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A file photo of Althea Gibson. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

A tennis tale

4 min read . 18 Jul 2015
After the latest round of general elections, according to a report by the University College London, there are now 42 non-white MPs in the House of Commons. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Déjà View | A non-resident comrade

4 min read . 30 May 2015
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Déjà View |The Curse of Malcha?

4 min read . 02 May 2015
Scouting might seem like a frivolous thing for a freedom fighter to be involved in. But Madan Mohan Malaviya appears to have been that sort of person: a most peculiar polymath. Photo: PTI <br />

A peculiar polymath

4 min read . 27 Dec 2014
This incident is a valuable lesson and a perspective on violence that we have not only forgotten but actively try to repress at every opportunity. Photo: Reuters<br />

Not safe for work

4 min read . 21 Dec 2014
Jawaharlal Nehru had in early 20th century found Ireland’s Sinn Fein movement similar to extremist movements in India.<br />

My enemy’s enemy

4 min read . 22 Nov 2014
You can imagine my endless dismay at the recent news that the Government of India is now planning to remove several hundreds of obsolete laws and regulations from our lawbooks. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint<br />

Obsolete laws but awesome

4 min read . 25 Oct 2014
More importantly, the First World War was a tipping point of sorts when it comes to one statistic that many are thinking of these days: civilian casualties. Photo: AFP<br />

The honour of World War I

4 min read . 09 Aug 2014
Next year Gandhi’s statue will share space with Churchill’s memorial in Parliament Square. Gandhi will sit, or stand, a stone’s throw from a building in which he was reviled not that long ago. Photo: AFP<br />

Déjà View | Inconvenient truths

4 min read . 11 Jul 2014
According to Nehru’s biographer Benjamin Zachariah, ‘National Herald’ was born out of Nehru’s political frustrations in the mid-1930s. Photo: Getty Images<br />

Déjà View | A Nehruvian tragedy

4 min read . 28 Jun 2014
In the interim, immigrants had to deal with horrific experiences just to make even a meagre living. Photo: AFP<br />

Déjà View | Entry not approved

4 min read . 12 May 2014
Over the many dozens of editions of ‘Cubiclenama’ I have badgered my fellow cubiclists to find ways of injecting excitement and enjoyable turbulence into their professional and personal lives. Photo: Mint<br />

Goodbye Cubiclenama

4 min read . 25 Apr 2014
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