Makarand R Paranjape

The author is a poet, and Professor of English, JNU



JNU: End of the Romance

Joining Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was like crossing the road. Literally. The year was 1999. I was Associate Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at IIT, Delhi (IIT-D)….







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All religions are not equal

Out of the blue, an acquaintance suddenly asked, “Tell me, is there a heaven and hell?” Taken aback, I counter-questioned, “Do you mean, are they real places, like Delhi or…



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Hindu Economics

Much ink, thankfully little blood, has been spent on the travails of demonetization. No doubt some of the shock, especially suffered by daily-wage earners and those without bank accounts or…