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Farrukh Dhondy

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

Erasing ‘If’ won’t affect Kipling’s work

The students are absolutely within their rights to airbrush poems they don’t want to see on the walls of what is their building.

21 Jul 2018 12:33 AM

Chequers deal: A dead duck for UK?

The Brexitiers won by a narrow margin of 52 to 48 per cent of vote.

14 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

Of false premises & false promises

The Quran says martyrs going to heaven will get “hur”, and the word was taken by early commentators to mean “virgins”, hence those 72 consorts.

07 Jul 2018 12:16 AM

Protect women just like you protect cows!

It should be obvious on the evidence of the last few years that merely passing new laws, or including harsher punishments for old ones, is not enough.

30 Jun 2018 5:33 AM