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The jugalbandi at New York’s Madison Square Garden between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and NRIs and others of Indian origin settled in America set the place on fire.

Columnists

Shiv Visvanathan
Shiv Visvanathan

The career of Narendra Modi whets the appetite of any anthropologist. The way the man has been ...

Pallavi Gogoi
Pallavi Gogoi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: ...

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray
Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

It was a cliché of the 1960s, the great age of decolonisation, that one man’s freedom fighter ...

Anand K. Sahay
Anand K. Sahay

In the history of India’s dealings with the world, there have been few moments more humiliating ...

Sidharth Bhatia
Sidharth Bhatia

Watching the over-the-top coverage of Narendra Modi’s visit to America on Indian television and ...

Sidharth Bhatia
Sidharth Bhatia

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What ...

Pavan K. Varma
Pavan K. Varma

The recent cancellation by the Supreme Court of 214 out of 218 coal block allocations made by ...

Interview of the Week

Shahnama

Naseeruddin Shah is not a star in box-office terms. But in the firmament of Indian actors he ...

‘BJP will be single largest  party in Assembly polls’

Eknath Khadse, Leader of the Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly and senior Bharatiya Janata ...

The Age Debate


Merit must trump ambition Nitesh Rane
New alliance means new negotiations Keshav Upadhye

Mystic Mantra

Swati Chopra
Swati Chopra

During the festival of Navaratri, Devi Mahatmayam is often recited. Composed around 400-500 CE, ...

Swami Chaitanya Keerti
Swami Chaitanya Keerti

Almost every month I receive the sad news of the death of some friend or of people whom I have ...

Letters to Editor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” campaign has fired the imagination of Young India, especially those in the corporate world.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?