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Judging the judiciary
India’s Supreme Court in the age of neoliberalism.
The poetics of a holy death
By Rini Barman
A new collection of poems on Benaras explores the city’s depth and complexity.
Reading the nation in war
A review of Gita Viswanath’s book on Indian military literature and Hindi war cinem...
Lines of control
What cinematic representations of the Line of Control say about Indo-Pak relations an...
Between Qaum and the nation
Faisal Devji traces the development of Muslim nationalism and makes provocative claim...
The Accidental Prime Minister: Revelation or betrayal?
By Ajaz Ashraf
A recent book on former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has created controversy in Indi...
Diabolic designs and demonic actions
Subash Gatade’s books uncover the correlations between resurgent Hindutva and the a...
Community and belonging in Indian Jewish literature
Indian Jews have contributed culturally despite their small, and dwindling, numbers.