4 min read.Updated: 02 Feb 2020, 10:24 PM ISTManu Joseph
Political focus is a zero-sum game and truly important matters can’t rival those of identity
Three weeks in January I was in New Zealand, a place of such relentless pastoral beauty that its stray patches of ugliness turned out to be golf courses. There was so much street joy, as people kissed, ran, biked and hiked. From there, if you followed the most important news in India, you would think India, too, has solved all its problems of basic survival and is therefore obsessed with useless issues.