POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Constitution, Supreme Court, Triple Talaq

Why India's decision to ban triple talaq can't be guided by laws in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan

Muslims in the country don't follow a single school of thought or religious beliefs.

VARIETY

 |   Long-form
Jammu and Kashmir, Lynchings, Kashmir police, Mohammed Ayub Pandith

A lynching is a lynching is a lynching - India has woken up to it

There's no justification for these despicable crimes against humanity.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar |  5-minute read
China, Pakistan, India-China Ties, Indian Ocean, Military

How China is expanding its military capabilities across the globe

The country is merely following in the footsteps of other major global powers that have established military bases abroad to secure their interests.

ART & CULTURE

 |  The Pulp Pit |  4-minute read
Salman Khan, Kabir Khan, Box Office, Tubelight

Why hardcore fans seem disappointed with Salman Khan's Tubelight

The trouble with the movie is that the hardcore fan base cannot quite figure out what the actor is up to this time.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Pakistan, India-Pak, Kulbhushan Jadhav

Why now is the best time for Pakistan to free Kulbhushan Jadhav

It would be an extraordinary gesture and possibly a game changer for peace for two hostile neighbours.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Salman Khan, Bollywood, Tubelight

Salman Khan, the superstar fool, cannot save Tubelight

His fans may need handkerchiefs and tissues after watching their hero sob like a child. Others may need Isafgul or aspirin.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Constitution, Indira Gandhi, Emergency

Behind the order that offended Indira Gandhi enough to declare Emergency

If only Krishna Iyer had not 'fully reflected' who knows the course of Indian history may have been different.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Section 66A, Freedom of Speech, IT Act, Fake news, Sedition Law

Anti-national excuse: Is the government bringing back Section 66A in a new avatar?

The "new social media policy" to check "anti-India" activities that’s under consideration could have far worse implications than what we had.

POLITICS

 |  Paradigm shift |  7-minute read
Health, Yoga, International Yoga Day

Yoga is more than just hitting the mat

Its essence really needs to be understood to avail of its real benefits.