Monday, September 16, 2019

Sandeep Balakrishna

Writer, author, and translator. Author of the bestselling "Tipu Sultan: The Tyrant of Mysore," "The Madurai Sultanate: A Concise History," and "Seventy Years of Secularism." English translator of Dr. S L Bhyrappa's blockbuster Kannada novel, "Aavarana".

Profiling Narendra Modi’s Critics

Note: This is a guest article by Sri Narasimha. India’s honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the person people love to hate. Of course he does have his supporters and...

Kamal Hassan Seeks Arvind Kejriwal’s Help to Wear a Crown of Thorns

Kamal Haasan and Arvind Kejriwal should get married. Both are accomplished practitioners of the same profession of playacting. The former has honed his onscreen acting skills over years while the...

The Chronicles of a Lapsed Marxist

In response to the Karnataka state unit of the BJP Yuva Morcha, which sent him a legal notice, alleged historian Ramachandra Guha reposted a link to his June 2017...

The Gauri Lankesh Saga: When the Lush Green Western Ghats Turned Red

IN THIS SERIES Part 1: The Murder of Gauri Lankesh: Lawlessness in Karnataka Part 2: The Gauri Lankesh Saga: Erasing the Line between Kannada Literature and Politics One of the phenomena that continues...

The Gauri Lankesh Saga: Erasing the Line between Kannada Literature and Politics

Read Part 1: The Murder of Gauri Lankesh: Lawlessness in Karnataka When we trace the roots of Gauri Lankesh’s diehard love for Naxalism and Naxals, the journey takes us back...

The Murder of Gauri Lankesh: Lawlessness in Karnataka

It’s certainly a gruesome way to die right in front of your own house with multiple bullets riddling your body. That much can be said about the unfortunate murder...