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.
French President Emmanuel Macron arrives this week on a four-day visit to India as an international statesman.
Jun 29, 2018 - 10:45 PM IST
I confess I am not a major Sridevi fan or follower, but it speaks volumes of her achievements when I look back to see how I was casually interacting with her long and illustrious career time and ag
Jun 29, 2018 - 10:46 PM IST
When the dust settles a bit on the Punjab National Bank scam surrounding luxury jeweller
Jun 29, 2018 - 10:43 PM IST
AAP govt has many flaws, but it has dramatically improved Delhi’s landscape in politics and governance
Kejriwal-bashing is a fashionable pastime in the upper reaches of the middle class in India, and certainly in its capital.
Feb 14, 2018 - 08:11 PM IST
Was it not Abraham Lincoln who said: "You can fool all the people some of the time, and some o
Feb 3, 2018 - 11:52 AM IST
When contrasting speeches are made by two leaders that were not so long ago from different segments of the global economic hierarchy, it is time to take note.
Feb 1, 2018 - 08:53 AM IST
The future of 20 MLAs of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi is in doubt as they
Jan 23, 2018 - 06:47 PM IST
Never has India's judiciary been under the kind of strain we witnessed last week when four Supreme Court judges effectively came out against the Chief Justice of India, ostensibly on procedural iss
Jan 16, 2018 - 09:46 AM IST
Mix Ambedkarism with Ranji Trophy, filter out Maratha pride: It is time to grant statehood to Vidarbha
Two seemingly unconnected events this month have a deep historic connection, and it is time to highlight that in the hope that India is better off focusing on development of underdogs than an outda
Jan 10, 2018 - 05:29 PM IST