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'Identity ‘tests’ can be unfair

The format of the programme required her to answer questions from people who phoned in.

20 May 2017 1:07 AM

Brexit ‘bonus’ for Hindujas?

The millions who voted for Brexit didn’t profit from the boost to the stock market.

13 May 2017 12:12 AM

The good old days at Bishop’s

Frank Freese’s residence seemed unchanged from the days when “Artie” Lunn occupied it.

06 May 2017 12:12 AM

In June, May is taking a real gamble

May’s own constituency voted overwhelmingly to remain in the European Union.

29 Apr 2017 12:29 AM

Will the noose around Mallya now tighten?

Theresa May points to them in her argument for a general election, saying that they are disrupters.

22 Apr 2017 12:20 AM


Of racism, ethnicity & ideology

The TV series is the first of its kind to try and capture in drama the story of this “revolution”.

15 Apr 2017 5:55 AM

Seeing things differently, the D way

Darcus and C.L.R. James urged me to take it. It would be a giant step into the mainstream of British culture.

10 Apr 2017 12:40 AM

Aftermath of talaq: UK’s isolation?

Those are the people that British Prime Minister Theresa May represented as she sent the divorce papers to the European Union secretariat.

01 Apr 2017 3:03 AM

Are we ready for Brit jhadoo?

The only drawback is that England doesn’t have much sunshine, so maybe Panasonic should target the curry-loving market of Britain!

25 Mar 2017 2:02 AM

Battles over hijab, niqab, beards

The judgment could apply to dangling crucifixes, yamulkas, hijabs and of course niqabs — the full face covering.

18 Mar 2017 2:08 AM


The Raj & Partition: A relook

Ms Bhutto repeatedly says that the film doesn’t blame the British for Partition.

11 Mar 2017 2:39 AM

Food tussles aren’t real politics

As is the concept of “cultural expropriation” — another idle Western undergraduate shibboleth.

04 Mar 2017 5:33 AM

Will clowns have the last laugh?

There were no deaths through violence of any sort in Sweden on February 17, 2017.

25 Feb 2017 12:49 AM

Culture & the Raj: A look back

Rudyard’s fame has overshadowed the career and contribution of his father, so the exhibition is a welcome reminder.

18 Feb 2017 6:33 AM

UK Speaker speaks against Trump

The Muslims, universally considered to be the butt of Mr Trump’s prejudice have been pushed forward to do it.

11 Feb 2017 1:39 AM


Forget politics, triple talaq must go!

The exercise of democracy in the forthcoming Uttar Pradesh elections has thrown up a very essential, even vital debate.

04 Feb 2017 4:27 AM

If I were Prez Trump’s foreign affairs adviser

Trump ought to take immediate executive action to dynamite the Statue of Liberty, which stands in New York harbour.

28 Jan 2017 12:09 AM

Trump’s line: Boys will be boys

Mr Trump stands accused of assisting the Russian secret services with intelligence on Russian businessmen in the US.

21 Jan 2017 1:23 AM

Can we ‘decolonise’ our minds?

Their “school” was set up in colonial times by British imperialists working through London university to train personnel in oriental.

14 Jan 2017 5:19 AM

Does a writer’s opinion matter?

The statement is an antidote to the opinions that stars who take themselves seriously periodically offer.

07 Jan 2017 7:09 AM