Jawed Naqvi

Hypocrisy’s penalty corner

Hypocrisy’s penalty corner

Reality should never be obscured by other outrages, including the abominable working conditions of Asian workers in Qatar. Updated 22 Nov, 2022 08:27am
Media and their marching tunes

Media and their marching tunes

One can only hope that Rahul Gandhi does not have to pay an Imran Khan-like price or attract the wrong headlines. Updated 08 Nov, 2022 08:18am
After the celebrations are over

After the celebrations are over

Sunak swore on the Gita to be loyal to the sovereign who is sworn to defend the Church of England. Updated 01 Nov, 2022 08:03am
Are Muslims the only victims?

Are Muslims the only victims?

How did they dance their way into the BJP and how do they feel about being there in an era of lynching, public flogging and daily Updated 11 Oct, 2022 07:47am
Un-stirring the sugar in the milk

Un-stirring the sugar in the milk

A feature of Hindutva is that it seeks to destroy alternative explorations of Hindu traditions and their multilayered lore. Published 04 Oct, 2022 07:32am
A sense of history would help

A sense of history would help

The trouble ahead for Rahul will be that he has so far been applauded in the friendlier states. Updated 20 Sep, 2022 09:19am
Is India-Pakistan peace around?

Is India-Pakistan peace around?

If the horse befriends the grass, it could face starvation. Hatred for Pakistan has been an article of faith with Hindutva. Updated 13 Sep, 2022 09:33am
As Bond saw Kennedy’s appeal

As Bond saw Kennedy’s appeal

A Congress leader quit the party the other day, not the first in a flurry of departures in recent years. Published 06 Sep, 2022 10:28am
The masses bringing change?

The masses bringing change?

It could be crucial that while ushering in a new party chief, Congress leaders also define what they meant when they called for Published 30 Aug, 2022 08:23am
The colonial school curriculum

The colonial school curriculum

How one reads the past can depend on diverse factors, including early tuitions at home and from the pulpit. Updated 16 Aug, 2022 10:05am
The Indian Muslim dilemma

The Indian Muslim dilemma

The post-1947 dilemmas present in the minds of India’s Muslims and wonders as to what Gandhi would have thought of them today. Updated 14 Aug, 2022 11:41am
The Indian Muslim Dilemma

The Indian Muslim Dilemma

The post-1947 dilemmas present in the minds of India’s Muslims today and ironically wonders as to what Jinnah, Gandhi and Nehru... Updated 14 Aug, 2022 11:20am
War or peace, truth suffers

War or peace, truth suffers

Peacetime is no longer a safe sanctuary for the ill-fated truth against being exchanged for something more expedient. Updated 09 Aug, 2022 10:59am