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Why the battle for Sanskrit needs to be joined

'It is a great misfortune that the Nehruvian Stalinists of India have colluded with the grand project of demeaning and destroying Sanskrit.' 'Today, the number of Sanskritists in India is low, and......

Eminently funny historians

All those of us who care about books should welcome the appointment, as head of the Indian Council of Historical Research, of Yellapragada Sudarshan Rao. This is not because Rao has so far......

'Narendra Modi is trying to re-invent himself'

Academicians Lloyd and Susanne Rudolph, who were on Monday presented with Padma Bhushan award, predict significant changes in Indian politics if Aam Aadmi Party performs well in the Lok Sabha......

How these two Harvard professors made India their second home

Lloyd and Sussane Rudolph -- two University of Chicago professors who started studying Indian politics in the 1950s, have been named the winners of the Padma Bhushan Award. The Rudophs -- Lloyd and......

COLUMN: If you're so smart, why aren't you rich?

The true creators of the knowledge that lead to very, very successful companies do not often financially benefit from the knowledge they create and disseminate, writes Ajit Balakrishnan Next time......
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Lit fests allow civilised debate

On Republic Day, I attended the concluding day of a four-day literature festival in Kolkata. I had flown to the city from Jaipur after... ...

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Amma Maaligai begins humming with activity

CHENNAI: Several of the city's civic projects are now being planned not in the heritage Ripon Buildings, seat of Corporation of Chennai, but within... ...

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Why the battle for Sanskrit needs to be joined

'It is a great misfortune that the Nehruvian Stalinists of India have colluded with the grand project of demeaning and destroying Sanskrit.'... ...

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The miniature goes global

Nealry two generations of Pakistani artists have experimented with the traditional genre of miniature art; some have even gone on to expand its... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/the-miniature-goes-global/117078.html
A beautiful life of themind

Susanne Rudolph, the William Benton Distinguished Service Professor Emerita of Political Science at the University of Chicago, passed away in... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/susanne-rudolph-beautiful-life-mind-221000471.html

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