Articles by Rakesh Mehar
Who will take over as state party President depends on the caste calculus with which the Congress is approaching the 2018 elections.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 19:18
Till we abandon the moral view of rape in terms of lust, depravity and shame, we can't get at the politics of power it represents.
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 18:39
The intensity of a strong romance gets diluted among the five stories, none of which manage to deliver a powerful emotional core.
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 15:56
Datar was responding to the Attorney General’s argument that Aadhaar being made compulsory should not be an issue.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 20:11
What’s worrying is that the UIDAI seems to always be in denial mode over security concerns.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 13:16
Santhosh has long distrusted Yeddyurappa for putting his caste loyalties ahead of the party’s best interest, say party sources.
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 13:13
Anti-liquor protests are not new to Tamil Nadu, but the scale and intensity of protests have grown greatly in recent months.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 17:57
Dr Mahadevan has been treating HIV-positive persons for long, and donates a large portion of his fee to various causes.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 18:35
The film puts a blind couple at the centre of the narrative, only to use them as moral mirrors for the able-bodied characters on screen.
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 14:44
Darshan as the eponymous Chakravarthy plays out the done-to-death role of the good man who goes outside the law for society and country.
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 16:17