Partition Voices: tales of despair, longing, violence and hope

BY SUKANT DEEPAK Jaipur-- In the archive of memory which has enough place for small details disguising bigger stories and offering a variety of experiences, Aanchal...

Does the Indian Constitution need a revamp? No, rule legal experts

By Vikas Datta Jaipur--Does the rise of judicial activism, the conflict between the judiciary and the executive and the inability of parliament to properly carry...

Trump’s victory no disruption, but system’s attempt to preserve itself

By Vikas Dutta Jaipur--Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election, deemed the biggest disruption among a string of similar unprecedented, unexpected developments, is actually...

Disappointed with Bollywood songs demeaning women: Prasoon Joshi

By Vikas Datta Jaipur-- Acclaimed lyricist, screenwriter and ad guru Prasoon Joshi is "disappointed" with both Bollywood songs demeaning women as well as the common...

Correct misconceptions about Partition to allow healing

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR-- Much of the toxic memories and legacies around Partition in 1947, which continue to create bad blood even seven decades later...

The Foreign Correspondent – a vanishing breed?

By Vikas Datta Jaipur-- With social media, intended to bring people around the world closer, ironically serving as instrument of the backlash against globalisation, one...

The Peace to End All Peace: Terrifying rise of ethnic nationalism after WW-I

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR--Nationalism got a fillip in the aftermath of World War I as several empires disintegrated and new nations were born, but an...

So-called experts behind all problems, don’t trust them: Uncertainty, randomness guru

By Vikas Datta Jaipur-- People would be better of trusting experts like dentists and plumbers, and even rickshaw-pullers rather than economists or bureaucrats, whose incompetence...

After Karan Johar, Kajol takes on growing intolerance in India

JAIPUR-- After filmmaker Karan Johar's remark on growing intolerance in the country, actress Kajol on Saturday said there was "insensitivity" in India and that...

Writers brought out horrors of Partition more than historians

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR-- Writers, like Saadat Hasan Manto, brought out the horrors of Partition much more vividly than historians, but the need now is...
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