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Editorial Note – The Fear of Ideas

The fear of ideas Indian Express The long winter of intolerance shows no signs of thawing. The script remains the same: Offence, weaponised, is ranged against ideas and intellectuals. The latest to be threatened with death and violence is academic and…

Why are we silent on the grave threat to Kancha Ilaiah?

Written by Vidya Bhushan Rawat The professor must be provided all the security that he needs and those threatening to kill him must be prosecuted. Professor Kancha Ilaiah While it is nobody’s suggestion that India was a tolerant land some three…

WHAT IS SOCIAL SMUGGLING?

By Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd The concept Social Smuggling I coined in my book Post-Hindu India (Sage 2009) has generated a law and order issue, created by the Arya Vysya organizations of the two Telugu States. The Vysya Associations have issued…

A Seminar on Indian English Day

A Seminar on Indian English DayThe  ‘Indian English Day’ will be celebrated at the Arts College, Osmania University, on 5th October 2016, at 3.30 PM, in Seminar Hall, participate in a big way. Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd I am An Unconquered Lam…

O, Bharatiya Brahmins poem

  O  BHARATIYA BRAHMINS O Brahmins of Bharath and the World You want to crucify me Knowing that I can’t resurrect, As I am not Jesus Christ. But, I will follow that Star, As I am an Indian shepherd. I…