True History

By Navaratna S Rajaram

Alexander’s Mythical Indian Victory

Like the Aryan invasion, Alexander’s ‘victorious campaign’ is a colonial e....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Dhimmitude in India

Dhimmitude is a relatively recent concept among Islamic scholars though it has p....

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By B V Rudhraya

Saba Naqvi: gatekeeping Indian history

5 minute read With the BJP government returning for a second successive term ....

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By Dahya Patel

Misuse of Article 35A against Hindus by the Jammu & Kashmir state

8 minute read The Jammu and Kashmir(J&K) state government has misused Art....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Water Crisis: Feast and Famine

6 minute read There is a line in the famous poem The Rime of the Ancient Mari....

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Books

By Abhinav Agarwal

The Myth of Dalit-Muslim Unity

5 minute read Growth of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in India, K. S.....

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By B V Rudhraya

Faith or Fanaticism?

7 minute read Understanding Islam through Hadis: Religious faith or fanaticis....

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By B V Rudhraya

Time for Stock Taking: a 2019 view

10 minute read One of the good things about writing a book review is that you....

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Heritage

By Krishen Kak

Mother India and Modern India: the Mother Tongues or English?

Each and every window in the house of language opens to a different landscape an....

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By Krishen Kak

Pilgrimage and the Construction of Bhārat

The conventional understanding of Indian identity – and one that is still taug....

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By Krishen Kak

The Idea of India

The idea of India is a conception often credited by our English-speaking “se....

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Concepts

By B V Rudhraya

Why Indian Liberals Do Not Leave

9 minute read We are now almost two months post the Lok Sabha 2019 elections ....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Changing Face of India Studies in the West

2 May 2019 | 13 minute read A Personal Account: Indology with its colonial roo....

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By B V Rudhraya

Feminism and the Indian Army

30 December 2018 | 7 minute read In the previous part, we explored feminism ....

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