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Atul K Thakur


Author is a New Delhi-based columnist with keen interest in South Asian affairs. Also, he works on public policy.

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POLITICS | 3-minute read

Why Akali Dali chief Sukhbir Singh Badal has to fight to stay politically relevant

After Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa was declared ‘elected’ president of SAD in the...

POLITICS | 4-minute read

Why we need to be pragmatic with China

The stakes are huge in terms of national security and economic choices India...

VOICES | 2-minute read

Lockdown Love: When their eyes locked during lockdown

Gathering all his guts, Rex extended a paw towards her. Just when they were...

VARIETY | 4-minute read

How UGC's adamance on college exams shows govt's disconnect with the youth

When the government had announced the lockdown, students left their books,...

POLITICS | 7-minute read

Vikas Dubey: Brahmin Tiger, Thakur Tussle

Brahmins of UP have been nursing a perceived wound since 2017 on an...

VARIETY | 7-minute read

DailyOh! Has Ashok Gehlot fuelled Sachin Pilot’s rebellion, to the rise of Pilot Senior

What looks to be clear for now is that Ashok Gehlot can run the government...

POLITICS | 6-minute read

How the fight over control of Buddhism will impact India-China relations

The development of the Buddhist Circuit is not a knee-jerk reaction to...

POLITICS | 2-minute read

How Ladakh row could speed up Indo-US intel sharing

The 2020 standoff will not lead to an Indo-US military alliance but it will...

POLITICS | 5-minute read

How China lost a friend in Ladakh

Post-Covid-19, China is facing great internal difficulties, why pick fights...

VARIETY | 2-minute read

Five-star food delivery in the ‘new normal’

When an industry leader of the stature of Taj Hotels enters the fray with its...