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Chidambaram had only planned to hack off the man’s right arm. He was aiming for the shoulder, but instead the sickle had sliced through the upper arm, its sharp tip entering the ribs. The severed arm had dropped near his feet. He kicked it away, grabbed the sickle and fled. As he ran, he heard the man’s scream...

बेशक घटना होनी और अनहोनी के बीच बहस में टंगी थी, मगर दिलचस्प ज़रूर थी. भला किसी की मौत भी दिलचस्प हो सकती है? किसी की मौत...

Musa had just delivered a magnificent sermon and was pleased with himself. ‘O Musa is there anyone more learned than you?’ asked his enraptured audience. ‘It is true, I am the most learned,’ said Musa proudly, forgetting that knowledge without humility is no knowledge at all. For his arrogance he was...

हमारे आज के लेखन मंच के लेखक पवन कुमार श्रीवास्तव, महुवा चैनल के धारावाहिक ‘भाग न बांचे कोई’ के लिए कथा,पटकथा लेखन, ज़ी टीवी...

प्रिय श्रीमती गांधी, ‘वास्तविक’ इंदिरा गांधी को ढूंढ़ने की जिज्ञासा क्या बेकार है? दोनों तरफ प्रबल अभिप्रेरणाओं द्वारा...

बंटवारे के उनहत्तर साल बीतने के बाद यह यकीन करना मुश्किल है कि गांधी बंटवारे के बाद पाकिस्तान को अलग हुए भाई की तरह मानना...

What is Fake News? In the 2017 edition of its stylebook, the American non-profit Associated Press created a new entry in its manual. Titled, ‘fact checks, fake news’, the entry defines fake news as ‘the modern phenomenon of deliberate falsehoods or fiction masked as news circulating on the internet’. Concerns...

Despite the argument on machines vs humans, most experts agree that investment in human capital is important The imminent arrival of drones delivering parcels, of cars run by Google, and the looming prospect of robots taking over shop floors have led many to worry about the future of jobs. But such concerns are not...

Indira’s family did not in any way shield her from their political activities. She was initiated early into rebellion, her grandfather giving her a charkha when she was five years old. She was grabbed by their tiny hands and, rather like a family of expert swimmers might do with their youngest member, thrown into the...

(स्वदेश दीपक के मशहूर नाटक कोर्टमार्शल का एक अंश) बिकाश राय: (दबी हुई आवाज़ में बोलना शुरू करता है) सरकारी वकील मेजर पुरी...