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Shashi Tharoor must chill, 'Hindu Pakistan' remark was unnecessary hyperbole

Maybe the hyperbole confirms that Shashi Tharoor has fully joined the ranks of Indian political tradition.

Ravi Shanker Kapoor | Jul 13, 2018, 14:07 PM IST

No government has followed the mandate of Article 370, it is time to change that

If we don't really care about following the letter and spirit of Article 370, we can get rid of it.

RVS Mani | Jul 13, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

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Shashi Tharoor must chill, 'Hindu Pakistan' remark was unnecessary hyperbole

Maybe the hyperbole confirms that Shashi Tharoor has fully joined the ranks of Indian political tradition.

Ravi Shanker Kapoor | Jul 13, 2018, 14:07 PM IST

No government has followed the mandate of Article 370, it is time to change that

If we don't really care about following the letter and spirit of Article 370, we can get rid of it.

RVS Mani | Jul 13, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

The journey from social media to violence is irresistible, and we are living it

Mediums have always shattered societies. Transition of man from one technology to the next one has never been simple and steady.

Dharmendra Singh | Jul 12, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

The battle maybe won, but the unwise war remains for Arvind Kejriwal and AAP

Winning a Supreme Court case shows some class but scuffles with civil servants are just the opposite.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jul 11, 2018, 14:58 PM IST

Fog of war over Article 370 has created too many myths

The repeal of Article 370, which gives autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir, has long been a controversial topic in Indian politics.

RVS Mani | Jul 11, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

India a land of many centuries: Lynchings exist side-by-side with the modern

we have industrial hubs, cosmopolitan pockets, metropolitan cities, metrosexual men, emancipated women, and instances of lynching. Many centuries also live in India, some of them making all of us uneasy.

Ravi Shanker Kapoor | Jul 07, 2018, 15:40 PM IST

Sanju Shoots the Messenger: Media Bolta Hai Ab Bas Ho Gaya

Perhaps Bollywood is cocooned in a mist of luxury, with a serious coating of fluff and make-believe. 

Prasad Sanyal | Jul 04, 2018, 20:38 PM IST

Friendly fire? Sushma Swaraj got trolled, and the undercurrents were thick and fast

Most of the trolls who went after her were from her own side of the political divide.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jul 04, 2018, 14:16 PM IST

Petty politicking should stop when India faces international embarrassment

Both the Congress and the BJP are guilty of often putting petty politics ahead of India's image and inetrests.

Ravi Shanker Kapoor | Jun 29, 2018, 19:41 PM IST

The curious case of Sanjay Dutt, and the 'Sanju' biopic whitewash

The trailer implicitly tells us that Dutt in all innocence wasn't aware of the repercussions of his actions.

Subhash K Jha | Jun 28, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

You don't need to set goals, rest of the world willing to oblige with 'serious' ones

Vacay goals, fitness goals, couple goals, pet goals. Let's go back to setting our own.

Smriti Sinha | Jun 28, 2018, 14:35 PM IST

Tale of two cities' misplaced priorities: The Delhi tree fiasco and Mumbai rain crisis

They used to think of green spaces, water, air and civic infrastructure. Our cities don't make sense anymore.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jun 26, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

India's biggest movie superstars need to reinvent themselves. Here is why

Aamir Khan is the only one who takes risks, and Shah Rukh Khan seems to trying. But Salman Khan and Rajinikanth have to find their balance.

Subhash K Jha | Jun 25, 2018, 14:22 PM IST

Bangalore or Srinagar, journalists' murders stand for power and brutality, not democracy or civilisation

Bangalore or Srinagar, what has happened is a bloody quest for naked power.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jun 18, 2018, 16:39 PM IST

Now that he has charmed RSS at Nagpur, Pranab Mukherjee should visit AMU to discuss Nehru and Jinnah

Here's an interesting take on ex-President Pranab Mukherjee's recent visit to the RSS HQ in Nagpur and the bitter controversies related to Nehru and Jinnah at the AMU.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jun 14, 2018, 09:50 AM IST

Is Bollywood softening towards Pakistan?

Sonam Kapoor at the Cannes Film Festival this week made it known that the climate of hostility is changing when she hugged Mahira on the red carpet as the saffron brigade fumed.

Subhash K Jha | Jun 13, 2018, 10:29 AM IST

Is Rajinikanth’s aura waning?

The fan clubs are going into hysterical cartwheels over their demi-god ’s new release. But do you know anyone who has really liked the garbled politics of Rajinikanth in his latest film Kaala?

Subhash K Jha | Jun 12, 2018, 09:19 AM IST

Bihar's jails are way too crowded, liquor arrests made it worse

14 of Bihar's jails hold more than 150 percent of their capacity.

Vartika Nanda | Jun 07, 2018, 14:27 PM IST

Priyanka Chopra and the Quantico fiasco: Why actors must look before they leap

Actors all across the world are owning up to the content that they accept to be part of.

Subhash K Jha | Jun 05, 2018, 14:54 PM IST

Why this Kaala-Kaveri Di? Tamil Nadu and Karnataka must talk to each other, not talk at each other

Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are exemplary for the rest of India on many fronts. Surely, they can work this issue out.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jun 05, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

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