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Saeed Naqvi

A Sabarimala tale: When the celibate god rewarded an actress for touching his feet

Amit Shah has chastised the Supreme Court for having ruled that young women, whose entry to Sabarimala was banned, be allowed entry.

09 Nov 2018 12:37 AM

Chance for Corbyn if May trips on Brexit

The Conservative Party is in desperate straits over both Brexit and Corbyn. PM Theresa May is looking at the “Exit” door in a sort of daze.

26 Oct 2018 12:08 AM

When subcontinent’s greatest short story writer got just Rs 20 for a masterpiece

“Thanda Gosht”, or “Cold Meat”, another Manto masterpiece, becomes one of the film’s supporting columns.

28 Sep 2018 12:47 AM

Is smutty ‘gay love’ poetry now kosher?

If men were going to be so unidirectional, women too were beginning to experience things they called freedom.

15 Sep 2018 12:05 AM

To ban or not: Troubling questions on the burqa

Women on the Haj pilgrimage do not have to cover their faces in front of the Kaaba, the building at the centre of the Grand Mosque in Mecca.

31 Aug 2018 1:23 AM

Battle for Dravida dynasty to strain Centre-TN ties

The MGR-Jayalalithaa charisma had obscured the Dravida movement’s earlier anti-Hindi, anti-north and anti-brahmin edge.

17 Aug 2018 2:31 AM

Will Erdogan’s Turkey be a model for Imran?

Islamabad, Beijing, Moscow are all persuaded that the Taliban will have to be part of the solution in Afghanistan.

03 Aug 2018 5:16 AM

Multiculturalism & Europe: Don’t forget history

The 78-day US bombing of Serbia during the Kosovo war was designed to oust the Serbian dictator, Slobodan Milosevic.

20 Jul 2018 6:28 AM

SC judgment on AAP won’t be digested easily

Buoyed by the SC judgment, the AAP would also acquire similar potential if it proceeds to repeat its 2015 performance in the next elections.

06 Jul 2018 12:35 AM

Sajid & Sadiq: A London lesson for desis

The war on terror with its random targets did cast the Muslim in an unfortunate image, particularly during the Tony Blair years.

22 Jun 2018 1:00 AM