‘The ignorant, self-anointed evangelists of Hinduism can’t write a one-page essay on the essential tenets of Hinduism’

While the BJP and RSS monetise a mutant, even militant, form of Hinduism under Narendra Modi, it has fallen upon non-sangh politicians, intellectuals and scholars (schooled properly in the Jawaharlal Nehru …

Has Shashi Tharoor come up with the best definition (so far) for ‘Achhe Din’?

Shashi Tharoor‘s felicity with the English language is, frankly, തുരക്കല്‍. So, Akash Banerjee, the AB of the six-inch screen, flips the switch and asks the Thiruvananthapuram MP, who dreams in highly accented English, the …

The question Shashi Tharoor should really ask: “Why should the PM force a common woman in Tamil Nadu or Bengal to speak Hindi in India?”

Shashi Tharoor is like Kim Kardashian for a new breed of aspirational Indians trying to outgrow Chetan Bhagat. Whatever Tharoor says (or doesn’t) “breaks” whatever little echo chamber they inhabit on the internet. Be …