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Of democracy, impunity and autocracy

P S Raghavan Sanctions do not have a place in international law, except with UN approval. But they have become commonplace weapons in the diplomatic armoury of countries. The social media...

Decoding ancient Indian history

Nanditha Krishna The Uttiramerur inscription is excellent inscriptional evidence of local democracy and administration during the time of the Cholas. We are told that there were no historians in ancient India:...

Wind of Change

Fr Paul Lelen Haokip The present is best understood by knowing the past. What we call ‘the present’ will also become the ‘past’ with the wind of change. Change is the...

The coming of age of the BJP ‘Karyakarta’

The worker is no longer another humble element which appears and recedes depending on the circumstances. Radhika Ramaseshan The “karyakarta” (worker) is a cogwheel in an intricate machine assembly interlacing the...