Antara Dev Sen

Letters to Editor

Letters to Editor

Antara Dev Sen

Democracy of disgust

The personal is political. And the political is personal too. Only the incurably innocent or doggedly somnambulant would refuse to recognise this.

There’s a popular belief that at the people-to-people level all is well between India and Pakistan, and the problem is really between the establishments in the two nations.

The Bharat Ratna is India’s highest civilian award. I think it is a mistake to give it to cricketers and Bollywood people merely for their fame and talent.