Bhagat singh

Why does Bhagat Singh seem to get so much more popular attention than Rajguru, Sukhdev or even Batukeshwar Dutt? Photo: Hindustan Times

The selective memory of nations

4 min read . 20 Jan 2017
Photo: Hindustan Times<br />

Lessons from Bhagat Singh

4 min read . 07 Mar 2016
Playwright Girish Karnad and others hold posters of JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar at a protest meet in Bengaluru. Putting a face to a movement helps it come alive for the people, it helps capture the imagination. Photo: AP/PTI<br />

Every popular movement has a face

3 min read . 20 Feb 2016
Photo: John Moore/Getty Images/AFP <br />

Déjà View | Aryans in America

4 min read . 10 Jul 2015
A file photo of Bhagat Singh. Photo: Nehru Memorial Museum and Library<br /> (Nehru Memorial Museum and Library)

Forgotten heroes

1 min read . 13 Apr 2013
<br />Forgotten hero: Nirvaan Nadeem plays Bhagat Singh. <br />

The lost son of Lahore

3 min read . 20 Jan 2012
<br />Large canvas: (top) Fool’s House, one of the works from Malevich Matters; and Dodiya in front of an artwork from an earlier show. <br />

Half-open shutters

2 min read . 05 Mar 2010
<br /> Inspired by Bhagat Singh: He not only fought for India’s freedom but also fought for a vision for post- independence India based on equitable distribution of resources and a just society based on equ<br />

Freedom to study | Anil Sadgopal

5 min read . 14 Aug 2009