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Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Carpenter-backed roles and plumber’s actors

Honestly, though, film folk, you’ll have to come up with new things to say in your coming interviews

14 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Why freedom came early: In August 1947, not June 1948

Instead of August 15, 1947, our Independence Day could well have been June 30, 1948

14 Aug 2022 12:12 AM

Manish Tewari | 75 years later, it’s time to bury Partition legacy

Would un-partitioned India have survived the centrifugal tendencies that a constitutionally weak Centre would have brought along with it?

14 Aug 2022 12:10 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Beijing bully runs berserk: Taiwan today, India next?

What began in 1950 subsequently became a familiar pattern, leading to routine and repetitive acts

13 Aug 2022 12:14 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | When religions, cults dominate, truth a casualty & nations suffer

Religion has, throughout history, dominated the realms of politics and governance

13 Aug 2022 12:11 AM

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Shikha Mukerjee | Nitish’s Bihar ‘coup’ to set off tremors across India

Nitish Kumar is the last of the politically active and physically robust survivors of the Mandal versus Kamandal war of the 1990s

12 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Probal DasGupta | Free India’s great achievements: A secular armed forces

The Indian army is arguably one of the most diverse, versatile and inclusive combat forces on earth

12 Aug 2022 12:01 AM

Dilip Cherian | New worry for UP govt: Exit of senior officers

Some blame the over-politicisation of the service in UP, which is making babus avoid working in the state

11 Aug 2022 12:09 AM

Anand K. Sahay | Games Taliban play: Why India must engage in Afghanistan

New Delhi may have to cautiously re-visit its modulated approach to the Taliban to check for roadworthiness

11 Aug 2022 12:07 AM

Sunil Gatade | Maha finally gets Cabinet, but problems not over yet

The developments over the past month show that the BJP is playing big brother and Devendra Fadnavis is the main power center

10 Aug 2022 12:07 AM

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Amitabha Bhattacharya | Back to first love: How life is a lot better in some Andhra districts

Travelling back in time, I derived some satisfaction from the visible development all around, tinged with some sadness for the days gone by

10 Aug 2022 12:04 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Beware world! Big Brother is listening and watching…

The US and some other countries have an array of space satellites orbiting at preselected trajectories to watch over their areas of interest

09 Aug 2022 12:08 AM

Aakar Patel | Will India get left behind as world speeds up space race?

It is hoped India’s first uncrewed mission will be launch by 2023’s end, as part of a Rs. 9,023- crore project

09 Aug 2022 12:05 AM

Sanjaya Baru | Flag of freedom: Tricolour of a multi-coloured nation

India’s tricolour comes in four colours but patriotism in our sub-continental, civilisational nation comes in many colours

08 Aug 2022 12:20 AM

Pavan K Varma | The naked indecency of outrage over Ranveer

Since two Hindus have filed the complaints, it would be pertinent to ask: Is Hindu culture really so prudish?

07 Aug 2022 2:21 AM

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Shashi Warrier | Is the Indian govt spoiling its citizens?

The government wants citizens to make the best of whatever they get. So everyone learns to evolve, to deal with whatever life gives them

07 Aug 2022 12:17 AM

Anita Katyal | Why Modi wants focus on Rahul; Dhami may face Biplab Deb’s fate

Though Mr Modi is way ahead of his rivals, BJP would not want any Opposition leader to take political centrestage ahead of 2024 LS polls

07 Aug 2022 12:09 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | UK Labour lists all that’s wrong: Cronyism, hate & rising racism

The UK Labour Party has taken the bold step of producing a report on what’s gone wrong within its ranks

06 Aug 2022 12:24 AM

Shobhaa De | Parliament’s Bag Ladies and India’s meme stakes

Mahua Moitra’s bag replaced Ranveer Singh’s butt in the meme stakes this week.

06 Aug 2022 12:24 AM

AA EDIT | Why boycott Aamir 'remake'?

Aamir Khan, who possibly fancies himself a bit as India’s Hank, faces the ire of the fundamentalists on the Hindutva side

05 Aug 2022 12:35 AM

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