Indian History

Akhand Bharat – who ruined it?

For a change, and comfortingly, the India media is not debating about some famous actor’s megalomaniac ego being bruised in an American airport, or some spent item girl’s televised dating treasures. For a change, and comfortingly, they are debating furiously about who was responsible for the Partition, about who made the first move. It is […]

Massacring Mahatma

It’s the flavour of the season to write or talk about Gandhi. In India and elsewhere, every writer worth his salt has to write a piece about Gandhi, what with magazines dedicating cover stories and movies eulogising his principles these days. I, an aspiring one, has also been pushed to the corner to prove that […]