Kumar Ketkar

Kumar Ketkar

Kumar Ketkar

The writer is a senior journalist and the editor of Dainik Divya Marathi

Bid to belittle Nehru through comparisons

The debate on Pandit Nehru on TV channels as well as in the press is so philistine and pathetic that one wonders whether our country has lost the sense of history and intellectual rigor altogether.

Maha-mayhem

What is the difference between Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Shiv Sena? Or rather, what is common between them? Both advocate militant Hindutva. Both have saffron flags.

Politics is the art of the possible in which there can be strange bedfellows in pursuit of po-wer.

With the Israeli elections appr-oaching and Prime Mini-ster Benjamin Netany-ahu’s anti-Obama address to the joint US Congress on Iran, there is an air of unreality to the whole exercise.