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A Temple for Romila Thapar?
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A Temple for Romila Thapar?

Jyotirmaya Tripathy- September 12, 2019

Whether Thapar herself engineered this revolt or manipulated her bhakts in JNUTA to go ballistic the way they did is anybody’s guess. But prima facie ... Read More

Left-Liberals as passionate reactionaries- Deconstructing the Romila Thapar incident
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Left-Liberals as passionate reactionaries- Deconstructing the Romila Thapar incident

Anirban Chanda and Yashowardhan Tiwari- September 4, 2019

We submit that the left liberal academia has to stop pretending like a touch-me-not plant. Instead, we propose the idea that in an ideological war ... Read More

Defining Urban Naxal: A Tribute to Prof. Romila Thapar
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Defining Urban Naxal: A Tribute to Prof. Romila Thapar

Akhilesh Pathak- October 20, 2018

One must pay attention to the fact that the global challenge against India on various fronts needs to be understood from a wider perspective, one ... Read More

History, Pride and Textbooks
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History, Pride and Textbooks

Santhi Pasumarthi- December 17, 2015

History has dark and bright sides. It can hurt and it can inspire. But at the end, it can only make our understanding better and ... Read More

Contemporary Evangelism and the Resurrection of the Colonial Politics of Race, Caste and Religion
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Contemporary Evangelism and the Resurrection of the Colonial Politics of Race, Caste and Religion

Ranojay Bhattacharya- November 14, 2015

‘’The modern writing of Indian history developed during the last two centuries. The needs of these times had encouraged the adoption of certain attitudes and ... Read More