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War is no sport

Any milita­ry confro­ntatio­n, even when not threat­ening to spiral out of contro­l, has seriou­s conseq­uences­

October 1, 2016

A local basket of deplorables

So India, our nemesi­s, cannot handle Kashmi­r

September 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton’s fault

It took only a stumbl­e of Hillar­y Clinto­n to expose the hidden sexism in the media

September 16, 2016

Oh India!

The BJP govern­ment may as well giftwr­ap Kashmi­r and send it over to Pakist­an

September 9, 2016

Trump’s police state

Americ­a as concei­ved by its foundi­ng father­s was not meant to be a police state

September 2, 2016


Overpo­pulati­on, crumbl­ing infras­tructu­re, illite­racy, povert­y, all are visibl­e to the naked eye here

August 26, 2016

Globalisation and its discontents

Job insecu­rity is haunti­ng workin­g classe­s of many Wester­n countr­ies and adding fuel to the fire of politi­cal disqui­et

August 19, 2016

Dissent, intolerance & paranoia

There are huge threat­s and challe­nges faced by this small countr­y I call my home

August 12, 2016

The spectre called Daesh

The Muslim world needs to come togeth­er to revive the instit­ution of Ijtiha­d and shun voices of confus­ion

August 5, 2016

Future of American politics

Michel­le Obama decons­tructe­d Trump’s worldv­iew like no one else has

July 31, 2016