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Pavan K Varma

Can Gandhi inspire today’s India?

1947 brought us political freedom, but the battle to free ourselves from the colonisation of our mind, is still incomplete.

24 Sep 2017 12:07 AM

A democracy run by undemocratic leaders?

The ideology of the political class is to eschew ideology on the altar of self-promotion.

10 Sep 2017 12:19 AM

Right to privacy in digital era

Beyond legalese, the court has addressed many larger and fundamental philosophical questions.

27 Aug 2017 12:28 AM

China: Time to change our usual response

The face-off at Doklam should be the turning point to change our usual response to China’s threats.

13 Aug 2017 12:33 AM

Nitish rejoining BJP is not a betrayal

The Congress and the RJD maintain that by joining the BJP, Nitish has betrayed the mandate of the 2015 elections.

30 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

Asking for an inquiry is not anti-national

It is true that there can be no foolproof shield against a committed terrorist.

16 Jul 2017 12:19 AM

Celebrating monsoons with raga Malhar, chai & pakoras

The problems created by the monsoons need institutional and enduring responses as urgently as possible.

02 Jul 2017 1:33 AM

A broken promise brokers unrest

The truth is that Shivraj Chouhan did not give the required attention to agriculture and to the needs of farmers.

18 Jun 2017 3:07 AM

Perks and perils of self-publicity

The Planning Commission is replaced by the Niti Aayog, where Niti stands for National Institution for Transforming India.

04 Jun 2017 12:10 AM

BJP govt scores high on hype, low on delivery

The failure to create jobs is another example of the yawning gap between promise and delivery.

21 May 2017 12:09 AM