Sat, Jun 24 2017. 08 42 AM IST
The village is not a place, but a mind. Identity is everything to a villager. The villager does not live in villages alone. Cities are filled with village minds.
Sat, Jun 17 2017. 08 05 AM IST
Is fake news an influence, or is it a reflection of who we are?
Sat, Jun 10 2017. 09 36 AM IST
A great novel fabricates a probable and absorbing story, it distorts real events, manufactures entertainment, it invents pace and conflates many real humans into a few characters, but still it has to tell us truths
Fri, May 26 2017. 02 24 PM IST
Motivation is a thriving and growing industry. Millions listen to the most popular inspirational lectures, but do they ever realize what is going on?
Fri, May 19 2017. 01 04 PM IST
As children spend summer vacations preparing for the serious business of life, are they losing their ability to practise boredom?
Fri, May 12 2017. 11 57 AM IST
With people like Tristan Harris, a former Google product philosopher, advocating for technology to be more ethical, the question is whether the choice lies with designers or users?
Fri, May 05 2017. 04 43 PM IST
Immortality might be hard to achieve in the next few decades, but longevity spanning two centuries might be probable. It would create new problems
Fri, Apr 28 2017. 12 11 PM IST
Most of the women drawn to the right started their adult lives with no strong political views but a crush on Narendra Modi and bitter personal experiences with some liberals seem to have tipped them
Fri, Apr 21 2017. 02 29 PM IST
Most of modern spirituality is the phenomenon of millions of sane people imitating the insane
Fri, Apr 07 2017. 12 25 PM IST
It is amusing that Aadhaar has remained optional for the poor, and has become mandatory for people whose survival does not depend on the government
Fri, Mar 31 2017. 04 40 PM IST
The posh and the nice have never felt more excluded from India, or more threatened
Thu, Mar 23 2017. 05 03 PM IST
Love, and the advantages of being ordinary