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CP Surendran

CP Surendran

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Senior Journalist

By CP Surendran

India will face more Burhan Wanis if it keeps ignoring Kashmir's voice

The Centre is unable to integrate Kashmiris into the mainstream by means of dialogue, despite several attempts.

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Gau rakshaks, the new bull of Hindu fundamentalists

Devout gangsterism that devises its own means of justice argues for the violent cult of the cow.

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Brexit just helped ISIS get one step closer to its goal

The EU referendum proves Britain no longer speaks for the world.

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This is not about Muhammad Ali. This is about Ali and me

I watch him for his pride in standing up and taking a beating.

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Why Modi's development model may not match India's diversity

The two years of his rule have been lacklustre.

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Elections 2016 prove India is a fragile State

The choices our democracy seems to throw up cannot be called genuine.

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Defamation judgment shows India's courts put failed writers to shame

When the common man in a semi-literate country awaits justice, should lawmakers indulge in verbal diarrhoea?

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A Keralite speaks to a Somali and finds Modi is right after all

Of course, it's fishy business.

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Degree or no degree, Modi has failed this test

The PM could have owned up and said his education has been in real life experiences.

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Sri Sri and the art of leaving the Nobel Prize behind

One presumes 2014, when Malala and Satyarthi shared the honour, was the year Mr Mr rejected the offer.

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IITs will waste time with a dead language like Sanskrit

Should we lose billions of man-hours looking for the principles of quantum physics in, say, Karna Parva?

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When mythology becomes history, Gurgaon becomes Gurugram

The Hindu right-wing is endorsing superstitions.

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Letter to Arun Jaitley on Panama Papers

Sir, where's my money going, if I may ask? And why is it not coming back to me when I need it most?

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Sujith's murder hacks at Kerala's politics of bloodlust

The state's literacy rate might be high, but its tolerance threshold is low.

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India will pay for Arnab Goswami and Swapan Dasgupta's nationalism

If a poll is done on the trust quotient of media now, or the government or the judiciary, you are likely to find it at its lowest ebb.

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Why Mother India in jeans haunts Modi bhakts

There is a very thin line between ideologies like nationalism and fundamentalism.

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India should finally let Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose die

There is nothing preventing the government from running a DNA test on the freedom fighter's ashes.

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Quentin Tarantino must quit taking the bullet after Hateful Eight

Infantile dependency on guns as a film-making tool shoots the director in him dead.

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A posthumous interview with Rohith Vemula

I am not blaming anyone. I am not bitter.

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Why justice was not done to Salman Khan

Would have been better to pull up the civic body and directing the opaque institution to keep its footpaths free of sleepers and squatters.

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