Madhavan Narayanan is a senior journalist who has covered politics, diplomacy, business, technology and other subjects in a long career that has spanned organisations including Reuters, Business Standard and Hindustan Times. He is currently an independent columnist, editor and commentator. He is listed among the top 200 Indian influencers on Twitter. He tweets as @madversity.
The big question the morning after a state assembly election verdicts in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh in which the reins of power have shifted from the BJP to the Congress is this: Ha
Dec 12, 2018 - 04:54 PM IST
Sometimes, I think relations between India and Pakistan are a television serial made by Ekta Kapoor, because, like her soap opera titles, the letter K recurs in conflict zones with improbable consi
Dec 6, 2018 - 12:51 PM IST
What happens when an Indian woman wins what is called the 'Oscar of the culinary world'?
Nov 21, 2018 - 02:00 PM IST
As a long-time resident of Delhi of southern origin, I have always respected the multicultural character of the national capital.
Nov 14, 2018 - 03:01 PM IST
Much has been written about Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating a
Nov 13, 2018 - 07:27 PM IST
If you are an optimist like I am, you would see a silver lining in the royal mess we are witnessing in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which has lately been rechristened as the Central B
Oct 31, 2018 - 06:57 PM IST
In the swirling waters of the MeToo Movement that have reached India, the rules of engagement on conduct involving women and men are being rewritten in ways that would hopefully make the country a
Oct 16, 2018 - 05:07 PM IST
There was a time, not so long ago, when a much less economically empowered India was talked about as a candidate for a permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council.
Oct 9, 2018 - 12:56 PM IST