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INDIA’S TRINITY

Cover Story

The nation in the grip of three ideas of leadership ~ by S Prasannarajan

Stories in this issue

Remembering Suzette Jordan

What is life like for a rape survivor, after she chooses to identify the crime and battle its perpetrators? Not quite what one anticipates in the case of Suzette Jordan, gang-raped one night in…

MODI, RAHUL, KEJRIWAL: THREE IDEAS OF LEADERSHIP

Ten months ago, it was not exactly Weimar India, though those who still cannot come to terms with Narendra Modi on Raisina Hill are capable of such retroactive adjectives. What was missing then was…

TO CATCH A NEUTRINO

A neutrino is an elusive particle, but not for want of numbers. Every cubic centimetre of the universe has around 330 of them. So bring two fingers together until they almost touch, imagine 330 dots…

Modi on Build-India Spree

On the night of 3 February, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a dinner for a group of fund managers and financial institutions who together possess and manage trillions of dollars in assets…

BEASTLY TALES AND BAN MANIACS

Central to the film India’s Daughter is an interview in Tihar jail, Delhi, with Mukesh Singh, rapist and driver of the bus aboard which a 23-year-old medical student was brutally gangraped and…

The Shock and Awe Blogger

If there is anything more interesting than the controversies that Justice Markandey Katju stokes (or wishes to) by way of blog posts, then it is the comments made by people there. Take his latest…

The Apple Watch

It’s that time of the year again, when the world awaits the release of the latest products from the Apple stable, but this time, instead of its phone, all attention is focused on a watch, the tech…

Observe Coalition Dharma in Kashmir Please

Kashmir experts of the stature of Professor Sumantra Bose have called the alliance between the BJP and the PDP— two unlikely coalition partners—to govern the state of Jammu & Kashmir a historic…

Misa Bharti

If you want to be someone that Harvard University invites as a speaker, then there is some degree of effort required. Like a lifetime of diligence and making a mark in an area of expertise. Misa…

The Pharma Phenom

Mukesh Ambani is the poster-boy of India’s ultra-rich. His father, Dhirubhai Ambani, the founder of Reliance Industries, was a self-made entrepreneur, and while Mukesh had a hand in scaling up the…