live blogging updates.

JLF 2013: 'Delhi gangrape may make democracy stronger'
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JLF 2013: 'Delhi gangrape may make democracy stronger'

"This horrific event might be the occasion for a kind of public discourse, and the civic activism against the crime may have the redeeming effect to make democracy more robust," Sandel said.

JLF: Is India jealous of China? Is the West jealous of India?
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JLF: Is India jealous of China? Is the West jealous of India?

Gurucharan Das says, "World is driven by envy. It's only about how we manage it. We should ensure we are not only rising economically but we are prepared from a security point of view to manage that."