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Fragments from Republic Day

simantini krishnan The annual spectacle of India's Republic Day parade brought to the fore the triumphs and tensions of the contemporary Indian nation. The presence of Barack Obama by the side of India's constitutional and political figureheads ... The Statesman, 1 month ago

Of comrades and combatants

Simantini Krishnan Former comrades who built the anti-corruption platform under the leadership of Anna Hazare are en route to a face-off against one another in the Delhi Assembly elections. The BJP's decision to field Kiran Bedi as its chief ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Competing narratives from France

simantini krishnan The outpourings of solidarity with Charlie Hebdo have generated an interesting counter-narrative. Liberal commentators in India and the West have taken this opportunity to point out how institutionalised Islamophobia promoted ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

BJP delegation meet slain woman's family

delegation led by its state women's wing president Simantini Jena today visited house of the woman who was killed by a group, allegedly comprising supporters of the ruling BJD at Panturi village under Jenapur police station in Jajpur district. The delegation ...
 Business Standard1 month ago BJP Mahila Morcha president pays visit to woman assaulted by BJD activists  The Statesman1 month ago

Governance rides a flight of fancy

simantini krishnan Anand Bodas, a delegate at the Indian Science Congress in Mumbai, delivered a lengthy speech on aerodynamic technology in ancient India. According to the noted scientist, aircrafts fashioned by a sage during the Vedic age were ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Why Left must balance Right

simantini krishnan In the first Lok Sabha elections of 1951, the Congress Party emerged victorious with 45 per cent of the vote share. The communists and socialists polled approximately 25 per cent of votes, while the Jan Sangh secured 3 per ...
 The Statesman2 months ago

The dilemma facing Pakistan

simantini krishnan In the aftermath of the Peshawar killings, there is much talk of a paradigm shift in Pakistan's approach to terrorism on its soil. The official position, which distinguished good terrorism from bad, underwent a swift ...
 The Statesman2 months ago

Whither achhe din?

simantini krishnan It may be only six months since the Modi government took office amidst optimism and good cheer, but the number of red flags are already far too many. Official discourse has alternated between communal rhetoric and damage ...
 The Statesman2 months ago

BJP holds Bhumi Pujan for Amit Shah rally

BJP on Friday organised a groundbreaking ceremony (Bhumi Pujan) at the Unit-6 ground for the Mahasangram Samavesh to be addressed by the party's national president Amit Shah, who would visit the State on January 6. Vedic rituals were conducted at ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago
Times of India

Unmasking the reality

"Drishtikanya depicts a universal truth. The play is a telling account of how truth is often compromised to keep up the pretence of a sophisticated society," says a review by The Hindu. "When a person begins to see people for what they are, ...
 Times of India2 months ago
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