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Farrukh Dhondy

Farrukh Dhondy | Of property and ‘theft’ in today’s Britain: The rise of black money

I have, in my short and happy life, been a guest at the London luxury flats, houses and the country estates of Indians and indeed Pakistanis

23 Oct 2021 1:26 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Brexit’s effects hit UK harder: ‘Gig’ workers bear the brunt

The ships' departure will lead to the imports not reaching industries and consumer goods not reaching the shelves of retailers

18 Oct 2021 1:08 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why I’m happy to be a snob… amid linguistic revolutionaries

Indian historians, even in my school days, decolonised the accounts of Indian history written by British Raj historians

09 Oct 2021 12:53 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | I told you so… UK fuel crisis shows fears on Brexit justified

No, gentle reader, the supply of fuel had not been curtailed by the oil-fields of the world being flooded by climate-change tsunamis

02 Oct 2021 1:45 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why diversity is critical to being British

Very many institutions in Britain have adopted what they call a policy of 'diversity'

25 Sep 2021 6:51 AM

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Farrukh Dhondy | Was it cruel? Why Gavin had to go in Boris’ shuffle

Gavin Williamson then supported Boris Johnson for the leadership of the party and was rewarded by BoJo with the education portfolio

18 Sep 2021 2:20 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Will vaccine philantrophy be deserving of a Nobel?

In 2019, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia

12 Sep 2021 2:50 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why some still say no to jabs, forcing all into an unsafe place

I am one of the 80 per cent of people in Britain who have had at least one anti-Covid vaccination

04 Sep 2021 2:55 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Gender equity and literature: Are we taking things too far?

Literature was to be judged by its literary skill and, absolutely, by its enforcement of humanistic, humanitarian and egalitarian valuesd

28 Aug 2021 1:46 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Hypocrisy runs amok in West as Kabul falls & dark days loom

He reported from several cities as they fell to the Taliban offensive -- a hurricane through yielding fields

21 Aug 2021 12:10 AM

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Farrukh Dhondy | Curry trouble in England… A storm over Indian cuisine

Language evolves and the healthier the language is, the more prone it is to adaptation, evolution, flexibility

14 Aug 2021 8:52 AM

Creepy feelings as tech advances: Will Alexa listen in & tell the CIA?

The brain is a muscle which harbours memories and thoughts

07 Aug 2021 10:33 AM

Heartless in UK: Do all victims of trafficking pose a security threat?

The Modern Slavery Act, in line with international legal agreements, extends the State’s protection to all victims of trafficking

31 Jul 2021 6:57 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | In UK, linguistic ‘revolutionaries’ try to ‘ban’ those with other views

What the boy is asking himself is should he endure these S and As or should he fight against such opposition or adversity

24 Jul 2021 1:18 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Adieu fair play: Sportsmanship under threat in today’s Britain

For some viewers in that room, the game had turned into a metaphorical political war

17 Jul 2021 12:49 AM

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Farrukh Dhondy | In today’s world, the ‘signalling’ of ‘virtue’ could take many forms

It’s difficult to see what the footballers who 'take the knee' can do to combat racism outside the football stadium

10 Jul 2021 12:01 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why democracy often turns ugly: Prejudice & hate as Batley votes

The byelection for a Member of Parliament in the Yorkshire constituency of Batley was a paradigm of this ugliness

03 Jul 2021 12:20 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Of ‘flat earth’ & science denial: New orthodoxy of intolerance

The story goes that, true to his beliefs, as he left the court, he muttered to himself, or perhaps to his God if he still believed in Him

26 Jun 2021 12:13 AM

Book Review | Fantasy beats autofiction, but ‘magic realism’ trounced by fact

Salman contends that publishing today favours the revealing, racially, sexually and culturally situated autobiography

20 Jun 2021 12:10 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | BoJo, Dombo & Carrie: The ‘weird’ trio at 10 Downing St

One assumed at the time that Dombo was part of all these plans and failures as he was BoJo’s right-hand man

19 Jun 2021 7:16 AM

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