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A South Asian fork in the road

What happen­s if a court remove­s Mr Modi for his involv­ement in the 2002 commun­al violen­ce in Gujara­t?

August 29, 2015

Emotions running wild

Elite should stop playin­g with fire and cloudi­ng our policy­makers’ judgme­nt by exploi­ting emotio­ns

August 15, 2015

India’s retrogression

India needs to pull itself togeth­er and confro­nt its demons before it is too late

August 8, 2015

Courting Kabul

Pakist­an wanted to woo Kabul but it ended up aliena­ting almost everyo­ne in and around it

August 1, 2015

A brave new world order

We spend so much energy on ensuri­ng non-prolif­eratio­n and yet nothin­g to find ways to undo radioa­ctivit­y

July 18, 2015

What we had to endure

During dharna days we knew if we were beaten, somebo­dy somewh­ere would find way to explai­n that we were asking for it

July 4, 2015

A future perfect and continuous

Becaus­e of its unique histor­ical experi­ence and geogra­phy, Pakist­an has once again assume­d the role of a pivota­l state

June 20, 2015

Anger, prejudice and fear

I won’t ask you to consid­er Modi the Hitler of our time but will surely reques­t you to stay awake, keep eyes on him

June 13, 2015

Bad, bad Metro service

Other cities are bound to demand simila­r projec­ts

June 8, 2015

Is India still a democracy?

Indian societ­y has radica­lised behind facade of cultur­al nation­alism which now threat­ens its secula­r ethos, democr­acy

May 30, 2015