Opinion

Rss Feed

Here and NowGokul Gopalakrishnan


Here & Now

Here & Now
Here & Now
Here & Now

Columnists

Shobhaa’s Take
Shobhaa’s Take

The central thought behind Bombay Velvet was powerful enough. Such a pity it was tossed aside to ...

Manish Tewari
Manish Tewari

Over the past one year, the term “Rockefeller moment” has often been used to describe the ...

Farrukh Dhondy
Farrukh Dhondy

“If you are on your last legs Learn to crawl! If you’ve run out of steam Try alcohol! Every ...

Swapan Dasgupta
Swapan Dasgupta

There are times when the commemoration of an occasion assumes greater importance than the ...

Mohan Guruswamy
Mohan Guruswamy

In his speech to a farmers’ gathering in the capital on May 26, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Shiv Visvanathan
Shiv Visvanathan

Narendra Modi is a man who continues to fascinate his critics. The more we criticise him, the ...

Varun Gandhi
Varun Gandhi

India harbours tenacious entrepreneurs.

Charles Marquand
Charles Marquand

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

Interview of the Week

‘Those who join us do so knowing AAP will take action against them’

Swaraj Abhiyan, launched by Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan on April 14, has elected its ...

‘The Line (of Control) will never change... Don’t fool people’

Former Union minister and Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah, who is also ...

Mystic Mantra

Father Dominic Emmanuel
Father Dominic Emmanuel

Albert Einstein once said, “Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by ...

Swati Chopra
Swati Chopra

Driving through a busy road, I saw a huge billboard with a seductive promise — freedom from ...

Reporter's Diary

Rush for ground floors

Suddenly every IAS and IPS officer in Uttar Pradesh wants an office on the lower floors and even houses on the ground floor.

Letters to Editor

The recent instance of communal violence in Ballabhgarh, Faridabad, was enough to mar the BJP-led NDA’s first year in office.

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

Pakistan’s ludicrous charge that India’s spy agency RAW is behind the Karachi attack on the Ismaili community maybe laughed out of court here, given that the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed re