When dynasties get nasty

India of the present seems to have rediscovered its past, at least in one respect. The Guptas and the Mauryas, the Cholas and the Chalukyas, the Pallavas or the Rajputs or such other vintage royal lineages have their modern mirror images, replete with kept kingdoms, fawning courtiers, unbridled power, private armies, palace intrigues and all such trappings Continue Reading

Saddened cheers

We, along with our readers, pay our humble homage to the great sons of India who suffered to make the nation-free, it was suffering unalloyed by any quid pro quo, if there was any such quid pro quo, it was incarceration, torture, humiliation and incapacitation. Continue Reading