Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi flashes victory sign after casing his vote at a polling station for the second phase of Assembly elections in Ahmedabad on Monday

Narendra Modi flashes victory sign after casing his vote for the second phase of Assembly elections in Ahmedabad - PTI

Narendra Modi flashes victory sign after casing his vote for the second phase of Assembly elections in Ahmedabad - PTI

On Friday N.N. Vohra, governor of Jammu and Kashmir, delivered a speech in New Delhi that was notable for its lucid analysis of the inextricably interlinked external and internal security problems and a series of sound suggestions about how to meet the grim challenges this country faces.

One of the most fascinating things about the 21st century is what I call the return of the body to the centrality of things. The body has become the site for all the major dramas — philosophical, political and ethical.