Sat, Feb 17 2018. 08 38 AM IST
‘Disgrace’, among the greatest novels in English, may not be as acclaimed if it were published today. What options are writers who want to explore uncomfortable subjects left with in our age?
Sat, Feb 10 2018. 08 39 AM IST
There is peace in giving up, especially what we once wanted with all our heart. The quitters of love, too, claim such a joy. They look forward to a life where they do not seek love any more
Fri, Jan 26 2018. 03 30 PM IST
These days all dietitians are compassionate, but does this approach work?
Sat, Jan 20 2018. 11 16 AM IST
We do not know what we are when we are global, we have a better grasp over ourselves when we see ourselves as creations of what our hometowns taught us to love and hate
Sat, Jan 13 2018. 08 32 AM IST
Couples see their own marriages in novels, movies and TED talks. The one place they do not look is in politics
Sat, Dec 23 2017. 12 00 PM IST
Is hope the wrong reason we do the right things? Is it possible to liberate our reasoning from hope?
Sat, Dec 16 2017. 08 36 AM IST
Are they better than us, more empathetic and moral, or are they only intoxicated by an idea? Is there any idealist in the history of humanity who has achieved his end?
Sat, Dec 09 2017. 09 01 AM IST
Do children have a right to mourn? What must we do when someone dear to them departs? What happens when a child sees a corpse?
Sat, Nov 25 2017. 08 46 AM IST
Is envy always only between equals? And how must we deal with the envy of those who love us? Has democracy transformed how we envy?
Sat, Nov 18 2017. 08 32 AM IST
Some indecent thoughts of decent men; why men harass, why men don’t harass