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Sriram Karri

Sriram Karri | Don’t be like me, please! Welcome dissent. Be kind. Spread cheer too

As a parent, I, 2021, have surely shamed you. I was myself born of an equally, or more, ignominious parent, 2020

01 Jan 2022 12:47 AM

Ambedkar’s Buddha inspires me more than Gandhi’s: Jairam Ramesh

I connect more with Ambedkar’s social revolutionary Buddha than Gandhi’s spiritual teacher, says Jairam Ramesh

13 Sep 2021 6:47 PM

Armed forces may introduce Bhagwad Gita and Arthashastra into training soon

Two senior officers, confirmed that the broad conceptual and research work is ongoing but refused to give specific details

05 Sep 2021 6:58 AM

Words of a gay poet, as old as India’s Independence, heal

Hoshang Merchant – a midnight’s child, as old as our independence – reflects on the coinciding evolution of the life of a poet and a nation

20 Aug 2021 10:34 AM

Sriram Karri | Game score at halftime: China — 1, Mankind — 0

It looks unlikely with the pace at which Covid is moving around the global field if there can be an equaliser

02 Jun 2021 7:06 AM


In bleak times, ‘villain’ Sonu Sood redefines heroism

Sonu Sood has risen now to become India’s superhero, without a cape, just a twitter handle

26 May 2021 8:21 PM

Stop being paranoid. Your FB friend won’t give money even to your original profile

Trust me, no one is rushing to helping your fake profile owner loads of money on his mere pretence of being in trouble

14 Mar 2021 4:16 AM

Sriram Karri | How PM can win hearts, keep bills, end protests

In the next many days, on any day of his choosing, Mr Modi should just walk into a protest site and spend several hours

16 Feb 2021 7:08 AM

Modi, like RSS, is not dogmatic on economy. But he is close to a Gandhian socialist: Sitapati

Modi takes his decisions based more on politics than economics, per se, argues Vinay Sitapati in this concluding part of this interview

18 Dec 2020 4:01 AM

'Sangh suffers from Islamophobia but sincerely wants to eradicate caste animosity'

Dr Ambedkar was critical of every kind of religious bigotry, says author Vinay Sitapati in the second part of this interview

17 Dec 2020 11:05 AM


Mahatma’s assassination delayed Hindutva supremacy by two generations: Sitapati

The book though is neither a tale of a historical plot to create Modi nor a century-old history of the Sangh Parivar

16 Dec 2020 12:33 PM

Sriram Karri | Hyderabad-Bhagyanagar face-off ends in uneasy stalemate

The Bhagyanagar reference resonates strongly amongst both its supporters and opponents

06 Dec 2020 7:16 AM

Sriram Karri | Why has the GHMC campaign missed the context?

Whoever wins, we will most likely have a dummy mayor, a disappointing candidate

30 Nov 2020 9:26 AM

Sriram Karri | Can KCR’s gameplan stop Modi juggernaut?

BJP has already pushed TRS into a spot by making GHMC elections about nationalist Hindutva, a template it has not really been tested against

20 Nov 2020 10:56 AM

Dubbaka nailbiter may have changed Telangana politics

Today, the TRS will rue that it precipitated the decline and uprooting of several parties in the state

12 Nov 2020 7:26 PM


Coronavirus has a message for us humans 

This calamity is imploring us to regain our humanity, with intelligence and benevolence

24 Mar 2020 8:57 PM

When ‘Shakespeare’ speaks on Indian politics

Rahul Gandhi has been missing from the anti-CAA protests, I posed. “Ambition should be made of sterner stuff,” he replied.

05 Mar 2020 1:58 AM

Naidu options: To merge TDP with BJP, or perish

The upending of his clout as a leader has seeped to a sharp attack at a personal level too.

20 Feb 2020 1:58 AM

Gated Republic: Who stole my Muslim neighbour?

Without an iota of doubt, almost everyone who resides in our building is secular, democratic and broad-minded.

06 Feb 2020 2:00 AM

2020 Budget can be Modi’s 1991 redux

The government has a duty to solve the problem, and the first step is to acknowledge the existence of a problem.

27 Jan 2020 1:39 AM