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Aditya Sinha

  • Made in America

    Why blame the prime minister alone? He never would have had the courage to push the latest policy measures unless he had the tacit cooperation of the BJP.

    Sunday, 16 September 2012 - 10:00am
  • India sinking

    Frankly, nothing is going to move in this country (except for prices, upwards) for the next few years. Not many of us expect that 2014 will bring us a purposeful and politically sound government.

    Sunday, 9 September 2012 - 10:00am
  • 9/11 as post-modernist post-colonialism

    Maybe we wouldn’t get bogged down in this post-modernist critique of a post-modernist critique if it weren’t for the fact that the book is not a fun read by any means.

    Sunday, 2 September 2012 - 10:00am
  • Police-opolis

    They say the former commissioner did a commendable job of containing a situation that could have gotten worse. This is equivalent to saying that Narendra Modi did a commendable job controlling the 2002 Gujarat riots because more could have died.

    Sunday, 26 August 2012 - 10:00am
  • Distant thunder

    The entire Northeast is still mostly in economic doldrums even though the PM of the last nine years is supposed to represent it.

    Sunday, 19 August 2012 - 10:00am
  • Mary Kom for President?

    In boxing, you get to the top via a series of worthy opponents. Unfortunately, dynastic arrogance precludes counting anyone as a worthy opponent.

    Sunday, 12 August 2012 - 10:00am
  • The other motherland

    Though I’m culturally indebted to London, I haven’t visited there in decades because my daughter, who was a student there last year, says it’s frighteningly expensive.

    Sunday, 5 August 2012 - 10:00am
  • The soundtrack of our lives

    The film is basically of the genre of buddy-movies, a rollercoaster of emotions capped by an elephant making the ultimate sacrifice for his friend (who was ready to run off with some chick).

    Sunday, 22 July 2012 - 10:00am
  • Aditya Sinha: Gangs of Raisina Hill (part 1)

    There’s the scene in Gangs of Wasseypur where Sardar Khan seduces a Bengali woman, but this ultimately has dire consequences for him. I’m not drawing any parallels to real life.

    Sunday, 15 July 2012 - 10:00am
  • All the President's identities

    Opponents have often charged Obama with being cold, calculating and even cynical. Is it true?

    Sunday, 8 July 2012 - 10:00am