Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 | Last Update : 01:01 AM IST

Farrukh Dhondy

Of marijuana and the Mumbai police

Chopra quotes several reasons for legalising it. He rightly says it’s an integral part of Indian culture.

22 Sep 2018 1:30 AM

Of Internet yug and copyright

I suppose the name Johnny Depp wouldn’t mean much to people in a village in Savantwadi — or maybe in our internationalised yug, it would.

15 Sep 2018 5:57 AM

Lies, damned pretences and statistics

Not being a gambler or not having, at the time, any money to gamble, my friends and I never bought the “opening” sheet.

08 Sep 2018 1:03 AM

Religion is sacred, recipes are not

The term “jerk” doesn’t mean that the curried victim — pig or chicken — was executed by snapping its neck.

01 Sep 2018 2:47 AM

Sir Vidia and his A team

Vidia regarded the whole doctrine of the equality of human beings in intellect, character and culture as foolishness.

25 Aug 2018 12:10 AM

‘Burqa jokes’ become a pawn in the great game of ‘Politopoly’

What could be characterised, absorbed and dismissed as prankish provocation of an idiosyncratic satirist, was not in Johnson’s case.

18 Aug 2018 4:18 AM

A grave Sunday visit

Of course, the surnames on the Parsi graves are familiar.

14 Aug 2018 1:38 AM

Farewell Sir Vidia! Always politically incorrect

VS Naipaul first book on India was, as he said to me, the product of disillusion.

13 Aug 2018 12:35 AM

UK Labour must tackle its anti-Semitism

Several Muslim leaders objected and complained to Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, to take action.

04 Aug 2018 2:21 AM

Crime, religion can’t be clubbed

The pretence for this outrage was that some of these individuals had not subsequently registered their British citizenship.

28 Jul 2018 2:44 AM