Opinion

P.M. dismisses charge against Desai


Documenting a living movement

A reading list on the Dravidian movement in Tamil Nadu


A Priest Convicted of Murder.


A long campaign

Indonesian President Widodo raiseseyebrows with his choice of running mate


For better slum policies

Studies show that socio-economic distress is brewing in slums


Why context matters

It would be inhuman to indulge in whataboutery by conflating any other crime with a hate crime


Reality check

Simultaneous polls pose too big a legal and logistical challenge to be implemented now


A chronicle of collaboration

There has been a long-standing Carnatic tradition in the church which goes back to the time of Tyagaraja himself


Sovereignty and sensitivity

Given concerns over Indian influence, New Delhi must exercise caution in the run-up to Bhutan’s elections


Always a peacemaker

As Foreign Minister, Leader of the Opposition and Prime Minister, Vajpayee tried to repair ties with Pakistan


A red flag at middle age

The risk of cardiac mortality in the 40s is often glossed over


Seeing through the smoke


Shock and awe in a mausoleum

Inside Gol Gumbaz in Bijapur, where Mohammad Adil Shah rests


What Akbar told Abdul Kalam

But first contribute to a crowdfunding campaign for homeschooling


The necessity of intellectual virtue

Intellectual openness, which must be an integral part of our education, is missing in today’s world of democratised knowledge


The relationship of parents with their grown-up children

In a fast-changing world, the grievous neglect of parents is one side of the coin; the other is obsessive parental demands on adult children


Walkabouts help the brain

Study finds two-minute breaks from sitting, every half hour, can help long-term brain health


Continental shifts

India is well-placed to prove a thing or twoat the Asian Games in Indonesia


Kerala’s trauma

All efforts, private and governmental, need to be stepped up to assist flood-affected people


How the ‘deep state’ gamed the system

Imran Khan’s election victory has ushered in a new normal for Pakistan