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Loud mobs and silent rulers

So, imagine this: you are a young man getting on with your daily life when someone from your religious community, caste or ethnic group comes ...

Prejudice on the table

There are many things that make me despair about us Indians, or, indeed, us desis, i.e. subcontinentals. 

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Layers of time

A city's relationship to its past is an odd thing. Different cultures engage in very different ways with their histories, 

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How history works

History makes fools out of pompous and vainglorious leaders and regimes. If there's one city that drives home this point today,

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