In a monsoon-fed agricultural economy, both symbols represented the productive and political power of the peasant.
28 Aug 2019 1:21 AM
Some do seem to have figured out Donald Trump, and American Democrats are not among them.
31 Jul 2019 1:43 AM
There were two sides to Armstrong’s walk on the moon 50 years ago.
24 Jul 2019 1:41 AM
And why forget that even the West Indies inducted a white player in the squad against New Zealand in the 1970s.
17 Jul 2019 2:24 AM
Film stars were reportedly considering dying their hair purple as a tribute.
10 Jul 2019 2:21 AM
Jeremy Corbyn delivered a powerful speech against the visit.
26 Jun 2019 2:48 AM
The rain had a redeeming ring to it. It helped the quiet umbrellas defeat the loud national flags, which went limp in a single squall.
19 Jun 2019 2:30 AM
Tilak’s men would raid Ranade’s camps with sticks and stones, not dissimilar to the hooligans unleashed by the Hindu right today.
12 Jun 2019 1:03 AM
Ten years of right-wing mischief is only a tiny eruption on the eloquent chart of Indian history.
05 Jun 2019 2:32 AM
India has had it easy in comparison to almost every neighbour in South Asia and beyond.
05 Jun 2019 2:06 AM
Rahul Gandhi rarely fails to point out that defeat and desperation are writ clearly on Mr Modi’s face.
09 May 2019 12:11 AM
There was no Internet, leave alone WhatsApp but the rumours of the milk miracle had spread far and wide like wildfire.
01 May 2019 2:28 AM
Patwardhan has pegged his narrative to the cold-blooded murders of Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare, M.M. Kalburgi, and journalist Gauri Lankesh.
24 Apr 2019 1:18 AM
Then came Mukesh Ambani, the tycoon who sponsored Urdu-baiting Narendra Modi’s candidature to become Prime Minister in 2014.
17 Apr 2019 1:13 AM
Wire agencies run on the principle of news flashes, keeping as close to real time of an event as possible.
10 Apr 2019 1:26 AM
The Congress picked on the cables of a briefing US officials got from BJP’s Arun Jaitley in May 2005.
20 Mar 2019 12:48 AM
There’s a caveat today, of course, and it is called Opposition unity.
13 Mar 2019 1:40 AM
Exceptions apart, TV anchors are mostly lip-syncing the script handed by someone else.
20 Feb 2019 3:00 AM
As Congress president in 1959, her granny torpedoed India’s first elected Marxist government in Kerala
06 Feb 2019 2:31 AM
Commenting on the myth of mouth-burning “Mughlai cuisine” laced with chillies, Hashmi says there was no such possibility in the Mughal period.
30 Jan 2019 1:31 AM