India

modi

Modi’s muted response to China is infuriating Indians

June 23, 2020 9:34 am

Xi has clearly bided his time and has chosen an optimum time to act

india china

Will India finally learn its lesson on China?

June 18, 2020 10:44 am

Every romantic theory of solidarity is good until men are bludgeoned and thrown in ditches and warships rammed

india

China is testing India — and the world

June 18, 2020 12:26 am

Its show of strength won’t stop in the Himalayas

india

Will India and China go to war?

June 17, 2020 5:13 pm

The first Asian conflict of the Asian century

porch

The renaissance of the porch

May 17, 2020 12:28 pm

You could not ask for a more perfect COVID cloister

ravi shankar

For Ravi Shankar, music was a sort of religion

April 9, 2020 3:04 pm

Indian Sun: The Life and Music of Ravi Shankar by Oliver Craske reviewed

US-Indo alliance

The possibilities of a US-Indo alliance are YUGE

February 24, 2020 7:24 am

It is in Trump and Modi’s shared interest to break some China

india

Birth of a nation

February 21, 2020 9:57 am

India’s Founding Moment: The Constitution of a Most Surprising Democracy by Madhav Khosla reviewed

east india

Bad company

October 1, 2019 2:15 pm

The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company by William Dalrymple reviewed

algeria

Algeria reminds us that the current of colonization doesn’t always run just one way

September 5, 2019 9:38 am

It was North Africans who did much of the conquering of north Britain for the Romans

authoritarianism kashmir

From Hong Kong to Kashmir, a new authoritarianism is on the rise

August 15, 2019 11:25 am

The West must offer more than empty phrases of condemnation

modi netanyahu india

Why is no one boycotting India?

August 9, 2019 11:17 am

Given the annexation of Jammu and Kashmir, shouldnt Modi be getting the Israel treatment?

britain

Donald Trump is the best prime minister Britain never had

August 6, 2019 8:09 am

The orange man succeeds where the mandarins failed

modi jammu and kashmir

Modi’s ideological project in Jammu and Kashmir

August 5, 2019 8:36 am

Curfews, internet shutdowns and house arrests: is this the ‘darkest day in Indias democracy?

modi netanyahu

Modi and Netanyahu are Asia’s odd couple

June 19, 2019 11:44 am

The forgotten ironies of the India-Israel alliance

narendra modi

Narendra Modi is the powerful leader India craves

May 25, 2019 10:17 am

He spearheads large projects that project his image across India in a presidential way

bollywood bard

The Bard and Bollywood

May 7, 2019 3:24 pm

Much ado about Shakespeare in Indian cinema

delhi

Delhi notebook: Nuclear war is not around the corner

March 7, 2019 1:03 pm

Narendra Modi is soaking the country in stories of soldierly virtues

pakistan

Who’s really to blame for Pakistan’s terror attacks?

February 21, 2019 11:03 am

Imran Khan’s attempts to make peace are being deliberately thwarted

gandhi hitler

Gandhi on Hitler: ‘I do not believe him to be as bad as he is portrayed’

October 11, 2018 10:45 pm

Gandhi: The Years That Changed the World: 1914–1948 by Ramachandra Guha reviewed

Does anybody care about persecuted Muslims?

March 28, 2018 11:24 pm

Anti-Christian persecution, for so long a great untold story, has started to gain the world’s attention. But the suffering of…