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Shiv Visvanathan

When religion trumps citizenship

The BJP’s acts of moral policing, whether of food, dress or sexuality, or even movies, has been a source of deep concern.

10 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

Yemen’s tragedy: Is the world’s conscience completely dead?

Yemen happens to be captive to the Houthi rebels, who obtain aid from Iran.

24 Nov 2017 6:41 AM

We should do a major rethink about security

To appoint a security official to head the negotiation already closes options in the imagination.

15 Nov 2017 1:10 AM

Truth , the first step to restoring J&K’s dignity

The conference was an appeal to “listening” and the vital role that listening as an art and a ritual plays in a democracy.

29 Oct 2017 12:31 AM

The perennial man

Amitabh reinvents himself as a quizmaster in Kaun Banega Crorepati.

13 Oct 2017 1:04 AM

Nepotism and Meritocracy

The modern norm calls for merit, and the best example are the various competitive exams from IIT to IAS.

04 Oct 2017 3:17 AM

It’s time to democratise science in India

The academies were playing plagiarist while the laymen were seeking to sustain scientific argument.

02 Oct 2017 12:41 AM

How India ‘normalises’ violence

Narendra Modi is symptomatic of it, but he is a mere case study than an analytical tool.

14 Sep 2017 2:07 AM

Without fear or favour

Conversations resounded with the idea of Gauri Lankesh as a radical and the radical as someone to be dispensed with.

11 Sep 2017 1:14 AM

Why we need a science column

A science column stands at the confluence of great efforts.

28 Jul 2017 1:05 AM